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Tom Zé

Tom Zé began his profession as well as Caetano Veloso, Gilberto Gil, Gal Costa, and Maria Bethânia. Like a composer, he affected Caetano and many more and shipped an expressive body of sort out his personal discography. A restless thinker, he was adept at contemporary erudite music experimentations, however he …

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Moraes Moreira

The founder of Os Novos Baianos, Moraes Moreira was the primary author of the group (with lyricist Luís Galvão). Departing for an extremely successful solo profession, he has documented many albums, usually fusing the wealthy folklore of Bahia with rock and roll and pop affects. He also became an ardent …

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Odair José

Odair José was perhaps one of the most successful performers in the ’70s as well as the most successful a single in the brega portion. José started being a self-taught musician, understanding how to play the violão (classical guitar), the piano, as well as the harmonica at ten. He produced …

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Teixeirinha

Composer and interpreter from the vintage “Coração de Luto,” the sertanejo (Brazilian hillbilly) designer Teixeirinha earned 13 platinum information and a Platinum Rooster (in Portugal) for his 60 recorded albums and 700 compositions. Together with his countrywide trips, he also performed throughout South and THE UNITED STATES, and European countries. …

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Radamés Gnattali

Radamés Gnattali is certainly a simple name in Brazilian music. A classically educated composer, conductor, orchestrator, and arranger, he proved helpful for a full time income in the favorite side of the business enterprise, deeply influencing Brazilian well-known music along with his preparations and conceptions through his omnipresence on the …

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Wagner Tiso

Wagner Tiso can be an internationally renowned musician whose accomplishments add a having a good effect on the rise of main vocalist Milton Nascimento, a thorough group of composed soundtracks for films, a single discography comprising 28 albums, and shows with jazz giants such as for example Edison Machado, Paulo …

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Bambu

Created in 1997 by classically educated well-known musicians, the group Bambu employs a genuine formation: harp (previous first harpist from the Municipal Movie theater, Cristina Braga), tone of voice (Barbara Lau), harmonica (José Stanek), and bass (Ricardo Medeiros). Their initial album emerged in 1998, with originals, folkloric music, and classics …

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Boca Livre

Boca Livre is among the most effective vocal/instrumental groupings in Brazil. It had been produced in 1978 by Maurício Maestro (bass/vocals), Zé Renato (violão/vocals), Cláudio Nucci (violão/vocals), and David Tygel (violão/vocals). Their initial record, Boca Livre (1979), was a best-selling record created and released separately until after that in Brazil. …

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Helena Meirelles

Helena Meirelles was created on a plantation in the center from the hinterlands from the condition of Mato Grosso carry out Sul. The pictures familiar to her since she was a kid had been of rural employees, the regular of raising huge herds of cattle, as well as the violeiros …

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Renato Piau

Renato Piau, author of around 80 tracks recorded by many Brazilian interpreters like Luís Melodia, Tim Maia, and Cássia Eller, moved to Rio de Janeiro in the first ’70s, invited by poet Torquato Neto, with whom he wrote many tracks. As a power and acoustic guitarist, Piau offers supported MPB …

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