Free jazz musician known for his 1970s Latin jazz recordings like Under Fire. He recorded music for the film Seven Servants.
He was inspired to play music after hearing 'Now's the Time' by Charlie Parker and went on to collaborate with a variety of artists.
He was awarded the 2009 UNICEF Award at the Argentinian Consulate.
He was born in Rosario, Santa Fe Province in Argentina. His wife Michelle passed away in the 1980s.
Barbieri's album Ruby Ruby was produced by Herb Alpert.