Jobim, Vinicius, Toquindo et al meet in Milan (1978)

October 18, 1978 - Brazilian artists - Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius de Moraes, Toquinho and Miúcha - perform together in Milan, Italy at an Italian TV program called "Studio 3"<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/jobim-735461.jpg' alt='Antonio Carlos Jobim – The Composer of Desafinado Plays' width='190' height='161'/><img…

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)…

‘Jobim, Hancock & Friends’ Tom Jobim’s last concert

On September 27, 1993, in Sao Paulo 'Tom' Jobim joins a group of American and Brazilian artists - Herbie Hancock, Joe Henderson, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ron Carter, Harvey Mason, Shirley Horn, John Hendricks, Gal Costa, Oscar Castro-Neves, Paulo Jobim and Alex Acuna - to perform four songs during what will stay as his last Brazilian public performance. Jobim will pass away the next year.Track Listing…

Herbie, Shirley et al pay tribute to Jobim (1993)

September 27, 1993 - Shirley Horn, Gal Costa, Jon Hendricks, Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Oscar Castro-Neves, Ron Carter, Harvey Mason pay tribute to Brazilian Icon Antônio Carlos Jobim at the Free Jazz Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Abraça Jobim,’ an album of Antonio Carlos Jobim’s songs (1980)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Ella Abraça Jobim' is a studio album devoted to the songs of Antonio Carlos Jobim and recorded on September 17–19, 1980 and March 18–20, 1981.1 . The Girl From Ipanema 2 . In Desafinado (TV Special, Sweden, 1963) 3 . One Note Samba 4 . Useless Landscape (Montreux, 1969) 5 . Useless Landscape (1971, Sao Paulo) Track listing : . 1.Somewhere in the Hills (Favela) (Vinícius de…

Antônio Carlos Jobim records ‘Wave,’ his fourth album for A&M (1967)

Antônio Carlos Jobim's 'Wave' is his fourth (and his most successful album to date) album recorded on May 22-24 and June 15, 1967 and released in September 1967 By A&M.1 . Wave Track Listing : 1.Wave (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 02:56 . 2.The Red Blouse (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 05:09 . 3.Look To The Sky (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 02:20 . 4.Batidinha (Antônio Carlos Jobim) - 03:17 . 5.Triste…

Verve publish ‘The Astrud Gilberto Album,’ her first album recorded with Antônio Carlos Jobim, João Gilberto et al (1965)

'The Astrud Gilberto Album' is her first solo album produced by Creed Taylor and released in May 1965 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Once I Loved (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:14 . 2.Agua De Beber (Astrud Gilberto, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:20 . 3.Meditation (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) - 02:42 . 4.And Roses And Roses (Dorival Caymmi, João…

Antonio Carlos Jobim records his debut ‘American’ album : ‘The Composer of Desafinado Plays’ (1963)

Antonio Carlos Jobim's 'The Composer of Desafinado Plays' is his debut US album recorded May 9 and 10, 1963 and released the same year in 1963 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel / Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 02:42 . 2.Amor Em Paz (Once I Loved) (Vinicius De Moraes / Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:36 . 3.Agua De Beber (Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel /…

‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto features also Tom Jobim and Astrud Gilberto (1963)

'Getz/Gilberto' by Stan Getz & João Gilberto is an album featuring Antonio Carlos Jobim and Astrud Gilberto, recorded on March 18–19, 1963 and released in March 1964 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel) - 05:24 . 2.Doralice (Dorival Caymmi, Antonio Almeida) - 02:46 . 3.P'Ra Machucar Meu Coração (Ary Barroso) - 05:05 .…

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…

Elis Regina & Antonio Carlos Jobim start the recording of ‘Elis & Tom’ (1974)

'Elis & Tom' by Elis Regina and Antonio Carlos Jobim is a bossa nova album recorded from February 22 till March 9, 1974 in Los Angeles and released the same year by Philips.Track Listing : 1.Águas De Março (Antonio Carlos Jobim) - 03:32 . 2.Pois É (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Chico Buarque) - 01:43 . 3.Só Tinha De Ser Com Você (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveira) - 03:48 . 4.Modinha…

Frank Sinatra and Tom Jobim record together ‘Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim’ (1967)

'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…

Odeon publish João Gilberto’s debut album : ‘Chega De Saudade’ produced by Antônio Carlos Jobim (1959)

