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Gal Costa

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim - who passed away today twenty six years ago - has performed with a myriad of artists Brazilian or not, of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny , Edu Lobo, Gal…

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…

This week In Singing Ladies 39/52

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 373 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are…

Happy Birthday Gal Costa. ‘Costa Bella’

This day (September 26, 1945), in Salvador, Bahia, is born Gal Costa, a Brazilian singerDigest Tracklist : O Que É Que Há . Estratosférica . Mansidão (2013) . Wave . Luz Do Sol (2006) . Sua Estupidez (2002) . w/ Caetano Veloso – Tá…

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,…

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…