Maiden Voyage - Leny Andrade
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  1. This Can't Be Love
  2. Dindi
  3. Lover
  4. Manha de Carnaval
  5. Wave
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  1. This Can't Be Love
  2. Dindi
  3. Lover
  4. Manha de Carnaval
  5. Wave
  6. Maiden Voyage
  7. My Funny Valentine
  8. Ribbon in the Sky
  9. I've Got You Under My Skin
  10. Cantor da Noite
  11. Velas Icadas
  12. Tardes
  13. Weekend
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Leny Andrade is considered one of the top Brazilian singers, but she has had relatively little exposure in North America. Fred Hersch, the pianist on these 1993 studio sessions, was introduced to her as she joined Toots Thielemans on-stage during a South American tour and has sung her praises ever since; joining them are bassist David Dunaway and drummer Hélio Schiavo. Her husky but consistently swinging vocals carry a delightful take of "This Can't Be Love," where she also scats up a storm. Hersch's touching arrangement of ...

Maiden Voyage 2005, Chesky Records

UPC: 090368011329

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