João Gilberto's 'Chega de Saudade' is his debut album produced by Antônio Carlos Jobim and released in 1959 by OdeonTrack Listing : 1.Chega De Saudade (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:01 . 2.Lôbo Bôbo (Carlos Lyra, Ronaldo Bôscoli) - 01:20 . 3.Brigas, Nunca Mais (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) - 02:05 . 4.Hô-Bá-Lá-Lá (João Gilberto) - 02:15 . 5.Saudade Fêz Um Samba…

Antonio Carlos Jobim releases his fifteenth album : ‘Antonio Brasileiro’ featuring ‘How Insensitive (Insensatez)’ with Sting (1994)

Antonio Carlos Jobim's 'Antonio Brasileiro' is his fifteenth album completed 11 months before his death and released days after on December 11, 1994 by Sony.Track Listing : . 1.Variations On A Theme By Erik Satie (Erik Satie, Dick Halligan) - 02:35 . 2.Smiling Phases (Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood) - 05:11 . 3.Sometimes In Winter (Steve Katz) - 03:09 . 4.More And More (Vee Pee Smith,…

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny , Edu Lobo, Gal Costa, Danilo Caymmi,, Frank Sinatra, Herbie Hancock, João Gilberto , Andy Williams , Chico Buarque, Vinícius De Moraes

We remember Antônio Carlos Jobim. ‘Quiet Star’

This day ( December 8, 1994), in New York, died Antônio Carlos Brasileiro de Almeida Jobim a.k.a Tom Jobim, a Brazilian songwriter, composer, arranger, singer, and pianist/guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . One Note Samba 2 . Insensatez 3 . Samba De Uma Nota Só (1986) 4 . Garota de Ipanema 5 . Corcovado 6 . Wave 7 . Chega de saudade 8 . Agua De Beber Tracklist : Wave . Insensatez . Triste . Desafinado .…

Jobim Para Dois (ou Três)

From 'How Insensitive' to 'Corcovado', we have mixed 20 'Brazilian Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Duos doing Jobim's Classics'. It has Nana Caymmi & César Camargo, Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina, Yamandu Costa & Ze Paulo Becker, Sergio Mendes & Cannonball Adderley and many more.

This week In One-Off Collaborations 46/52

Agnetha Fältskog & Gary Barlow, JoJo & Gallant, Rihanna & Eminem, Sharon Jones & Daryl Hall, Alicia Keys & Usher, Kylie Minogue & Bono, Chaka Khan & Rick James, Tracy Chapman & Eric Clapton, Diana Krall & Michael Bublé, Jacqui Dankworth & Chick Corea, Nancy Wilson & Joe Williams, Ella Fitzgerald & Frank Sinatra

Nonesuch publish Caetano Veloso’s album : ‘Livro’ (1998)

Caetano Veloso's 'Livro' is an album released on November 10, 1998 by Nonesuch.1 . Os Passistas 2 . Livros 3 . Doideca 4 . Um Tom 5 . How Beautiful Could A Being Be 6 . How Beautiful Could A Being Be 7 . Não Enche Track Listing : 1.Os Passistas (Caetano Veloso) - 03:23 . 2.Livros (Caetano Veloso) - 04:31 . 3.Onde O Rio E Mais Baiano (Caetano Veloso) - 03:22 . 4.Manhatã (Para Lulu Santos)…

This week In Male Balladeers 42/52

Paul Young, Vinícius de Moraes, Jason Mraz, Jonathan Richman, Dave Gahan, Elton John, Leon Russell, Harry Chapin, Billy Bragg, Joe Henry, Elvis Costello, Randy Newman, John Martyn, Elvis Presley

Columbia publish Art Garfunkel’s second solo album : ‘Breakaway’ (1975)

Art Garfunkel's 'Breakaway' is his second solo studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on October 14, 1975 by Columbia Records.1 . I Believe When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever 2 . My Little Town (Sydney 21 June, 2009) Track Listing : 1.I Believe (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) - 03:47 . 2.Rag Doll (Steve Eaton) - 03:03 . 3.Break Away (Benny Gallagher, Graham Lyle) - 03:31 .…

Santana release their fourth album : ‘Caravanserai’ (1972)

Santana's 'Caravanserai' is their fourth studio album co-produced By Carlos Santana & Mike Shrieve and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia.1 . Every Step Of The Way 2 . Every Step Of The Way (Japan, 1973) Track Listing : 1.Eternal Caravan Of Reincarnation (Tom Rutley, Neal Schon, Michael Shrieve) – 04:28 . 2.Waves Within (Doug Rauch, Greg Rolie, Carlos Santana) – 03:54 . 3.Look Up (To…

