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Dr. Zarkov’s Tiki Lounge Playlist: October 17, 2012
On this week’s show we too all you cats and kittens bundling on down to Brazil for a relaxing and stimultaneous visit to the land of the Samba, Bossa Nova and Caipirinhas.
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1) “Tico Tico,” The 1917 song by the Brazilian composer Zequinha de Abreu, sung in 1945 by Lina Romay and included on anthology: Say “Si Si” -- A Proper Introduction to Xavier Cugat.
2) “Tristeza (That Sadness)” by the Brazilian Composers Haroldo Lobo and Nitinho, performed by the Les Baxter Orchestra & Chorus From their 1966 LP: Brazil, Now.
3) “Samba No. 2” Composed by David Carbonara and taken form the CD: Mad Men After Hours – Music from the Original Series.
4) “Popo Alea” performed by Teresa Bright and Kawaikapu Hewett, from the cool collection: Tommy Bahama Island Paradise, Volume 3.
5) “Ilu Aye (Terra da Vida)” performed by Marcal from the compilation: Samba Brasil.
6) “Samba de Uma Nota Só (One Note Samba),” the Antonio Carlos Jobim and Newton Mendonca song, from Toots Thielemans -- The Brasil Project, Volume 2, featuring Mr. Thielemans on Harmonica, Eliane Elias on Piano, Oscar Castro-Neves on Acoustic Guitar, John Clark on French Horn; Marc Johnson on Bass and Steve Schaeffer on Drums.
7) “Toda Menina Baiana,” the Gilberto Gil composition featuring Eliane Elias on Vocal and Mr. Gil on Vocal and Guitar, from Ms.Elias’s 2011 CD: Light My Fire.
8) Meditation (Meditação)” by Luíz Eça & Astor from the carioca compilation: The Story of Bossa Nova.
9) “A Felicidade,” the Antonio Carlos Jobim and Vinicius de Moraes tune from the 1959 movie: Black Orpheus, taken from the 1966 LP: Astrud Gilberto & Gil Evans -- Look to the Rainbow.
10) “Chega de Saudade” performed by Beth Carvalho on the collection: A Night in Brazil – The Music of Brazil.
11) “Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)” composed by Antonio Carlos Jobim with English lyrics by Gene Lees, from the Guitarist and Conductor Charley Harrison’s album: Keeping My Composure, with Frieda Lee on Vocal, Dan Trudell on Piano and Art Davis on Flugelhorn.
12) “Desafinado (Slightly Out of Tune),” also composed by Antonio Carlos Jobim with English lyrics by Jon Hendricks, sung by Karrin Allyson on her CD: Imagina – Songs of Brasil, featuring Steve Nelson on Vibes and Gil Goldstein on Piano.
13) “Samba De Silba” performed by Joyce and Eliza Soares on the copacetic compilation: Essential Lounge.