Tag: Juarez Moreira

Sep 25 2009

Ithamara Koorax & Juarez Moreira: Bim Bom – The Complete João Gilberto Songbook

Bim Bom: The Complete João Gilberto Songbook

Simplicity Is Everything   Little did the world know that when João Gilberto (Bahia, 1931) added his special guitar accompaniment and beat to Elizeth Cardoso’s recording of Tom Jobim-Vinícius de Moraes’ “Chega de Saudade,” he was creating a mark for what would become known as Bossa Nova. The year was 1958, and that recording appeared …

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Apr 30 2004

Juarez Moreira: Bom Dia

Bom Dia

A Trip to Paradise   If you still have any doubts that Brazilian music is definitely reaching the far ends of this globe, you might want to check out Malandro Records, out of Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1996, I received Malandro’s Rick Udler & Maria Alvim’s Rhythm & Romance. Mixing original compositions with other songs by …

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