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by Jack Bowers
In the early 1960s, bright new rhythms traveled northward from Brazil, kindling a bossa nova craze" that swept through the jazz world and spilled over into the realm of pop music, led by saxophonists such as Stan Getz, Bud Shank and Zoot Sims, and abetted by guitarists Charlie Byrd, Laurindo Almeida and others. After scoring a hit in 1962 with an adaptation of Antonio Carlos Jobim's One Note Samba," Getz had a million-seller the following year, again thanks to Jobim, ...read more
by AAJ Staff
Meet Lukas Hein:I was born in 1981, and have lived around the world due to my family being part of the Baha'i Faith. I graduated from Lewis & Clark College in 2003, and have been living and playing in Northern California since.Instrument(s):Tenor saxophone. I knew I wanted to be a musician when...I realized there was no other way to achieve my musical goals than to have music ... read more