Fans of bossa nova will take delight in a new compilation album which includes classic tracks by renown masters of the genre. Beautiful Bossa Nova is a double CD containing 40 tracks by famous artists such as George Benson, Willie Bobo and Quincy Jones. A wide range of classic songs are featured on the album. Among its fast tempo offerings are Mas Que Nada by Tamba Trio, while its relaxed tracks include Quiet Nights of the Quiet Stars by Astrud Gilberto and Antonio Carlos Jobim. Atmospheric songs such as Jobim's Wave and Call Me by Gilberto and Walter Wanderley are ideal for quiet, chilled out evenings. Energetic and fast-paced tracks such as El Gento are for lively gatherings or moments when you want to listen to music that will get your fingers snapping and toes tapping. Jazz or samba fans will find Beautiful Bossa Nova a welcome addition to their CD collection. It's also a great starter album for those new to bossa nova.