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8 thoughts on “ Walter Wanderley - Rain Forest (Reel-To-Reel, Album)

  1. Walter Wanderley • Rain Forest. Artist Biography by Alvaro Neder. Walter Wanderley was a talented and gifted organist with an acute ear for new harmonies. With 46 recorded solo albums in his entire career, both in Brazil and the U.S., he reached number 26 on the Billboard pop charts in September , opening a large pathway of success only menaced by himself and his complex character.
  2. Description. Offered for sale is a Japanese pressing of the Bossa Nova LP Rain Forest by Walter Wanderley, including the original obi.. About this copy: This copy of Rain Forest is a Japanese pressing of an album that was originally released in The cover is VG++, with trace wear at the edges and corners.
  3. Walter Wanderley / ˈ v ɒ n d ər l eɪ / (born Walter Jose Wanderley Mendonça, May 12, – September 4, ) was a Brazilian organist and pianist, best known for his lounge and bossa nova music and for his instrumental version of the song Summer Samba which became a worldwide hit.
  4. Rain Forest, an Album by Walter Wanderley. Released in August on Verve (catalog no. V; Vinyl LP). Genres: Lounge, Bossa nova, Samba-Jazz, MPB.
  5. Wanderly had a unique, highly percussive organ style, but his piano playing is more conventional and preferable (as "Rain" illustrates). Rain Forestwill mix well with beehive hairdos .
  6. I bought "Rain Forest" in the 60s just on the strength of the album cover. The music inside matched its joyful color and evocative, tropical lushness. Wanderley had his biggest hit with the "Summer Samba" on this record, I guess, but he went on to record two albums that /5(40).
  7. Walter Wanderley: Rain Forest ‎ (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, SHM) Verve Records: UCCU Japan: Sell This Version: Recommendations Reviews Add Review [r] Release. Edit Release All Versions of this Release Review Changes. Add to Collection /5(60).

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