Vinicius Cantuaria

Posted By: Yoshiko
Vinicius Cantuaria

Vinicius - Cantuaria (1983)
Genre: Bossa Nova, Tropicalia, Samba l MP3 320 Kbps l 132 Mb

As a composer, Vinicius Cantuaria had success with "Lua e Estrela" (recorded by Caetano Veloso in 1981), "Coisa Linda," "So Voce," and "Na Cancao" (recorded by Fabio Jr.). He was praised as a composer/interpreter with Sol na Cara, released in the U.S. Cantuaria moved to Rio de Janeiro RJ with his family at age six. He joined O Terco in the late '60s, participating with them in the International Song Festival. In 1972, he became a sideman for several artists like Luiz Melodia, Jorge Mautner, Gilberto Gil, and Caetano Veloso. Cantuaria recorded his first solo album in 1983, Vinicius Cantuaria. He then toured internationally, accompanying Chico Buarque. In 1989 he performed for about a year in Portugal, recording an album there. In 1993 he recorded the album Tigres de Bengala, with the Homonymous All-star Band (Ritchie, William Forghieri, Claudio Zoli, Dadi, and Mu). In the '90s, Vinicius Cantuaria moved to the U.S. -Alvaro Neder

PW Yoshiko
Good music.