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 Woods

We remember Andy Williams. ‘Across The Moon River’

This day ( September 25, 2012) in Branson, Missouri, U.S., died Howard Andrew Andy Williams, an American singer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Henry Mancini – Moon River 2 . Love Story On The Muppet Show! 3 . w/ Antonio Carlos Jobim – Girl From Ipanema 4 . w/ Sammy Davis, Jr. – Breezin’ Along with the Breeze 5 . w/ Julie Andrews – Language Of Love 6 . w/ Tony Bennett – City Medley Tracklist : It’s the Most…

Sarah Vaughan records the album ‘Live in Japan’ at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall in Tokyo (1973)

Sarah Vaughan's 'Live in Japan' is an album recorded on September 24, 1973 at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall, Tokyo and released the same year by Mainstream..1 . Round Midnight, 1976 2 . Round Midnight 3 . There Will Never Be Another You 4 . Misty (1988) 5 . Misty 6 . Wave (Toronto, 1981 ) 7 . Wave (Tokyo, 1978) 8 . Wave 9 . My Funny Valentine 10 . My Funny Valentine (1981, NSJF) 11 . Somewhere Over The…

This week In Jazz Legends 38/52

Roland Hanna, Erroll Garner, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, Gordon Beck, Kenny Wheeler, Charles Mingus, Dizzy Gillespie, Keith Jarrett, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea , Jaco Pastorius Band, Steve Coleman, Jean Luc Ponty

Verve publish Diana Krall’s ninth album : ‘From This Moment On’ (2006)

Diana Krall's 'From This Moment On' is her ninth album released on September 19, 2006 by Verve.1 . Exactly Like You 2 . Exactly Like You (Rio) 3 . Come Dance With Me Track listing : 1.It Could Happen To You (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:29 . 2.Isn't This a Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:07 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius de Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 05:20 .…

Sony Masterworks publish Gloria Estefan’s twenty-seventh album : ‘The Standards’ (2013)

Gloria Estefan's "The Standards" is her first English-language album since 2011 and her twenty-seventh overall, released on September 10, 2013 by Sony Masterworks1 . The Making Of The Standards 2 . How Long Has This Been Going On (Live, w/ Dave Koz) 3 . Medley: Eu Sei Que Vou Te Amar/Here We Are/Con Los Años Que Me Quedan/Conga (Live) 4 . The Making Of The Standards : First Look 5 . The Making Of…

Gary Burton finishes the recording of his solo album ‘Alone at Last’ (1971)

Gary Burton's 'Alone at Last ' is a solo album recorded on June 19 and September 7, 1971 and released in 1972 by Atlantic.1 . Chega De Saudade 2 . In Your Quiet Place (Suonata Ad Aosta) 3 . I'm Your Pal / Hullo Bolinas 4 . (w/ Larry Coryell, 1967, Berlin) 5 . Chega De Saudade (w/ Chick Corea, Burghausen, 2011) Track listing : . 1.Moonchild / In Your Quiet Place (Keith Jarrett) - 06:14. 2.Green…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Take Love Easy’ with Joe Pass (1973)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Take Love Easy' is a studio album recorded on August 28, 1973 with Joe Pass and released the same year by Pablo.1 . Gee Baby Ain't I Good To You (w/ Joe Pass 2 . Duets In Hannover (w/ Joe Pass, 1975 Track listing : . 1.Take Love Easy (Duke Ellington, John Latouche) – 04:36 . 2.O Amor Em Paz (Once I Loved) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 02:19 .…

Stan Getz records for Verve, ‘Big Band Bossa Nova’ with the Gary McFarland Orchestra (1962)

Stan Getz' 'Big Band Bossa Nova' is an album recorded on August 27 and 28, 1962 with the Gary McFarland Orchestra and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Manha De Carnival (Morning Of The Carnival) (Luiz Bonfá) - 05:48 . 2.Balanço No Samba (Street Dance) (Gary Mcfarland) - 02:59 . 3.Melancólico (Melancholy) (Gary Mcfarland) - 04:42 . 4.Entre Amigos (Sympathy Between Friends) (Gary…

Heads Up publish Esperanza Spalding’s third album : ‘Chamber Music Society’

