Old School Bossa Nova

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Program #1423 – Old School Bossa Nova

Old School Bossa Nova airs daily from 09-04-19 through 09-10-19 Monday-Friday at 7 am, 3 pm, 6 pm and midnight Central Time (US). Weekends, too.  On The Radio: Listen to The Sounds of Brazil every Sunday, 2-4 pm on Chicago’s 909. FM WDCB.


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              • This week’s banner for The Sounds of Brazil features Sao Paulo’s henrique3d and his ‘Bossa Nova Flag’. Thanks Henrique!  Learn more here.

Just like the iconic black and white tiles of Rio’s storied sidewalks, Bossa Nova’s legacy can be traced back to hundreds of individual songs and musicians who pushed Brazil’s musical revolution forward. We’ll explore that ‘old school’ sound this week!

Brazilain Independance Day is lSeptember 7th and our Brazilian Day Coast to Coast Guide  is the place to go for all the best concerts, festivals and street parties all month long! Ready to join in? We’re adding more events every day! Music, Travel, Friends & Fun! Click here on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

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… Then ‘Listen Live’ to our BossaNovaville streaming channel: All-Bossa, all the time. Brazil’s best music in the classic style! Click here for our streaming directory. Apps, too!

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Sunday’s ‘Brazilian Brunch’ celebraes Brazilian Indepenence Day with the softer side of Brazilian song on The Sounds of Brazil stream this weekend! We’ll sample some of the best and breeziest, along with a request or too! So make plans to join me this Sunday for three full hours beginning at 5 am, 9, 2 and 8 pm Central.

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What’s hot and what’s not? We tell all on our Interactive Playlist on the Lounge Page. Looking for the top trending tunes? We post the progress of the best new Brazilian music for you to explore. Thumbs up? Thumbs down? Write a quick review and drop it in the Chat Box anytime.

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Old School Bossa Nova

Hour 1:
Set 1: The Sounds of Brazil Opening Theme
Sonho do Brasil<>Slowdown/RetrospectivesFrom Paris To Rio<>Latin Vibe/Café Roma Vol. 2Aruanda<>Astrud Gilberto/The Astrud Gilberto Album
Welcome to the Lounge   
Mas Que Nada<>Jorge Ben/Samba Esquema Novo

Set 2:
Introduce Our Next Set
Que Te Viu, Que Te Ve<>Sonia Rosa/A Bossa Sonia RosaMainstream<>Soulstance/Truth Simplicity & Love
Introduce Next Set
Double Face<>Deodato & Al Jarreau/The Crossing
Vento Praia Nordeste<>Zanna/ZannaAgua De Beber<>Ulisses Rocha/Moleque

Set 3: This Week’s Spotlight Song:
Brazilian National Anthem/Trio da Paz/SomewhereFica Tudo Bem<>Silva and Anitta/Brasileiro
A Ilha<>Leo Gandelman/Leo Gandelman

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Old School Bossa Nova

Hour 2:
Set 1:
Fly Me To The Moon<>Julie London/Ultra Lounge 14Deve Ser Amor<>Herbie Mann/Recorded In Rio De JanerioTin Tin Por Tin Tin (Little By Little)<>Joao Gilberto/AmorosoWelcome To Our Second Hour
So Nice<>Astrud Gilberto/A Certain Smile A Certain SadnessLuisa<>Gil Goldstein & Romero Lubambo/Infinite LoveDecollage<>Thievery Corporation/Saudade

Set 2:
Introduce Next Set
E Vem O Sol<>Wanda Sa/VagamenteVoce<>Dick Farney & Norma Bengal/Bossa Nova Sua Historia Sua GenteDebra Ann<>Terra Sul/Kindness of StrangersLeblon<>Adam Dunning/Sunset MonkeysIntroduce Next Song
Photograph<>Antonio Carlos Jobim/The ComposerBrazilian Dreams<>Nick Colionne/ArrivalTristeza De Nos Dois<>Luiz Eca/Bossa Nova Sua Historia Sua Gente

Set 3:
Introduce Last Set
Quando Voce Voltar<>J. Marino & Friends/My Little TownCoisa Mais Linda<>Carlos Lyra/Bossa Nova Sua Historia Sua Gente

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Next Week: Our next stop in BossaNovaville updates our earbuds with two hours of ‘The Best of Guitarist Ricardo Silveira’. The beat goes on from Rio to L.A.!

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Old School Bossa Nova