Romero Lubambo :: Brazilian Jazz Guitarist Extraordinaire



"Guitarist Romero Lubambo may be the best practitioner of his craft in the world today... [his] facility, creativity and energy are in a class all their own."   — Jazziz magazine

Romero Releases New CD, "Setembro"

Romero's newest recording, "Setembro — A Brazilian Under The Jazz Influence," is a fabulous aural portrait of a musician who bridges the divide between jazz and Brazilian popular music, and between acoustic and electric jazz guitar.

"In these recordings I bring all the influences from my childhood, and play like a Brazilian 'under the Jazz influence'."

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Trio da Paz Celebrates "30"

Only very special collaborations last 30 years, and rarely do they become more exciting and together over the decades. Trio da Paz, however, is one such long-lasting and still lightning band. The team of drummer Eduardo "Duduka" Da Fonseca, guitarist Romero Lubambo and bassist Nilson Matta, all Brasilian jazzmen of New York City, is just as dashing today as when the three first met in 1985...

Read more or buy the new CD at ZOHO Music

"30" Earns Grammy Nomination

Trio da Paz — guitarist Romero Lubambo, drummer Eduardo "Duduka" Da Fonseca and bassist Nilson Matta — has earned a Grammy nomination for the trio's 2016 release, "30," in the Best Latin Jazz Album category.
 
The 59th annual Grammy Awards will air on CBS Sunday, February 12. To learn more about this year's ceremony, please visit the Grammy website.

A Guitarist for All Styles and Seasons

Romero's guitar playing brings together the styles and rhythms of his Brazilian heritage with a fluency in jazz to create a distinctive, exciting new sound. From the cool, sophisticated rhythms of his native Brazil to hard bop, Romero is comfortable in any musical setting: an uncommonly gifted soloist and musical improviser with a steady stream of unpredictably creative musical thoughts...


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