All Categories — All Formats




Items/page
CDs (96) new/usedLPs (15) new/usedAll (111)* Search:

OJC (label)

 

Sort by
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley Sextet In New York ... CD
Riverside/Concord/OJC, 1962. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Rock-solid live material from the classic Cannonball Adderley Sextet – a combo who could usually groove even better on a concert date then they could in the studio! The album's one of a number of key live sides from Cannon in the 60s – and although it pre-dates his work on Capitol, it's ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Cannonball Adderley Sextet In New York (Keepnews collection) ... CD 4.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Cannonball AdderleyKnow What I Mean? (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1961. Used .... $3.99
Beautiful early work from Cannonball Adderley – and a record that's quite different than most of his better known sets from the time! The album's more spare and stripped-down than usual – with Cannon's alto in a quartet alongside Bill Evans on piano, Percy Heath on bass, and Connie Kay ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Nat AdderleyNaturally! ... CD
Jazzland/OJC, 1961. New Copy .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A strong showcase for young Nat Adderley's talents on cornet – and an album that's got a different feel that his work with his more famous brother's combo at the same time! The style here is simple – Nat blowing with 2 different quartets – one with Joe Zawinul on piano, Sam Jones ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Nat AdderleyNaturally! ... CD
Jazzland/OJC, 1961. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A strong showcase for young Nat Adderley's talents on cornet – and an album that's got a different feel that his work with his more famous brother's combo at the same time! The style here is simple – Nat blowing with 2 different quartets – one with Joe Zawinul on piano, Sam Jones ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Mose AllisonAutumn Song ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1959. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Mose Allison's last album for Prestige Records – before moving onto even bigger fame at Columbia and Atlantic during the 60s! Unlike Allison's later sets, this one is mostly instrumental – but there are a few sweet vocal tracks that bring out the hip, rootsy lyrical modes that would ... (Vocalists) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mose AllisonDown Home Piano ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1958. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
An all-instrumental set from Mose Allison – one that drops out his familiar jazz vocals, and really brings a nice focus to his energy on the keys of the piano! Given that Mose really got his start as a sideman in other combos during the 50s, the selection's no surprise – and if you've ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Chet BakerPlays The Best Of Lerner & Loewe ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1959. Used .... $5.99
(Jazz) CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Art BlakeyCaravan ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1962. Used .... $5.99
A killer set from Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – not a Blue Note album, but probably one of their best from the time that isn't! The group at this point are a sextet – a lineup that changed the way that Blakey grooved, with Freddie Hubbard on trumpet, Wayne Shorter on tenor, ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Dave BrubeckPlays & Plays & Plays (with bonus track) ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1957. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Dave Brubeck plays and plays and plays – but not in the repetitive way you'd guess from the title, given that this solo album is easily one of his most inventive from the Fantasy years! Solo styles aren't usually what we'd expect from Brubeck at this point, but Dave handles them very well ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CRC pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Jaki ByardOn The Spot! ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1967. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
One of the great ones! No kidding, Jaki Byard was an amazing talent in the 60s – and records like this one are rare treasures to be sought-after by any serious jazz fan. Byard had an incredible range of talents and influences – and, like his frequent bandmate Roland Kirk, he could ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Buck Clayton & Buddy TateBuck & Buddy ... CD
Swingville/OJC, 1960. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
Beautiful blowing from Buck Clayton and Buddy Tate – captured here in the relaxed, easy-going setting of the Swingville label! The album's got a lot more charm than some of Clayton's sides for Columbia – a bit more mellow, with the kind of after hours feel that lets players like these ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Arnett CobbSmooth Sailing ... CD
