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  1. Gotta confess, I ordered this album without reading the details when I saw the name Gilberto thinking it would be Joao and not Astrud together with Stanley Turrentine. Well it was a mistake, but not a disaster. I have never been a big fan of Astrud Gilberto's voice, and this CD has not changed my opinion/5(12).
  2. Her first solo album was The Astrud Gilberto Album (). Upon moving to the United States, she went on tour with Getz. [2] Beginning as a singer of bossa nova and American jazz standards, Gilberto started to record her own compositions in the s.
  3. tracks to originally released as Astrud Gilberto / Walter Wanderley - A Certain Smile A Certain Sadness; ℗ & © The Verve Music Group, a Division of UMG Records, Inc. Recorded at A & R Recording, NYC, on September 20 - 21 & 23, /5(7).
  4. One of Gilberto's less impressive '60s Verve outings, primarily due to the more pop-oriented song selection. Much of this is just standard pleasant Gilberto: offhand vocals and a sumptuous Brazil pop-cum-U.S. orchestration feel (Ron Carter and Toots Thielemans are among the sidemen). And some of the pop choices work well, particularly Tim Hardin's gorgeous "Misty Roses."6/
  5. Verve Records' Compact Jazz label is well know for finding an artist's best songs to compile into an hour's worth of music. And here again the effort is very successful. If you need just one CD by the Brazilian Astrud Gilberto get this one; you won't be disappointed/5(18).
  6. 1 day ago · Astrud Gilberto / Walter Wanderley: Astrud Gilberto / Walter Wanderley - Astrud Gilberto Con El Trio De Walter Wanderley ‎ (Cass, Album, RE) Verve Records: MC .
  7. Getz/Gilberto made bossa nova a permanent part of the jazz landscape not just with its unassailable beauty, but with one of the biggest smash hit singles in jazz history — “The Girl from Ipanema,” a Jobim classic sung by Joao’s wife, Astrud Gilberto, who had never performed outside of her own home prior to the recording tiocounabudarnoibeauvestcankeyflowat.xyzinfo: $

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