‘Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim’ is a studio album recorded on January 30 and February 1, 1967 and released In March 1967 by Reprise.
Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Vinícius De Moraes) – 03:00 . 2.Dindi (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveria) – 03:25 . 3.Change Partners (Irving Berlin) – 02:40 . 4.Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gene Lees) – 02:45 . 5.Meditation (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Newton Mendonça) – 02:51 . 6.If You Never Come To Me (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Gilbert, Aloysio De Oliveria) – 02:10 . 7.How Insensitive (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Vinícius De Moraes) – 03:15 . 8.I Concentrate On You (Cole Porter) – 02:32 . 9.Baubles, Bangles And Beads (Robert Wright, George Forrest, Alexander Borodin) – 02:32 . 10.Once I Loved (O Amor Em Paz) (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Ray Gilbert, Vinícius De Moraes) – 02:37
Musicians : Frank Sinatra – Vocals . Antonio Carlos Jobim – Vocals On (1 – 7 – 8 – 9), Guitar, Piano . Claus Ogerman – Arranger, Conductor . Dom Um Romão – Drums . Al Viola – Guitar
Production : Produced By Sonny Burke . Lee Herschberg – Engineer
Package : Ed Thrasher – Art Direction . Stan Cornyn – Liner Notes . John Bryson – Photography
Recorded On January 30, February 1, 1967 At Hollywood, Los Angeles.
Released In March 1967 By Reprise.
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Few moments in music are more beautiful and magical than the softly strummed guitar, sighing horns and whispered drums that introduce you to “The Girl From Ipanema,” and “Change Partners” stands among Sinatra’s best Irving Berlin interpretations […]
The material may be a little different from the norm, but it also catches him taking a few chances. The music holds up well over the years and makes this release a must for his old and new fans alike. […]
For the most part, the Chairman keeps the volume down here and does so with excellent results. Jobim’s Portuguese lyrics translate awkwardly into English. This becomes clear on the few songs that Sinatra sings in English and Jobim adds his part in his native language. […]