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  • Such Great Music! RIP

    He helped make the subtle, swaying style a worldwide craze and won the Grammy for Album of the Year in 1965.
    Myles B. Astor, PhD, Administrator
    Senior Editor, Positive-Feedback.com
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    Bad news. One of the greats.

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      I was fortunately in getting the Getz/Gilberto album on 15ips 2 track in a trade last year. Wonderful music. I hadn't realized that the popular release of Girl from Ipanema cut out Gilberto's solo in Portuguese and only included the restatement in English by his then wife Astrud (who was making her first professional singing appearance in the album.) I also didn't know that Astrud then left Gilberto to live in a long term relationship with Stan Getz, even though Getz was married at the time. I didn't know (and still don't know) much more about Gilberto's music except for that iconic album.

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