Beats: Exploring bossa nova

  • 18 January, 2023
Behind the Beats
Aivee Hsu talks about how she developed a love for playing bossa nova music. (Photo: Aivee Hsu)

Today’s episode features a music genre never explored before on this show: bossa nova. To understand the style of music a bit more, and what it takes to grow as a bossa nova performer in Taiwan, Emma Benack met with Aivee Hsu, a musician who grew up in Taipei and has been developing her own style of bossa nova music across a variety of languages.