Vinícius de Moraes
Marcus Vinícius da Cruz e Mello Moraes (19 October 1913 – 9 July 1980), also known as Vinícius de Moraes (Portuguese pronunciation: [viˈnisjuʃ dʒi moˈɾajʃ]) and nicknamed O Poetinha ("The little poet"), was a Brazilian poet, lyricist, essayist, and playwright. Along with frequent collaborator Antônio Carlos Jobim, his lyrics and compositions were part of the birth of bossa nova music. He recorded several albums, and also served as a diplomat.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 19th, 1913 (Rio de Janeiro), Died July 9th, 1980 (Rio de Janeiro)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
Notes: Name also appears as Vinicius de Morais.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||65821||10-in.||7/25/1933||Dor de uma saudade||Joaquim Medina ; Joaquim Medina ; João Petra de Barros||Male vocal doet||songwriter|
|Victor||65874||10-in.||11/1/1933||Canção para alguém||Irmãos Tapajós||Male vocal duet||songwriter|
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