Sergio Mendes - Elektra

[U.S. LP]

Sergio Mendes and Brasil '88, "Magic Lady", Elektra #6E-214 (1980).[LP]
Sergio Mendes and Brasil '88, "Magic Lady", Elektra [Germany] # ELK 52157 (1979).[LP]


I'll Tell You
Lonely Woman
You Get Your Love From Me
Magic Lady
Yes I Love You
A Dream Come True (Can't Hardly Wait)
Let It Go
Summer Dream

Musician personnel: Piano and Synthesizer: Sergio Mendes; Guitars: Michael Sembello, David Amaro; Drums: Raymond Pounds (all cuts), Alan Diaz (on "Lonely Woman"); Bass: Nathan Watts; Percussion: Sebastian Neto, Steve Forman, Laudir Oliveira, Sergio Mendes. Tom Scott plays saxophone solo on "Magic Lady" and "Summer Dream"; Oscar Neves plays acoustic guitar on "Magic Lady"; Chuck Findley plays trumpet solo on "Yes I Love You"; Clifford Coulter plays piano on "A Dream Come True (Can't Hardly Wait); Singers: Bonnie Amaro, Carol Rogers & Marietta Waters.

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Dori Caymmi, "Dori Caymmi", Elektra #60790-2 (1988).[CD]
Dori Caymmi, "Dori Caymmi", Elektra #60790-4 (1988).[CS]


Gabriela's Song (Amado/Caymmi)
Aparicao (The Wrath) (Caymmi/Pinheiro)
Lenda (Legend) (Caymmi)
Obsession (Caymmi/Mann/Peranzzetta)
Velho Piano (Like an Old Piano)
Guararapes (The Battle) (Caymmi/Pinheiro)
Porto (The Harbor) (Caymmi)
Desafio (Defiance) (Caymmi/Pinheiro)
Desenredo (The Unraveling) (Caymmi/Pinheiro)
River (Caymmi/Pessoa)
Like a Lover (Bergman/Bergman/Caymmi/Motta)

Musician personnel: Sergio Mendes--Producer; Nana Caymmi--Vocals; Dori Caymmi--Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar, Arranger, Vocals; Don Grusin--Synthesizer; Paulinho Da Costa--Percussion; Laudir Soares de Oliveria--Percussion; Geoff Gillette--Engineer, Mixing; Gary Herbig--Flute; Alphonso Johnson--Bass; Gracinha Leporace--Vocals (bckgr); Carlos Vega--Drums; Laudir De Oliveira--Percussion; Sergio Mendes--Synthesizer, Producer; Jimmy Johnson--Bass.

[U.S. CD]

Sergio Mendes, "Brasileiro", Elektra 61315 (1992).[LP]
Sergio Mendes, "Brasileiro", Elektra [Germany] #7559-61315-2 (19__).[CD]
Sergio Mendes, "Brasileiro", Elektra #61315-2 (1992).[CD]
Sergio Mendes, "Brasileiro", Elektra 61315-4 (1992).[CD]

Track listing is above [right].

Right after "Dance Moderno", and "Sergio Mendes and Bossa Rio", this is my next favorite Sergio Mendes album!

GRAMMY® Award information for this album:

GRAMMY® Winner--Sergio Mendes: Artist.


GRAMMY® Category--Best World Music Album

Year--1992 - 35th Annual GRAMMY® Awards

Title of the Work--Brasileiro

Artist Performing Work--Sergio Mendes

Musician personnel: Sergio Mendes--Synthesizer, Percussion, Arranger, Keyboards, Vocals, Vocals (bckgr), Producer, Liner Notes; Joao Bosco--Vocals;; Marcio Bahia--Drums; Carlinhos Brown--Percussion, Arranger, Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Robbie Buchanan--Synthesizer, Keyboards; Luis Conte--Percussion; Nathan East--Bass, Guitar (Bass); Russell Ferrante--Synthesizer, Keyboards; Paul Jackson, Jr.--Guitar; Claudio Jorge--Guitar (Acoustic); Gracinha Leporace--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Kevyn Lettau--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Carlos Malta--Flute, Saxophone; Jovino Santos Neto--Keyboards; Hermeto Pascoal--Arranger, Keyboards; Pernambuco--Percussion; Eric Persing--Synthesizer, Arranger, Keyboards, Programming, Keyboard Programming, Synthesizer Horn; Joe Pizzulo--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Joe Porcaro--Drums; Carol Rogers--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Michael Shapiro--Percussion, Drums, Vocals (bckgr); Steve Tavaglione--Flute, Oboe, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor); Itibere Zwarg--Bass, Guitar (Bass); Jerry Moore--Sax (Tenor); Kleber Jorge--Vocals (bckgr); Zeca--Percussion; Tiao Neto--Percussion, Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Alfredo Moura--Synthesizer, Arranger, Keyboards, Vocals (bckgr), Horn Arrangements; John Heiden--Art Direction, Design; Carolina Sabino--Vocals (bckgr); Gustavo Di Dalva--Percussion; Vivian Manso--Vocals (bckgr); Francisca Maria Monjardim--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Fabio Pascoal--Percussion; Karla Preito--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Vai Quem Vem--Percussion, Vocals (bckgr); Leo Silva--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Robson Silva--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Jurema Silva--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Jussara Silva--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Leila Monjardim--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Meia Noite--Percussion; Lourenco Olegario--Vocals, Vocals (bckgr); Beloba--Percussion; Carmen Alice--Percussion, Vocals; Mario Conceicao--Percussion; Alceu do Cavaco--Cavaquinho; Alexandre Guedes--Percussion; Jimmy Johnson--Bass, Guitar (Bass).

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Various Artists, "Made In America" (OST), Elektra [Germany] #7559-61498-2 (1993).[CD]

This soundtrack album includes Sergio Mendes' performance of "What Is This?"


Natalie Cole, "Stardust", Elektra #61946 (1996).[CD]

Includes Sergio Mendes' composition "Like a Lover".


Various Artists, "Maximum Club Classics, Vol. 2", Elektra/Asylum #62218 (1998).[Compilation CD & CS]

Includes "I'll Tell You" performed by Sergio Mendes.

Musician personnel: Sergio Mendes--Arranger, Producer.

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Sergio Mendes, "Golden Memories of Sergio Mendes", Elektra [Philippines] #007221-2 (year unknown).[CD Compilation]

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