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Jim Robinson's New Orleans BandNew Orleans – The Living Legends ... LP
Riverside, 1961. Near Mint- ... $9.99
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(Original pressing. Cover has a small spot of sticker residue & a light stamp.)

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Justin RobinsonAlana's Fantasy – A Tribute To Dwayne Burno ... CD
Criss Cross (Netherlands), 2014. New Copy ... $14.99 18.98
Saxophonist Justin Robinson serves up a tribute to bassist Dwayne Burno – in a set that wasn't originally intended that way, but which turned out to be Burno's last time in the studio! Dwayne passed away from kidney disease after the album was recorded – and hearing his wonderful work ... read more CD

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Spike Robinson with Elaine DelmarIn Town ... CD
Hep, 1987. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print.)

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Claudio RoditiClaudio! ... LP
Uptown, 1985. Sealed ... $14.99
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New Red RodneyTivoli Session (One For Bird/Red Snapper) ... CD
Steeplechase (Denmark), 1988. Used 2 CDs ... $36.99
Two different albums from trumpeter Red Rodney – but both recorded in the same stretch, and packaged here together! First up is One For Bird – and the title's plenty right, as the set's filled with tunes from the Charlie Parker songbook, as well as some of his contemporaries – a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Ernesto Rodrigues/Gerhard Ueble/Jose OliveiraContre Plongee – Six Cuts For String Quartet ... CD
Creative Sources (Portugal), 2003. Used ... $5.99
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Ernesto Rodrigues/Manuel Motta/Gabriel PaiukDorsal ... CD
Creative Sources (Portugal), 2003. Used ... $4.99
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Ernesto Rodrigues/Marco Franco/Jose Oliveira23 Exposures ... CD
Creative Sources (Portugal), 2002. Used ... $6.99
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Ernesto Rodrigues/Toshihiro Koike/Guilherme RodrigSen ... CD
Creative Sources (Portugal), 2006. Used ... $8.99
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Jason RoebkeHigh Red Center ... CD
Delmark, 2014. New Copy ... $11.99 15.99
Maybe the greatest work we've heard so far from Chicago bassist Jason Roebke – a key player on so many sessions for other jazzmen in recent years, but a hell of a visionary leader on his own! Roebke composed all new material for the record – and the set's performed by an octet that's ... read more CD
Also available High Red Center ... CD 7.99

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Jason RoebkeHigh Red Center ... CD
Delmark, 2014. Used ... $7.99
Maybe the greatest work we've heard so far from Chicago bassist Jason Roebke – a key player on so many sessions for other jazzmen in recent years, but a hell of a visionary leader on his own! Roebke composed all new material for the record – and the set's performed by an octet that's ... read more CD
(Punch through barcode.)
Also available High Red Center ... CD 11.99

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Adam RogersTime & The Infinite ... CD
Criss Cross (Holland), 2007. Used ... $7.99
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(Please note that the booklet is included but the traycard artwork is missing.)

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Shorty RogersAfro-Cuban Influence ... CD
RCA, 1958. Used ... $18.99
A wonderful album of Latin grooves from Shorty! The record is one of his best, and features a whopping array of percussionists – including Carlos Vidal, Modesto Duran, and Mike Pacheco all coming into play with Shorty's west coast style of arrangements, tweaked greatly here to pick up an ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Shorty RogersFourth Dimension In Sound ... CD
Warner (Japan), 1962. New Copy ... $9.99
A really unique little chapter in the career of Shorty Rogers – and a near-lost record that's one of his best from the 60s! As you might guess from the title, the set was recorded as a sort of "stereo dynamics" album – post-bachelor pad, but in a mode that was very concerned ... read more CD

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Shorty Rogers & His GiantsRe-Entry ... LP
Atlas (Japan), 1983. Very Good ... $11.99
Early 80's Japanese-only session featuring a reunion of some of Rogers' old bandmates in his legendary Giants ensemble. Rogers heads up the group on flugelhorn, and other players include Bob Cooper, Bill Perkins, Pete Jolly, Bud Shank, and Shelly Manne. The set's got a nice straight ahead sound, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert and obi.)

