Finding a New Friend - Fontana / LP 1966 / USA
01 – Laia Ladaia (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
02 – Nothin 'But A Fool (Luiz Henrique)
03 – Manhã de Carnaval (Luiz Bonfa / Antonio Maria)
04 – Much As I Love You (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
05 – I Had No Idea (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
06 – Wham! Bam! Thank You Mam! (Oscar Brown Jr.)
07 – Finding A New Friend (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
08 – Down Comes Again (Luiz Henrique)
09 – Listen To Me (Luiz Henrique)
10 – The Answer To My Prayer (Oscar Brown Jr.)
11 – Seeing Maria (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
12 – Barra Limpa (Luiz Henrique / Oscar Brown Jr.)
Arranged By – Luiz Henrique (tracks: 03 to 07, 09 to 12), Sivuca (tracks: 01, 02, 08)
Liner Notes – Luiz Henrique, Oscar Brown Jr.
This is Oscar Brown Jr. & Luiz Henrique – Finding a New Friend (1966), for Fontana, featuring Sivuca arrangements on tracks 01 – Laia Ladaia, 02 – Nothin’ but a Fool and 08 – Dawn Comes Again with Luiz Henrique is in charge of the remaining tracks. Finding a New Friend is all about the friendship of both main performers since the first time they met in 1965 at Greenwich Village Coffee House. The repertoire features a blend of America tunes with Brazilian music, including several songs written by Luiz Henrique in partnership with Oscar Brown Jr.