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Carlos Barbosa-Lima


Carlos Barbosa-Lima is definitely a masterful interpreter of an array of melodic music. An excellent acoustic guitarist, Barbosa-Lima provides flavor and feeling to functions that range between Gershwin to Bach, Jobim to Debussy. But not an improviser, Barbosa-Lima continues to be featured on a thorough group of recordings for Concord’s Concerto and Picante subsidiaries. A indigenous of Brazil, Barbosa-Lima began monitoring your guitar when he was seven. Among his instructors were the important Brazilian guitarist Isaias Savio and Andrés Segovia. While still a kid, he was executing in public areas and he produced his documenting debut when he was simply 12. He initial toured america in 1967, and during 1971-1972 Barbosa-Lima performed in London and NY, gaining an internationally reputation. He resided in NY for quite some years before settling in Puerto Rico. Barbosa-Lima’s tasteful however virtuosic control of your guitar has led to consistently delightful single recitals for Concord Concerto that attract a wide market. His releases have discovered him discovering the music of Antonio Carlos Jobim, George Gershwin, Scott Joplin, Luiz Bonfá, Cole Porter, Leonard Bernstein (music from West Aspect Tale), and a number of lesser-known Brazilian composers.

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Date Of Birth December 17, 1944
Profession Professor, Guitarist
Music Songs Aquarela do Brasil, Samba De Una Nota, Cochichando, O Boto, Drume Negrita, Fantasy on a Hawaiian Lullaby, Escorregando, El Cumbancherito, Sambolero, Batucada, Ojos Brujos, Carinhoso, Angostura, Retratos-Ernesto Nazareth, Veleiro, Classical Gas, La Voz del Guiro, Solamente Una Vez, Shady Dell, Lejos del Hogar, Modinha, Maria la O, Frenesi, Perfume de Gardenia, Sigo Pensando en Ti, Um a Zero, Saturday Night at the World, Fettucini Western, La Comparsa, Cachita, Lamento Borincano, Country Idyll
Albums Music Of The Brazilian Masters, Chants for the Chief, Rhaposdy in Blue/West Side Story (Carlos Barbosa-Lima, Sharon Isbin: Guitar), Ginastera's Sonata, From Yesterday to Penny Lane, Carlos Barbosa-Lima Plays Mason Williams, Music of Luiz Bonfa and Cole Porter, Frenesi, Siboney, Carioca, Impressions, North By South
Movies Carlos Barbosa-Lima: Favorite Solos, Classic Guitar DVD Anthology

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