Meireles E Os Copa 7
whatmusic.com presents 'Tropical'. One of the rarest Brazilian LPs of all time. For this LP Meirelles expanded his Copa 5 group for tunes by Donald Byrd, Horace Silver & Julian Adderley - a tough take on American Jazz with a Brazilian twist!
whatmusic.com presents 'Suite Trane' by Alberto Favero. Composed in memory of John Coltrane soon after his death in 1967, this much sought-after masterpiece is once again available on CD & LP on the 35th anniversary of its first release!
whatmusic.com presents 'O Trio' from Projeto III, the essential companion to that cocktail party made in heaven, the bass and rhythm sections croon as they are softly but consummately enamoured by the most elegant of pianos, while the organ delicately sweeps you far, far away.
Teddy Rok Seven
whatmusic.com presents ‘Universal Four’ from the truly magnificent Teddy Rok Seven, a blend of organic deep groove funk and the highest quality new soul revival, complemented generously with fine jazz horns and smart hip-hop experimentation!
A Blue donato
whatmusic.com presents 'A Blue Donato' from João Donato, the never-before-released masterpiece from 1973, featuring Edison Machado and Edson Maciel! With scat vocals from Donato and Tita Lobo!
Jazz Band de Free
whatmusic.com presents ‘Ego’ by Jazz Band de Free, featuring the music and drumming of Carlos ‘Pocho’ Lapouble. A 1972 collaboration of top Argentinean & Uruguayan musicians, ‘Ego’ blends electric, free and latin jazz into a powerful progressive statement of intent – and action!
Vitor Assis Brasil
whatmusic.com presents ‘Trajeto’, the 2nd Album from legendary alto saxophonist Vitor Assis Brasil. Recorded in Rio for Equipe, ‘Trajeto’ features a galaxy of young brasilian jazz stars and exudes the urgency and fire of a killer late 60s modal jazz date!
Edson e Tita Lobo
Partiu Do Alto
whatmusic.com presents 'Partiu do Alto'. Another undiscovered classic from Edson Lobo and Tita featuring bossa baron Donato!
whatmusic.com presents 'Didi', Argentinean pianist Fernando Gelbard's killer debut (and only) '74 LP. 'Didi' is a potent mix of Fender Rhodes & Moog with scatting percussionists and fierce tenor sax - Coltrane meets candombe!!!
whatmusic.com presents 'Zumba 5', another rare nugget from the Musidisc vaults! Ultra-modern jazzy vibes covering classics by Mereilles, Milt Jackson & the Beatles. Boss jazz bossa!
Quarteto Edison Machado
whatmusic.com presents 'Obras'. This truly great work on a Brasilian indie label by peerless baterista Edison Machado has been unknown outside of a few lucky collectors. Think post-Coltrane Samba Jazz!
Talento Brasileira 7
As Musicas De Milton Nascimento
whatmusic.com presents Jaime & Nair’s “As Musicas De Milton Nascimento”, original experimentation from the duo bursting with 60's soul and Brazilian melodies. It features beautiful choral arrangements, floating folk ballads and bossa laments. Welcome then to the music of Milton Nascimento!