Esperanza Spalding's 'Chamber Music Society' is her third studio album released on August 17, 2010 by Heads Up.1 . Little Fly 2 . Little Fly 3 . Knowledge Of Good And Evil (Live) 4 . Wild Is The Wind 5 . (NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert) 6 . Apple Blossom (Saint Paul, Oct 4Th, 2011) 7 . What A Friend (Paris, 06/04/11) 8 . Winter Sun (NSJ, 2011 () 9 . Inútil Paisagem (Coliseu Dos Recreios) Track…

We remember Dorival Caymmi. ‘Dorival De Bahia’

This day (August 16, 2008), in Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, died Dorival Caymmi, a Brazilian singer, songwriter,Tracklist : 1 . O Vento (1996) 2 . w/ Chico Buarque, Gal Costa, Djavan, Tom Jobim & Daniela Mercury – Paratodos (1993) 3 . O Que É Que A Baiana Tem? 4 . w/ Chico Buarque - Maricotinha 5 . w/ Gal Costa - Só Louco (1981) 6 . O Mar (1978) Tracklist : Maracangalha . O Mar .…

Warner Bros. release Brad Mehldau’s ‘Largo’ (2002)

Brad Mehldau's 'Largo' is an album produced By Jon Brion and released on August 13, 2002 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.When It Rains (Brad Mehldau) - 06:36 . 2.You'Re Vibing Me (Brad Mehldau) - 03:28 . 3.Dusty Mcnugget (Brad Mehldau) - 05:43 . 4.Dropjes (Jon Brion, Matt Chamberlain, Brad Mehldau, Justin Meldal-Johnsen, Darek Oleszkiewicz) - 03:58 . 5.Paranoid Android (Colin Greenwood, Phil…

Playing With Pat Metheny

Antonio Carlos Jobim, Jim Hall, Ulf Wakenius, Charlie Haden, Joe Diorio, Lyle Mays, Dominic Miller, Brad Mehldau, Gary Burton, Herbie Hancock, John Scofield, Esbjörn Svensson.

Joe Henderson records ‘The Kicker’ for Milestone (1967)

Joe Henderson's 'The Kicker' is an album recorded on August 10 & September 27, 1967 with Mike Lawrence, Grachan Moncur III, Kenny Barron, Ron Carter and Louis Hayes and released the same year by Milestone.Track Listing : 1.Mamacita (Joe Henderson) - 03:24 . 2.The Kicker (Joe Henderson) - 04:09 . 3.Chelsea Bridge (Billy Strayhorn) - 04:40 . 4.If (Joe Henderson) - 05:37 . 5.Nardis (Miles Davis)…

‘Collaboration’ by the Modern Jazz Quartet & Laurindo Almeida

'Collaboration' by the Modern Jazz Quartet & Laurindo Almeida is an album recorded on July 21, 1964 and released the same year by Atlantic.1 . Laurindo Almeida & The Modern Jazz Quartet Track Listing : 1.Silver (John Lewis) - 03:40 . 2.Trieste (John Lewis) - 05:22 . 3.Valeria (John Lewis) - 05:47 . 4.Fugue In A Minor (Johann Sebastian Bach) - 03:46 . 5.One Note Samba (Antonio Carlos…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Montreux ’77’ with the Tommy Flanagan Trio at the Montreux Jazz Festival (1977)

Ella Fitzgerald's 'Montreux '77' is a live album recorded on July 17, 1977 with the Tommy Flanagan Trio and released In 1977 by Pablo1 . My Man (Montreux Jazz Festival, 1977) 2 . You Are The Sunshine Of My Life 3 . I Ain't Got Nothin But The Blues (Montreux Jazz Festival, 1977) Track Listing : 1.Too Close For Comfort (Jerry Bock, Larry Holofcener, George David Weiss) - 03:27 . 2.I Ain'T Got…

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)

We remember Joao Gilberto. ‘Hey João’

This day (July 6, 2019), in Rio de Janeiro died João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira a.ka. Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer and guitarist.Tracklist : 1 . Eu Vim da Bahia 2 . Não vou pra casa (2008) 3 . w/ Caetano Veloso - Garota De Ipanema (2000) 4 . Pra Que Discutir Com Madame (2000) 5 . w/ Antonio Carlos Jobim - Chega De Saudade 6 . Desafinado (1994) 7 . Carinhoso 8 . Louco (1983) 9 . Live…