Flora Purim records with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira et al, ‘Butterfly Dreams’ for Milestone (1973)

Flora Purim's 'Butterfly Dreams' is her second album recorded in December 1973 with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira & more and released in 1974 by Milestone.Track Listing : 1.Dr. Jive (Part I) (Stanley Clarke) - 02:15 . 2.Butterfly Dreams (Neville Potter, Stanley Clarke) - 06:59 . 3.Dindi (Aloysio De Oliveira, Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 05:50 . 4.Summer Night (Harry…

Columbia tape ‘Miles Davis at Fillmore’ with Steve Grossman, Chick Corea, Dave Holland, Jack Dejohnette and Airto Moreira (1970)

'Miles Davis at Fillmore' is a live album recorded on June 17 - 20, 1970 at the Fillmore East in New York and released in December 1970 by Columbia.1 . It's About That Time (1970) 2 . Bitches Brew (Tanglewood, 1970) Track Listing : 1.Directions (Joe Zawinul) - 02:29 . 2.Bitches Brew (Miles Davis) - 00:53 . 3.The Mask (Miles Davis) - 01:35) . 4.It'S About That Time (Miles Davis) - 08:12 .…

Flora Purim records her sixth album ‘Encounter’ with Airto Moreira, Hermeto Pascoal et al (1976)

Flora Purim's 'Encounter' is her sixth album recorded between April 1976 and February 1977 and released in 1977 By Milestone.Track Listing : 1.Windows (Chick Corea) - 05:37 . 2.Latinas (Hermeto Pascoal) - 03:42 . 3.Uri (The Wind) (Googie Coppola, Hermeto Pascoal) - 08:05 . 4.Dedicated To Bruce (Hermeto Pascoal, Flora Purim) - 04:12 . 5.Above The Rainbow (Mccoy Tyner) - 03:29 . 6.Tomara (I Wish)…

George Duke records ‘A Brazilian Love Affair’ with Flora Purim, Milton Nascimento and Airto Moreira (1979)

George Duke's 'Duke' is an album released on March 29, 2005 by Bizarre Planet Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Trust (George Duke) - 05:04 . 2.I Wanna Know (George Duke) - 05:32 . 3.Superwoman (Stevie Wonder) - 05:59 . 4.No One (George Duke, Rachelle Ferrell) - 04:58 . 5.T-Jam (George Duke) - 05:47 . 6.Somebody'S Body (George Duke) - 05:01 . 7.Sausalito (George Duke) - 06:16 . 8.Saturday Night…

Airto Moreira records ‘Free’ for CTI with George Benson, Keith Jarrett et al (1972)

Airto Moreira's 'Free' is an album recorded March 23 and April 12, 13 & 20, 1972 with among others George Benson and Keith Jarrett and released the same year by CTI.Track Listing : 1.Return To Forever (Chick Corea) - 10:17 . 2.Flora'S Song (Flora Purim) - 08:30 . 3.Free (Airto Moreira) - 11:50 . 4.Lucky Southern (Keith Jarrett) - 02:36 . 5.Creek (Arroio) (Victor Brazil) - 06:12 Pete Turner…

Chick Corea releases the album : ‘The Ultimate Adventure’ (2006)

Chick Corea's 'The Ultimate Adventure' is an album released on February 7, 2006 by Stretch.1 . Three Ghouls 2 . Moseb The Executioner 3 . The Ultimate Adventure, 2006 4 . The Ultimate Adventure (Barcelona) Chick Corea - The Ultimate Adventure Track Listing : 1.Three Ghouls, Pt. 1 (Chick Corea) - 01:38 . 2.Three Ghouls, Pt. 2 (Chick Corea) - 0:02 . 3.Three Ghouls, Pt. 3 (Chick Corea) - 03:11 .…

Columbia publish ‘Paul Simon,’ his eponymous second solo album featuring ‘Mother and Child Reunion,’ ‘Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard’ and ‘Duncan’…

