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‘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 […]

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

‘Duetos Brasileiros’ gathers 22 major Brazilian (and one Belgian)…

Starting and ending with a contribution by Gal Costa – whose birthday is today, “Duetos Brasileiros” gathers 22 major Brazilian (and one Belgian) artists performing (you guessed it!) a duet. Gal Costa, Caetano Veloso, Chico Buarque, Maria Bethânia, Gonzaguinha, Luiz Melodia, Elza Soares, Ney Matogrosso, Maysa, Rildo Hora, Leny Andrade, Toots Thielemans, Elis Regina, Tom […]

This week In Singing Ladies 39

Gal Costa, Joni Mitchell, Buika, Tori Amos, Storm Large, Amy Winehouse, Norah Jones, Ayo, Beth Gibbons, Sheryl Crow, Janis Joplin, Lady Gaga. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 311 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Gal Costa – Sua Estupidez Lifted […]

Edú Lobo & Chico Buarque record ‘O Grande Circo Mistico’…

Edú Lobo & Chico Buarque’s ‘O Grande Circo Mistico’ is a musical with music by Lobo and lyrics by Buarque, commissioned by Ballet Teatro Guaira and recorded in July, 1982 and released in 1983 by Som Livre Track Listing : 1.Abertura Do Circo (Edú Lobo) – 02:28 . 2.Beatriz (Chico Buarque, Edú Lobo) – 05:02 […]

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim – who passed away today twenty five years ago – has performed with a myriad of artists Brazilian or not, of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny , Edu Lobo, Gal Costa, Danilo Caymmi, Quinteto Vocal , Frank Sinatra, Herbie Hancock, João Gilberto […]

Learning And Curves

From ‘Teach Me Tonight’ to ‘Will I ever learn’ , we have mixed 14 ‘Jazz & Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘School Ladies‘. “Learning And Curves” has Minnie Driver, Oleta Adams, Peggy Lee, Rosa Passos and many more.

Beauty is in the Eyes (of the Listener)

From ‘Bonita’ to ‘The Most Beautiful Girl In The World’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz & Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Beauty & Prettiness‘. It has Cortijo y su Combo, Daniel Jobim, Billy Preston, Louis Armstrong and many more.

Openings (and Closings)

From ‘Open Your Eyes You Can Fly’ to ‘Open Up The Doghouse’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz and Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Openings (and Closings)‘. It has Joanie Sommers, Dean Martin, Paulo Fresu, Richard Galliano & Jan Landgren, Lyn Paul and many more.

Jazzin’Around Corcovado

From ‘Corcovado’ to ‘Quiet Night (Corcovado)’ , we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Tom Jobim‘. It has Michel Legrand, Charles Mingus, Dianne Elise, Lisa Ono and many more.

Happiness Is A Warm Fun

From ‘Get Happy’ to ‘Oh Happy Day’, we have mixed 21 ‘Jazz With Some Soul and Some Latin Music‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Happiness‘. It has Ray Conniff & Singers, Dave Brubeck, Peruchin & Charlie Palmieri, Dizzy Gillespie and many more.