Woody Herman played just once in Brasil in September 1958. The line-up of his band was:
Woody Herman (alto, clarinet & vocal);
Joe Romano, Jay Migliori and Marty Flax (tenors), Al Belleto (baritone)
Willie Thomas, Bob Clarke, Al Forte, Danny Stiles and Hal Posey (trumpets)
Jimmy Guinn, Roger de Lillo and Willie Dennis (trombones
Al Plank (piano), Major Holley (bass) and Jimmy Campbell (drums)
Jerry Winters (vocal)
The band impressed everyone and its tour was a big success.