The Legend

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/5/2013
  • Label: El Records
  • EAN: 5013929323933
  • Catalog Number: 2932393
  • Sales rank: 178,857


Disc 1
  1. 1 Chega De Saudade (2:03)
  2. 2 Lobo Bobo (1:21)
  3. 3 Brigas Nunca Mais (2:06)
  4. 4 Hô-Bá-Lá-Lá (2:17)
  5. 5 Saudade Fez Um Samba (1:47)
  6. 6 Maria Ninguém (2:23)
  7. 7 Desafinado (1:58)
  8. 8 Rosa Morena (2:06)
  9. 9 Morena Boca De Ouro (2:00)
  10. 10 Bim Bom (1:17)
  11. 11 Aos Pés Da Cruz (1:34)
  12. 12 É Luxo Só (1:58)
  13. 13 Samba De Uma Nota Só (1:38)
  14. 14 Doralice (1:29)
  15. 15 Só Em Teus Braços (1:49)
  16. 16 Trevo De Quatro Folhas (1:25)
  17. 17 Sa É Tarde Me Perdoa (1:48)
  18. 18 Um Abraço No Bonfá (1:38)
  19. 19 Meditação (1:47)
  20. 20 O Pato (2:02)
  21. 21 Corcovado Discussão (2:01)
  22. 22 Discussão (1:51)
  23. 23 Amor Certinho (1:53)
  24. 24 Outra Vez (1:52)
  25. 25 O Samba Da Minha Terra - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:20)
  26. 26 O Barquinho - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:31)
  27. 27 Bolinha De Papel - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (1:19)
  28. 28 Sudade Da Bahia - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:18)
  29. 29 A Primeira Vez - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (1:54)
  30. 30 O Amor Em Paz - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:26)
  31. 31 Você E Eu - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:31)
  32. 32 Trenzinho-Trem De Ferro - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (1:51)
  33. 33 Coisa Mais Linda - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:54)
  34. 34 Presente De Natal - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (1:54)
  35. 35 Insensatez - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:27)
  36. 36 Este Seu Olhar - O Conjunto De Walter Wanderley (2:14)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Outra Vez - Milton Banana Bossa Nova (3:38)
  2. 2 A Felicidade (2:54)
  3. 3 Manha De Carnival (2:38)
  4. 4 O Nosso Amor (2:25)
  5. 5 Chega De Saudade (3:29)
  6. 6 Caminho De Pedra (2:48)
  7. 7 Luciana (1:35)
  8. 8 Eu Não Existo Sem Vocé (2:00)
  9. 9 Outra Vez (1:54)
  10. 10 Medo De Amar (3:08)
  11. 11 Vida Bela (2:09)
  12. 12 Praça Sete (3:36)
  13. 13 Chega De Saudade - Waldir Viviani (2:39)
  14. 14 Quando Voce Recordar - As Três Marias (2:35)
  15. 15 Amar É Bom - As Três Marias (2:33)
  16. 16 Anjo Cruel - As Três Marias (2:43)
  17. 17 Sem Ela - As Três Marias (2:34)
  18. 18 Quando Ela Sai (2:41)
  19. 19 Meia Luz (2:58)
  20. 20 Rosinha (2:26)
  21. 21 Complicação (2:07)
  22. 22 Rapaz De Bem (2:52)
  23. 23 A Felicidade (2:51)
  24. 24 So Danco Samba - Os Cariocas (2:55)
  25. 25 Tristeza - Norma Bengell (1:28)
  26. 26 Samba Do Avião - Miguel (3:07)
  27. 27 Musique Originale Du Carnaval De Rio - Gianni Ferrio (1:18)
  28. 28 Samba Do Avião - 4 Più 4 Di Nora Orlandi (2:39)
  29. 29 Samboleiro - Luiz Bonfá (1:14)
  30. 30 Canção Do Mar - Antonio Carlos Jobim (1:53)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
João Gilberto Primary Artist, Guitar, Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Milton Banana Percussion, Drums
Copinha Flute
João Donato Trombone
Antonio Carlos Jobim Piano, Choir, Chorus
Walter Santos Choir, Chorus
Jonas Silva Vocals
Ed Lincoln Piano
Bebeto Bass
Juquinha Percussion, Drums
Edmundo Maciel Trombone
Papudinho Trumpet
Guarany Percussion
Irany Pinto Violin
Vidal Bass
Toninho Pinheiro Drums
Elizete Cardoso Vocals
Gaucho Maciel Trombone
Herbert Trumpet
Azeitona Double Bass
Edgardo Choir, Chorus
Milton Silva Choir, Chorus
Ed Maciel Trombone
Acyr Choir, Chorus
Technical Credits
Luiz Bonfá Composer
Dorival Caymmi Composer
Vinícius de Moraes Composer
João Gilberto Composer
Walter Wanderley Producer
Roberto Menescal Composer
Aloysio de Oliveira Executive Producer
Antonio Carlos Jobim Arranger, Composer, Producer
Armando Marçal Composer
Carlos Lyra Composer
Ary Barroso Composer
Johnny Alf Composer
Valter Souza Dacruz Composer
Severino Filho Arranger
João Luiz Composer
Mort Dixon Composer
Harry Woods Composer
Newton Mendonça Composer
Lauro Maia Composer
Alberto Ribeiro Composer
Jayme Silva Composer
Jonas Silva Composer
Neuza Teixeira Composer
Alcebíades Barcelos Composer
Wilson Batista Composer
Zé da Zilda Composer
Marino Pinto Composer
Geraldo Pereira Composer
Luís Peixoto Composer
Raul Marques Composer
Ronaldo Bôscoli Composer
Zé Kéti Composer
Ismael Correa Executive Producer
Chico Feitosa Composer
Roberto Guimaraes Composer
Amanda LeCorney Cover Art
Hianto De Almeida Composer
Nelcy Noronha Composer
Sebastião Fonseca Composer
Antonio Maria Composer
Nilo Sérgio Composer
Alberto De Jesus Composer
Maria Helena Toledo Composer
Milton Silva Composer
Alberto Rego Composer
Roberto Penteado Composer
Marilia Batistia Composer
Jorge Abdala Composer
Filhos Mangione Composer
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  • Posted March 29, 2013

