In 1985, Romero Lubambo came to the United States, and brought with him a new sound in Brazilian jazz guitar.
Romero's guitar playing unites the styles and rhythms of his native Brazilian musical heritage with his fluency in the American jazz tradition to form a distinctive new sound.
From the cool, sophisticated rhythms of his native Brazil to hard bop, Romero is a guitarist who's comfortable in any musical setting. He is an uncommonly gifted soloist and musical improviser with a steady stream of unpredictably creative musical thoughts and the virtuosity to deliver them.
After arriving in New York City, Romero quickly established himself as a first call session and touring guitarist who was in demand not only for his authentic Brazilian sound, but also for his command with a variety of styles.
Read more articles
May 14, 2015
Aimée Allen: New CD with Romero Lubambo - Release Gig at Cutting Room...
December 13, 2012
Jazz This Week: Zappa Plays Zappa, Chris Potter Trio, Peter Martin and...
November 01, 2012
Peter Martin, Romero Lubambo to Play Thursday, December 13 at the...
December 01, 2010
Jazz This Week: Pat Martino, Romero Lubambo and Peter Martin, Tatsuya...
November 28, 2010
STLJN Saturday Video Showcase: A Romero Lubambo Sampler
August 25, 2010
Romero Lubambo, Peter Martin to Perform December 4 at the Sheldon
July 19, 2009
Jackie Ryan Set to Release "Doozy" Featuring Cyrus Chestnut, Eric...
February 24, 2007
Latin Jazz in Portland Feb. 24-26 with Rob Scheps, Romero Lubambo,...
October 06, 2005
Hendrik Meurkens & Amazon River W/ Special Guest Romero Lubambo at the...
Guitarist Romero Lubambo may be the best practitioner of his craft in the world today... [his] facility, creativity and energy are in a class all their own. —Jazziz magazine
Lubambo, one of Brazilian jazz's premier fingerstylists, is the main attraction... brilliant, rhythmically inventive single-note playing. —David R. Adler, All Music magazine
Guitarist Romero Lubambo is a masterful guitarist who writes seductive songs.
—Thomas Conrad, JazzTimes magazine