Babi Mendes is a brazilian artist specializing in jazz and bossa nova. Talented and bi-lingual her debut album “Short Stories” was released in 2010. Upon hearing the album american jazz pianist and songwriter, Tom Grant, contacted her and 2 years later “winter bossa nova” is the result of their interaction.

Babi Mendes

In this video both Babi and Grant talk about the creative process behind the song. Tom Grant also shares his experiences with bossa nova and what it means to him.

The song will be featured on the Japanese release of “Short Stories.”