Pixinguinha

Alfredo there Rocha Vianna, called Pixinguinha (* 23. April 1897 in Rio de Janeiro, † 17. February 1973 ebenda), was a Brazilian musician, composer and a conductor.

It played flute, saxophone and was a singer. At the age of 12 years it began to compose. It wrote and arranged above all Brazilian popular music; its typical category was the Choro.

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