Last Week: The Girls From Ipanema


Published: 10/04/2017

by Scott Adams



Program #1323 - 'Songs In The Feminine Key - The Girls From Ipanema'

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Some cities exude a feminine character, and Rio de Janeiro happens to be one of the world’s best examples: A natural setting for the creative forces of Brazilian song.  This week, our playlist holds 13 of the city’s best female musicians for you to enjoy!


Two In A Row at the top of the hour! Our schedule for Brazil Back2Back this week features New Music Wedenesday and Salvador's Rossa Passos for Friday and the weekend! Catch Brazil Back2Back every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 11 am and 2 pm Central on the 'streaming PLAY button above.

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Sunday’s Brazilian Brunch celebrates Jorge Vercillo's birthday. The best part of the weekend begins at 9 am Central for three full hours, and then again at 2 pm and 8 pm. Our listening apps make it easy to join us anytime during the weekend! Listen here.

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Autumnal fun: The Events page at Brazil Club is filled with great ways to add a little more Brazil to your life: Live music, a new restaurant, outdoor party or art showing, And we’re adding more every day! Things to do, places to go from our home page on your computer, tablet or smart phone.

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Have you enjoyed The Sounds of Brazil’s weeknight program 'Quiet Nights' on our streaming station? It’s on at 8 pm Centeral, worldwide by clicking on the 'Play' button on this page.

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Make A Request! This month, it's ‘Song In The Feminine Key’ on the radio, and I’m asking listeners like you to send me their favorite female vocalist requests. I’d be happy to play yours, too. Us the 'Contat Us/Request tab (above)e to place a request!

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This week’s show:

“Songs In The Feminine Key: The Girls From Ipanema”

Hour 1:

Set 1: The Sounds of Brazil Opening Theme

Begin The Beguine<>Gal Costa/Plural 

Saudade<>Thievery Corporation/Saudade

Mas Que Nada<>Jorge Ben/Samba Esquema Novo

Welcome to the Brazil Club Lounge                     

Morrendo De Amor<>Joanna/Joanna

Special Announcement

Andança<>Grazyna Auguscik & Paulinho Garcia/Andança


Set 2:

Introduce Our Next Set

The Girl From Ipanema<>Stan Getz/Bossa Nova OMPS

My Nichole<>Indigo City/Samba Electrique

Introduce Next Song

I Can’t Help It<>Torcuato Mariano/Paradise Station

Better Days Ahead<>Pat Metheny/Letter From Home

Inquietação<>Elizeth Cardoso/Ary Amoroso


Set 3: Introduce This Week’s Spotlight Song

Vento Praia Nordeste<>Zanna/Zanna                                             

Will I See You<>Anitta with Poo Bear/Checkmate Campaign

Color of the Watercolor<>R. Folegatti/Watercolor


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Hour 2: 

Set 1:

Manhattan Samba<>Bob Baldwin/Brazil Chill

Linha Do Equador<>Djavan/Coisa De Escender

Welcome To Our Second Hour

Voce E Eu<>Sylvia Telles/Bossa Nova, Sua Historia Sua Gente   

Bom Dia<>Roberto Vally/Boom Boom Boom

Nothing But A Song<>Tiago Iorc/Let Yourself In

Special Announcement

Aula de Matematica<>Winter & Castro-Neves/Brazilian Days


Set 2:

Introduce Next Song

Yesterday<>Zizi Possi/Bossa

Meu Amigo Ricardo<>Celia Vaz/Celia Vaz

Introduce Next Song

Brincadera<>Kenia/Initial Thrill

One Crazy Summer<>Urban Funk Society/Brasil 5000

Ben Maior (Longer)<>Roupa Nova/Agora Sim

See You In Rio<>Joyce/Music Inside


Set 3:

Pra Illuminar<>Leila Pinheiro/Millenium

Chuva<>Michael Lington & Torcuato Mariano/Heat

Voo Sobre O Horizonte<>Marcela Mangabeira/Simples

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Next Week: It's 'The Best of Leila Pinheiro' just in time for her birthday! And be sure to send me your request for your favorite female vocalist sometime this month. Drop a note in the Chat Box on our home page!

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10/05 12:00 am CT Wednesday: Streaming debut at Brazil Club

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