Aldir Blanc Mendes (2 September 1946 – 4 May 2020) was a Brazilian songwriter. He co-composed many songs with singer-songwriter João Bosco, guitarist Guinga, and others. He was born in Rio de Janeiro. Elis Regina recorded several of his songs such as "O bêbado e a equilibrista".
Blanc's work from 1972 to 1987, he was analyzed by Charles A. Perrone in Masters of Contemporary Brazilian Song MPB 1965–1985.
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- Fernando Ramos fala sobre os 70 anos de Aldir Blanc. (in Portuguese)
- Aldir Blanc, compositor e escritor, morre de Covid-19 no Rio (in Portuguese)