I Love Bossa Nova

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    Bossa Nova

    Bossa Nova, the most soothing style of music. I have always wanted to live in Brazil, near the beach and every night, at the end of the day, go to the little local jazz club and listen to Bossa Nova artists performing live as I sip on Caipirinha. That would make all my evenings...
    Butterflying Butterflying
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Oct 31, 2011

    This Is Not A Bossa Nova

     I love this album
    Laur3n Laur3n
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 18, 2011

    Bossa Junkie

    Hi all, I've a huge fan of bossa nova.  I also compose music in this style, though I don't profess the genius of Jobim.  I would appreciate feedback, though: www.myspace.com/jazzycomposer    Tchau,   Patrick
    Choozart Choozart
    56-60
    Aug 18, 2008

    Makes Me

    Makes wanna get out of my seat and dance!! I love the beat!  So festive and classy. Oh I forgot suave and smooth
    Tummie Tummie
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 29, 2008

    Astrud Gilberto

    Any Astrud Gilberto fans? I have been hooked to her music for sometime now. My favorite now is "Windy" by Astrud Gilberto. Update: I've embedded the youtube vid to the song in this group
    Tummie Tummie
    26-30, M
    10 Responses Jul 2, 2008

    Two Birds One Stone

     A combination of Italian Jazz star Nicola and his interpretation of bossa
    Laur3n Laur3n
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 18, 2011

    Bossa nova is a popular genre of music

    that blends elements of samba and jazz. It originated in Brazil in the 1950’s and was introduced to the U.S. in the early 1960’s when bossa nova artists João and Austrid Gilberto and Antônio Carlos Jobim collaborated with American jazz saxophonist Stan...
    Rutterman Rutterman
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 10, 2014

    Self-Proclaimed Carioca

    Hello! Call me Alexis. I am a huge fan of bossa and samba. I guess it's because i kind of grew up listening to it. My dad always listens to songs of Joao Gilberto and Djavan for as long as I could remember. He loves the whole syncopation and "desafinado" rhythm to...
    etoilegirl etoilegirl
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 14, 2008

    Bossa & Samba Are The Cure

    when the day comes to end, you just had your dinner with your family, there's nothing better than taking your guitar and enjoy some brazil vibes outdoor. Cool, isn't it?
    hortinho hortinho
    26-30, M
    Aug 8, 2012

    I'm Coming Back

    I've just starting to get back into this. A have a friend who is a musician and he plays it on his car radio all the time.  It reminded my of how enjoyable this music is to listen to.  It's great beach music and it has a romantic flavor as well., very relaxed. I started out...
    holloway64 holloway64
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Dec 1, 2012

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