Dilermando Reis

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Dilermando Reis
Birth name Dilermando dos Santos Reis
Born (1916-09-22)September 22, 1916
Guaratinguetá, São Paulo, Brazil
Died January 2, 1977(1977-01-02) (aged 60)
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Genres Choro, waltz
Occupation(s) Musician, composer, arranger, music teacher
Instruments Classical guitar
Years active 1941–1977
Labels Columbia Records, Continental Records

Dilermando Reis (born Dilermando dos Santos Reis on September 22, 1916 - January 2, 1977) was a Brazilian musician, composer, guitarist and music teacher. He once had Juscelino Kubitschek's (the former Brazilian president) daughter as a student. Other students included Bola Sete, Nicanor Teixeira, Darcy Vila Verde and many others. He left 23 LPs as a soloist (often with unattributed accomapniment from Meira or, later Dino Sete Cordas) and 7 accompanying singer Francisco Petronio.[1] David Russell has performed his works on guitar. Raphael Rabello recorded an entire CD of his work.