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Secrets of Bossa Nova

Secrets of Bossa Nova

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English and Portuguese
21 recent guests said this is a once-in-a-lifetime experience

About your host

I’m a professional guitar player, who has worked with some of the most important artists of my generation, including Fagner, Baby Consuelo, Carlos Lyra, Marcos Valle, and many others. I love the flair of the Ipanema lifestyle, from the beat of the streets to the birds and waves that made bossa nova famous and adored worldwide.
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What we’ll do

Get ready for a journey through the history of bossa nova in Rio. We’ll see where Vinicius de Moraes and Tom Jobim hung out, and visit other iconic places of the 1960s. After that, I’ll take you to my music studio where we’ll listen to all the best underground bossa nova tracks. I’ll explain the instruments, rhythm and composition of each beautiful song, and close with a 20-minute performance of…

What else you should know

Make sure to bring your pen drive as I will have a surprise for you.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Brazilian coffee

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Where you'll be

We’ll go to all the iconic bossa nova places around Ipanema. I’ll also take you to my music studio where you’ll hear me perform.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests of all ages can attend.

More tips

Make sure to bring your pen drive as I will have a surprise for you.

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Secrets of Bossa Nova
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From $26/person
251 reviews
From $26/person