Ana Caram

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Ana Caram
Born (1958-10-01) October 1, 1958 (age 55)
São Paulo, Brazil
Genres Bossa nova
Occupations Singer
Guitarist
Flutist
Labels Chesky Records
Associated acts Antonio Carlos Jobim
Website http://www.anacaram.com.br

Ana Caram (born 1 October 1958) is a Brazilian singer, guitarist and flutist best known for her bossa nova music.[1] Caram was born in São Paulo to a family versed in musical expression. She graduated from São Paulo University with a degree in musical composition and conducting. A protégé of Antonio Carlos Jobim,[2] the primary developer of the bossa nova style, Caram's own is a blend of Brazilian Bossa nova and American Jazz.[3]

Discography[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

  • Rio After Dark (1989)
  • Amazônia (1992)
  • The Other Side of Jobim (1992)
  • Maracanã (1993)
  • Bossa Nova (1995)
  • Sunflower Time (1996)
  • Postcards from Rio (1998, Compilation)
  • Blue Bossa (2001)
  • Hollywood Rio (2004)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schoof, Keys. "Ana Caram: Hollywood Rio". 
  2. ^ "Ana Caram". Archived from the original on 2008-06-05. Retrieved 2008-08-09. 
  3. ^ "Jazz Spotlight featuring Ana Caram". Retrieved 2008-08-09.