Nelson Freire

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Nelson Freire (born October 18, 1944) is a Brazilian classical pianist. Freire began playing the piano at age three. He replayed from memory pieces his older sister, Nelma, had just performed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nelson Freire has received more than 74,556 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Nelson Freire is the 651st most popular musician, the 213th most popular biography from Brazil and the 11th most popular Brazilian Musician.

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  • 63.65

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  • 15

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  • 6.79

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  • 1.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Nelson Freire ranks 651 out of 2,675Before him are Jorge Bolet, Tom Araya, K. K. Downing, Bix Beiderbecke, Sam Phillips, and Giovanni Sgambati. After him are Jörg Demus, Vasco Rossi, Joan Jett, David Knopfler, Jean-Baptiste Arban, and Manfred Mann.

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Among people born in 1944, Nelson Freire ranks 216Before him are Rory Byrne, Rocío Dúrcal, Igor Mitoraj, Rick Barry, Marie-France Pisier, and Kay Parker. After him are Ivica Račan, Ron Huldai, Lucía Topolansky, Geneviève Grad, Jeffrey Tambor, and Ray Davies.

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In Brazil

Among people born in Brazil, Nelson Freire ranks 213 out of 1,947Before him are Hermeto Pascoal (1936), César Sampaio (1968), Maicon Sisenando (1981), Jair da Rosa Pinto (1921), Tim (1915), and Princess Maria da Glória, Duchess of Segorbe (1946). After him are Waldo Machado (1934), José de Alencar (1829), Thiago Motta (1982), Índio (1931), Lucélia Santos (1957), and Francisco Aramburu (1922).

Among MUSICIANS In Brazil

Among musicians born in Brazil, Nelson Freire ranks 11Before him are Chico Buarque (1944), Sérgio Mendes (1941), Baden Powell (1937), Milton Nascimento (1942), Toquinho (1946), and Hermeto Pascoal (1936). After him are Zequinha de Abreu (1880), Luiz Bonfá (1922), Dorival Caymmi (1914), Rita Lee (1947), Max Cavalera (1969), and Airto Moreira (1941).