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Brazilian Bossa and Jazz

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Bossa Nova is a style of Brazilian music popularized by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes and Joao Gilberto. "Music is one of the names of Brazil. Or at least one of the best known of all Brazilian things. Some say that bossa nova is the BG of New York." João Donato, the creator of the bossa nova beat, according to João Gilberto himself. The story goes João inspired his guitar beat listening to Donato’s piano.