Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

Sergio Mendes: What Exactly Is Brazil 66? Sergio knows...

Peter Jones, Record Mirror, 11 January 1969

IN IPANEMA, a suburb of Rio de Janeiro, a pianist-singer-arranger-composer named Sergio Mendes conceived what is known today as Brasil '66. A hotter-than-hot recording sound in the States — and Senor Mendes has this week brought it to London for promotional activities.

Total word count of piece: 621

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: