The son of Rosana Martins has reported her death of a massive heart attack. ‘She did not suffer,’ he says.
Rosana, a pianist, was a close companion of Nelson Freire and Martha Argerich. She accompanied Nelson on tour and was often seen with Martha – posting this picture as recently as four weeks ago.
She was much loved wherever music is played.
The funeral is today at the at the São João Batista cemetery in Rio de Janeiro.