Renato Borghetti

Born in 1963, Renato Borghetti is one of the masters of the gaita ponto, the accordion used by the gaúchos of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil and in the far north of Argentina. At the age of 15 he celebrated his professional debut at the huge festival in Rio Grande do Sul in the ’80s.

Renato Borghetti played with: Luís Gonzaga, Hermeto Pascoal, Stephane Grapelli, and Ron Carter, just naming a few.