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How João Gilberto's Music Sparked An Aesthetic Revolution
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How João Gilberto's Music Sparked An Aesthetic Revolution

NPR - Tom Moon

From a casual distance, the music of João Gilberto sounds like it might belong to that ancient realm known as "easy listening." Everything's calm, for starters. Even at fast tempos, Gilberto's voice demands nothing — hushed, thin, confession-booth quiet. His rhythm guitar anchors the music with …

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