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Joe RolandJoe Roland ... CD
Bethlehem/Solid (Japan), 1955. New Copy ... $13.99
A sweet little session with great mellow sound – and one of the few records ever cut by vibist Joe Roland! Once upon a time, we might have said Joe Roland a bit too soft for us – but this 1956 Bethlehem session has him playing in the company of a hip group that includes Freddie Redd on ... read more CD

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Joe RolandJoe Roland ... LP
Bethlehem, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $28.99
A sweet little session with great mellow sound – and one of the few records ever cut by vibist Joe Roland! Once upon a time, we might have said Joe Roland a bit too soft for us – but this 1956 Bethlehem session has him playing in the company of a hip group that includes Freddie Redd on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Deep groove original pressing – in nice shape. Cover has one slightly bumped corner and some very light wear, but is still pretty great too.)

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Sonny RollinsKen Burns Jazz ... CD
Verve, Used ... $4.99
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Sonny RollinsNight At The Village Vanguard ... LP
Blue Note, 1957. Very Good+ ... $19.99
One of the greatest Sonny Rollins records ever! The set is a legendary batch of trio tracks that feature Sonny working in a format that is incredibly free for the time, and which show him as more of a modernist than a bopper – although his solos are still pretty darn fantastic from a bop ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(70s pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)
Also available Night At The Village Vanguard (75th Anniversary Edition) ... LP 17.99

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Sonny RollinsNight At The Village Vanguard (75th Anniversary Edition) ... LP
Blue Note, 1957. New Copy (reissue)... $17.99 19.98
One of the greatest Sonny Rollins records ever! The set is a legendary batch of trio tracks that feature Sonny working in a format that is incredibly free for the time, and which show him as more of a modernist than a bopper – although his solos are still pretty darn fantastic from a bop ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Night At The Village Vanguard ... LP 19.99

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Sonny RollinsRoad Shows Vol 1 ... CD
EmArcy/Doxy, 1980s/2000s. Used ... $6.99
A tremendous tribute to the tenor talents of Sonny Rollins – live material from two different decades, all of it illustrating his continuing commitment to creative improvisation in a performance setting! Sonny's one of those guys you've always got to catch when he comes to town – a ... read more CD

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Sonny RollinsRoad Shows Vol 3 ... CD
Okeh, 2000s. New Copy ... $11.99
The continuing exploration of the greatness of Sonny Rollins in a live setting – a format that's really made these Road Shows records more interesting than most of his studio work in recent years! The set features key live performances by Rollins from the past decade or so – all long ... read more CD
Also available Road Shows Vol 3 ... CD 8.99

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Sonny RollinsRoad Shows Vol 3 ... CD
Okeh, 2000s. Used ... $8.99
The continuing exploration of the greatness of Sonny Rollins in a live setting – a format that's really made these Road Shows records more interesting than most of his studio work in recent years! The set features key live performances by Rollins from the past decade or so – all long ... read more CD
Also available Road Shows Vol 3 ... CD 11.99

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Sonny RollinsSaxophone Colossus (20 bit mastering) ... CD
Prestige, 1956. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Quite possibly THE greatest Sonny Rollins album of the early years – or at least the one that has received the most accolades over the years! The record is a brilliant batch of quartet tracks that reinvents bop through Sonny's complicated, yet seemingly automatic solos – an excellent ... read more CD
(BMG music club pressing.)

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Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins (2LP) ... LP
Prestige, Mid 50s. Very Good- 2LP Gatefold ... $3.99
A bit different than the usual Prestige Records two-fer of this type – as the collection brings together tracks from a variety of different sessions by Sonny Rollins – instead of just combining two full LPs! Rollins recorded for Prestige in a variety of formats during the 50s, and this ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has ring & edge wear with some center splits in the top & bottom seams.)

