Henry Mancini:

Jazz Station Records (JSR)


[Original CD]

[Japan CD]

Ithamara Koorax, "Serenade in Blue", JSR/Fantasy Jazz/Milestone #MCD 9301-2 (2000).[CD]
Ithamara Koorax, "Serenade in Blue", JSR/Paddle Wheel [Japan] #KICP 696 (2000).[CD]

Contains Mancini's Grammy-winning hit "Moon River" done in a most unusual style--with harp and synth accompaniment!  The "Moon River" track was arranged and produced by Arnaldo DeSouteiro.

Personnel on this track: Ithamara Koorax (vocal), Cristina Braga (harp) and J.R. Bertrami (keyboards).

Complete Musician credits:

Acoustic Bass – Sergio Barroso
Acoustic Guitar – Jay Berliner, Nelson Angelo
Adapted By – Eumir Deodato (tracks: 7), Lindolfo Gaya (tracks: 2)
Arranged By – Arnaldo DeSouteiro (tracks: 3, 5), Eumir Deodato (tracks: 7, 9), Fábio Fonseca (tracks: 4), José Roberto Bertrami (tracks: 2, 8), Marcos Valle (tracks: 6), Nelson Angelo (tracks: 1)
Backing Band – Azymuth (tracks: 2, 3, 6, 8)
Concert Grand Piano – Gonzalo Rubalcaba
Drums – Dom Um Romao, Mamão
Electric Bass – Alex Malheiros
Electric Piano – Marcos Valle
Electric Piano, Keyboards – José Roberto Bertrami
Electric Piano, Organ, Clavinet – Fábio Fonseca
Engineer – Eumir Deodato, Gustavo Andriewiski, Kevin Jasper, Luciano Tarta, Marcelinho Da Lua, Marcelo Sabóia, Marcos Sabóia, Toninho Barbosa
Flute, Tenor Saxophone – Carlos Malta
Harp – Cristina Braga
Keyboards – Eumir Deodato, Kevin Jasper
Lead Vocals – Ithamara Koorax
Liner Notes – Lee Jeske
Mastered By – Rodrigo de Castro Lopes
Percussion – Arnaldo DeSouteiro, Dom Um Romao, Laudir de Oliveira
Photography By – Celso Brando, Livio Campos, Sebastião Castelano
Producer – Arnaldo DeSouteiro



   Serenade-1.pdf - Page 1 of liner notes written by Lee Jeske.

   Serenade-2.pdf - Page 2 of liner notes written by Lee Jeske.

   Serenade-3.pdf - Page 3 of liner notes written by Lee Jeske.

   Serenade-4.pdf - Page 4 of liner notes written by Lee Jeske.


Various Artists, "Huks Music Sampler 2000 Vol. 1", JSR/Huks [Japan] #117 (2000).[CD Compilation]


Ithamara Koorax: "Moon River" (Mancini/Mercer)

Track arranged & produced by Arnaldo DeSouteiro.



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[Brazil CD]

Anna Ly & Marcio Correia, "What A Wonderful Bossa World", Jazz Station Records (JSR) #6051 (2006).[CD]
Anny Ly & Marcio Correia, "What A Wonderful Bossa World", Jazz Station Records (JSR) [Brazil] #AL CD 2002 (2006).[CD]

This CD includes Mancini's "Days of Wine and Roses".

Musicians and Credits:

Anna Ly - Vocals, Bass (Electric)
Marcio Correia - Guitar (Acoustic)
Arnaldo DeSouteiro - Producer
Murillo Correa - Engineer
Kiko Ferreira - Liner Notes
Bruno Correa - Engineer
Leticia Senna - Cover Photo
Estevão Machado - Album Design
Wilson Garzon - Liner Notes
Graça Ottoni - Fashion Stylist





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Produced by Arnaldo DeSouteiro (JSR).

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