Tributee: Vinícius de Moraes.
The Songbook series consists of specially made recordings of the works of the elected composer by excellent interpreters. Vinicius de Moraes Songbook comprises three volumes, totaling 49 classics. This first volume opens with "Chega de Saudade" (No More Blues), wonderfully interpreted by Tom Jobim and the New Band. Other high points include "A Felicidade" by Ivan Lins, "Valsinha" (Leila Pinheiro and Guinga), "Caminho de Pedra" (Joyce and Hélio Delmiro), "Tempo Feliz" (Emílio Santiago), "Teleco-teco" (Joao Nogueira), and "Samba da Bençao" (Carlos Lyra and Maria Creuza). ~ Alvaro Neder