Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Mambo Inn 5:50
2 Besame Mucho 7:11
3 Mama Inez 6:40
4 Brazil 5:01
5 Tico-Tico 7:45
6 My Little Suede Shoes 6:23
7 Blues for Juanita 7:04
8 Grenada 6:26
9 Hey There 7:22

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Willie Bobo (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
guitar:
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
Grant Green (Jazz guitarist) (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
bass:
Wendell Marshall (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
Wendell Marshall (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
piano:
Johnny Acea (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
Sonny Clark (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
shekere [chekere]:
Garvin Masseaux (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–6)
tenor saxophone:
Ike Quebec (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
congas:
Carlos “Patato” Valdés (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–6)
Carlos “Patato” Valdés (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
composer:
Ary Barroso (track 4)
Eliseo Grenet (tracks 3, 3)
Charlie Parker (aka “Bird”, jazz alto saxophonist) (track 6)
Edgar Sampson (track 1)
Zequinha de Abreu (track 5)
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 9)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 9)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (track 2)
lyricist:
Richard Adler (musical composer/lyricist) (track 9)
L. Wolfe Gilbert (tracks 3, 3)
Jacques Larue (track 5)
Jerry Ross (musical composer/lyricist) (track 9)
Consuelo Velázquez (1940) (track 2)
producer:
Alfred Lion (tracks 1–9)
recording engineer:
Rudy van Gelder (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
Rudy van Gelder (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
translator:
Bob Russell (US songwriter/lyricist Sidney Keith “Bob” Russell) (1942) (track 4)
publisher:
J & J Ross Co. (track 9)
recorded at:
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1962-04-26) (tracks 1–7)
Van Gelder Studio (Englewood Cliffs, July 20, 1959 -) in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States (1962-09-07) (tracks 8–9)
arrangements:
Tico Tico no Fuba (track 5)
instrumental recording of:
Brazil (1962-04-26) (track 4)
Bésame mucho (Bésame, bésame mucho como si fuera esta noche la última vez) (1962-04-26) (track 2)
Mama Inez (1962-04-26) (track 3)
Tico tico (1962-04-26) (track 5)
Hey There (The Pajama Game) (1962-09-07) (track 9)
later translated parody versions:
I dastickert (track 5)
later translated versions:
Besame mucho (Finnish) (track 2)
Besame mucho (French lyrics by Francis Blanche) (track 2)
Bésame Mucho (English lyric version by Sunny Skylar) (track 2)
Bésame mucho (French version, 1976, Dalida) (track 2)
Dernier baiser (Bésame mucho) (track 2)
Eh ! ben (Hey There) (track 9)
Mucho embrasse moi (track 2)
Oye (track 9)
Yêu nhau đi (Yêu nhau đi, đời có nghĩa chi... Yêu nhau đi ta lo chi) (track 2)
初恋 ("Besame Mucho") (track 2)
part of:
The Pajama Game (musical) (track 9)
recording of:
Mama Inez (1962-04-26) (track 3)
Mambo Inn (1962-04-26) (track 1)
My Little Suede Shoes (1962-04-26) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:
Aquarela do Brasil (track 4)
Tico-tico no fubá (track 5)

Release Group

Wikipedia:en: The Latin Bit [info]
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/168524 [info]
Wikidata:Q7746341 [info]