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Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins Brass/Sonny Rollins Trio ... CD
Verve, 1958. Used ... $11.99
Quite an unusual record for Sonny Rollins – but a great one too! At first glance the concept is a strange one – almost a crazy decision to pair modernist tenorist Sonny Rollins with a set of large brassy arrangements – but oddly, the idea works, and works nicely – as ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins Plus 4 ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1956. New Copy (reissue)... $11.99 17.98
A crackling bit of hardbop from Sonny Rollins – and a session that has Sonny playing with the Max Roach/Clifford Brown group that included Bud Powell's brother Richie on piano! Sonny had already made a strong name for himself on albums issued under the Roach/Brown tag at the time, and here ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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New Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins' Next Album ... LP
Milestone, 1972. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
An overlooked gem from Rollins – and a record that has him playing with a bit of an electric feel, in a style that's similar to some of Joe Henderson's early 70s Milestone sessions! Similar to Henderson's albums, George Cables plays a bit of electric piano on the set – grooving nicely ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing. Cover has masking tape on the seams, some wear, a sticker, some stains, and several ink stamps on the front and back.)

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Sonny RollinsWhat's New? ... LP
RCA, 1962. Very Good+ ... $19.99
A very unique album from Sonny Rollins – one that features him blowing tenor over some Latin-based rhythms that have a tight uptempo feel. The core group on the album features Jim Hall on guitar, Bob Cranshaw on bass, and Ben Riley on drums – but they're augmented by larger ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has a split top seam and mostly split bottom seam which are held with some clear tape, an address sticker and a name in pen.)

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Sonny Rollins & Coleman HawkinsSonny Meets Hawk! ... LP
RCA, 1963. Very Good+ ... $44.99
A startling meeting of two generations of tenor sax – recorded during one of Sonny Rollins' best periods on record, but featuring some even more amazing work from Coleman Hawkins! The album's proof that in his later years, Hawkins was a modernist who could match wits with the best players of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label mono pressing. Cover has a ding on the spine.)

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Aldo Romano & Paolo FresuCanzoni ... CD
Enja (Germany), 1992. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
A warm little set from drummer Aldo Romano and trumpeter Paolo Fresu – working here in spare, spacious ways that groove along gently! The group here's a quartet – with piano from Franco D'Andrea and bass from Furio Di Castri – and the session features a fair bit of Italian ... read more CD

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New Antoine RoneyWhirling ... CD
Muse, 1995. Used ... $3.99
A really well-crafted set from saxophonist Antoine Roney – quite possibly our favorite member of his jazzy family, thanks to wonderful work like this! Roney's got a great approach to the tenor here – a style that has some of the searching, searing tones of the post-Coltrane generation ... read more CD
(Out of print, booklet has a cut corner.)

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Al Rose TrioAs You Like It ... LP
Cover, Late 50s. Very Good ... $16.99
An obscure piano trio from Memphis – with Al Rose at the keys, Andy Arellano on bass, and Lee Arellano on drums! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has seam splitting, a small bit of marker, and some pieces of masking tape around the edges.)

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Josh RosemanCherry ... CD
Knitting Factory, 2002. Used ... $3.99
Includes Lester Bowie, John Medeski, and Joey Baron. CD

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Josh Rosen & Stan StricklandInstinct ... CD
Ziggle Zaggle, 2012. Used ... $8.99
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Ted RosenthalWonderland ... CD
Playscape Recordings, 2013. Used ... $9.99
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New Michele RosewomanHarvest ... CD
Enja (Germany), 1993. Used ... $5.99
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Michele RosewomanQuintessence ... CD
Enja, 1987. Used ... $11.99
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(Out of print.)

