“A slightly expanded version of flutist Herbie Mann’s 1961-62 group performs African-, Cuban- and Brazilian-influenced jazz on this appealing LP. With guitarist Billy Bean, vibraphonist Hagood Hardy, Dave Pike on marimba and four percussionists in [More]
Track listing: A1 Brazil (A. Barroso, S.K. Russell) 4:40 A2 Copacabana (H. Mann) 6:55 A3 Minha Saudade (J. Donato, J. Gilberto) 5:12 B1 B.N. Blues (H. Mann) 2:50 B2 One Note Samba (A.C. Jobin, J. Hendricks, N. Mendonça) 4:26 B3 Me Faz Recorar (W. Salter) 7:55 Personnel: [More]
Bossa Nova is an album of Bossa nova compositions by Ramsey Lewis’ Trio featuring tracks recorded in 1962 and released on the Argo label. Several mоnthѕ bеfоrе thе breakout ѕuссеѕѕ of Aѕtrud Gilberto’s “Thе Girl [More]
Trombone Jazz Samba is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger Bob Brookmeyer featuring bossa nova compositions recorded in 1962 for the Verve label. AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: Bob Brookmeyer was in the studio [More]
Bossa Nova: New Brazilian Jazz is an album by Argentine composer, pianist and conductor Lalo Schifrin recorded in 1962 and released on the Audio Fidelity label.[3][4] The album was released during the height of the [More]