'Paul Simon' feat. 'Mother and Child Reunion' is his eponymous second studio album as a solo artist co-produced with Roy Halee and released on January 14, 1972 by Columbia.1 . Mother And Child Reunion (Webster Hall, 6/6/2011) 2 . Duncan (Lorrach, 2008) 3 . Duncan (w/ Rayna) 4 . Me And Julio Down By The Schoolyard (Official Video) 5 . Me & Julio Down By The Schoolyard 6 . Me And Julio Down…

Kudu Records publish Grover Washington, Jr’s debut album : ‘Inner City Blues’ (1972)

Grover Washington, Jr's 'Inner City Blues' is his debut album produced By Creed Taylor and released on January 3, 1972 by Kudu Records.1 . Medley Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Marvin Gaye) - 07:10 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) - 04:38 . 3.Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye) - 05:07 . 4.Until It'S Time For You To Go (Buffy Saint-Marie) - 04:35 . 5.I Loves…

Milton Nascimento records ‘Courage,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Milton Nascimento's 'Courage' is an album recorded on December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969 and released the same year by CTI.1 . Vera Cruz (w/ Wagner Tiso ) 2 . Outubro 3 . Morro Velho Track Listing : 1.Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) - 03:52 . 2.Vera Cruz (Milton Nascimento) - 03:12 . 3.Tres Pontas (Milton Nascimento) - 02:45 . 4.Outubro…

Asylum publish Joni Mitchell’s double album : ‘Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter’ (1977)

Joni Mitchell's 'Don Juan's Reckless Daughter' is a double album released on December 13, 1977 by Asylum.Track Listing : 1.Overture / Cotton Avenue (Joni Mitchell) - 06:41 . 2.Talk To Me (Joni Mitchell) - 03:45 . 3.Jericho (Joni Mitchell) - 03:22 . 4.Paprika Plains (Joni Mitchell) - 16:21 . 5.Otis And Marlena (Joni Mitchell) - 04:09 . 6.The Tenth World (Joni Mitchell, Don Alias, Manolo Badrena,…

Stanley Turrentine records for CTI ‘Sugar,’ an album with Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter et al (1970)

Stanley Turrentine's 'Sugar' is an album recorded mainly during November 1970 with among others, Freddie Hubbard, George Benson, Ron Carter, ... and released In 1971 By CTI.1 . Sugar Track Listing : 1.Sugar (Stanley Turrentine) - 10:03 . 2.Sunshine Alley (Butch Cornell) - 10:48 . 3.Impressions (John Coltrane) - 14:14 . 4.Gibraltar (Stanley Turrentine) - 9:35 Pete Turner ALSO READOfficial…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Get Up with It’ (1974)

Miles Davis' 'Get Up with It' is an album (his last before a five years retirement) collecting tracks recorded between 1970 and 1974 and released on November 22, 1974 by Columbia.1 . Honky Tonk (Oslo, 1971) 2 . Honky Tonk (Philadelphia 1970) 3 . Calypso Frelimo 4 . Calypso Frelimo (10/27/73, Stockholm) 5 . Electric 73 Track Listing : 1.He Loved Him Madly (Miles Davis) - 32:05 . 2.Maiysha…

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'Summertime' is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti.1 . Emily 2 . Someday My Prince Will Come (w/ Dave Brubeck Trio) Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin') With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) - 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) - 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) - 02:12…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Live-Evil’ (1971)

Miles Davis' 'Live-Evil' is an album (featuring live and studio recordings) released on November 17, 1971 by Columbia Records. 1 . What I Say (Oslo, Norway, 1971/11/09) 2 . Honky Tonk (Philadelphia, 1970) Track Listing : 1.Sivad (Miles Davis) - 15:16 . 2.Little Church (Hermeto Pascoal) - 03:17 . 3.Medley: Gemini , Double Image (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) - 05:56 . 4.What I Say (Miles Davis) -…

Polydor publish Return to Forever’s second album : ‘Light as a Feather’ (1972)

Return to Forever's 'Light as a Feather' is their second studio album, led by pianist Chick Corea and released in November 1972 by Polydor.1 . Spain 2 . Spain, 1975 3 . Light As E Feather (w/ Stanley Clarke & Lenny White; Buenos Aires, Gran Rex, 6/06/2012) 4 . Captain Marvel (w/ Stan Getz Quartet, Montreux, 1972) 5 . 500 Miles High ( w/ Return To Forever, 1972 ) 6 . Children's Songs (w/…

