Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete – Live At El Matador (1966/2016)
FLAC (tracks) 24bit/352,8kHz | Time – 38:49 minutes | 2,32 GB | Genre: Bossa Nova, Latin Jazz
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Despite the co-billing, Sete only appears on the second half of the album, leaving the Guaraldi trio to knock out a crisp series of standard pop tunes of the time (“I’m a Loser,” “People,” “More”) and two memorable Guaraldi originals (“Nobody Else,” “El Matador”) in its patented mainstream and Latin modes in the first half. When Sete turns up, the set goes all-Brazilian as the two display their blended, intertwined teamwork for the third and last time on records in “Favela” and a brace of tunes from Black Orpheus. Though it is only a partial collaboration, this album has a bit more fire than their previous ones, possibly due to the live factor.
01. I’m A Loser
02. El Matador
04. Nobody Else
07. Black Orpheus Suite