Hermeto Pascoal (Composer)
Born: 22nd June 1936, Olho d'Agua das Flores, State of Alagoas, Brazil
Hermeto Pascoal is a Brazilian composer and multi-instrumentalist. He was born in Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, Brazil. Pascoal is a significant figure in the history of Brazilian music, mainly known for his abilities in orchestration and improvisation, as well as being a record producer and contributor to many Brazilian and international albums.