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Luiz Bonfá

Luiz Bonfá has been played on NTS over 30 times, featured on 37 episodes and was first played on 7 October 2016.

Luiz Bonfá (17 October 1922 – 12 January 2001) was a Brazilian guitarist and composer. He was best known for the compositions he penned for the film Black Orpheus.

Luiz Floriano Bonfá was born in Rio de Janeiro. He began teaching himself to play guitar as a child. He studied in Rio with Uruguayan classical guitarist Isaías Sávio from the age of 12. These weekly lessons entailed a long, harsh commute by rail and on foot from his family home in the western…

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Enchanted Mirror
Luiz Bonfa
RCA International1972
Enchanted Mirror
Luiz BonfaRCA International1972
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Jacaranda
Luiz Bonfá
Ranwood1973
Jacaranda
Luiz BonfáRanwood1973
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Saudade Vem Correndo
Stan Getz, Luiz Bonfá
Verve Records1963
Saudade Vem Correndo
Stan Getz, Luiz BonfáVerve Records1963
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Manhã De Carnaval
Yana Purim, Luiz Bonfá, Airto Moreira
Estúdio Eldorado1986
Manhã De Carnaval
Yana Purim, Luiz Bonfá, Airto MoreiraEstúdio Eldorado1986
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Rain
Luiz Bonfa
RCA International1972
Rain
Luiz BonfaRCA International1972
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A Prelude To Adventure In Space
Luiz Bonfá
Smithsonian Folkways2005
A Prelude To Adventure In Space
Luiz BonfáSmithsonian Folkways2005
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O Nosso Amor
Antonio Carlos Jobin, Luis Bonfa
Epic1959
O Nosso Amor
Antonio Carlos Jobin, Luis BonfaEpic1959
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Samba De Orfeo
Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfá
Philips1959
Samba De Orfeo
Antonio Carlos Jobim, Luiz BonfáPhilips1959
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Enchanted Sea
Luiz Bonfá, Don Burrows, George Golla
Cherry Pie1980
Enchanted Sea
Luiz Bonfá, Don Burrows, George GollaCherry Pie1980
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Samba De Orfeu
Antonio Carlos Jobin, Luis Bonfa
Epic1959
Samba De Orfeu
Antonio Carlos Jobin, Luis BonfaEpic1959
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