Arthur Moreira Lima

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Birthday
16, 1940
Birthplace
Brazil
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
16, 1940 (age 78)
Birthplace
Brazil

About

Possessed a passion for taking classical music into regions where it was not ordinarily heard.

Before Fame

He participated in the Contest for Pianists-Rio de Janeiro when he was 17.

Trivia

He won third prize at the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition and third prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition.

Family Life

His family recognized his talent, and by age six, he had mastered the piano. He was playing Mozart for audiences by age nine.

Associated With

He achieved his goal during the 1970s of recording every work by Frederic Chopin.