Laurindo Almeida composer

Laurindo Almeida, Brazilian virtuoso guitarist and composer, 77 years old.

Laurindo Almeida

Laurindo Almeida was a Brazilian virtuoso guitarist and composer. Laurindo Almeida was born on September 02, 1917 (died on July 26, 1995, Laurindo Almeida was 77 years old) . Laurindo Almeida was a Brazilian virtuoso guitaristand composer who made many recordings of enduring impact in classical jazz and Latin genres. He is widely credited with fellow artist Bud Shank for creating the fusion of Latin and jazz which came to be known as the “Jazz Samba.” Almeida was the first artist to receive Grammy Awards for both classical and jazz performances. His discography encompasses more than a hundred recordings over five decades.

When is Laurindo Almeida's next birthday?

Laurindo Almeida was born on the , which was a Sunday

When Laurindo Almeida died, Laurindo Almeida was 77 years old.

Laurindo Almeida zodiac sign was virgo.

Movies (2)

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Year Title
1965 Runaway Girl as The Guitarist . Laurindo Almeida was 47 years old
1959 Cry Tough (Sound, Original Music Composer). Laurindo Almeida was 41 years old

Place of Birth, Real Name, Education, etc.

Place of death Van Nuys Los Angeles
Genre Classical guitar, Jazz, Bossa nova
Instrument Guitar
Laurindo Almeida (77 years)
Laurindo Almeida
77

  • Birth place: Brazil, São Paulo (state)
  • Birth Sign: Virgo
First Feature Film (1959)
Cry Tough
Cry Tough

Laurindo Almeida was 41 years old

Birthday
Sunday, September 02, 1917

Days left until next birthday: 152 days (as of April 3)

Profession: Composer

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Birth sign: Virgo

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Born on September 2

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77 Year Old

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