Thursday, June 8, 2017

Zoot Sims - New Beat Bossa Nova

A great chapter in 60s bossa jazz — Zoot Sims "answer" to Stan Getz's bossa work on Verve — recorded in a similar jazz-meets-bossa style, with some great guitar work by Jim Hall ! Zoot's solos are a bit tighter and not as laidback as Stan's — giving a more jazz-based sound to the work that makes for a nice change — and most of the tunes feature larger backings from Manny Albam and Al Cohn — never too over-arranged, but with enough of a full swinging sound to set things right. Hall's guitar works surprisingly well in the setting...
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Zoot Sims
New Beat Bossa Nova
Means the Samba Swings


1 Recado Bossa Nova (Part. 1) (Antonio, Ferreira)  2:37
2 Recado Bossa Nova (Part. 2) (Antonio, Ferreira)  3:00
3 Cano Canoe (Micheyl)  5:39
4 Cantando A Orquestra (Lyra)  4:10
5 Ciume (Lyra)  4:15
6 María Ninguém (Lyra)  2:40
7 Sem Saudades De Vocé (Lyra)  6:04
8 Barquinho De Papel (Lyra)  2:53


Zoot Sims - ts
Spencer Sinatra - fl
Ron Odrich - fl & cl
Phil Woods - cl, as
Gene Quill - as & cl
Jim Hall - g
Kenny Burrell - g
Art Davis - b
Sol Gubin - dr
Ted Sommer & Willie Rodriguez - perc

Recorded in New York ; August 28, 1962


Melanchthon said...

carrolin said...

Muchas gracias Mel

deGallo said...

Thank you.

DEEP said...


Jazzfun1957 said...

Thanks Mel

Blue Eyes said...

Thank you very much St Mel for this new Japanese release! Gloire à Toi, Ainsi soit-il. ;)

sep troelstra said...

Thanks a lot!!

Kovina Kris said...

These Bossa albums my Zoot are excellent.

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