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Baden - Marcia - Os Originais Do Samba -
Show / Recital

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  1. Vento Vadio
  2. Marcha Escocesa
  3. Carinhoso
  4. Valsa De Euridice
  5. Berimbau
  6. Canto Do Caboclo Pedra Preta *
  7. So Por Amor *
  8. Apelo *
  9. Samba Da Bencao *
Group: Baden Powell Quartet
Os Originais do Samba *
Musicians: Baden Powell (git, vcl)
Ernesto Ribeiro-Goncalves (b)
Helio Schiavo (dr)
Alfredo Bessa (perc, vcl)
Manoelzinho (fl)
Marcia (vcl) *

Os Originais do Samba:
Bigode (pandeiro)
Lelei (tamborim)
Rubens (surdo)
Chiquinho (agogo)
Mussum (reco-reco)
Zeca (cuica)
Guitar Model: Author 3 by luthier Reinaldo DiGiorgio
Year of performance: From Friday 5th July - Sunday, 4th August 1968
Teatro Bela Vista, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Producer & Crew: Direction and Producing: Manuel Berembeim
Fotos: Gil Prates
Artwork Artist: Cesar Villela ?
Booklet Notes: Tarik de Souza, 2003 (Portuguese)
Total Time 44:36 min.
Label: Philips / Universal Music (Brazil)
LP number: 765.052 L
CD number: 04400165462
UPC / EAN number: 044001654626
Release Year: LP: 1968, Brazil
CD: 25 June 2003, Brazil
Also published as: O Mestre do Violao Brasileiro (CD-Box, Brazil, 2003)
Description: The booklet of the CD-reissue contains all lyrics.
The recording quality of the CD re-issue is better
than the original LP.
Last page update: 14 October 2016

BrazilOnGuitar says: In the Summer of 1968 did BP a couple of concerts with his quartet, the singer Marcia and the percussion group Originais do Samba. The first recording of the Baden Powell Quartet is from a show in the Teatro Bela Vista. In the Show part Baden Powell plays compositions like Vento Vadio or Marcha Escocesa that he would perform many times in his life.

After Euridice, sounding even more delicately and beautifully than on Poema on Guitar, the quartet starts a raw and intense arrangement of Berimbau, which later would lose nothing of its original sound on the tiring European tour in 1970. Baden Powell's characteristic raw guitar sound would become innate to his early style.

On Recital, second part of the record, Baden sings and plays with Marcia (*) and the Originais do Samba (*). Most likely, the Show with the quartet and the Recital with Marcia were combined from various shows in the Teatro Bela Vista.

Show/Recital was for a long time only available as an LP and (without the WWW) very hard to find outside of Brazil. The long awaited CD-reissue (2003) was carefully remastered and shows the original cover.

We thank Robert G. (Germany) for his translation.

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