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Moreira in concert in 2007
|Birth name||Airto Guimorvan Moreira|
|Born||August 5, 1941
|Genres||Jazz, jazz fusion, Brazilian jazz, pop, baião|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, bandleader, composer|
|Labels||One Way, CTI, Arista, Warner Music Japan|
|Associated acts||Flora Purim, Return to Forever, Miles Davis, Hermeto Pascoal, Heraldo do Monte|
Airto Guimorvan Moreira (born August 5, 1941) is a Brazilian jazz drummer and percussionist. He is married to jazz singer Flora Purim, and their daughter Diana Moreira is also a singer. Coming to prominence in the late 1960s as a member of the Brazilian ensemble Quarteto Novo, he moved to the United States and worked in jazz fusion with Miles Davis and Return to Forever.
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