Early 1960s, Sergio playing jazz piano.

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Sergio Mendes and Bossa Rio, "The Exotic Sound Of Sergio Mendes", Philips [Holland] #6349 415 (1971).[LP Reissue]

This is a Holland LP Reissue of the Sergio Mendes & Bossa Rio album, originally recorded for Philips [Brazil].  The Tracklist is in a slightly different order on this release.

Sergio Mendes compositions included in this album are "Noa Noa" and "Primitivo".


Side 1

Desafinado (Jobim)
Once I Loved (Jobim)
Na...Na... (Mendes)
Primitivo (Mendes)

Side 2

Corcovado (Jobim)
Ela Carioca (Jobim)
The Girl From Ipanema (Jobim)
Coisa No. 2

Personnel: Sergio Mendes, piano; Sebastiao Neto, bass; Edison Machado, drums; Edson Maciel, slide trombome; Raulzinhyo, valve trombone; Hector Bisignani, tenor sax (on "Primitivo" and "Nana"), the featured tenor sax soloist is Aurino Ferreira. Arrangements by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Sergio Mendes & Moacir Santos.


Various Artists, "Vinicius de Moraes - Poeta y Amigo", Philips [Brazil] #________ (1980).[LP]

This record is thought to be exclusive to Argentina.  Tracks are performed by a variety of artists, including Tom Jobim.

Sergio Mendes and the Bossa Trio perform Tom's "Ella es Carioca"; other Jobim tracks include "La Chica de Ipanema" (performed by Jobim himself); "Olha Maria" performed by Chico Buarque; and "Insensatez" performed by Lalo Schifrin.

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Sergio Mendes, "The Best of Sergio Mendes & Brasil '77", Philips (Success Series) [Netherlands] #9279 509 (19__).[LP Compilation]

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Sergio Mendes, "Minha Historia", Philips [Brazil] #526302-2 (19__).[CD Compilation]

This album includes the Sergio Mendes composition "Primitivo".

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