Bebel Gilberto headlines this summer’s  Brasil Summerfest in New York.It began on the 23rd  and will continue till the 28th of this month. The Bossa Nova songstress has traveled across the world, first developing her talent in Brazil before coming to New York,  her birth place. Here she did many live performances and recorded a number of songs for albums and movie soundtracks. She moved to London, but famously returned to partner her father, Bossa Nova originator Joao Gilberto, at the Carnegie Hall.

Bebel Gilberto Performs at Brasil Summerfest

Bebel Gilberto Performs at Brasil Summerfest

She now returns to the “big apple”  alongside other Brazilian artists such as Flávio Renegado and Criolo. Thus far the event has enjoyed positive reviews and has been well received by New Yorkers.