Tag Archive: Luiz Bonfá

Oct 04 2006

Luiz Bonfá: Solo in Rio 1959

Discovered Again   Among the most legendary names in Brazilian music, the name of Luiz Floriano Bonfá certainly deserves a special place. The guitarist/composer from Rio de Janeiro (born October 17, 1922) mainly made his name in the samba-canção and the early bossa nova period. At age twelve, young Luiz started to take classical guitar …

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