Prestige/OJC, Early 60s. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
One of the few Cobb sides for Prestige to feature an organist, in this case the obscure player Austin Mitchell. The record's got a pretty deep gutbuckety groove, thanks to trombonist Buster Cooper, the other main soloist on the album. Cobb's rich Texas tenor is firmly in place – and titles ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Buddy ColletteJazz Loves Paris (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Specialty/OJC, 1958. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
A hip little album from Buddy Collette – one that's ostensibly based around the then-popular idea of a set of Paris-inspired tunes – but which comes off with a sound that's a lot deeper than you might expect! David Axelrod produced the set – it was one of his early projects for ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Buddy ColletteMan Of Many Parts ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1956. New Copy .... $4.99 11.98
Buddy Collette's definitely a man of many parts here – and many talents too, considering the reedwork on the set! Buddy plays alto, tenor, clarinet, and flute – using the horns with wonderful invention that really showcases his unique style of the time – that mix of modern and ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New John ColtraneBahia ... CD
Prestige/OJC, Late 50s. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Very much in the mode of some of Trane's excellent work for Savoy with Wilbur Harden – with some slight exotic touches, and long drawn-out tracks that show the beginning of Coltrane's modal grooves that would emerge more in the early 60s. No surprise, Harden's on a few of the tracks – ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New John ColtraneBlack Pearls ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1958. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A beautiful name for a beautiful record – a classic set of hardbop material from John Coltrane's early years as a leader – and a session that has him working with Donald Byrd on trumpet, Red Garland on piano, Paul Chambers on bass, and Art Taylor on drums! The album's got a beautifully ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New John ColtraneDakar ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1963. Used .... $3.99
Darkly brooding work from John Coltrane's early years as a leader on Prestige – a very unique little record that features twin baritone sax support from Pepper Adams and Cecil Payne! Both players are wonderfully hip here – more than enough to match Trane's unique musical vision for the ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. CRC pressing.)
Also available Dakar ... LP 15.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
John ColtraneDakar ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1963. New Copy (reissue).... $15.99 17.98
Darkly brooding work from John Coltrane's early years as a leader on Prestige – a very unique little record that features twin baritone sax support from Pepper Adams and Cecil Payne! Both players are wonderfully hip here – more than enough to match Trane's unique musical vision for the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Dakar ... CD 3.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
John ColtraneSoultrane ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1958. Used .... $2.99
A bold early statement from a young John Coltrane – and an album that really has him expanding his talents as a tenor soloist! Coltrane's working here in open-ended quartet format – with backing from the Red Garland trio that includes Paul Chambers and Art Taylor – on a set of ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available
Soultrane ... LP 9.99
Soultrane (50th Anniversary Commemorative edition) ... CD 9.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
John ColtraneSoultrane ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1958. New Copy (reissue).... $9.99 12.98
A bold early statement from a young John Coltrane – and an album that really has him expanding his talents as a tenor soloist! Coltrane's working here in open-ended quartet format – with backing from the Red Garland trio that includes Paul Chambers and Art Taylor – on a set of ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available
Soultrane ... CD 2.99
Soultrane (50th Anniversary Commemorative edition) ... CD 9.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
John Coltrane & Hank MobleyTenor Conclave ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1956. Used .... $6.99
Tenors can't get any more conclaved than this – as the record brings together 4 players on the instrument in a great match from 2 of the best sides of 50s jazz! John Coltrane and Hank Mobley represent the more open, soulful side of the spectrum – and Al Cohn and Zoot Sims the tighter, ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Junior CookJunior's Cookin' ... CD
Jazzland/OJC, 1961. New Copy .... Just Sold Out!
