Horta, Toninho

Toninho Horta
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Looking for an ‘official’ website? Try here: Toninho Horta website ( blog format in Portuguese)
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A short summary from Wiki: (More Wiki info here: WIKI – TONINHA HORTA)
Toninho Horta (born December 2, 1948) is a virtuoso electric and nylon-string guitar player; his music could be defined as (jazz influenced) Brazilian music. He has developed his own very personal style. His compositions are marked by beautiful harmonies and rich melodies often with surprisingly virtuoso right hand grooves. Besides being a strong composer and player, he worked many years as arranger or/and guitarist for many of the biggest stars in the Brazilian pop music scene such as: Elis Regina, Milton Nascimento, Maria Bethania, João Bosco, Airto Moreira, Edu Lobo, Nana Caymmi, Flora Purim, Gal Costa, Sérgio Mendes, Chico Buarque, Flávio Venturini, Joyce, Johnny Alf, Wagner Tiso, Francis Hime and Beto Guedes (to mention but a few). He was an original member of the famous and highly influential Clube da Esquina musical collective in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais which included Milton Nascimento, Lô Borges, Fernando Brant, Márcio Borges, and Wagner Tiso, which recorded the legendary recording called “Clube da Esquina”.

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Not an mp3 fanatic yet but might become one as MP3 album prices continue to feature sales – MP3s on sale at Amazon

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Search for Toninho Horta records, cassettes and CDs on EBay:
Vinyl
Cassettes – non found June 2011
CDs
Toninho Horta Memorabilia on EBay – non found June 2011

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What Toninho Horta music I have in my cassette collection.

Diamondland

1 Mountain Flight
1 Ballad For Zawinul
1 Raul
1 Sunflower
1 Luisa
2 From The Lonely Afternoons
2 Pilar
2 Waiting For Angela
2 Diamond Land
2 Broken Kiss

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