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Antonio Carlos Jobim

On TV today, Caetano, Chico, Gilberto et al on TV Globo (1989)

December 26, 1989 – Brazilian TV Globo airs “Homen 90”, a special year-end gathering of the most famous MPB male singers : Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Djavan, Gilberto Gil, Hermeto Pascoal, João Bosco, Milton Nascimento, Paulinho da Viola, Antônio Carlos Jobim and many more.

Flora Purim records with Joe Henderson, George Duke, Stanley Clarke, Airto…

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 […]

Singing with Frank Sinatra

Frank Sinatra whose birthday is today, has duetted with a myriad of artists We have selected thirteen of them : Bing Crosby, Sammy Davis Jr, Louis Armstrong, Dinah Shore, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Elvis Presley, Judy Garland, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald , Liza Minelli Here, they are reunited in one […]

Antonio Carlos Jobim releases his fifteenth album : ‘Antonio…

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 [1St And 2Nd Movements] (Erik Satie, Dick Halligan) – 02:35 . 2.Smiling Phases (Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood) […]

Wes Montgomery records his fifteenth album : ‘Goin’ Out of My…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Goin’ Out of My Head’ is his fifteenth album, arranged and conducted by Oliver Nelson and recorded on December 7, 8 & 22, 1965 and released in 1966 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Goin’ Out Of My Head (Teddy Randazzo, Bobby Weinstein) – 02:14 . 2.Once I Loved (Vinicius De Moraes, Antonio Carlos […]

Antônio Carlos Jobim records his tenth album : ‘Urubu’ for Warner…

Antônio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Urubu’ is his tenth album recorded on October 16–23, 1975 and released in November 1976 by Warner Bros. 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 […]

Columbia publish Art Garfunkel’s second solo album :…

Art Garfunkel’s ‘Breakaway’ is his second solo studio album produced by Richard Perry and released on October 14, 1975 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.I Believe [When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever] (Stevie Wonder, Yvonne Wright) – 03:47 . 2.Rag Doll (Steve Eaton) – 03:03 . 3.Break Away (Benny Gallagher, Graham […]

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. 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 See What’S Coming […]

Jobim, Hancock & Friends

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 […]

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

Sarah Vaughan records the album ‘Live in Japan’ at Nakano Sun Plaza…

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.. Track Listing : 1.A Foggy Day (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 01:21 . 2.Poor Butterfly(Giacomo Puccini) – 05:04 . 3.The Lamp Is Low( Peter Derose, Bert Shefter,Maurice Ravel) – […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s ninth album : ‘From This Moment…

Diana Krall’s ‘From This Moment On’ is her ninth album released on September 19, 2006 by Verve. 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 […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Abraça Jobim,’ an album of Antonio…

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. Track listing : . 1.Somewhere in the Hills (Favela) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 03:56 . 2.The Girl from Ipanema (Vinícius de Moraes, Norman […]

Sony Masterworks publish Gloria Estefan’s twenty-seventh album :…

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 Masterworks Track listing : 1.Good Morning Heartache (Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher, Irene Higginbotham) – 04:22 . 2.They Can’t Take That Away from Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:03 . 3.What a Difference […]

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. 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 […]

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

Esperanza Spalding’s ‘Chamber Music Society’ is her third studio album released on August 17, 2010 by Heads Up. Track listing : 1.Little Fly (William Blake, Esperanza Spalding) – 03:33 . 2.Knowledge of Good and Evil (Esperanza Spalding) – 07:59 . 3.Really Very Small (Esperanza Spalding) – 02:44 . 4.Chacarera (Leo Genovese) – 07:27 . 5.Wild […]