Junior's definitely cooking on this session – working with trumpeter Blue Mitchell at a time when both players were members of the Horace Silver Quintet – but in a groove that's somewhat different than the Silver sound overall! Junior Cook's tenor really is tremendous on the record ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Sonny CrissBeat Goes On ... CD
OJC, 1965. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
A fantastic album from Sonny Criss! The record is one of his excellent late 60s "comeback" sides for Prestige – and it features incredibly solid, confident, and hard alto solos, blown with a tremendous amount of imagination. Bob Cranshaw and Alan Dawson provide excellent rhythm ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Sonny CrissThis Is Criss! (with bonus track) ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1966. New Copy .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A beautiful comeback LP recorded by LA alto genius Sonny Criss in the mid 60s – his first American session after a few years in France, and a few years off the scene back home! Sonny's time away had profound effects on his playing – and on this album, he returns transformed from the ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a cutout notch.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Paulinho Da CostaAgora ... CD
OJC, 1977. New Copy .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A tasty session of west coast Brazilian grooves – cut by the great percussionist Paulinho Da Costa, with a group that includes Claudio Slon, Larry Williams, and Lee Ritenour. The record's got a very nice breezy feel – with a sound that's similar to some of the Fantasy Brazilian LPs of ... (Brazil) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eddie Lockjaw DavisAfro-Jaws ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1961. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
A soul jazz Latin classic – one that matches the searing tenor work of Eddie Lockjaw Davis with the hard-hitting conga of a young Ray Barretto! The core group of the set is a soul jazz one – with Lockjaw blowing over rhythm by Lloyd Mayers on piano, Larry Gales on bass, and Ben Riley ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eddie Lockjaw DavisJaws In Orbit ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1959. New Copy .... $4.99 11.98
Eddie Lockjaw Davis swings way out here – working in that cool cooking mode from the 50s, with organist Shirley Scott a very important partner on the date! The group's got a larger sound than usual – thanks to the addition of trombonist Steve Pullman – a player we don't know much ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Eddie Lockjaw Davis Big BandTrane Whistle ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1960. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Don't pass this one up! Although lots of other albums by Eddie Lockjaw Davis are laidback quartet and quintet sessions, done in a soul jazz organ/tenor mode – this session features Eddie working with stunning bigger band backings, in a searingly soulful sound that's simply incredible! The ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Miles DavisBags Groove ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1954. Used .... $3.99
Classic Miles Davis from that pivotal year of 1954 – featuring work from 2 different sessions, both of them great! The title track on the album is a key reading of "Bag's Groove", presented here in two versions, both recorded by a quintet that includes Milt "Bags" Jackson ... (Jazz) read more CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)
Also available Bags Groove ... LP 89.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Miles DavisBluing – Miles Davis Plays The Blues ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1950s. Used .... $3.99
(Jazz) CD
(BMG club pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Miles DavisDig ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1951. New Copy (reissue).... $14.99 15.98
A key early appearance on record by Sonny Rollins – recorded here with Miles Davis and Jackie McLean in the landmark Dig session! The album's the stuff that 50s bop dreams are made of – a session that has up-and-coming modernists working in the new freedom of the long playing record, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Miles DavisDig (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1951. New Copy .... Just Sold Out!
A key early appearance on record by Sonny Rollins – recorded here with Miles Davis and Jackie McLean in the landmark Dig session! The album's the stuff that 50s bop dreams are made of – a session that has up-and-coming modernists working in the new freedom of the long playing record, ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout notch.)
Also available Dig ... LP 14.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Miles DavisMusings Of Miles ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1955. New Copy .... $4.99 11.98
A beautiful little record by Miles Davis – oft overlooked next to some of the better-titled Prestige sessions of the 50s, but a great one nonetheless! The session features Miles working with trio backing from Red Garland on piano, Oscar Pettford on bass, and Philly Joe Jones on drums – ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Small cutout hole through case.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Miles DavisRelaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1956. New Copy (reissue).... $12.99 15.98
One of the classic early Miles Davis & John Coltrane sessions for Prestige – a well-crafted quintet album that shows Miles finding a stronger voice than ever, and Coltrane beginning to emerge as a key force on his own! Backing is subtle and soulful – handled by the trio of Red ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Miles DavisWorkin' With The Miles Davis Quintet ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1956. New Copy (reissue).... $15.99 17.98
One of the four essential quintet sides Miles Davis cut for Prestige in the mid 50s – all modern jazz classics by anyone's measure, along with Steamin', Relaxin' and Cookin'. These quintet sides established Davis and John Coltrane as a significant force to be reckoned with, and helped set ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eric DolphyEric Dolphy At The Five Spot Vol 1 ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1961. New Copy (reissue).... $15.99 17.99
Searing live work from Eric Dolphy – part of a series of recordings that set a whole new standard for live jazz recording! The record features Dolphy going even farther out than on his studio sides from the time – as the record features very long tracks performed by a crack group that ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Eric DolphyEric Dolphy In Europe Volume 2 ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1961. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Classic set of European recordings – made by Dolphy in 1961, before the fateful 1964 European tour that would later claim his life. The group features Swedish piano giant Bent Axen, plus a rhythm section that includes Erik Moseholm on bass and Jorn Elniff on drums. Like most Dolphy ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eric DolphyOutward Bound ... CD
New Jazz/OJC, 1960. Used .... Just Sold Out!
