Laurindo Almeida

    Laurindo Almeida

    • Laurindo Almeida
    Laurindo Almeida

    Laurindo Almeida

    • Laurindo Almeida

    Laurindo Almeida

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    Brazilian Jazzanova

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        During a long and uncommonly productive career, Brazilian guitarist Laurindo Almeida achieved a ubiquity in popular music that has yet to be fully recognized. Largely responsible for the Brazilian/North American "samba jazz" that would eventually catch on in the form of a musical trend known as bossa nova, he played behind dozens of well-known pop vocalists and improved the overall texture of many a studio production ensemble. One credible estimate states that Almeida contribute... Read more

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