This day (May 12, 1966), in New York City, United States, is born Isabel Gilberto de Oliveira a.k.a Bebel Gilberto, […]
This day (May 11, 1939), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Carlos Eduardo Lyra Barbosa a.k.a. Carlos Lyra, a Brazilian singer and composer.
This day (May 9, 1948), in São Luís, Maranhão, Brazil, is born Tania Maria Correa Reis a.k.a.Tania Maria, a Brazilian […]
Antonio Carlos Jobim’s ‘The Composer of Desafinado Plays’ is his debut US album recorded May 9 and 10, 1963 and […]
‘Jazz Samba’ by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd is a bossa nova (and the first on the American jazz scene) […]
Flora Purim’s ‘Encounter’ is her sixth album recorded between April 1976 and February 1977 and released in 1977 By Milestone.
Caetano Veloso’s ‘A Foreign Sound’ is his twenty ninth (his second in English) studio album, released on April 6, 2004 […]
Eliane Elias’ ‘Made in Brazil’ is her twenty-fourth album (her first recorded in Brazil since moving to the United States […]
This day (March 30, 1940), in Bahia, Brazil, is born Astrud Gilberto, a Brazilian samba and bossa nova singer.
George Duke’s ‘A Brazilian Love Affair’ is his eighteenth album recorded in March and April, 1979 with Flora Purim, Milton […]
This day (March 22, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Jorge Duilio Lima Menezes a.k.a. Jorge Ben Jor […]
This day ( March 19, 1960), in São Paulo, Brazil, is born Eliane Elias, a Brazilian jazz pianist, arranger, vocalist […]
‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto is an album featuring Antonio Carlos Jobim and Astrud Gilberto, recorded on March […]
Eliane Elias ‘Fantasia’ is her seventh studio album recorded in New-York City and released in March, 1992 by Blue Note.
Antonio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Stone Flower’ is his fifth album arranged by Deodat, recorded on March 16-22, 1970 and released the […]
This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife, Brazil, died Naná Vasconcelos, a Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player, […]
This day (March 6, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Flora Purim a Brazilian jazz singer.
‘Elis & Tom’ by Elis Regina and Antonio Carlos Jobim is a bossa nova album recorded from February 22 till […]
Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless’ is a collaborative album produced by will.i.am released on February 13, 2006 by Concord.
This day (February 11, 1941), in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Sérgio Santos Mendes, a Brazilian musician.