Undeniably one of Brazil’s greatest stars, Milton Nascimento is the iconic singer-songwriter whose transformative early work fusing Africanized jazz with Latin-American folk allowed a generation of artists to free themselves from bossa nova. Since his debut, Nascimento’s magnetic stage presence and astonishing tonal range have delighted audiences for the better half of a century. He has recorded more than thirty seven solo albums, received four GRAMMY awards, and collaborated with elite musicians the world over, including Herbie Hancock, Paul Simon, Peter Gabriel, James Taylor, Duran Duran, Sarah Vaughan, Esperanza Spalding and countless others.
When: Sunday, November 23, 2014 – 7:00pm
Where: Rialto Center for the Arts – 80 Forsyth Street – Atlanta, GA
Tickets: $22 – $48
What year was Milton’s debut CD released?
Entry Deadline: Thursday, November 20, 2014