Chamego (Betty's Bossa). Composed by Jack Donahue and Peter Eldridge. Arranged by Darmon Meader and Peter Eldridge. For Choral (SATB). Choral. Shawnee Press. Vocal Jazz. 16 pages. Shawnee Press #A2350. Published by Shawnee Press (HL.35003211).
This wordless vocal jazz piece is a new original. Music by Jack Donahue and New York Voices member, Peter Eldridge, this bossa nova work includes rich harmonies with idiomatic Brazilian syncopations. Arranged by Peter and fellow NYV member, Darmon Meader, this recording of Chamego (Betty's Bossa) is from the New York Voices recent CD release, A Day Like This (permission granted by MCG Jazz, www.mcgjazz.org).