CARLOS LYRA

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Carlos Lyra is a Brazilian musician and composer of numerous bossa nova classics. He was born - as Carlos Eduardo Lyra Barbosa - on May 11, 1939. Along with Roberto Menescal, he was a primary figure of the younger generation of bossa nova musicians who closely followed the inception of the style by João Gilberto and Antonio Carlos Jobim. Later, he joined Nara Leão as part of the bossa's activist wing, seeking a return to its samba roots. Was also an intellectual behind the movement, forging new directions like the protest song. He continues to compose, record, and perform today. In 1997, Lyra opened the show 40 Years of Bossa Nova in Tokyo (Japan), together with Roberto Menescal, Leila Pinheiro, and Astrud Gilberto. Lyra's most famous compositions include "Coisa Mais Linda", "Você e Eu", "Maria Ninguém" (once claimed by Brigitte Bardot to be her favorite song), and "Influência do read more...
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CARLOS LYRA Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova 1959
CARLOS LYRA Contracapa album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Contracapa
Bossa Nova 1961
CARLOS LYRA Depois do carnaval O Sambalanço de Carlos Lyra album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Depois do carnaval O Sambalanço de Carlos Lyra
Bossa Nova 1963
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra e Vinícius de Moraes : Pobre menina rica album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra e Vinícius de Moraes : Pobre menina rica
Bossa Nova 1964
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra (Capitol México) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra (Capitol México)
Bossa Nova 1967
CARLOS LYRA Saravá! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Saravá!
Bossa Nova 1969
CARLOS LYRA ...E no entanto é preciso cantar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
...E no entanto é preciso cantar
Bossa Nova 1971
CARLOS LYRA Eu & Elas ... album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Eu & Elas ...
Bossa Nova 1972
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra (Continental) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra (Continental)
Bossa Nova 1974
CARLOS LYRA Herói Do Medo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Herói Do Medo
Bossa Nova 1975
CARLOS LYRA Carlos Lyra, Bôscoli & Menescal - História Da Música Popular Brasileira album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carlos Lyra, Bôscoli & Menescal - História Da Música Popular Brasileira
Bossa Nova 1982
CARLOS LYRA 25 Anos De Bossa Nova album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
25 Anos De Bossa Nova
Bossa Nova 1987
CARLOS LYRA Bossa Lyra album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bossa Lyra
Bossa Nova 1993
CARLOS LYRA Carioca de Algema album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carioca de Algema
Bossa Nova 1994
CARLOS LYRA Songbook album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Songbook
Bossa Nova 1994

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CARLOS LYRA Best Selection from 1959 to 1963 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Best Selection from 1959 to 1963
Bossa Nova 1998
CARLOS LYRA 50 Anos De Música - Ao Vivo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
50 Anos De Música - Ao Vivo
Bossa Nova 2008
CARLOS LYRA Alem da Bossa album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Alem da Bossa
Bossa Nova 2019

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