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Frank RosolinoFree For All (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Specialty/OJC, 1958. Used ... $2.99
Not the all-out chaos you might expect from the title, but a hell of a great 50s session from trombonist Frank Rosolino – produced by a young David Axelrod, and possibly one of Frank's greatest albums of the time! The group's got a bit more bite and a lot more soul than some of Rosolino's ... read more CD

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Frank RosolinoI Play Trombone ... CD
Bethlehem, 1956. New Copy ... $11.99 12.99
One of the best albums ever cut by trombonist Frank Rosolino – an open-ended quartet session that really lets him do his thing! The tracks are long, with plenty of room for solo space, and Frank's working with a really great quartet that includes the legendary Sonny Clark on piano – a ... read more CD

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Ned RothenbergPower Lines ... CD
New World/Counter Currents, 1995. Used ... $11.99
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(Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Jim RotondiLive At Smalls ... CD
Smalls Live, 2009. New Copy ... $9.99 14.99
A fantastic group of well-matched players – one we've heard together often on albums for other labels, but who really find a new sort of energy here in the Smalls Live series! Trumpeter Jim Rotondi's joined here by equal frontmen Eric Alexander on tenor, David Hazeltine on piano and Fender ... read more CD

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Charlie RouseBossa Nova Bacchanal ... CD
Blue Note, 1962. Used ... $16.99
Soulful bossa from Blue Note – and a real lost treasure! Tenor giant Charlie Rouse makes a rare appearance as a leader here – working with a percussion-heavy group that includes Willie Bobo, Potato Valdez, and Garvin Masseaux – and hitting a sax-meets-bossa groove that's simply ... read more CD
(Out of print Connoisseur CD Series pressing. BMG Direct pressing.)
Also available Bossa Nova Bacchanal ... LP 9.99

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Charlie RouseBossa Nova Bacchanal ... LP
Blue Note, 1962. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Soulful bossa from Blue Note – and a real lost treasure! Tenor giant Charlie Rouse makes a rare appearance as a leader here – working with a percussion-heavy group that includes Willie Bobo, Potato Valdez, and Garvin Masseaux – and hitting a sax-meets-bossa groove that's simply ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Bossa Nova Bacchanal ... CD 16.99

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Charlie RouseEpistrophy (32 Jazz) ... CD
Landmark/32 Jazz, 1988. Used ... $5.99
A great little later set from Charlie Rouse – recorded for the Landmark label, and done in a real "back to basics" style! The format is modern, Monkish hardbop – a full set of Thelonious originals, performed lovingly by Rouse, Monk's most important sideman of the 60s. The ... read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout mark.)

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New Charlie RouseHard Cookin' ... LP
Prestige, Late 50s/1964. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $9.99
Early 60s 2-fer that brings together the two albums that Charlie Rouse and Art Taylor cut together for Prestige during the late 50s (one of these was called Taylor's Wailers, but we can't remember the title of the other one.) Both albums feature crackling straight-ahead hardbop, tinged with a deep ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing. Vinyl has a few short clicks on side 3. Cover has wear & seam splitting.)

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Charlie RouseYeah! ... CD
Epic (Japan), 1960. New Copy ... $9.99
Thelonious Monk's legendary tenorist steps out on his own in this fantastic (and rare) hardbop session from the early 60s! The album's quite different than some of the work Charlie Rouse cut with Monk's classic quartet at the time – more in a hardbop mode that takes us back to his late 50s ... read more CD

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Charlie Rouse & Paul QuinichetteChase Is On ... CD
Bethlehem/Solid (Japan), 1957. New Copy ... $13.99
A killer – and one of the greatest records ever cut on Bethlehem! Charlie Rouse and Paul Quinichette go head to head in a hard-blown session that's very different than most of the work on Bethlehem – grooving in a free-wheeling "chase" mode, as you might guess from the title ... read more CD

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Charlie Rouse & Paul QuinichetteChase Is On (70s pressing) ... LP
Bethlehem, 1957. Very Good+ ... $3.99
A killer – and one of the greatest records ever cut on Bethlehem! Charlie Rouse and Paul Quinichette go head to head in a hard-blown session that's very different than most of the work on Bethlehem – grooving in a free-wheeling "chase" mode, as you might guess from the title ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Charlie Rouse & Seldon PowellWe Paid Our Dues ... CD
Epic (Japan), 1961. New Copy ... $13.99
A really great little album – featuring some of the best small combo work by tenorists Charlie Rouse and Seldon Powell! The album is split into two parts – one part featuring work by Rouse with a trio that features Gildo Mahones on piano, Reggie Workman on bass, and Art Taylor on drums. ... read more CD

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Ada RovattiRovatti ... CD
Piloo, 2014. Used ... $6.99
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(Penmark through barcode.)

