Pure Bossa Nova

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All Music Guide - John Bush
The earliest and one of the best of the bossa nova singers, Sylvia Telles recorded the versions of a host of Brazilian standards that became the way to sing them, echoed by Astrud Gilberto, Elis Regina, and many others. The Verve collection Pure Bossa Nova includes 14 songs from the last half of her brief ten-year career, roughly from 1960 through 1966. Although the ideal Telles compilation would dip into the '50s as well, it's difficult to fault the compilers here; this is easily one of the best American retrospectives ever done on Telles, with her work on songs like Jobim's "Dindi," "Samba de uma Nota S?," and "Vivo Sonhando," Luiz Bonf?'s "Manh? de Carnaval," and Vin?cius ...
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All Music Guide - John Bush
The earliest and one of the best of the bossa nova singers, Sylvia Telles recorded the versions of a host of Brazilian standards that became the way to sing them, echoed by Astrud Gilberto, Elis Regina, and many others. The Verve collection Pure Bossa Nova includes 14 songs from the last half of her brief ten-year career, roughly from 1960 through 1966. Although the ideal Telles compilation would dip into the '50s as well, it's difficult to fault the compilers here; this is easily one of the best American retrospectives ever done on Telles, with her work on songs like Jobim's "Dindi," "Samba de uma Nota Só," and "Vivo Sonhando," Luiz Bonfá's "Manhã de Carnaval," and Vinícius de Moraes' "Você e Eu." Listeners with only superficial knowledge of Brazilian music will be delighted by Telles' artistry, including the range and sophistication of Regina but the sweetness of Gilberto.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/19/2008
  • Label: Verve
  • UPC: 600753059838
  • Catalog Number: 001071002

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Dindi (2:41)
  2. 2 Samba Do Avião (2:14)
  3. 3 Rio (2:42)
  4. 4 Você E Eu (3:01)
  5. 5 Ilusão à Toa (2:23)
  6. 6 Vivo Sonhando (2:23)
  7. 7 Sábado Em Copacabana (3:46)
  8. 8 Vagamente (1:41)
  9. 9 Chora Tua Tristeza (2:14)
  10. 10 Preciso Aprender a Ser Só - Quinteto Villa-Lobos (2:43)
  11. 11 Minha Namorada - Quinteto Villa-Lobos (5:28)
  12. 12 Samba de uma Nota Só (2:29)
  13. 13 Manhã de Carnaval (3:15)
  14. 14 Se é Tarde, Me Perdoa (1:41)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Sylvia Telles Primary Artist, Track Performer
Edú Lobo Track Performer
Technical Credits
Dorival Caymmi Composer
Vinícius de Moraes Composer
Roberto Menescal Composer
Oscar Castro-Neves Composer
Aloysio de Oliveira Composer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Composer
Antônio Maria Composer
Marcos Valle Composer
Carlos Lyra Composer
Johnny Alf Composer
Luigi Hoffer Mastering
Hollis King Art Direction
Ricardo Moreira Concept
Rodrigo Faour Text
Clayton Junior Illustrations
Carlos Guinle Composer
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