Eric Dolphy's first album ever as a leader – recorded almost immediately after his arrival on the New York scene! The sound here is already bolder and stronger than the Dolphy experiments on the west coast – sharp-edged and freely exploratory, in a way that pushes the playful lyricism ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Eric Dolphy with Booker LittleFar Cry (plus bonus track) ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1960. Used .... Just Sold Out!
Eric Dolphy's first meeting in the studio with trumpeter Booker Little – a brilliant batch of modernism that's easily one of the hippest records Little ever worked on! The Dolphy heard here is Eric at his most inventive – sharp-edged and angular one minute, then spiritually lyrical the ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Kenny Drew TrioKenny Drew Trio (Riverside) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1956. New Copy .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Light and tippling magic from pianist Kenny Drew – working here in trio formation with Philly Joe Jones on drums and Paul Chambers on bass, and getting a nice degree of freedom in this early Riverside session! There's a "newness" here that continues the inroads Kenny made on his ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington & His Orchestra Featuring Paul Gonsalves ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1962. Used .... $5.99
A very cool date from Duke Ellington – one that's based strongly around the talents of tenorist Paul Gonsalves – always a key member of the Ellington ensemble, and quite a leader on his own in the 60s! The lineup is a familiar version of the Ellington orchestra – but the setting's ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Duke EllingtonEllington Suites (with bonus track) ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1959/1971/1972. New Copy .... $10.99 11.98
Three slices of rare work by Duke Ellington – all recorded previously as semi-private recordings, and issued here in a short-lived 70s set! As you'd guess by the title, the tracks are all in "suite" form – that broader compositional style that dominated Ellington's later work ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Ellington Suites (with bonus track) ... CD 7.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Duke EllingtonEllington Suites (with bonus track) ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1959/1971/1972. Used .... $7.99
Three slices of rare work by Duke Ellington – all recorded previously as semi-private recordings, and issued here in a short-lived 70s set! As you'd guess by the title, the tracks are all in "suite" form – that broader compositional style that dominated Ellington's later work ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Tray card has a cutout hole.)
Also available Ellington Suites (with bonus track) ... CD 10.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Bill EvansEverybody Digs Bill Evans (with bonus track) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1958. Used .... $5.99
Everybody Digs Bill Evans – or at least it certainly seems that way from the cover endorsements by Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, and Ahmad Jamal – but the real proof is in the record, and the set is a great one from Bill's classic years on Riverside! Evans is at the peak of his ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Bill EvansMoonbeams (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1962. Used .... Out Of Stock
A very hip set from Bill Evans' second trio – the legendary lineup that featured Chuck Israels on bass and Paul Motian on drums! Both players bring Evans' sound to an even greater level of spaciousness – allowing for lyrical interplay that's completely amazing, and even furthers the ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Original Jazz Classics Remasters series.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Bill EvansPortrait In Jazz ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1959. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A classic set to feature the Bill Evans Trio with the great Scott Lafaro on bass and Paul Motian on drums! Listening to the set we're reminded of what always brings us back to Evans' playing – a quality that's often described as moody, but which is really is quite spry and lively throughout ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Bill EvansSunday At The Village Vanguard ... LP
Riverside/OJC, 1961. Near Mint- (reissue).... Just Sold Out!
