Quotes by Antonio Carlos Jobim

About Antonio Carlos Jobim:

Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim was a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist. He was a primary force behind the creation of the bossa nova style, and his songs have been performed by many singers and instrumentalists within Brazil and internationally.

Author Bio

  • NameAntonio Carlos Jobim
  • DescriptionBrazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist
  • AliasesAntônio "Tom" Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim; Tom Jobim; Antonio Carlos Jobim
  • BornJanuary 25, 1927
  • DiedDecember 8, 1994
  • CountryBrazil
  • ProfessionComposer; Singer; Pianist; Guitarist; Jazz Musician
  • AwardsGrammy Lifetime Achievement Award