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Ellen RoweCourage Music ... CD
PKO, 2014. Used ... $6.99
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Keith Rowe/Sachiko M/Toshimaru Nakamura/Otomo YoshErstLive 005 – Keith Rowe/Sachiko M/Toshimaru Nakamura/Otomo Yoshihide (3CD box set) ... CD
Erstwhile, 2005. Used 3CD ... $29.99
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(Out of print.)

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Jimmie RowlesPaws That Refresh ... LP
Choice, 1979. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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Jimmy RowlesJam Face ... CD
Choice (UK), 1978. New Copy ... $9.99 11.99
Jimmy Rowles has always been one hell of a musician, but he really seemed to hit a special stretch in his work during the 70s – a time when he was able to balance his traditional roots with plenty of fresh ideas – all expressed perfectly here in a trio with Buster Williams on bass and ... read more CD

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Gonzalo RubalcabaSuite 4 y 20 ... CD
Blue Note, 1992. Used ... $4.99
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Gonzalo Rubalcaba TrioDiz ... CD
Blue Note (Japan), 1993. New Copy ... $16.99
A wonderful tribute to Dizzy Gillespie – featuring songs penned by Diz, or played by him famously – presented by the fluid fingers of Gonzalo Rubalcaba, who takes Gillespie's inspiration into a whole new realm with his trio! Rubalcaba's got lots of sharp notes on hand – able to ... read more CD
(SHMCD pressing)

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Roswell RuddFlexible Flyer ... LP
Arista, 1974. Very Good+ ... $4.99
A brilliant record – much more straight forward, and straight ahead, than much of Rudd's other work, which is why we like it so much! The album's an ingeniously subtle affair – with Rudd on trombone and French horn, working with a small group that features Sheila Jordan on vocals, Hod ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Roswell RuddInside Job ... LP
Arista/Freedom, 1976. Very Good+ ... $4.99
One of the last great albums that Rudd played on before going into retirement! The group features Rudd on trombone, Enrico Rava on trumpet, Dve Burrell on piano, Stafford James on bass, and Harold White on drums – and the overall feel is similar to some of the best ESP work of the 60s. The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Adam Rudolph & Go Organic OrchestraSonic Mandala ... CD
Meta, 2012. New Copy ... $9.99 15.98
One of the hippest records we've ever heard from percussionist Adam Rudolph, and one of the most spiritual too – an extended set that draws on some really rich global elements, yet brings them all together with the focus of a more ambitious jazz composition! Rudolph uses the Sonica Mandala ... read more CD
Also available Sonic Mandala ... LP 18.99

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Adam Rudolph & Go Organic OrchestraSonic Mandala ... LP
Meta, 2012. New Copy 2 LP Gatefold ... $18.99 26.99
One of the hippest records we've ever heard from percussionist Adam Rudolph, and one of the most spiritual too – an extended set that draws on some really rich global elements, yet brings them all together with the focus of a more ambitious jazz composition! Rudolph uses the Sonica Mandala ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited to 300 copies!)
Also available Sonic Mandala ... CD 9.99

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New Pete RugoloNew Sounds ... LP
Harmony/Columbia, Early 50s. Very Good- ... $4.99
A fantastic album from one of the greatest arrangers of the 50s! Pete Rugolo first came into prominence with Stan Kenton's group of the late 40s/early 50s – and he had a penchant for creating arrangements that dipped heavily into modernism, but never forgot to swing. He went on to do some ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear, a split top seam and spine, and a small split on the bottom seam, with some stains and a name in pen on the back.)

