Fina Estampa

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In his 26th album, devoted to the Hispanic market that quickly reached the Latin Top Ten at Tower, Veloso sings great classics and new songs in Spanish, several recalled from his childhood; among them are boleros, rumbas, guarânias, and canções of Cuba "Rumba Azul," "Contigo en la Distancia," "Maria la O," "Mi Cocodrilo Verde", Argentina "Un Vestido y un Amor," "Vete de Mi," Piazzolla's "Vuelvo Al Sur," and "Pecado," the latter two in bossa style, Mexico "Maria Bonita," "La Golondrina", Paraguay "Recuerdos de Ypacarai", Peru "Fina Estampa", Puerto Rico "Capullito de Aleli," "Lamento Borincano", and Venezuela "Tonada de Luna Llena". A sensitive, delicate acoustic release in which Veloso's precious vocal interpretations...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
In his 26th album, devoted to the Hispanic market that quickly reached the Latin Top Ten at Tower, Veloso sings great classics and new songs in Spanish, several recalled from his childhood; among them are boleros, rumbas, guarânias, and canções of Cuba "Rumba Azul," "Contigo en la Distancia," "Maria la O," "Mi Cocodrilo Verde", Argentina "Un Vestido y un Amor," "Vete de Mi," Piazzolla's "Vuelvo Al Sur," and "Pecado," the latter two in bossa style, Mexico "Maria Bonita," "La Golondrina", Paraguay "Recuerdos de Ypacarai", Peru "Fina Estampa", Puerto Rico "Capullito de Aleli," "Lamento Borincano", and Venezuela "Tonada de Luna Llena". A sensitive, delicate acoustic release in which Veloso's precious vocal interpretations without vibrato are backed by string, wood, cello, and rhythmic sections. The instrumental arrangements by Jaques Morelenbaum are based less in the fundamental orchestrations of the '40s and are more erudite. This studio album was so successful in terms of critics and selling that it yielded a live show from which was recorded a live album, Fina Estampa Ao Vivo
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/11/1994
  • Label: Polygram Records
  • UPC: 731452274526
  • Catalog Number: 522745
  • Sales rank: 51,881

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Rumba Azul (3:44)
  2. 2 Pecado (4:36)
  3. 3 Maria Bonita (3:04)
  4. 4 Contigo en la Distancia (3:13)
  5. 5 Recuerdos de Ypacarai (2:42)
  6. 6 Fina Estampa (3:34)
  7. 7 Capullito de Alheli (3:14)
  8. 8 Un Vestido Y Un Amor (4:06)
  9. 9 Maria la O (3:18)
  10. 10 Tonada de Luna Llena (3:10)
  11. 11 Mi Cocodrilo Verde (2:35)
  12. 12 Lamento Borincano (5:25)
  13. 13 Vete de Mi (2:36)
  14. 14 La Golondrina (2:41)
  15. 15 Vuelvo Al Sur (4:05)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Caetano Veloso Primary Artist
Technical Credits
Caetano Veloso Arranger, Producer, Engineer
Zeca Assumpção Engineer
Jaques Morelenbaum Arranger, Producer, Engineer
Max Pierre Art Direction
Beth Araujo Executive Producer
Carlos Fernando Art Direction
Jorge Ribeiro translation
Cesar Portillo de la Luz Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    LATIN MUSIC AT ITS FINEST

    A record I rediscover each time I play it. It is just wonderful. The arrangements are remarcable. One of the top 10 in my collection.

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