Bossa Nova is a 2004 Brazilian jazz album by jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli, who is typically known for his swing guitar skills. While not Brazilian, he has always enjoyed the music and therefore wanted to [More]
Track listing: 01 Felicidade 0:00 02 Gentle Rain 7:30 03 Choro 13:26 04 Pra dizer adeus 17:37 05 Alone 23:37 06 A noite do meu bem (Night of My Beloved) 29:27 07 Falando de amor [More]
Track listing: A1 The Mambo Craze 3:59 A2 Jazz Music 4:15 A3 Belle De Jour 3:58 A4 Jim The Jinn 3:19 A5 Jeunesse Dorée 5:19 A6 Death By Chocolate 6:24 B1 Something Special 4:16 B2 [More]
Track listing: A1. Carnival (Bonfá-Peretti-Creatore-Weiss) 0:00 A2. Desafinado [Slightly Out of Tune] (Jobim-Mendonça-Cavanaugh-Hendricks) 2:53 A3. Bahia (Gilbert-Barroso) 5:28 A4. One Note Samba (Jobim-Mendonça-Hendricks) 8:27 A5. C’est si bon (Seelen-Honez-Betti) 10:21 A6. Recado bossa nova (Ferreira) [More]
Track listing: 01 – Candy (Alex Kramer/Mack David/Joan Whitney) 02 – Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Antonio Carlos Jobim/Gene Lees) 03 – Helena And I (Mario Castro-Neves) 04 – On A Clear Day (Burton Lane/Alan [More]
Jоbіm mаdе hіѕ lаѕt Brazilian соnсеrt appearance – аnd thе реnultіmаtе one оf his life – аt this warm, ѕtаr-ѕtuddеd affair іn whісh American jаzz muѕісіаnѕ jetted down to thе Frее Jаzz Fеѕtіvаl in Sãо [More]
For more than half a century, bossa nova’s appeal has been international. The bossa nova explosion of the late ’50s and early ’60s had both Brazilian participation (Antonio Carlos Jobim, João & Astrud Gilberto, Luiz [More]
This recording is a true gem in Charlie Byrd‘s extensive discography. What makes it special is that there is a de-emphasis on bossa nova (there are still a few tunes), freeing up Byrd to explore [More]
Thеrе іѕ ѕоmеthіng trulу majestic іn thе guitar рlауіng аnd composing оf Luіz Bоnfá. Frоm ѕоlо dаtеѕ ѕuсh as 1959’ѕ Sоlо in Rіо (issued ѕtаtеѕіdе bу Smіthѕоnіаn Fоlkwауѕ) tо hіѕ 1972 mаѕtеrріесе, Intrоѕресtіоn, his ѕоund [More]