Warner Bros. publish Paul Simon’s sixth solo album : ‘Hearts and Bones’ (1983)

Paul Simon's 'Hearts and Bones' is his sixth solo album released on November 4, 1983 by Warner Bros.1 . Hearts And Bones (1984) 2 . Interview, 20th May, 1982 Track Listing : 1.Allergies (Paul Simon) - 04:37 . 2.Hearts And Bones (Paul Simon) - 05:37 . 3.When Numbers Get Serious (Paul Simon) - 03:25 . 4.Think Too Much (B) (Paul Simon) - 02:44 . 5.Song About The Moon (Paul Simon) - 04:07 . 6.Think…

Dizzy Gillespie plays in Berlin (1980)

November 4, 1980 - Dizzy Gillespie plays with Claudio Roditti (flh), James Moody (ts), Arturo Sandoval (tp), Pablo Watkins (tb), Paquito d'Riviera (as, cl), Danilo Perez (p), Airto Moreira (perc), Flora Purim (voc) and more at the Jazzfestival in Berlin

CBS publish Santana’s sixth studio album : ‘Borboletta’ (1974)

Santana's 'Borboletta' is their sixth studio album released in October 1974 by CBS.1 . Here And Now / Soul Sacrifice Track Listing : 1.Spring Manifestations (Airto Moreira, Flora Purim) - 01:05 . 2.Canto De Los Flores (Tom Coster, Santana Band) - 03:39 . 3.Life Is Anew (Carlos Santana, Michael Shrieve) - 04:22 . 4.Give And Take (Carlos Santana, Tom Coster, Michael Shrieve) - 05:44 . 5.One With…

Wayne Shorter records ‘High Life’ produced by Marcus Miller for Verve (1995)

Wayne Shorter's 'High Life' is an album produced by Marcus Miller and released on October 17, 1995 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Children Of The Night (Wayne Shorter) - 07:23 . 2.At The Fair (Wayne Shorter) - 07:29 . 3.Maya (Wayne Shorter) - 05:12 . 4.On The Milky Way Express (Wayne Shorter) - 05:35 . 5.Pandora Awakened (Wayne Shorter) - 06:20 . 6.Virgo Rising (Wayne Shorter) - 06:46 . 7.High Life…

Antônio Carlos Jobim records his tenth album : ‘Urubu’ for Warner Bros. (1975)

Antônio Carlos Jobim's 'Urubu' is his tenth album recorded on October 16–23, 1975 and released in November 1976 by Warner Bros.1 . Ligia Track Listing : 1.Bôto (Porpoise) (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Jararaca) - 06:07 . 2.Ligia (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 04:13 . 3.Correnteza (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Luiz Bonfá) - 02:41 . 4.Angela (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 02:50 . 5.Saudade Do Brasil (Antônio Carlos Jobim)…

Warner Bros. publish Chaka Khan’s debut solo album : ‘Chaka’ featuring ‘I’m Every Woman’ (1978)

Chaka Khan's 'Chaka' is her debut solo album released on October 12, 1978.1 . I'm Every Woman 2 . Life Is A Dance (Official Video) 3 . I'm Every Woman (1978) 4 . I'm Every Woman (Official Video) Track Listing : 1.I'M Every Woman (Nickolas Ashford, Valerie Simpson) - 04:05 . 2.Love Has Fallen On Me (Lloyd Webber, Charles Stepney) - 04:52 . 3.Roll Me Through The Rushes (David Lasley, Lana…

Freddie Hubbard records the album ‘First Light’ for CTI (1971)

Freddie Hubbard's 'First Light' is an album featuring string arrangements by Don Sebesky and recorded on September 14, 15 & 16, 1971 by By CTI1 . Fantasy In D Track Listing : 1.First Light (Freddie Hubbard) - 11:05 . 2.Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey (Paul Mccartney) - 08:17 . 3.Moment To Moment (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) - 05:43 . 4.Yesterday'S Dreams (Norman Martin, Don Sebesky) - 03:55 .…

