Solo (Egberto Gismonti album)

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Studio album by Egberto Gismonti
Released 1979
Recorded November 1978
Genre Jazz
Length 49:51
Label ECM
Producer Manfred Eicher
Egberto Gismonti chronology
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Solo is a solo album by Brazilian composer, guitarist and pianist Egberto Gismonti recorded in 1978 and released on the ECM label.[1]


The Allmusic review by Stephen Cook awarded the album 4 stars stating "Here, Gismonti is just fine as he takes flight without any companions, treating listeners to a provocative and often meditative solo program".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Egberto Gismonti except as indicated
  1. "Selva Amazonica/Pau Rolou" - 20:10
  2. "Ano Zero" (Geraldo Carneiro, Gismonti) - 6:56
  3. "Frevo" - 9:17
  4. "Salvador" - 6:40
  5. "Ciranda Nordestina" - 9:57
  • Recorded at Talent Studio in Oslo, Norway in November 1978



  1. ^ ECM discography accessed September 29, 2011
  2. ^ a b Cook, S.Allmusic Review accessed September 29, 2011