    The 2-CD set "João Gilberto: The Legend" is simply a t

    The 2-CD set "João Gilberto: The Legend" is simply a treasure for bossa nova fans.  Each of the 66(!) tracks is at least a half-century old, and
    some tracks date back 60 years, but their quality is excellent.  And their substance is nothing short of fabulous.

    Disc One comprises three João Gilberto vocal LPs recorded between 1958 and 1961 that include many compositions of Antonio Carlos Jobim
    and several works by Carlos Lyra.  Most of these 36 tracks were arranged by Jobim and feature him on piano.  I was struck by the beauty and
    sophistication of Jobim's arrangements; as much as I've always admired Claus Ogerman's arrangements of Jobim's later albums, I now realize
    that Mr. Ogerman must have learned a thing or two from Tom as well!

    Disc Two ("Antiques and Curios") is, as its name suggests, an eclectic assortment: it starts with João's rendition of "Outra Vez" performed at the
    historic 1962 Bossa Nova concert in Carnegie Hall, includes some of his very early solo and group recordings from 1951-52, also features
    his back-up work on guitar for Elizete Cardoso, Os Cariocas and Jonas Silva, and concludes with several selections from the soundtrack
    of the 1962 film Copacabana Palace.

    Readers of Ruy Castro's book Bossa Nova will be aware of the seminal role João's and Ms. Cardoso's renditions of "Chega de Saudade" played
    in transforming Tom Jobim's beautiful music into the bossa nova that has inspired both listeners and jazz artists ever since.  To have just their two
    tracks would alone justify the purchase of this album.  But to have three complete albums of Gilberto's early bossa nova vocal work plus such a
    wide range of extras makes this set a must-have for every fan of bossa nova.


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