Gilberto, Joao

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Gilberto, Joao Gender: M
de Oliveira, Pereira do Prado
born on 10 June 1931 at 07:00 (= 07:00 AM )
Place Juazeiro, Brazil, 9s25, 40w30
Timezone BZT h3w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Borges
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°34' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 11°59 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 02°55'

Joao Gilberto
photo: Tuca Vieira from São Paulo, Brazil, license cc-by-sa-2.0


Brazilian musician, a guitarist, singer and composer, the main influence of the bossa nova musical trend. His American fame was the result of his outstanding Carnegie Hall show in 1962 and two years later, his Getz/Gilberto LP - with sax player Stan Getz - became one of the Top 40 and earned him six Grammy awards. Gilberto has a guitar rhythm that is unique and superb.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Gain social status 1962 (Performance at Carnegie Hall)
  • Work : Gain social status 1964 (Released album with Stan Getz)

Source Notes

Marcello Borges quotes B.C.


  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Worked with Stan Getz)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Noted guitarist, bossa nova)
  • Notable : Awards : Grammy (Six)