Label: Mad About Records
Rare Brazilian spiritual jazz reissued for the first time worldwide from the original master tapes. Legendary sessions produced by Amado Maita, deluxe numbered limited edition with OBI and thick cover. Recorded live at São Paulo in 1982, the album was originally issued on Amado Maita’s small indie label called Poitou in the '80s, and features one of the best Brazilian sax players, the legendary Nestico and his sister composer, piano player Lilu. Nestico joined several Jazz ensembles in São Paulo, having participated in 1977 in the first Jazz festival held at the Municipal Theater, alongside the musicians Samuel (piano), Nilson (bass) and Caram (drums).
He performed several times in São Paulo with Syncro Jazz, and in 1982 he released with the ensemble the LP Live, along with fellow musicians Lilu Aguiar (piano), Peter Wooley (bass), Vidal (sax and flute), Dagmar (trumpet) and Ronny Machado ( drums). Their repertoire include the songs Pro César, dedicated to pianist César Camargo Mariano, Winter Know and Black Cock, all by Lilu Aguiar, For Guzi (Peter Wooley), Cruzan (Mongo Santamaria) and Revelation (S. Fortune). The album contains amazing Fender Rhodes solos in a Heavy Modal Spiritual mode and Bossa Jazz a la Strata-East and Black Jazz Records.
Cat. number: MAD020