|Birth Day||April 3, 1936|
|Age||84 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||May 24, 1992 (age 56)|
Jazz samba and bossa nova musician known for his work with the bossa nova Tamba Trio/Tamba 4 during the 1960s.
He was a trained classical Pianist who would incorporate these techniques into many bossa nova standards, including The Hill by
He composed The Dolphin, which became a jazz standard.
His work, The Dolphin, was so esteemed that it was covered by artists ranging from Bill Evans to Denny Zeitlin to Stan Getz.