One of Bill Evans' landmark sessions with the young bassist Scott LaFaro – a player who made key contributions on every record he touched, then left this earth far too soon in his career! The live session's a perfect demonstration of the way that the Evans trio format not only re-worked the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Bill EvansWaltz For Debby (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1961. Used .... $3.99
An incredible album from Bill Evans – and maybe THE record you need in your collection if you're trying to understand his contribution to jazz! The album's one of Evan's first sides from the Village Vanguard – and features the legendary trio that included Scott LaFaro on bass and Paul ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Art FarmerOn The Road ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1976. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
One of Farmer's best sessions of the 70s – recorded in a mode that's a bit freer than usual, with a group that includes Hampton Hawes, Ray Brown, and either Steve Ellington or Shelly Manne on drums. Art Pepper sits in on 4 of the album's 6 tracks – and it's his tone and edgieness that ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Victor FeldmanArrival Of Victor Feldman ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1958. Used .... Out Of Stock
The title and cover image are a bit misleading – as Victor had already been in the US for about 4 years by the time of this set – but as far as west coast jazz was concerned, he'd definitely "arrived" through a series of great contributions to classic albums! The outing's a ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jimmy ForrestMost Much! ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1961. New Copy .... $5.99 11.98
Gutsy tenor work from Jimmy Forrest – a player who was poised to rival Sonny Stitt and Gene Ammons at the start of the 60s, and who could have easily done so, given the strength of his work for Prestige! The record's one of a few that the St Louis player got to cut for the label – and ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Red GarlandRed Alone ... CD
Prestige/OJC, Early 60s. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Pretty unusual work for the time – an album of solo piano tracks, played by Red, in an unfettered format that was rare enough for pianists, but even more so for those in the soul jazz end of the spectrum like Red. The tunes are almost all standards – done by Red in an impeccable manner ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Dizzy GillespieBig 4 (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1974. New Copy .... $10.99 11.98
Dizzy's Big 4 here are a quartet of players that includes Ray Brown on bass, Joe Pass on guitar, and Mickey Roker on drums – all of whom work with Dizzy in a lightly skipping groove that's a nice contrast to some of his other 70s work! The style certainly has some of the spacious qualities ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Gigi GryceHapnin's ... CD
New Jazz/OJC, 1960. Used .... Out Of Stock
A wonderful session from Gigi Gryce – quite obscure, and one that has him playing in a stripped down, open-ended soul jazz mode that's quite different from some of his more tightly-arranged records! The album features a quintet that includes the great Richard Williams on trumpet – a ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Coleman HawkinsHawk Flies High ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1957. New Copy .... $5.99
A key album in the reintroduction of Coleman Hawkins in the late 50s – recorded in a style that still bears a lot of traces of earlier years, but at a time when Hawk was being claimed as a key influence by a variety of younger modernists! The set's got a sense of freedom that's really ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a cutout notch.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Roy Haynes/Phineas Newborn/Paul ChambersWe Three ... LP
1958. New Copy (reissue).... Around May 13, 2014
A key outing from drummer Roy Haynes – a classic trio session that has a lot more energy than the usual set from the time – thanks to equal participation from Paul Chambers on bass and Phineas Newborn on piano! The unified approach hinted at in the title certainly comes through in the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Joe HendersonMultiple ... CD
Milestone/OJC, 1973. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Fantastic electric work from the great Joe Henderson – one of his most free-wheeling sets for Milestone, and one of his best as well! The album's got a much more open, fluid groove than some of Joe's earlier electric sets – one that has Henderson working through longer tunes that ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Elmo Hope with Frank FosterHope Meets Foster ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1955. Used .... Out Of Stock
One of the most hard-edged albums ever cut by pianist Elmo Hope – and a smoking date that features lots of great tenor from Frank Foster – who'd recorded previously with Hope on Blue Note! Foster's at his deep, soulful early best here – not as much of the familiar Basie-driven ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Milt JacksonBig Bags – Milt Jackson Orchestra ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1962. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
