Michael Ballard's Videos (Producers Workshop Online) - Producers Workshop Online 2021-10-23T01:14:32Z https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=2ymrg6mlr0pwm&rss=yes&xn_auth=no 11th & Grant with Eric Funk (No. 601) tag:producersworkshop.pbs.org,2011-03-01:5817956:Video:4306 2011-03-01T17:52:32.338Z Michael Ballard https://producersworkshop.pbs.org/profile/MichaelBallard In America during the late 50s and early 60s, a new sound made landfall: Brazilian Jazz. This intimate, straight-time "bossa nova" sound quickly hit the airwaves and took hold on records and in live performances by everyone from Ella Fitzgerald to Dave Brubeck. RIO brings us a stylistically pure performance through the haunting voice of Julia Yates and the skilled hands of guitarist Tim Drackert. (First Aired Thursday, February 24, 2011) In America during the late 50s and early 60s, a new sound made landfall: Brazilian Jazz. This intimate, straight-time "bossa nova" sound quickly hit the airwaves and took hold on records and in live performances by everyone from Ella Fitzgerald to Dave Brubeck. RIO brings us a stylistically pure performance through the haunting voice of Julia Yates and the skilled hands of guitarist Tim Drackert. (First Aired Thursday, February 24, 2011)