About This Song
Wave sheet music music for guitar: “Wave” (also known as “Vou Te Contar” in Portuguese) is a bossa nova song written by Antonio Carlos Jobim and was recorded on his 1967 album of the same name, Wave, on A&M Records. English lyrics were also written by and used for a 1969 recording by Frank Sinatra. Wave is known as Jobim’s most successful album to date and it was listed by Rolling Stone Brazil as one of the 100 best Brazilian albums in history. Stevan Pasero’s arrangement will catch and hold your ear immediately. Stevan’s fluid chordal passages, flawless technique, and harmonic transpositions are not only engaging to the listener yet also present a formidable test for the concert guitarist.
The song was voted by the Brazilian edition of Rolling Stone to be the 73rd greatest Brazilian song.
Wave sheet music for guitar: More arrangements for the standard repertoire here.
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About The Arranger:
Stevan Pasero is recognized as a important contributor to the guitar repertoire over the past three decades. He has transcribed numerous symphonic works and composed, arranged and produced records for solo, duo and various ensembles. He has recorded 50 albums of music and his works appear on over 1000 other albums. Pasero studied classical guitar, then continued his studies in jazz and flamenco. He attended San Francisco State University where he studied musical analysis, harmony and composition, which led to some post-graduate work in transcription and orchestration. Mr. Pasero is owner and principal of four publishing and distribution music industry companies.