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Gilberto Gil (BRA) – waiting list


Vocal Latin World/Folk DKK 350-470 + fees

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Guitarist, composer, singer and activist Gilberto Gil is one of Brazil’s greatest cultural figures. On July 10 he returns to Copenhagen Jazz Festival with a new album and special guest Roberta Sá to perform in front of one of his most adoring audiences in DR Koncerthuset.

Gilberto Gil has always had the gift of incorporating every aspect of daily life into his work – from his initial tenure with bossa nova through to his work with longtime collaborator Caetano Veloso and their foundation of tropicália, his four years as Brazil’s cultural minister (2003-2008) and now, at the age of 76, with the release of his latest album “OK OK OK” (2018). From family life to political, social or cultural movements that characterize his time, everything is an inspiration for a new song, an idea for a melody, an ingenious harmonic movement.

Over the course of his impressive career, Gilberto Gil has sung the songs from the northeastern part of Brazil and his chil...

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