Berimbau e Capoeira

Today September 7, as we celebrate Brazil's national day, we take a closer look at one facet of the Brazilian rich music : Berimbau E CapoeiraVideo Tracklist : Capoeira Girl . Mestre Liminha Jogo E Cigano & Gamelaira - Capoeira Music . Gregor Salto - Para Voce (w/ Curio Capoeira) . Paranahue - Zum Zum Zum . Capoeira Mata Um - Zum Zum Zum . Simon Fava & Gregor Salto - Magalenha (w/ Sergio…

Miles Davis is at ‘Isle of Wight Festival’, day 4 (1970)

August 29, 1970 - Miles Davis (tp) is with Gary Bartz (s), Chick Corea (elp), Keith Jarrett (elp), Dave Holland (b), Jack DeJohnette (d) and Airto Moreira (perc) at the second "Isle of Wight Festival" at Afton Down, on the western side of the island

Miles Davis visits Tanglewood (1970)

August 18, 1970 - Bill Graham presents Miles Davis with Gary Bartz (s), Chick Corea (el p), Keith Jarrett (org), Dave Holland (b), Jack DeJohnette(d) and Airto Moreira (perc) at "The Fillmore at Tanglewood" in Lenox and Stockbridge, MA

Flora Purim records ‘500 Miles High’ live at the Montreux Jazz Festival (1974)

Flora Purim's '500 Miles High' is a live album recorded on July 6, 1974 at the Montreux Jazz Festival and released the same year by Milestone.Track Listing : 1.O Cantador (Dori Caymmi, Nelson Motta) - 05:09 . 2.Bridge (Flora Purim) - 01:45 . 3.500 Miles High (Chick Corea, Neville Potter) - 05:30 . 4.Cravo E Canela (Cinnamon And Cloves) (Ronaldo Bastos, Milton Nascimento) - 06:46 . 5.Bahia (Ary…

Santana record in Japan, a triple live album to be released as ‘Lotus’ (1973)

Santana's 'Lotus' is a live album recorded on July 3 & 4, 1973 in Japan and released as a triple vinyl in May 1974 by Columbia.1 . Incident At Neshabur (8/18/1970, Tanglewood) 2 . LIGHT OF LIFE, SE ACABO (CASTILLOS DE ARENA) Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Gregg Rolie) - 03:23 . 2.A-1 Funk (José Chepitó Areas / Tom Coster, Richard Kermode, Armando Peraza, Doug Rauch, Carlos Santana, Santana,…

Paul Desmond records ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ produced By Creed Taylor for A&M/CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'From the Hot Afternoon' is an album recorded on June 24–25 & August 13–14, 1969 and released the same year by A&M/CTITrack Listing : 1.October (Outubro) - (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 03:00 . 2.Round N' Round (Gira Girou) (Milton Nascimento) - 04:32 . 3.Faithful Brother (Irmão De Fé) (Milton Nascimento) - 03:09 . 4.To Say Goodbye (Edu Lobo) - 04:01 . 5.From The…

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

Columbia Records publish ‘Weather Report,’ their eponymous debut album (1971)

'Weather Report (1971) ' is their debut album released on May 12, 1971 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.Milky Way (Wayne Shorter, Joe Zawinul) - 02:33 . 2.Umbrellas (Wayne Shorter, Miroslav Vitous, Joe Zawinul) - 03:27 . 3.Seventh Arrow (Miroslav Vitous) - 05:23 . 4.Orange Lady (Joe Zawinul) - 08:44 . 5.Morning Lake (Miroslav Vitous) - 04:26 . 6.Waterfall (Joe Zawinul) - 06:20 . 7.Tears…

Paul Simon releases his second solo album : ‘There Goes Rhymin’ Simon’ featuring ‘Kodachrome’ (1973)

Paul Simon's 'There Goes Rhymin' Simon' feat. 'Kodachrome' is his second solo studio album released on May 5, 1973 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Kodachrome (Paul Simon) - 03:32 . 2.Tenderness (Paul Simon) - 02:53 . 3.Take Me To The Mardi Gras (Paul Simon) - 03:27 . 4.Something So Right (Paul Simon) - 04:33 . 5.One Man'S Ceiling Is Another Man'S Floor (Paul Simon) - 03:44 . 6.American Tune (Paul…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 18/52

