Bossa Nova Rhythm Basics

April 13, 2010

I just stumbled upon this video, which does a good job of explaining basic bossa nova to someone who may want to add a bit of it to her or his bag in order to become a more well-rounded, and therefore more employable player. A jazz chord primer happens coincidentally. —Jimmy Leslie


This week I got to play with some great drummers Kenny Aronoff, John Ferraro, and Gregg Bissonette. The week before I played with Chad Wacke...
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