Tag Archive: Walter Garcia

Jun 14 2003

Bim Bom

João Gilberto and His Beat   Bim Bom: A Contradição sem Conflitos de João Gilberto   João Gilberto, considered the pope of Bossa Nova, receives in Walter Garcia’s book a most detailed study. Covering 224 pages, Bim Bom examines how João Gilberto’s famous guitar beat became the symbol of a musical genre that has crossed borders and …

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