Inezita Barroso

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Inezita Barroso
Barroso in 1956
Barroso in 1956
Background information
Birth nameIgnez Magdalena Aranha de Lima
Born(1925-03-04)March 4, 1925
São Paulo, Brazil
DiedMarch 8, 2015(2015-03-08) (aged 90)
São Paulo, Brazil
GenresSertanejo
Occupation(s)Singer, guitarist, actress, librarian, folklorist, teacher
InstrumentsVocals, viola caipira
Years active1951–2015
Websitewww.inezitabarroso.com.br

Ignez Magdalena Aranha de Lima Barroso (née Aranha de Lima; March 4, 1925 – March 8, 2015) was a Brazilian sertanejo singer, guitarist, actress, TV presenter, librarian, folklorist and teacher.

Biography[edit]

Inezita Barroso, 1956.

Inezita Aranha de Lima became interested in music at an early age. By the 1950s she had had a few mainstream hits, but had a fondness for traditional folk and rural music, even though she herself has been a lifelong urbanite.[1]

Marriage[edit]

She was married to Adolfo Cabral Barroso from 1947 until his death in 2006; the couple had one child.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morre em SP, aos 90 anos, a dama da música caipira, Inezita Barroso". uol.com.br (in Portuguese). Retrieved 9 March 2015.
  2. ^ Inezita Barroso official website Archived 2010-05-11 at the Wayback Machine, inezitabarroso.com.br; accessed 10 March 2015 (in Portuguese)

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