The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin: Dog Ears Music: Volume 278
Huffington Post - almost 5 years
Milton NascimentoBrazilian treasure, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Milton Nascimento was born in Rio in 1942. Following the death of his mother, Milton was raised by various relatives in the state of Minas Gerais. As a lad, he found stability in the music of his adopted home, and as a tween, he played guitar in his first band. In the early '60s, he landed in Belo Horizante, before making his recording debut. 1968 saw the release of his sophomore solo project fingerprinted by Eumir Deodato and Herbie Hancock, setting fire to global success throughout the '70s. In 1982 Nascimento turned to acting in Werner Herzog's Fitzcarraldo and remains a staple on the international concert scene. Marking a trove of over 40 albums, Nascimento has collaborated with Phil Ramone, Wagner Tiso, Paulinho Braga, Gilberto Gil, Wayne Shorter, Randy Sandke, Howard Alden, Robertinho Silva, Pat Metheny, Ron Carter, Mercedes Sosa, Peter Gabriel, James Taylor, Sting, Paul Simon, Jon A...
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