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Patota de Ipemana

( Toquinho/De Moraes )

A swinging song in bossa nova style by the duo Toquinho (guitar) en Vinicius de Moraes (lyrics and vocals). The lady which is sung aboit migh be a sister of the well known Girl from Ipanema by Jobim. When you practice this piece: count well, because the syncopations are tricky.

Vinicius de Moraes (1913-1980) was one of the masters of the Brazilian bossa nova movement. He cooperated with well known musicians like Jobim. Toquinho was his accompanist for some time, together they recorded a number of albums.