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The famous duo from Bahia, Palmyra & Levita, during the recording sessions with João Donato for their album
Here's That Rainy Bossa Day (January 2001).


 

 João Donato - Warner Brothers/Warner Music/Warner Music Benelux


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[Left: Original LP cover; Right, back cover of CD Reissue]

Michael Franks, "Sleeping Gypsy", Warner Brothers, #3004 (1976).[LP]
Michael Franks, "Sleeping Gypsy", Warner Brothers, #7599-27311-2 (19__).[CD]

Includes participation by Donato on piano.

Tracks:

The Lady Wants to Know
I Really Hope It's You
In the Eye of the Storm
B'Wana-He No Home
Don't Be Blue
Antonio's Song (The Rainbow)
Chain Reaction
Down in Brazil

Personnel: includes Michael Franks, Joe Sample, Wilton Felder, John Guerin, João Donato, Larry Carlton, David Sanborn, Michael Brecker, Larry Bunker, Ray Armando, João Palma, Helio Delmiro.

LINER NOTES:  (full album production credits, complete musician list, as well as some lyrics)

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Arranged and conducted by Claus Ogerman.

Produced by Tommy LiPuma.


Gilberto Gil, "Unplugged", Warner #M995323-2 (1994).[CD]

Included Donato composition is: "A Paz".

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João Gilberto, "João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira", Warner Music [Brazil] #39842.4122-2 (1998).[CD Reissue]

Reissue Produced by João Gilberto and Arnaldo DeSouteiro for Warner Music.

(WEA International CD 24122; Warner Music Brasil CD 398424122-2 WEA Japan WPCR 2051)

Release Date in Brasil: July, 1998
Release Date in the USA: January 26, 1999
Release Dates in Japan: September 5, 1998, reissued on September 4, 2000

Tracklist:

1 Menino do Rio
(Caetano Veloso)

2 Curare
(Bororó)

3 Retrato em branco e preto
(Chico Buarque - Tom Jobim)

4 Chega de saudade
(Tom Jobim - Vinicius de Moraes)

5 Desafinado
(Newton Mendonça - Tom Jobim)

6 O pato
(Jayme Silva - Neusa Teixeira)

7 Eu e a brisa
(Johnny Alf)

8 Jou Jou Balangandãs
(Lamartine Babo)

9 Canta Brasil
(David Nasser - Alcyr Pires Vermelho)

Bonus tracks
10 Aquarela do Brasil
(Ary Barroso)

11 Bahia com H
(Denis Brean)

12 Tim tim por tim tim
(Geraldo Jacques - Haroldo Barbosa)

13 Estate
(Bruno Martino - Bruno Brighetti)

Album Credits:

Trilha sonora extraída do especial "João Gilberto Prado Pereira de Oliveira" da TV Globo
Programa de Daniel Filho
Direção e Produção Musical do Especial: Guto Graça Mello
Técnicos de gravação: Emiliano Costa Neto e Eugênio Carvalho
Faixas originais remasterizadas na Cia. do Áudio por Carlos Freitas
Bonus tracks produzidas por João Gilberto & Arnaldo DeSouteiro
Masterizadas por Rodrigo Lopes no estúdio Visom Digital
Arranjos de Orquestra: Guto Graça Mello ("Menino do Rio"), Dori Caymmi ("Eu e a Brisa"), João Donato ("Jou Jou Balangandans"), Gaya ("Canta Brasil"), Claus Ogerman ("Estate", "Tim Tim Por Tim Tim")
Regência: Alceu Bocchino / Orquestra TV Globo
Gerência de marketing estratpegico: Marcelo Maia
Projeto gráfico: Gustavo Portela - Interface Designers
Fotos: Jorge Rosemberg (capa e contracapa) / Mario Thompson (página central)
Coordenação gráfica: Cristina Portella & Silvia Panella

Musician personnel:

João Gilberto - Vocals, Producer
Arnaldo DeSouteiro - Producer
Alceu Bocchino - Conductor
Dori Caymmi - Orchestral Arrangements
João Donato - Orchestral Arrangements
Carlinhos Freitas - Remastering
Gaya - Orchestral Arrangements
Bebel Gilberto - Vocals, Guest Appearance
Rita Lee - Vocals, Guest Appearance
Marcelo Maia - Marketing Coordinator
Guto Graca Mello - Original LP Producer, Orchestral Arrangements
Silvia Panella - Graphic Coordinator
Gustavo Portela - Graphic Project
Cristina Portella - Album Design
Claus Ogerman - Orchestral Arrangements
Jorge Rosemberg - Cover Photography
Mario Thompson - Liner Photography
Rodrigo de Castro Lopes - Remastering
Emiliano Costa Neto - Engineer
Eugenio Carvalho - Engineer



João Gilberto, "Destination Brésil", Warner Music #22085 (2005).[CD Compilation]

Includes the track "Jou Jou Balangandans", arranged by João Donato.

Musician personnel and credits:

João Gilberto - Vocals, Guitar, Producer
Dori Caymmi - Arranger
Arnaldo DeSouteiro - Producer
Gaya - Arranger
Bebel Gilberto - Vocals
João Donato - Arranger
Eugenio Carvalho - Engineer
Waltel Branco - Guitar
Guto Graça Mello - Arranger, Producer
Rita Lee - Vocals
Claus Ogerman - Arranger
Jorge Rosemberg - Cover Photo, Liner Photo
Alceu Bocchino - Conductor
Emiliano Costa Neto - Engineer



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Gilberto Gil, "Duetos", Warner Music Benelux #409788 (2008).[CD]

This album includes the composition by João Donato and Gilberto Gil, "A Paz", which they perform together.



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