A sweet larger group session from vibist Milt Jackson – proof that he was really trying to stretch his wings, and get into new things during the 60s! The set's got Milt working with some great help from Tadd Dameron and Ernie Wilkins on larger group arrangements – nicely swinging ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New John Jenkins, Clifford Jordan, & Bobby TimmonsJenkins, Jordan, & Timmons ... CD
Prestige/New Jazz/OJC, 1957. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
About as hip as you can get for a hardbop session – a real cooker from the left end of the spectrum, filled with great work from all three players in the title! The pairing of Clifford Jordan's tenor and John Jenkins' alto is especially nice – as Jordan seems to bring out a bit of a ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. Tray card has a cutout notch.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Steve LacySoprano Sax ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1957. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A stone classic from Steve Lacy – a record that was nearly as important to the soprano sax in jazz as it was to Lacy in his career! In one record, Lacy almost single-handedly takes the soprano sax into the modern age – working before Coltrane and others to push the instrument from its ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Booklet has some light rippling.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Yusef LateefEastern Sounds ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1961. New Copy (reissue).... Out Of Stock
The title says it all – as Yusef Lateef works here in that wonderful mixture of hardbop, soul jazz, and Eastern stylings that he brought to all of his best early sessions as a leader! Lateef himself is playing tenor, flute, and oboe – which he uses to craft these eerie snakecharmer ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Rod Levitt OrchestraDynamic Sound Patterns Of The Rod Levitt Orchestra ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1964. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
"Dynamic" is right – as Rod's one of the hippest large group arrangers of his time! The album's a really wonderful record that features Rod leading an octet with a distinctly modern touch – almost building off the styles of Kenton groups of the 50s, but with more of the ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Mangione Brothers SextetJazz Brothers ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1960. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
Think what you want about Chuck and his 70s hits, this version of the Mangione Brothers is a cooker! Chuck is on trumpet, Gap is on piano, and the rest of the group features Larry Combs on alto, Sal Nistico on tenor, Bill Saunders on bass, and Roy McCurdy on drums – all grooving in a nice ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Jazz Brothers ... LP 1.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Shelly Manne & His MenShelly Manne & His Men At The Blackhawk Vol 1 ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1960. Used .... $8.99
Classic hardbop from the west coast – a set of live recordings done at the Black Hawk jazz club in San Francisco at the end of the 50s, featuring Shelly Manne at the head of a group that includes the great Joe Gordon on trumpet! Tracks are longer, livelier, and have a lot more solo room and ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Jackie McLean4, 5 & 6 ... LP
1956. New Copy (reissue).... Around May 6, 2014
An unusual title, but one that refers to Jackie McLean in quartet, quintet, and sextet formation – a growing lineup that develops along the course of the record, as new players are added into the mix with a casual, almost blowing session approach! The set begins with Jackie's alto set out in ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Jackie McLean4, 5 & 6 ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1956. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An unusual title, but one that refers to Jackie McLean in quartet, quintet, and sextet formation – a growing lineup that develops along the course of the record, as new players are added into the mix with a casual, almost blowing session approach! The set begins with Jackie's alto set out in ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Charles McPhersonHorizons ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1968. Used .... Out Of Stock
A wonderfully warm, deeply creative session from Charles McPherson – a set that moves way past his boppish roots, into a new zone of lyricism and imagination! Cedar Walton's on piano, and he adds some extremely important touches to the record – those lyrical, almost modal lines that ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Charles MingusTown Hall Concert (Jazz Workshop) ... CD
OJC, 1962. Used .... Out Of Stock
A great later example of the genius of Mingus with Eric Dolphy – a performance done shortly before Dolphy left on his tragic last visit to Europe in 1964, and which features both him and Mingus at their freest together! Don't mistake the album for the similarly-titled Town Hall album on ... (Jazz) read more CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Blue MitchellBlue Soul ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1959. New Copy .... $5.99
