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Byrd and Brazil

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All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
Byrd and Brazil is a double-disc reissue of two titles from Concord's Charlie Byrd catalog. It can be argued that Byrd never really made a bad record. These two albums would support that statement. The first disc is a remastered version of Byrd's Sugarloaf Suite from 1980, and features a rhythm section of Joe Byrd and on bass and drummer Wayne Phillips. A live date, this program contains four Byrd originals, all of them bossa-inflected, two by Antonio Carlos Jobim "Triste" and "Favela", and one each by Luiz Bonfá "The Gentle Rain" and Dori Caymmi "Saudade de Bahia". The second disc is Brazilville from 1982. It is a quartet date that features drummer Charles Redd, Joe Byrd on...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Thom Jurek
Byrd and Brazil is a double-disc reissue of two titles from Concord's Charlie Byrd catalog. It can be argued that Byrd never really made a bad record. These two albums would support that statement. The first disc is a remastered version of Byrd's Sugarloaf Suite from 1980, and features a rhythm section of Joe Byrd and on bass and drummer Wayne Phillips. A live date, this program contains four Byrd originals, all of them bossa-inflected, two by Antonio Carlos Jobim "Triste" and "Favela", and one each by Luiz Bonfá "The Gentle Rain" and Dori Caymmi "Saudade de Bahia". The second disc is Brazilville from 1982. It is a quartet date that features drummer Charles Redd, Joe Byrd on bass, and saxophonist Bud Shank. Shank and Byrd interact beautifully, both understanding the subtleties of bossa. As a two-disc set, this is well compiled and the music sounds fresh and exciting. For the price, it is unbeatable.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/23/2004
  • Label: Concord Records
  • UPC: 013431223528
  • Catalog Number: 2235
  • Sales rank: 126,396

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Charlie Byrd Primary Artist, Guitar
Bud Shank Alto Saxophone
Joe Byrd Bass
Wayne Phillips Drums
Technical Credits
Kurt Weill Composer
Luiz Bonfá Composer
Chico Buarque Composer
Dorival Caymmi Composer
Charlie Byrd Composer
Vinícius de Moraes Composer
Michel Legrand Composer
Ogden Nash Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
West Arkeen Composer
Alan Bergman Composer
Marilyn Bergman Composer
Oscar Castro-Neves Composer
Phil Edwards Engineer
Norman Gimbel Composer
Otto Harbach Composer
George Horn Mastering
Carl Jefferson Producer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
J.J. Johnson Composer
Axl Rose Composer
Jim Crockett Liner Notes
Felix Grant Liner Notes
Kent Judkins Art Direction
Abbey Anna Art Direction
Matt Dubey Composer
Del James Composer
A.M. Brunner Composer
Carl E. Jefferson Producer
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