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João Gilberto and João Donato (R), 1962.

 

 

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Mongo Santamaria, "!Arriba!", Fantasy Records #F 24738 (1961).[LP]
Mongo Santamaria, "!Arriba!", Fantasy #24738-2 (1996).[CD]

Includes participation by João Donato on piano.

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Mongo Santamaria, "At The Black Hawk", Fantasy Records #F 24734 (1962).[LP]
Mongo Santamaria, "At The Black Hawk", Fantasy #24734-2 (1994).[CD]

Recorded live.

Includes performances by Donato on piano.

Musician personnel includes: Mongo Santamaria, Pat Patrick, Jose "Chombo" Silva, Rolando Lozano, João Donato, Rene "El Latigo" Hernandez, Pupi Legaretta, Victor Venegar, Cuco Martinez, Willie Bobo, Julito Collazo, Rudy Calzado.



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Cal Tjader, "Puttin' It Together", Fantasy #F9463 (1973).[LP]

Recorded live at Howard Rumsey's Concerts by the Sea.

This album contains Donato's "Amazonas" composition (listed in tracklist on album as "Amazones").

Musician personnel:  Cal Tjader (vib),  Mike Wolff (p), Rob Redfield (g), John Heard (b), Dick Berk (d), Michael Smithe (congas).



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Cal Tjader, "Amazonas", Fantasy #__________ (1976).[LP]

This album contains Donato's "Amazonas" composition.

Arranged by George Duke.

Produced by Airto.



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Mongo Santamaria, "Mongo's Greatest Hits", Fantasy Records #_______ (1987).[LP]
Mongo Santamaria, "Mongo's Greatest Hits", Fantasy #24735 (1995).[CD]

João Donato plays piano on this album.

Digitally remastered by Joe Tarantino (1995 Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California).


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Hiram Bullock, "Carrasco", Fantasy #_______ (1997).[CD]

This CD contains Donato's "Amazonas".



Various Artists, "Jazzin' Vol. 3", Fantasy [UK] #_______ (2004).[LP]

This LP includes the Donato composition "Amazonas", performed by Cal Tjader.



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