50 ans de bossa nova avec Jean-François Léger

July 23, 2017 - 08:00 PM

Le lion d'Or

1676, rue Ontario est, Montréal (Québec) H2L 1S7

You can also purchase your tickets at the main box office.

Description of the concert:

Jean-François Léger pays tribute to the enveloping and hushed bossa nova, inspired both by traditional and frenetic samba and by cool jazz, popularized in the 1950s by Miles Davis. bossa nova conquered Brazilians’ hearts before bursting out worldwide like a musical tsunami (J.-P. Delfino, Bossa Nova. La grande aventure du Brésil, Éditions Le Passage, 2017).

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Biography of the artist:

Conveying a great passion is what Jean-François Léger achieves by bringing new life to the Brazilian beats he is so fond of. He performs the great bossa nova hits, those that turned this musical current into a social movement, a cultural revolution: the songs of Vinicius de Moraes, Baden Powell and Antonio Carlos Jobim. His mother tongue is not Portuguese, but this hardly matters. His ...

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