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Nana Vasconcelos is a magician with percussion instruments, especially the berimbau. He has played with many prestigious musicians such as Pat Metheny, Gato, Barbieri, B.B. King, Jean-Luc Ponty, Don Cherry, Milton Nascimento, Trilok Gurtu, Lenine, Gilberto Gil, and David Byrne. ~Mondomix

Percussionist Nana Vasconcelos has been an innovator in the fusion of Brazilian rhythms and jazz since the 1970’s. Born in Recife on the Northeast Coast of Brazil and, after a lifetime of playing throughout the world, his… read more

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  • A magician !!!!
  • maior interprete da percussão afro-brasileira. Deus maior, naná
  • GENIOUS!!! PURE CLASS!!! LEGEND!!! ...
  • Não perca o próximo programa SOM BRASIL na TV GLOBO no dia 29/06 uma homenagem aos 40 anos de CLUBE DA ESQUINA vai tá demaaaais, dá só uma olhada: http://www.lastfm.com.br/event/3319072+SOM+BRASIL+
  • His Codona stuff is pretty awesome too.
  • GENIO!
  • nice
  • Nosso Naná... Grande percussionista *)
  • Um deus na percussão!
  • http://www.lastfm.pt/group/m+takara

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