Courage (Milton Nascimento album)

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Courage
Studio album by Milton Nascimento
Released 1969
Recorded December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969
Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
Genre Jazz
Length 33:45
Label A&M/CTI
SP 3019
Producer Creed Taylor
Milton Nascimento chronology
Milton Nascimento
(1969)
Courage
(1969)
Milton
(1970)

Courage is an album by Brazilian singer-songwriter and guitarist Milton Nascimento featuring performances recorded in 1968 and released on the CTI label.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Milton Nascimento except as indicated
  1. "Bridges (Travessia)" (Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) - 3:52
  2. "Vera Cruz" - 3:12
  3. "Tres Pontas" - 2:45
  4. "Outubro (October)" (Brant, Nascimento) - 4:12
  5. "Courage" (Nascimento, Paul Williams) - 3:25
  6. "Rio Vermelho" - 3:23
  7. "Gira Girou (Round and Round)" - 3:26
  8. "Morro Velho" - 4:28
  9. "Catavento" - 2:31
  10. "Canção do Sal" - 3:07

Personnel[edit]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 5/5 stars[2]

Allmusic reviewer calls the album "a masterpiece, a gorgeously executed tour through his early songs... To some admirers, Courage remains his best record, period".[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CTI Records discography accessed February 13, 2012
  2. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed February 13, 2012.