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Jazz Musician of the Day: Joao Gilberto

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Joao Gilberto
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JAZZ MUSICIAN OF THE DAY


Joao Gilberto

Born João Gilberto do Prado Pereira de Oliveira on June 10, 1931, in the town of Juázeiro in the northeastern state of Bahia, Brazil. His father was a wealthy merchant who insisted that all of his seven children receive an education... more


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