Egberto Gismonti

Egberto Gismonti

Egberto Gismonti
Egberto Gismonti, 1980
Background information
Birth name Egberto Amin Gismonti
Born (1947-12-05) 5 December 1947
Carmo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Genres Progressive rock, folk rock, jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments 8-string guitar, 10 string guitar, piano, wood flutes, kalimba, indian organ
Years active 1969–present
Labels ECM, EMI
Associated acts Jan Garbarek, Charlie Haden, Nana Vasconcelos

Egberto Amin Gismonti (born December 5, 1947 in Carmo, Rio de Janeiro)[1] is a Brazilian composer, guitarist and pianist.[1]

Discography

Albums:

Albums as producer and/or arranger:

  • Naná Vasconcelos - Saudades (ECM, 1979)

Musical Contributions

  • Yeahwon Shin - Yeahwon (2010); Gismonti plays piano on the final track

References

  1. ^ a b allmusic Biography
  2. ^ """Egberto Gismonti é destaque na série "Discos Fundamentais (in Portuguese). OlhoVivo. 2012-11-13. Retrieved 2012-11-13. 

External links

  • Oldies.com
  • Biography at European Jazz Network
  • Egberto Gismonti at the Internet Movie Database
  • Interview at Brazil-Brasil.com
  • Egberto Gismonti on ECM Records
  • Allmusic