20/05/2017

George Duke "A Brazilian Love Affair" (1980) -Jazz Fusion / Brazilian Music-



Label : Epic Records / CBS Records


01 - Brazilian Love Affair (George Duke)
02 - Summer Breezin'(George Duke)
03 - Cravo E Canela (Milton Nascimento & Ronaldo Bastos)
04 - Alone - 6AM (George Duke)
05 - Brazilian Sugar (George Duke)
06 - Sugar Loaf Mountain (George Duke)
07 - Love Reborn (George Duke)
08 - Up From The Sea It Arose And Ate Rio In One Swift Bite (George Duke)
09 - I Need You Now (George Duke)
10 - Ao Que Vai Nascer (Milton Nascimento & & Fernando Brant)


Produced by George Duke for George Duke Enterprises, Inc.
Kerry McNabb : Engineer
Tommy Vicari : Engineer on "Brazilian Love Affair"
Brian Gardner : Mastering Engineer at Allen Zentz Recording Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Andy Mills & Jorge Luiz : Assistant Engineers in Brazil
Mitch Gibson & Erik Zobler : Assistant Engineers in Los Angeles
All Compositions Composed & Arranged by George Duke except "Ao Que Vai Nascer", Music by Milton Nascimento, Lyrics by Fernando Brant ; "Cravo E Canela", Music by Milton Nascimento, Lyrics by Ronaldo Bastos
Recorded in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at Level e Hawai Recording Studio & in Los Angeles at Westlake Recording Studios
Additional Recording at Le Gonks West Studio, Los Angeles, CA


01 - Brazilian Love Affair

George Duke : Vocals, Rhodes, Oberheim, Strings & Prophet V Synthesizer
Byron Miller : Bass
Ricky Lawson : Drums
Airto Moreira : Percussion
Roland Bautista : Guitar

02 - Summer Breezin'

George Duke : Rhodes Electric Piano, Lead vocal & Orchestra Bells
Byron Miller : Bass
Roberto Silva : Drums
Toninho Horta : Acoustic Guitar
Chico Batera : Percussion
Jerry Hey : Flugelhorn
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Larry Williams : Tenor Sax
Josie James : Vocal
Lynn Davis : Vocal

03 - Cravo E Canela

George Duke : Yamaha Electric Grand, Arp Odyssey, Minimoog & Oberheim Polyphonic Synthesizer
Milton Nascimento : Vocals & Acoustic Guitar
Jamil Joanes : Bass
Roberto Silva : Drums, Caxixi, Agogô & Talking Drum
Toninho Horta : Electric Guitar
Chico Batera : Ganza, Rotonton, Triangle, Reco & Conga
Lucinha Lins : Vocals
Zéluiz : Vocals
Flavio Faria : Vocals
Lucia Turnbull : Vocals

04 - Alone - 6AM

George Duke : Yamaha CP 70 Grand Piano
Roland Bautista : Electric Guitar

05 - Brazilian Sugar

George Duke : Vibes, Rhodes Electric Grand & Minimoog Synthesizer
Jamil Joanes : Bass
Roberto Silva : Drums
Toninho Horta : Acoustic Guitar
Chico Batera : Percussion
Raul De Souza : Trombone
Flora Purim : Vocal

06 - Sugar Loaf Mountain

George Duke : Rhodes & Prophet V Synthesizer
Byron Miller : Bass
Ricky Lawson : Drums
Roland Bautista : Electric Guitar
Sheila Escovedo : Timbales
Jerry Hey : Trumpet
Bill Reichenbach : Trombone
Larry Williams : Alto Sax

07 - Love Reborn

George Duke : Rhodes Electric Piano, Mini-moog, Oberheim Polyphonic Synthesizer & Vocal
Byron Miller : Bass
Ricky Lawson : Drums
Roland Bautista : Electric Guitar
Sheila Escovedo : Water Chimes, Glass Chimes, Cowbell & Bongos

08 - Up From The Sea It Arose And Ate Rio In One Swift Bite

George Duke : Yamaha CP 70 Electric Grand, Prophet V Polyphonic Synthesizer, Crumar String Ensemble & Nine Foot Yamaha Acoustic Grand Piano
Byron Miller : Bass
Roberto Silva : Drums, Apito, Agogô & Tamburin
Roland Bautista : Electric Guitar
Chico Batera : Tamburin, Chekere, Triangle, Caxixi, Bongos, Connais & Agogô
Luncinha Lins : Vocal
Zéluiz : Vocal
Flavio Faria : Vocal
Airto Moreira : Shaker, Tambourine & Surdo

09 - I Need You Now

George Duke : Rhodes Electric Grand, Second Lead vocal, Vibes & Oberheim Polyphonie Synthesizer
Simone : First Lead vocal
Byron Miller : Bass
Ricky Lawson : Drums
Roland Bautista : Electric Guitar
Sheila Escovedo : Timbales, Bongos, Caxix & Finger Chimes
Jerry Hey : Flugelhorn Solo
Josie James : Vocal
Lynn Davis : Vocal

10 - Ao Que Vai Nascer

George Duke : Yamaha CP 70 Electric Grand & Minimoog
Milton Nascimento : Vocals & Acoustic Guitar
Roberto Silva : Drums
Jamil Joanes : Bass
Toninho Horta : Electric Guitar
Chico Batera : Castanets
Airto Moreira : Various Percussion
Murrey Adler : String Contractor