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Laurindo Almeida (I) (1917–1995)

Laurindo Almeida was born on September 2, 1917 in Miracatu, São Paulo, Brazil as Laurindo Almeida José de Araújo Nobrega Neto. He is known for his work on Unforgiven (1992), Good-bye, My Lady (1956) and The Deadly Companions (1961). He died on July 26, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Unforgiven Music Department
Good-bye, My Lady
Good-bye, My Lady Music Department
The Deadly Companions
The Deadly Companions Music Department
Goya, historia de una soledad


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 1992 Unforgiven (musician: guitar solo - uncredited)
 1975 Babe (TV Movie) (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1975 The Challenge... A Tribute to Modern Art (Documentary) (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1973 Hawkins (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
- Death and the Maiden (1973) ... (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1972 The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (musician: mandolin - uncredited)
 1972 The Wrath of God (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1972 What's Up, Doc? (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1971 Wild Rovers (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1971 Goya, historia de una soledad (musician: guitar)
 1969 100 Rifles (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1968 The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1968 The Power (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1967 Wait Until Dark (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1966 Grand Prix (musician: guitar and lute - uncredited)
 1966 The Venetian Affair (musician: guitar and mandolin - uncredited)
 1966 Stagecoach (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1965 The Flight of the Phoenix (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1965 Runaway Girl (musician: guitar)
 1964 Rio Conchos (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1964 Invitation to a Gunfighter (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1964 The Carpetbaggers (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1963 Escape from Hell Island (musician: guitar solos)
 1962 Mutiny on the Bounty (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1962 The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1962 The Twilight Zone (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
- The Gift (1962) ... (musician)
 1961 The Comancheros (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1961 The Deadly Companions (musician: solo guitar - as Laurindo Almeido)
 1960 The Alamo (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1959 The Jayhawkers! (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1959 Peter Gunn (TV Series) (musician - 1 episode)
- Skin Deep (1959) ... (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1959 Rio Bravo (musician: guitars - uncredited)
 1958 The Old Man and the Sea (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1956 The Ten Commandments (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1956 Good-bye, My Lady (musician: guitar)
 1956 The Proud Ones (musician: guitar - uncredited)
 1955 Moonfleet (musician: guitar - uncredited)
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Show Show Self (10 credits)

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Winner of five Grammy Awards between 1960 and 1965 (nominated for eleven others). Contributed greatly to popularising the bossa nova style of music in the U.S. and a pioneer of samba-jazz fusion. Set up his own publishing company, 'Brazilliance', in 1952. See more »

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