Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim (25 January – 8 December ), also known as Tom Jobim was a Brazilian composer, pianist, songwriter. Antonio Carlos Jobim, Brazilian songwriter, composer, and arranger who transformed the extroverted rhythms of the Brazilian samba into an intimate music. wrought by the composer, Antonio Carlos Jobim with his international only to go on to become established as a permanent part of the American musical. Although he played guitar and harmonica as a boy, Antônio Carlos Jobim wasn't interested in songwriting until his mother acquired a piano for their home. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Composer - Music. 27, Don't Ever Go Away (Por Causa De Voce) (Composer) (Album Version). If you want some good Brazilian music and like Antonio you can't go wrong. His songs are great and its obvious why so many artists have recorded his songs or. World Class Classics: Antonio Carlos Jobim contributed large bodies of songs to the jazz repertoire, both expanded their reach into the concert hall. Antonio Carlos Jobim know for his luscious bossa nova and hybrid Latin/pop achieved worldwide fame thanks to his song 'The Girl from Ipanema'. Brazilian songwriter and vocalist Antonio Carlos Jobim (–) was one of the creators of the subtle, whispery, jazz-influenced popular song style known. Antonio Carlos Jobim artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music.