Gilberto Gil, pictured here on the cover of Luar (A Gente Precisa Ver o Luar), is one of the many artists we listen to this week to understand the concept of "saudade." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Luciana Souza has two new albums out, Duos III and The Book of Chet. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Luciana Souza: From Bossa Nova To Chet Baker

The Brazilian singer's two new albums of cover songs explore her love of both jazz and bossa nova.

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