Yngwie Malmsteen, Larry Coryell, John Mayer, Derek Trucks, Eric Clapton, Joe Bonamassa, Nels Cline, Jeff Beck, Brad Whitford, Joe Satriani, Richie Faulkner, Rick Derringer

Columbia publish ‘Big Fun,’ an album by Miles Davis recorded over a period of four years (1974)

Miles Davis 'Big Fun' is a double album recorded between 1969 and 1972 and released on April 19, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Great Expectations (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) / Orange Lady (Joe Zawinul) – 27:23 . 2.Ife (Miles Davis) – 21:34 . 3.Recollections (Joe Zawinul) - 18:55 . 4.Trevere (Miles Davis) – 05:55 . 5.Go Ahead John (Miles Davis) – 28:27 . 6.Lonely Fire (Miles Davis) – 21:21 .…

This week In Jazz Legends 13/52

John Lewis, Chick Corea & Hiromi Uehara, Keith Jarrett, Terri Lynn Carrington, Diana Krall, Eliane Elias, Jimmy Smith, George Duke, Maynard Ferguson, Tete Montoliu & Jackie McLean, Michael Brecker, Gary Bartz

This week In Jazz Legends 12/52

Antonio Sanchez, Chick Corea, Jack De Johnette, Herbie Hancock . Eliane Elias, Airto Moreira . Flora Purim, Art Blakey, Miles Davis, Weather Report, Gil Evans, Dave Holland, IrakereThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Antonio Sanchez . New Life (w/ Migration Band) Lifted…

Antonio Carlos Jobim records ‘Stone Flower,’ arranged by Deodato, for CTI (1970)

Antonio Carlos Jobim's 'Stone Flower' is his fifth album arranged by Deodat, recorded on March 16-22, 1970 and released the same year by CTI.Track Listing : 1.Tereza My Love (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 04:23 . 2.Children'S Games (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:30 . 3.Choro (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 02:10 . 4.Brazil (Ary Barroso) - 07:25 . 5.Stone Flower (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:21 . 6.Amparo (Antonio…

Happy Birthday Flora Purim. ‘Pure Rhythm’

This day (March 6, 1942), in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is born Flora Purim a Brazilian jazz singer.Tracklist : w/ Airto Moreira Live . w/ United Nation All Star Orchestra Esquinas . w/ Airto Moreira @ Telluride Jazz Festival . w/ Elaine Elias, & David Sanborn - Jobim Medley (1997) . w/ Fourth World & Diana Moreira-Purim - Time One . Rhythm Runner - Overdub By Giovanni Hidalgo & Freddie…

We remember Larry Coryell

This day (February 19, 2017), in New York City, died Larry Coryell American jazz fusion guitaristTracklist : Spaces Revisited (2017) . Larry Coryell Trio (2016) . w/ Murali Coryell (2015) . Kowloon Jag (2013) . Blue Monk 2011) . w/ Badi Assad & John Abercrombie - Three Guitars . w/ George Duke - So What . w/ Al Di Meola - Spain (1986) . w/ Stipe / Delucia - Meeting Of The Spirits (1979)…

Bizarre Planet publish George Duke’s 29th album : ‘Duke’ (2005)

George Duke's 'Duke' is his 29th album released on March 29, 2005 by Bizarre Planet Entertainment.Track Listing : 1.Trust (George Duke) - 05:04 . 2.I Wanna Know (George Duke) - 05:32 . 3.Superwoman (Stevie Wonder) - 05:59 . 4.No One (George Duke, Rachelle Ferrell) - 04:58 . 5.T-Jam (George Duke) - 05:47 . 6.Somebody'S Body (George Duke) - 05:01 . 7.Sausalito (George Duke) - 06:16 . 8.Saturday…

Jazzin’Around Afro Blue

Starting and ending with Mongo Santamaría's composition 'Afro Blue', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Jazz with some Salsa' tunes around the theme of 'Mongo Santamaría'. It has Donald Byrd, Sheila Jordan, Airto Moreira, Ray Barretto & Tito Allen and many more.