We remember Baden Powell. ‘Playing So Well’

This day (September 26, 2000), in Rio de Janeiro, died Baden Powell de Aquino, a Brazilian guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Manha De Carnaval . A Primera Vez (1999) . Lapinha . Tristeza (1970) . Samba Triste (1967) . Tracklist : Canto De Ossanha . Tristeza . Samba Triste . Berimbau . Garota De Ipanema . Consolação . O Astronauta . Canto De Xangô . Prelude . Apelo . Wikipedia : This day (September…

We remember Laurindo Almeida. ‘Brazilliant’

This day (July 26, 1995), in Van Nuys, California, died Laurindo Almeida, a Brazilian guitarist and composer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ The Modern Jazz Quartet - In the Heart to Loronix 2 . Voce E Eu 3 . Dear Heart 4 . Leverkusener Jazztage(1992) Tracklist : Girl From Ipanema Manha De Carnaval . Atabaque . Recado Bossa Nova . You Needed Me . Speak Low . Copacabana . Late Last Night . Desafinado .…

We Remember Vinicius de Moraes

July 9, 1980 - Marcus Vinicius da Cruz e Mello Moraes simply known as Vinicius de Moraes, Brazilian singer, poet and bossa nova composer passed away aged 66. He is remembered.Tracklist : 1 . Canto De Ossanha (w/ Baden Powell) 2 . Soneto De Fidelidade 3 . Chega De Saudade (w/ E Toquinho) 4 . (w/ Tom Jobim, Toquinho E, Miucha) 5 . Garota De Ipanema (w/ Tom Jobim)

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s second album : ‘Esperanza’ (2008)

Esperanza Spalding's 'Esperanza' is her second studio album released on May 20, 2008 by Heads Up Track Listing : 1.Ponta De Areia (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant) - 05:39 . 2.I Know You Know (Esperanza Spalding) - 03:46 . 3.Fall In (Esperanza Spalding) - 03:57 . 4.I Adore You (Esperanza Spalding) - 07:27 . 5.Cuerpo Y Alma (Body & Soul) (Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) - 08:01 . 6.She Got To You…

Bebel Gilberto releases ‘Tanto Tempo,’ her third album (2000)

Bebel Gilberto's 'Tanto Tempo' is her third studio album, produced by Suba and released on April 25, 2000 by ZiriguiboomTrack Listing : 1.Samba Da Bênção (Vinicius De Moraes, Baden Powell) - 04:47 . 2.August Day Song (Bebel Gilberto, Nina Miranda, Chris Franck) - 04:37 . 3.Tanto Tempo (Bebel Gilberto, Suba, Gilberto Gil) - 03:01 . 4.Sem Contenção (Bebel Gilberto, Gerry Arling, Richard Cameron) -…

MGM / Verve publish ‘Jazz Samba’ by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd (1962)

'Jazz Samba' by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd is a bossa nova (and the first on the American jazz scene) album released on April 20, 1962 by Mgm/Verve. Track Listing : 1.Desafinado (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) - 05:52 . 2.Samba Dees Days (Charlie Byrd) - 03:35 . 3.O Pato (Jayme Silva, Neuza Teixeira) - 02:34 . 4.Samba Triste (Baden Powell, Billy Blanco) - 04:44 . 5.Samba De Uma Nota Só…

Concord publish Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless,’ a collaborative album produced by will.i.am (2006)

Sérgio Mendes' 'Timeless' is a collaborative album produced by will.i.am released on February 13, 2006 by Concord.Track Listing : 1.Mas Que Nada (Jorge Ben) - 04:22 . 2.That Heat (Will Adams, Norman Gimbel, Henry Mancini) - 04:13 . 3.Berimbau/Consolacao (Vinícius De Moraes, Baden Powell) - 04:22 . 4.The Frog (João Donato) - 03:50 . 5.Let Me (Norman Gimbel, Baden Powell) - 04:14 . 6.Bananeira…

This week In Jazz Legends 39/52

Jean Luc Ponty, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Marcus Miller, The Crusaders, Tom Jobim, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Ralph Towner, Gary Peacock, Baden Powell, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, Astor Piazzolla, Gerry Mulligan, Clark Terry, Phil WoodsThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 418 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist…

Try a Little Tenderness

Starting and ending with 'Try a little tenderness' made famous by Otis Redding, we made a playlist powered by Hittin'Around. It has Lisa Ono, Jack Webb, Brian Hyland, Aretha Franklin and many more.