Astrud For Lovers CD (2004)

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Label Universal Music Group
SKU 60624419
UPC 602498609958
UPC 14 00602498609958
Format CD
Release Date 1/27/2004
Author Astrud Gilberto
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Compilation Appearance Definitive
Compilation Appearance Bossa Nova For Lovers
Compilation Appearance Verve Remixed 2
Compilation Appearance Something's Gotta Give
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Compilation Appearance Verve Unmixed 3
Compilation Appearance Complete Verve Remixed (Deluxe Edition) (Bonus Tracks)
Compilation Appearance Jazz Number 1's
Compilation Appearance Getz Au Go Go
Compilation Appearance Verve Remixed 4
Compilation Appearance Verve Unmixed 4
Compilation Appearance Ritmo De La Noche/rhythm Of The Night
Compilation Appearance Rio For Lovers 1006
Compilation Appearance Around The World For Love
Compilation Appearance Jazz:smithsonian Anthology
Compilation Appearance Pan Am:music From And Inspired By The
Compilation Appearance Anyone Who Had A Heart
Compilation Appearance Verve Remixed:first Ladies
Compilation Appearance Brazil Beats The Carnival House & Lat
Associated Artist/Work Getz, Stan
Technical Info
CatalogID 0001363
Lable Name Verve
Released 01/27/2004
Original Release 2004
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Length 38m : 51s
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00602498609958
Musical Guests
Stan Getz
Gary Burton
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Walter Wanderley
Ron Carter
Toots Thielemans
Gil Evans
Album Notes and Credits
Personnel: Astrud Gilberto (vocals); Toots Thielemans (whistling, guitar, harmonica); Antonio Carlos Jobim (guitar, piano); Joao Gilberto (guitar, background vocals); Kenny Burrell (guitar); Bud Shank (flute); Stan Getz (tenor saxophone); Marvin Stamm (trumpet, flugelhorn); Kai Winding, Urbie Green (trombone); Walter Wanderley (piano, organ); Joao Donato, Warren Bernhardt, Gil Evans (piano); Gary Burton (vibraphone); Gene Cherico, Ron Carter, Tommy Williams (bass); Grady Tate, Gary Chester, Joe Hunt (drums); Airto Moreira, Bobby Rosengarden, Dom Um Romao (percussion).
Producers: Creed Taylor, Pete Spargo, Brooks Arthur.
Compilation producers: Ken Druker, Bryan Koniarz.
Recorded between 1963 & 1969. Includes liner notes by Al Young.
This is part of Verve's "For Lovers" series.
Astrud for Lovers is a strong collection of love songs performed by Brazilian singer Astrud Gilberto. Her wispy and melancholic vocals are featured in a variety of settings recorded between 1963 and 1969 for Verve. The earliest tune, "Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars)," is taken from the legendary Getz/Gilberto album that marked Astrud's star-making first recording. The rest of the collection finds her with Stan Getz again doing a sweet version of "It Might as Well Be Spring" in 1964, crooning a smooth "Tu Mi Delirio" with organist Walter Wanderley in 1966, fronting a big orchestra in 1969 on two songs taken from the Beach Samba album, and essaying the intimate "Mahna de Carnival" with just guitar for accompaniment. The album shows that while she had a limited vocal range she knew how to get the most out of it and that she was equally at home in many settings. Not to mention that the collection establishes and maintains a lovely romantic mood throughout! That is what they had in mind no doubt and they succeeded. ~ Tim Sendra
Disc 1
1 Only Trust Your Heart
2 Once I Loved
3 Tu Mi Delirio
4 World Stop Turning
5 Manha De Carnaval
6 Corcovado (Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars)
7 My Foolish Heart
8 Look To The Rainbow
9 It Might As Well Be Spring
10 Lonely Afternoon
11 Love Is Stronger Far Than We
12 Shadow Of Your Smile, The
Product Attributes
Artist Gilberto,Astrud
Label Universal Music Group
Music Format Compact Disc

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