A strong early winner from Blue – recorded with an all-star group that includes Curtis Fuller, Jimmy Heath, Wynton Kelly, Sam Jones, and Philly Joe Jones. Mitchell's not necessarily the leader – Benny Golson and Jimmy Heath handled the arrangements – but the group overall is ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious MonkBrilliant Corners ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1956. Used .... $3.99
A brilliant title for this brilliant album from Thelonious Monk – a set that really has him coming back strongly in the second half of the 50s – with a new talent for arrangements that really goes past his previous work! Monk's piano and compositions are every bit as great as before ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Thelonious MonkBrilliant Corners ... LP
Riverside/OJC, 1956. New Copy (reissue).... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A brilliant title for this brilliant album from Thelonious Monk – a set that really has him coming back strongly in the second half of the 50s – with a new talent for arrangements that really goes past his previous work! Monk's piano and compositions are every bit as great as before ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Brilliant Corners ... CD 3.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Thelonious MonkMisterioso (Riverside) ... LP
Riverside/OJC, 1958. New Copy (reissue).... $15.99 17.98
A key classic from Thelonious Monk's years at Riverside – and an album that's as compelling as its haunting title! The session features Thelonious working with a great quartet that includes Johnny Griffin on tenor, playing these wonderfully angular lines; Ahmed Abdul-Malik on bass, working ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Thelonious MonkMonk's Music (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1957. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A landmark in jazz – easily one of Thelonious Monk's greatest albums ever, and a magical crossroads of talents that brings together a variety of jazz traditions! The work is performed by an ambitious Monk septet that includes both Coleman Hawkins and John Coltrane on tenor – and if you' ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious MonkThelonious In Action (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1958. Used .... $5.99
A classic cooker from Thelonious Monk – recorded during his legendary run at the Five Spot in the late 50s, and featuring some especially great work on tenor from a young Johnny Griffin! Griffin's filling a role here that would be cemented a bit more firmly in the 60s by Charlie Rouse – ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1953/1954. New Copy (reissue).... $12.99 15.98
A full length set that compiles earlier sessions cut under either the name of Thelonious Monk or Sonny Rollins – most of them together in the same group! At the time of recording, Monk was an established figure on the bop scene, but Rollins was still a fresh voiced up-and-comer – yet ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious MonkThelonious Monk Quintet ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1953/1954. Used .... $2.99
A full length LP that brings together 2 earlier sessions by Thelonious Monk! The main part of the album is a legendary Monk quintet recording, done at a time when Thelonious was mostly pretty trio-heavy in the studio – and a set that features some great tenor by Frank Foster, alongside ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious MonkUnique Thelonious Monk ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1956. Used .... $5.99
The session's billed as "very personal treatments of great standards" – and it's a great twist on familiar material, all given the Thelonius touch! There's less of Monk's creative composition and angular group arrangements going on here – and instead, the album's almost a ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Unique Thelonious Monk (Japanese pressing) ... CD 11.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Thelonious Monk & Gerry MulliganMulligan Meets Monk ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1957. Used .... $5.99
An unlikely pair, but a great one here – and the record's one of those few magical moments where bringing together unusual partners actually works! Mulligan's cool hardly seems a match for Monk's angular modernism, but together the players seem to strike a middle ground that resonates with ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Mulligan Meets Monk ... LP 18.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Wes MontgomeryBoss Guitar ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1963. Used .... $6.99
Early greatness from Wes Montgomery – a real cooker that features the great Mel Rhyne on organ, coming out of the same Indy hub as Wes – plus Jimmy Cobb on drums! The bass-less trio format burns nicely throughout – coming across with a bit more soul jazz burn than on Wes' later ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available Boss Guitar (20 bit remaster) ... CD 6.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Phineas NewbornLook Out – Phineas Is Back! ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1976. New Copy .... $3.99 11.98
