Walter Wanderley - From Rio With Love + Balancando
Cat. no: 531021
Release Date: 23rd April 2021
Brazilian organist Walter Wanderley was one of the true masters of his instrument, both in Brazil and throughout the world. He is best known for his lounge and bossa nova music.
With 46 recorded solo albums in his discography (both in Brazil and the U.S.), he reached number 26 on the Billboard pop charts in September 1966, which opened a clear path for further success.
Presented here are two of his best albums: From Rio with Love (Tower ST-5047) and Balan ando (Philips-P-632.711-L), the latter with singer Neyde Fraga. Seven of Wanderley’s greatest hits have been added as a bonus.
From Rio with Love WALTER WANDERLEY (organ) & His Group: Newton Bola (tenor sax), Jac (guitar), Azeitona (bass), Arrundinha (drums), Corisco (percussion). Recorded in S o Paulo, Brazil, 1962.
Tracks: 16-27: Balan ando. Same personnel plus Neyde Fraga (vocals). *Bonus Tracks (1-3 & 28-31): Walter Wanderley & His Group.
Tracks: gua de beber* / O Barquinho* / Samba de ver o* / Labareda / Voc e eu / Volto j / Eu n o tenho onde morar / Deixa andar / Eu e o rio / A mesma rosa amarela / Corcovado / S vou de mulher / Q ue sabe voc de mim / A n ga se vingou / A poema da vida / Vo u andar por a / Q uest o de moral / Samba no balan o / Doce amor / Diz que fui por a / Poeta popular / Balan o do mar / Acender as velas / Samba de Rosa / Vento do mar / Amanhecendo / Sambou... Sambou... / Samba novo* / S dan o samba* / Melancolia* / Rain*