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News: Bossa Nova Sinfónico will perform in Cuba in May 2016!
Bossa Nova Sinfónico is a project founded with the purpose of sustaining Antonio Carlos Jobim’s body of work and legacy among music lovers everywhere. Jobim was the most pivotal figure in Brazilian popular music over the last century. His music has permeated cultures around the world. Jobim’s compositions coupled with the symphony orchestra format and the traditional Brazilian Jazz quintet gives this project its special appeal. This concert is appreciated by audiences ranging from Classical, Jazz, Brazilian, and Popular music.
In its first year of existence, this project has been performed in Central America, Mexico, and the United States. Its premier in Costa Rica along with the National Symphony Orchestra (March 2013) resulted in the release of a live recording. This CD “Bossa Nova Sinfónico Recordando a Antonio Carlos Jobim” garnered a Latin Grammy nominiation, as well as winning “Best CD of the Year” at the 2014 Brazilian Press Awards in the United States.