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Pete RugoloPercussion At Work ... LP
Mercury, Late 50s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
A percussion-heavy batch of tracks that has Pete Rugolo starting from a mode explored heavily in the hi-fi years, but taking the genre into much jazzier territory! With the help of a large group of west coast players – including Don Fagerquist, Larry Bunker, Herbie Harper, Frank Rosolini, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label pressing with deep groove. Cover has some light wear.)

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Pete RugoloRugolo Plays Kenton ... CD
Mercury/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1958. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A great album that has arranger Pete Rugolo working with some of the bigger tunes from the Stan Kenton band – all in a tribute to the time when Pete was Stan's number one arranger, and a key force behind the success of the group! The groove is a mixture of west coast cool and sharper modern ... read more CD

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Pete Rugolo & His All StarsOut On A Limb ... LP
EmArcy, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $9.99
Lots of musicians were included in Rugolo's All Star line up and they included such familiar names as Shelley Manne on drums, Russ Freeman on piano, Larry Bunker on vibes, Barney Kessel on guitar plus a bunch of others like Bud Shank, Maynard Ferguson and Pete Condoli. Most of the tracks on this ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label drummer logo pressing with a deep groove. Cover has discoloration from aging, some light wear, and splitting on the top and bottom seams.)

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Pete Rugolo & His OrchestraAdventure In Sound - Reeds In Hi Fi ... LP
Mercury, Late 50s. Very Good ... $2.99
One of Pete Rugolo's greatest albums – and some of his most groundbreaking work away from Stan Kenton! The album features Rugolo arranging for a tight group of west coast reed players – including Bud Shank, Dave Pell, and Bob Cooper – and the tracks are angular, complicated, and ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Side 2 has a mark that clicks a bit on track one. Cover has some aging, a small split on the bottom seam, a spot of sticker residue on the back, and a drill hole through the center that also goes through the label.)

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Hilton Ruiz EnsembleSomething Grand ... LP
Novus, 1987. Near Mint- ... $2.99
A nice record from Ruiz and one that really combines jazz elements with a Latin sound. Ruiz composed and arranged the songs on the record and plays piano as well. His ensemble consists of such players as Lew Soloff on trumpet, Steve Turre on trombone & seashells, Sam Rivers on flute and tenor ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Venezuelan pressing on RCA. Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Jorge Lopez RuizCuarteto ... CD
Acoua (Argentina), 2011. New Copy ... $13.99
Beautiful recent work from this legendary Argentine bassist – heard here in the company of a quartet of young players who really know how to follow his lead! Half the tracks are originals, and half are jazz standards – but all are given a very fresh spin by the bass of Lopez – ... read more CD

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Howard RumseyHoward Rumsey's Lighthouse All Stars Vol 6 ... LP
Contemporary, 1955. Very Good- ... $14.99
Another standout set from Howard Rumsey's Lighthouse All Stars – the kind of group who should have been a gimmicky way to promote his nightclub, but who actually managed to cut some of the best LA records of the time! The lineup here features Rumsey on bass, Bud Shank on alto, Bob Cooper on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label Contemporary/Lighthouse pressing with deep groove. Cover has some wear, a very small center split on the spine, and a couple of light stains on the back.)

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Howard Rumsey's Light House All-StarsSunday Jazz A La Lighthouse Vol 1 ... LP
Contemporary, 1953. Very Good ... $19.99
One of the earliest sets issued under the name of the Lighthouse All-Stars – that hip assemblage of west coast players headed by bassist Howard Rumsey – hardly a household name on his own, but well-remembered for all the great work done at this famous club! The lineup is a who's who of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing.)

