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Baden Powell de Aquino

Brazilian guitarist

Baden Powell de Aquino

Brazilian guitarist
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birthday
6th
August, 1937
Death
26th
September, 2000
Birth Place
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Birth Sign
leo
Biography

Baden Powell de Aquino (Brazilian Portuguese: [‘bad ‘paw]; 6 August 1937 – 26 September 2000), known professionally as Baden Powell, was a Brazilian guitarist. He combined classical techniques with popular harmony and swing. He performed in many styles, including bossa nova, samba, Brazilian jazz, Latin jazz and MPB. He performed on stage during most of his lifetime. Powell composed many pieces for guitar, such as “Abra o em Madrid”, “Braziliense”, “Canto de Ossanha”, “Casa Velha”, “Consola o”, “Horizon”, “Imagem”, “Lotus”, “Samba”, “Samba Triste”, “Simplesmente”, “Tristeza e Solid o”, and “Samba da Ben o”. He released Os Afro-sambas, a watershed album in MPB, with Vinicius de Moraes in 1966.

instruments played
Guitar
Birth Name

Baden Powell de Aquino

Genres

Brazilian jazz, bossa nova

Years Active

1950s 1990s

Name

Baden Powell de Aquino

Nationality

Brazil

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