Flora Purim Fold – Butterfly Dreams – LP

Flora Purim Fold - Butterfly Dreams - LP

Flora Purim Fold – Butterfly Dreams – LP

Butterfly Dreams is the second album by Brazilian jazz singer Flora Purim. It was released on Milestone in 1973. The album peaked at number 36 on the Billboard jazz album charts.
Allmusic awarded the album 4.5 stars. Its review by Jim Newsom states: “This is the album that launched Flora Purim’s solo career with great promise following her magnificent stint with Chick Corea’s first incarnation of Return to Forever.”

SIDE A:

01. DR. JIVE (Part I) 2:15

02. BUTTERFLY DREAMS 7:03
03. DINDI 3:37

04. SUMMER NIGHT 5:59

SIDE B:

05. LOVE REBORN 3: 42
06. MOON DREAMS 5:03
07. DR. JIVE 3:44
08. LIGHT AS A FEATHER 5:57

FLORA PURIM accompanied by
JOE HENDERSON, flute, tenor saxophone
GEORGE DUKE, electric and acoustic piano, clavinet, synthesizer
DAVID AMARO, electric and acoustic guitar
ERNIE HOOD, zither
STANLEY CLARKE, electric and acoustic bass
AIRTO MOREIRA, drums, percussion

Recorded December 1973 at Fantasy Studios; Berkeley, California