George Duke records ‘A Brazilian Love Affair’ with Flora Purim, Milton Nascimento and Airto Moreira (1979)
Track Listing : 1.Brazilian Love Affair (George Duke) – 07:24 . 2.Summer Breezin’ (George Duke) – 04:50 . 3.Cravo E Canela (Ronaldo Bastos, Milton Nascimento) – 03:06 . 4.Alone-6 Am (George Duke) – 01:07 . 5.Brazilian Sugar (George Duke) – 05:34 . 6.Sugar Loaf Mountain (George Duke) – 04:10 . 7.Love Reborn (George Duke) – 04:28 . 8.Up From The Sea It Arose And Ate Rio In One Swift Bite (George Duke) – 05:24 . 9.I Need You Now (George Duke) – 04:43 . 10.Ao Que Vai Nascer (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) – 00:00
Musicians : George Duke – Bells, Crumar, Fender Rhodes, Keyboards, Moog Synthesizer, Oberheim Synthesizer, Orchestra Bells, Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer, Vibraphone, Vocals . Jamil Joanes – Bass . Byron Miller – Bass . Ricky Lawson – Drums . Jerry Hey – Flugelhorn, Trumpet . Toninho Horta – Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric) . Milton Nascimento – Guitar (Acoustic), Vocals . Roland Bautista – Guitar, Guitar (Electric) . Sheila E. – Bongos, Caixa, Chimes, Cowbell, Guest Artist, Timbales, Water Chimes . Airto Moreira – Percussion, Shaker, Surdo, Tambourine . Roberto Silva – Agogo, Apito, Caxixi, Drums, Talking Drum, Tambur . Chico Batera – Agogo, Bongos, Castanets, Chekere, Congas, Ganza, Percussion, Roto Toms, Tambur, Triangle . Larry Williams – Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor) . William Frank “Bill” Reichenbach Jr. – Trombone . Raul De Souza – Trombone . Flora Purim – Vocals . Lynn Davis – Vocals . Flavio Faria – Vocals . Josie James – Vocals . Lucinha Lins – Vocals . Zé Luis – Vocals . Simone – Vocals . Lucia Turbull – Vocals
Production : Produced By George Duke . George Duke . Mitch Gibson – Assistant Engineer . Jorge Luiz – Assistant Engineer . Andy Mills – Assistant Engineer . Erik Zobler – Assistant Engineer . Kerry Mcnabb – Engineer . Tommy Vicari – Engineer . Brian Gardner – Mastering
Arrangements : George Duke
Package : Allen Weinberg – Art Direction . Scott H. Thompson – Liner Notes . Vania Toledo – Photography
Recorded In March And April, 1979.
Released In 1979 By Epic.