Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Samba de Sausalito
Santana 3:11
2 Take Five
Tito Puente 6:02
3 The Sun Is Out
Flora Purim & Airto 3:58
4 Cubano Chant
Art Blakey 3:58
5 Bien Sabroso!
Poncho Sanchez 4:06
6 Soul Bossa Nova
Quincy Jones 2:46
7 It's Only Love
Tania Maria 3:59
8 Afro Blue
Mongo Santamaria 10:37
9 Chanchullo
Ruben Gonzales 5:09
10 La Bamba
Dave Pike 7:38
11 Carcara
Nancy Ames 2:03
12 Bamboleo
Celia Cruz 5:28
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Little Train
George Benson 5:49
2 Distinto, Diferente
Afro-Cuban All Stars 7:00
3 Double Rainbow
Stan Getz 3:33
4 Miles Away
Pete Escovedo 5:27
5 Agua de Beber (Water to Drink)
Astrud Gilberto 2:19
6 Where's Montgomery
Manfredo Fest 4:54
7 Up From the Sealt Arose & Ate Rio in One Swift Bite
George Duke 5:26
8 Keep the Spirits Singing
Trio Da Paz 4:24
9 Pedro Navaja
Ruben Blades 7:24
10 Acid
Ray Baretto 5:02
11 Cerveza
Boots Brown & His Blockbusters 2:06
12 Manteca
Cal Tjader 6:32

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Quincy Jones (track 6)
recording of:
Soul Bossa Nova (track 6)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Jay Berliner (1971-11) (track 1)
clarinet:
George Marge (1971-11) (track 1)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 1)
oboe:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 1)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 1)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 1)
trumpet:
Stu Williamson (track 5)
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 1)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 1)
strings:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 5)
English horn:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 1)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 1)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 1)
membranophone:
Billy Cobham (1971-11) (track 1)
bassoon:
Jane Taylor (bassoonist) (1971-11) (track 1)
flute:
Bud Shank (track 5)
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 1)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 1)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 1)
guitar:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 5)
George Benson (jazz guitarist/singer) (1971-11) (track 1)
bass:
Joe Mondragon (track 5)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1971-11) (track 1)
electric piano:
Herbie Hancock (US jazz pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer) (1971-11) (track 1)
vibraphone:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 1)
percussion:
Phil Kraus (1971-11) (track 1)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 1)
alto saxophone:
Bud Shank (track 5)
piano:
João Donato (track 5)
bass clarinet:
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 1)
alto flute:
Phil Bodner (Woodwind player) (1971-11) (track 1)
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 1)
George Marge (1971-11) (track 1)
Romeo Penque (1971-11) (track 1)
piccolo:
Hubert Laws (1971-11) (track 1)
harp:
Gloria Agostini (Harp) (1971-11) (track 1)
baritone horn:
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 1)
trombone:
Milt Bernhart (track 5)
Wayne Andre (1971-11) (track 1)
French horn:
Jim Buffington (1971-11) (track 1)
flugelhorn:
John Frosk (1971-11) (track 1)
Al Rubin (1971-11) (track 1)
arranger:
Don Sebesky (track 1)
Marty Paich (track 5)
composer:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 5)
conductor:
Marty Paich (track 5)
engineer:
David Hassinger (track 5)
Rudy van Gelder (1971-11) (track 1)
lyricist:
Vinicius de Moraes (track 5)
producer:
Creed Taylor (tracks 1, 5)
vocals:
Antônio Carlos Jobim (Tom Jobim) (track 5)
Astrud Gilberto (track 5)
Airto Moreira (percussionist) (1971-11) (track 1)
recorded at:
RCA Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1965-01-27 – 1965-01-28) (track 5)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1971-11) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Sweet Sadness (track 5)
later translated versions:
Água de Beber (English translation) (track 5)
recording of:
Água de beber (Portuguese original) (track 5)