Waltel Branco - Sonho No Ceu by Mr Bongo published on 2011/07/25 12:28:51 +0000 http://www.mrbongo.com/product/waltel-branco-meu-balan-o-cd-1090 Waltel Branco, born in Paranaguá on November 22nd, 1929, is a teacher, composer and Brazilian conductor with more than 20 albums to his name. Branco has arranged or participated in some way in approximately 1,000 Brazilian records. This album was recorded in the summer of 1965 and originally released in 1975 on the Brazilian label Discos CBS. Waltel Branco, known as the uncle of psychedelic funk, is the guitarist on a lot of classic early- and mid-sixties bossa albums with outfits including Wilson Das Neves, Eumir Deodato and Ed Lincoln amongst others. He was instrumental in the recording of the classic and highly prized Mancini Tamem e Samba album that is available on the What Music label.