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Brazil & Beyond (2 CD set) by Laurindo Almeida and Charlie Byrd

BRAZIL & BEYOND is a remarkable 2 CD set which is comprised of "Brazilian Soul" released in 1981 and "Latin Odyssey" released in 1983. Brazilian motifs blended with Latin motifs give this an enduring jazz flavor that will delight listening audiences. Fans of guitarists Laurindo Almeida and Charlie Byrd will want this CD collection for their jazz libraries.

Disc One contains 10 songs. Disc Two contains 9 songs. Some of the songs on Disc One are "Carioca," "Luperce," "Brazilian Soul," and "Stone Flower." Some of the songs on Disc Two are "Memory,""El Nino," "Adios," and "Estrellita."

A fine collection of jazz guitar music by two internationally-acclaimed masters. Great performances!

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Laurindo Almeida and Charlie Byrd
  • CD Title: Brazil & Beyond (2 CD set)
  • Genre: Brazilian Jazz / Brazilian Pop Jazz
  • Year Released: 2003
  • Record Label: Concord Records
  • Musicians: Laurindo Almeida, guitar. Charlie Byrd, guitar. Various guest artists.
  • Rating: Five Stars
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