Great Women Of Song: Astrud Gilberto (CD)


After making her professional debut as the cool, breathy voice behind the historic 1964 crossover smash The Girl from Ipanema, Brazilian singer Astrud Gilberto became a major force in popularizing the bossa nova sound.

Her understated yet magnetic delivery is spotlighted on this collection, showcasing her instantly-recognizable approach to songs drawn from a variety of sources—Brazil, pop hits and standards.


1. The Girl From Ipanema
2. Once I Loved
3. Água de Beber
4. Fly Me To The Moon
5. Summer Samba (So Nice) – Edit
6. Manha De Carnaval
7. It Might As Well Be Spring - Live At Café Au Go-Go, 1964
8. Corcovado (Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars)
9. How Insensitive 
10. Só Tinha De Ser Com Você
11. (Take Me To) Aruanda 
12. O Morro (Não Tem Vez)
13. Berimbau
14. The Shadow Of Your Smile - Love Theme From "The Sandpiper"