Arquivo da Categoria: joão gilberto

joão gilberto "o amor, o sorriso e a flor" 1960

The most essential albums recorded by João Gilberto are his first three, Chega de Saudade (1959), O Amor, O Sorriso e a Flor (1960), and “João Gilberto” (1961). All three remain extremely up-to-date and share in common a superb standard … Continuar a ler

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tom jobim "the composer of desafinado plays" 1963

Antonio Carlos Jobim, Brazilian composer of such popular songs at “Desafinado” and “The Girl From Ipanema,” derived his unmistakable songwriting style from a very personal sense of melody and harmony, the magnificent songwriting traditions of Brazil, the rhythm of the … Continuar a ler

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astrud gilberto "the astrud gilberto album" 1964

Astrud Gilberto was born as Astrud Weinert, the daughter of a Brazilian mother and a German father, in the state of Bahia, Brazil, and was raised in Rio de Janeiro. In 1959, she married João Gilberto, later emigrating to the … Continuar a ler

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joão gilberto "chega de saudade" 1959

Chega de Saudade is the debut album from João Gilberto and is often credited as the first bossa nova album. The title can be translated roughly as “enough longing”, though the Portuguese word saudade carries with it more complex meaning. … Continuar a ler

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