Tag Archive: Baden Powell

Nov 14 2011

Baden Powell: Os Afro-Sambas

  The Re-Recording of History   “The Afro-Sambas from Baden Powell and Vinícius de Moraes”… Many guitarists all over the world respectfully smile when they hear these words. The compositions are true masterpieces that never seem to loose their inspiring quality. The two legends in Brazilian Music recorded the album in 1966 as a conclusion …

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Aug 08 2010

Mario Adnet & Philippe Baden Powell: AfroSambaJazz – The Music of Baden Powell

Classics Revisited   Originally released in 1966, Os Afro Sambas united Baden Powell and Vinícius de Moraes in what would later become a landmark recording in Brazilian music. The original release featured arrangements and musical direction by Guerra Peixe and also featured vocals by Quarteto em Cy. The original tracks were Canto de Ossanha Canto …

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Apr 14 2007

Baden Powell: Lembranças

  Master of the Art     When hearing the name Baden Powell, people tend to think about the famous British founder of the Boy Scouts association (1908). But in Brazil it often happens that parents name their child after a famous person. On August 6, 1937, in Varre-e-Sai (near Rio de Janeiro) Adelina and …

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