Another Rosa Passos tune, with Celso de Almeida on drums, originally composed by Gilberto Gil in 1974, the track is “Ladeira da Preguiça” from the album Azul (2002) be sure to listen…it’s worth.
Here you can listen the song: www.dailymotion.com/video/x2pxrpj
Here’s a very fun tune to play with the first section with a partido alto groove and a samba feel on the rest of the song with a particular feel on the refrain/bridge. The most difficult thing is to play the right hand on the hi-hat and on the cymbal at his tempo (approximately 96 bpm), slow-down can help to put all together.
Here’s the partido alto played in the first section: