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Song Of The Day – “The Girl From Ipanema” by Tom Jobim and João Gilberto

28 Jul


Easily the best known bossa nova song ever “Girl From Ipanema” brought  Brasil’s music style to an international audience. I’m sure this song is played at least several thousand times a day by people all over the world. The cascading chords and melody are just amazing and you can feel the singers anguish as he watches this girl walk right by.  So make some capirinha and pretend your on the beach. The song starts @ 1:00.