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Gilberto Gil

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: June 29, 1942    

Gilberto Gil carries out a fundamental role in the constant modernization process of Brazilian popular music. Partaking of this scene for 41 years, he has developed one of the most relevant and renown careers as a singer, composer and guitar-player in this field. Gil has had his albums released abroad since 1978, the year of his successful performance at the Montreux Jazz Festival, in Switzerland, recorded live. Every year he tours Europe, North America, Latin America and Japan with his contagious pop music spoken in Portuguese-Brazilian and international language, a music with a strong rhythmic appeal and melodic richness, as mixed as its people....
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    Gilbertos Samba

    Self Produced
    2014
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    Luar

    EmArcy
    2008
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    Gil Favourites 1967-1977

    EmArcy
    2007
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    Gil Luminoso

    DRG Brazil
    2007
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    Nightingale

    EmArcy
    2005
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    Toda Menina Baiana

    EmArcy
    2003
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    São João Vivo

    EmArcy
    2001
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Gilbertos Samba

Self Produced (2014)

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Apr03 Gilberto Gil
Davies Symphony Hall
San Francisco, CA
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Apr07 Gilberto Gil: Gilberto's Samba
Koerner Hall
Toronto, ON
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