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Universal/Verve Reissue 19 Classic Bossa Nova Titles

Stan Getz, Astrud Gilberto, Coleman Hawkins & more

Charlie Byrd
Charlie Byrd (photo: Mephisto)
Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto
Astrud Gilberto backed by Stan Getz

To coincide with the start of the World Cup, Universal Music and Verve Records have reissued 19 classic bossa nova jazz albums for Apple’s Mastered for iTunes series. The titles, from artists such as Stan Getz, Astrud Gilberto, Luiz Bonfa, Coleman Hawkins and Antonio Carlos Jobim, all Mastered For iTunes, can be downloaded and played via iTunes on computer, stereo, iPhone, iPad, iPod and current Macs and PCs with iTunes installed. The full list is below.

Verve/UMe Bossa Nova Jazz Mastered For iTunes Titles

* Antonio Carlos Jobim: The Composer of “Desafinado” Plays

* Antonio Carlos Jobim: Tide

* Antonio Carlos Jobim: Wave

* Astrud Gilberto: Beach Samba

* Astrud Gilberto: I Haven’t Got Anything Better To Do

* Astrud Gilberto: Look To The Rainbow

* Astrud Gilberto: The Astrud Gilberto Album

* Astrud Gilberto: Windy

* Coleman Hawkins: Desafinado

* Luiz Bonfa: The Composer of Black Orpheus Plays & Sings Bossa Nova

* Quincy Jones: Big Band Bossa Nova

* Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd: Jazz Samba

* Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto: Getz/Gilberto [standard edition]

* Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto: Getz/Gilberto: Expanded Edition

* Stan Getz: Big Band Bossa Nova

* Stan Getz: Getz Au Go Go

* Stan Getz: Getz/Gilberto #2

* Stan Getz: Jazz Samba Encore!

* Stan Getz: With Guest Artist Laurindo Almeida

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