Nelson Cavaquinho was in fact born one year after the date consigned on his birth certificate (October 28, 1910). His father, Brás Antônio da Silva (a tuba player from the military police band of Rio), worried about the precocious signs of a dedicated Bohemian, changed the certificate so he could enlist in the Army one year sooner.
Nelson Cavaquinho was arguably the best samba composer ever, behind Cartola. He left 600 compositions that have been recorded by some of the greatest interpreters of Brazilian music, including Ciro Monteiro, Elis Regina, Elizeth Cardoso, Chico Buarque, Guinga, Paulinho da Viola, João Bosco, Rafael Rabello, Zizi Possi, Beth Carvalho, Toquinho, Luiz Melodia, Maria Bethânia, Leny Andrade, Clara ...
48) Nelson Cavaquinho – “A Flor e o Espinho” (1973) Nelson Cavaquinho is -together with Cartola- the most talented and prolific samba composer: he left 600 compositions that have been recorded by some of the greatest interpreters of Brazilian music.
Her repertoire mixed compositions from the older generation of composers such as Ataulfo Alves, Dorival Caymmi, and Nelson Cavaquinho with songs by younger artists such as Paulinho Viola, Paulo César Pinheiro (whom she married in 1975), and Chico Buarque.
Veloso married fellow Baiana and actress Andrea Gadelha (or Dedé) on November 21, 1967, in a ceremony that reflected the air of the counterculture era. Their son Moreno was born on November 22, 1972. On January 7, 1979, their daughter Júlia was born 3 months premature; she died 11 days later. Veloso's father died on December 13, 1983.
Biography. Milton Nascimento was born in Rio de Janeiro. His mother, Maria Nascimento, was a maid.As a baby, Nascimento was adopted by a couple who were his mother's former employers; Josino Brito Campos, a bank employee, mathematics teacher and electronic technician and Lília Silva Campos, a music teacher and choir singer.
The steamy pair married in 1969 only after a year of knowing each other. By this time Betty had already graced the cover of Miles’s 1968 album, Filles de Killimanjaro. “Mademoiselle Mabry” served as Miles’s muse as well as a very influential musician in his life.
Jan 01, 2016 · Nelson Cavaquinho – Depoimento do Poeta Relevo 1974 / 1983 - Nelson Cavaquinho played the ‘violão’, the Brazillian variety of the Spanish guitar. His real name was Nelson Antônio da Silva, he was called ‘Cavaquinho‘,...
In the 1950s she became known for her work (1956–1959) with the saxophone player Eddie Davis, particularly on the song "In the Kitchen". She was married to Stanley Turrentine and played with him from 1960 to 1969. Later, she led her own group, mostly a trio. Saxophonist Harold Vick often played with her.
Oct 13, 2009 · The two married that year, and together they adopted a child born to Fitzgerald's half-sister Frances, whom they christened Ray Browen Jr. Fitzgerald and Brown divorced in 1952. Around this time Brown was also appearing in Jazz at the Philharmonic concerts, organised by Norman Granz.