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Olaf Rupp/Joe Williamson/Tony BuckWeird Weapons 2 ... CD
Creative Sources (Portugal), 2011. Used ... $6.99
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Mario RuscaJoyette ... LP
Dire (Italy), Mid 70s. Near Mint- ... $19.99
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Mario RuscaReaction ... CD
Dynia World/Sonorama (Germany), 1974. New Copy ... $8.99
One of the greatest records we've ever heard from pianist Mario Rusca – a really open, fluid sort of set – and one that features electric bass in the trio, which really gives things a different sort of vibe! Mario plays acoustic piano throughout, but the use of electric bass (played by ... read more CD
Also available Reaction ... LP 16.99

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Mario RuscaReaction ... LP
Dynia World/Sonorama (Germany), 1974. New Copy ... $16.99
One of the greatest records we've ever heard from pianist Mario Rusca – a really open, fluid sort of set – and one that features electric bass in the trio, which really gives things a different sort of vibe! Mario plays acoustic piano throughout, but the use of electric bass (played by ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Reaction ... CD 8.99

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Patrice RushenBefore The Dawn ... LP
Prestige, 1975. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
Patrice Rushen's second album – and a very sweet batch of keyboard funk! The record has Patrice working in a groove that's almost like that of Herbie Hancock at the time – using lots of electric piano, clavinet, and synth to craft some mighty fine jazz funk grooves. The group's a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Patrice RushenPrelusion ... LP
Prestige, 1974. New Copy (reissue)... $9.99
A great set from Patrice Rushen – very different than her later R&B work from the 80s! The record's her first, and at the time, Patrice was much more of a jazz artist – working here with a cool west coast set of players (Joe Henderson on tenor, Hadley Caliman on alto and soprano, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Patrice RushenShout It Out ... LP
Prestige, 1977. Very Good ... $4.99
A pivotal record for Patrice Rushen – a set that has her really tightening things up from her previous Prestige albums – heading much more towards the focused soul-drenched grooves of her Elektra Records years! The set's a stunner – still very much with the hip, west coast funky ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has moderate wear, a split top seam, and a partially split bottom seam.)
Also available Shout It Out (with bonus track) ... CD 11.99

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Patrice RushenShout It Out (with bonus track) ... CD
Prestige/Soul Brother (UK), 1976. New Copy ... $11.99
A pivotal record for Patrice Rushen – a set that has her really tightening up the groove from previous albums on Prestige – heading much more towards the focused soul-drenched grooves of her Elektra Records years! The set's a stunner – still very much with the hip, west coast ... read more CD
Also available Shout It Out ... LP 4.99

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New Eddie Russ/IncognitoZaius (2 versions) (10" single) ... 12-inch
Expansion (UK), 1976/2008. New Copy ... $7.99
A great jazz dance classic – served up here in two different versions! Eddie Russ takes off with the original "Zaius" on side one – a masterful blend of keyboard lines and conga grooves – all done with spacey style of funk! Incognito take over on the flip – with ... read more 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Plays at 45rpm – even though the label says 33rpm.)

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Gene RussellTakin Care Of Business ... LP
Dot, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
Long before he became the empresario behind the legendary Black Jazz label in the 70s, Gene cut this album of mellow soul jazz piano tracks, live at Memory Lane Supper Club in LA. The set's not as hard-hitting or funky as some of his 70s work – and has a feel that's more typical of 60s ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch and some wear.)

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George RussellEzz-Thetics (Riverside) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1961. Used ... $5.99
Angular modernism from George Russell – a record that's still strongly preoccupied with his interest in modes and tones, but which also manages to swing nicely as well! The group here is a sextet – with Eric Dolphy making a great appearance on alto and bass clarinet – alongside ... read more CD

