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2012
Airto Moreira Wins Best Percussionist – 77th Annual Downbeat Reader's Poll


World renowned percussionist, Airto Moreira, wins Best Percussionist
in the 77th Annual DownBeat Readers Poll, again. This marks his third
win in a row since claiming the top spot in the 75th Readers Poll.
Established in 1934, DownBeat's Annual Readers Poll award is a
prestigious honor. The 'percussion' category was initiated in 1973
in honor of Airto. Since then, he has won Best Percussionist multiple
times in both the Readers and Critics polls. A Train thanks the Readers
for voting and congratulates Airto on his recognition.2011

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2011 - Airto Moreira wins Number One
Percussionist Award!
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Congratulations to Airto Moreira for once again winning
as number one percussionist in Downbeat Magazine’s
75th Annual Reader's Poll. Established in 1934 Downbeat
is devoted to "jazz, blues and beyond" and it’s annual
Reader’s Poll award is a prestigious honor. The "percussion"
catergory was created in 1973 in honor of Airto. Since then
he has won as best percussionist way over 20 times in both
the Readers and Critics polls.

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Friday, November 12, 2010

Airto Moreira wins Number One
Percussionist Award!



Congratulations to Airto Moreira for once again winning
as number one percussionist in Downbeat Magazine’s
75th Annual Reader's Poll. Established in 1934 Downbeat
is devoted to "jazz, blues and beyond" and it’s annual
Reader’s Poll award is a prestigious honor. The "percussion"
catergory was created in 1973 in honor of Airto. Since then
he has won as best percussionist way over 20 times in both
the Readers and Critics polls.