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Eleven-Time Latin Grammy Award Winner Caetano Veloso Comes to the Broward Center

Published: Oct 13, 2016

Called “one of the greatest songwriters of the century” by Jon Pareles of The New York Times, Veloso has more than 50 recordings to his credit. Absorbing musical and aesthetic ideas from sources as diverse as The Beatles, concrete poetry, the French Dadaists and the Brazilian modernist poets of the 20s, he was one of a group of poets and intellectuals in the 60s who founded a movement called Tropicalia that experimented with new sounds, incorporated electric guitars, and utilized the imagery of modern poetry.

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