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George RussellJazz Workshop ... CD
RCA/Koch, 1956. Used ... $16.99
A nice little set from Russell – not as arch-modern as some of his later work, with strong playing in kind of that east coast chamber jazz mode that you'd find in some of the other RCA sides of the time. Players include Art Farmer, Hal McKusick, Bill Evans, Barry Galbraith, and Joe Harris ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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George RussellNew York New York & Jazz In The Space Age ... LP
Decca/MCA, Late 50s. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $9.99
A 70s issue of 2 seminal sides from George Russell, originally recorded in the 50s. The first, New York New York is a wonderful album from George Russell – and a refreshing change from his overly-academic modernist work! The session's an unusual one – a musical portrait of New York ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Hal Russell NRG Ensemble with Charles TylerGeneration (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Nessa, 1982. New Copy ... $14.99 16.99
Mad music from the legendary NRG Ensemble – a key early force in Chicago's avant jazz scene in the 80s, teamed here with the mighty reedman Charles Tyler! The group itself is already heavy on dynamic reeds – with leader Hal Russell on tenor and Chuck Burdelik on tenor, alto, and ... read more CD

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Pee Wee RussellClarinet Strut ... CD
Drive Archive, Late 30s/Early 40s. Used ... $3.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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Pee Wee RussellIndividualism Of Pee Wee Russell ... CD
Savoy, 1952. Used ... $9.99
With Ruby Braff & Red ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Pee Wee RussellJazz Original ... CD
Commodore/GRP, Late 30s/Early 40s. Used ... $7.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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Pee Wee RussellPortrait Of Pee Wee ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1958. Used ... $5.99
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Pee Wee RussellWeary Blues (4CD set) ... CD
Membran (Germany), 1930s/Early 40s/Early 60s. Used 4CD ... $11.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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Pee Wee Russell & Coleman HawkinsJazz Reunion ... CD
Candid (UK), 1961. Used ... $8.99
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New Pee Wee Russell/Newport All StarsDedication Series Volume 15 – Salute To Newport – Featuring Pee Wee Russell ... LP
Impulse, 1959/1962. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $1.99
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Ray RussellSecret Asylum ... CD
Reel Recordings (Canada), 1973. Used ... $9.99
Great work from the key years of British guitarist Ray Russell – a previously-unissued tape, but one that stands right up there with his best albums of the time! The style here is quite free at times – Russell's guitar working in a quintet with Harry Beckett on trumpet and flugelhorn, ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Russian Jazz QuartetHappiness ... LP
Impulse, 1964. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $24.99
The one and only album recorded by the Russian Jazz Quartet – a one-off group that featured saxophonist Boris Midney and bassist Igor Berukshtis, both of whom defected from the Soviet Union – plus Roger Kellaway on piano and Grady Tate on drums. (Guess they couldn't call this the " ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Paul Rutherford/Philipp Wachsmann/Barry GuyIskra 1903 – South On The Northern 1988/1989 ... CD
Emanem (UK), 1988/1989. New Copy 2CD ... $14.99
Two previously-unissued performance from this seminal trio of British improvisers – Paul Rutherford on trombone, Barry Guy on bass, and Philipp Wachsmann on violin – working here on sessions that also feature a bit of electronics from both Guy and Wachsmann as well! All material is ... read more CD

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New Amanda RuzzaGlasses, No Glasses ... CD
Pimenta, 2014. Used ... $8.99
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Bobby RyderKeeping It Alive – At The Jazz Corner ... CD
Sweet Jazz, 2006. Used ... $4.99
CD
(Out of print.)

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Jorgen RygJorgen Ryg Jazz Quartet ... LP
Mercury, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $5.99
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(Cover has a split top seam & some light wear.)

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Aaron SachsAaron Sachs Quintette ... CD
Bethlehem/Solid (Japan), 1954. New Copy ... $13.99
Aaron Sachs is best known as a clarinet player, but he also serves up some mighty mean tenor sax on this rare date for Bethlehem – work on the horn that really makes the record a standout! Sachs plays tenor on about half the tracks, and uses the instrument in these cool clipped phrases that ... read more CD

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SADO (Societa Anonima Decostruzionismi Organici)Holzwege (LP style sleeve) ... CD
BTF (Italy), 2007. Used Gatefold ... $6.99
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Eddie Safranski/Elliot LawrenceJust A Minute! EP ... 7-inch
Repertory, Early/Mid 50s. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $7.99
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