The first album from Phineas Newborn in a number of years – and a set with a strong enough sound to warrant the "Phineas Is Back" in the title! Newborn's sound here has hardly dimmed at all – and he's still got that great blend of complicated flourishes and bluesier ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sal NisticoHeavyweights/Comin On Up ... CD
Jazzland/OJC, 1961. New Copy .... $3.99 17.98
2 early 60s sessions by tenorist Sal Nistico – a great player who spent most of his life in bigger bands, but who also knew how to shine on small group settings like these! They sure got the title right on the CD, as Sal's playing tenor in groups that feature many heavyweights, and soul jazz ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Art PepperArt Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1957. New Copy .... $6.99 11.98
One of Art Pepper's classic recordings, in which he plays with a spare quartet backing by Miles Davis' rhythm section at the time – Paul Chambers, Red Garland, and Philly Joe Jones. An essential East meets West jazz recording, with Art at the top of his game, playing in a unique setting for ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)
Also available
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 3.99
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 5.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Art PepperArt Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1957. Used .... $3.99
One of Art Pepper's classic recordings, in which he plays with a spare quartet backing by Miles Davis' rhythm section at the time – Paul Chambers, Red Garland, and Philly Joe Jones. An essential East meets West jazz recording, with Art at the top of his game, playing in a unique setting for ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 6.99
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 5.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Art PepperArt Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1957. Used .... $5.99
One of Art Pepper's classic recordings, in which he plays with a spare quartet backing by Miles Davis' rhythm section at the time – Paul Chambers, Red Garland, and Philly Joe Jones. An essential East meets West jazz recording, with Art at the top of his game, playing in a unique setting for ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Punch through barcode.)
Also available
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 3.99
Art Pepper Meets The Rhythm Section ... CD 6.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Art PepperNo Limit ... CD
Contemporary/OJC, 1978. New Copy .... $5.99 11.98
A nice lost late number from Art Pepper – a freewheeling set of tracks that really show the influence of John Coltrane on Pepper's work – cut with a quartet that includes George Cables on piano, Tony Dumas on "blitz bass", and Carl Burnett on drums. The tracks are long, and ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Houston PersonBlue Odyssey ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1968. Used .... $12.99
An excellent Houston Person set from the late 60s – and a record that's unlike any other that he did at the time! The groove here is a bit less funky, and a bit more conceptual – kind of a soaring vibe that's still quite soulful, but in less of the stock soul jazz mode that Person was ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Oscar Peterson & Harry EdisonOscar Peterson & Harry Edison ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1974. Used .... Out Of Stock
Oscar Peterson and Harry Edison – two giants from the Verve Records scene of the 50s, reunited here in a wonderfully stripped-down setting! The album features only Oscar's piano and Edison's trumpet – both instruments given plenty of room to open up and improvise freely in each other's ... (Jazz) read more CD
(CD case has a small cutout hole.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Oscar Peterson & Stephane GrappelliSkol (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1979. New Copy .... $10.99 11.98
A beautiful pairing of Oscar Peterson and Stephane Grappelli – two artists who'd recorded together before, but who sound especially nice in this live setting! The group's a quintet – with the guitar of Joe Pass, bass of Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, and drums of Mickey Roker – ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Oscar Peterson & Stephane GrappelliSkol (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pablo/OJC, 1979. Used .... Out Of Stock
A beautiful pairing of Oscar Peterson and Stephane Grappelli – two artists who'd recorded together before, but who sound especially nice in this live setting! The group's a quintet – with the guitar of Joe Pass, bass of Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, and drums of Mickey Roker – ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Barcode has a cutout hole.)
Also available Skol (with bonus tracks) ... CD 10.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Billie & De De PierceBlues & Tonks From The Delta – New Orleands The Living Legends Billie & De De Pierce ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1961. Used .... Out Of Stock
(Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Paul Quinichette, Buck Clayton, Nat Pierce, et alBasie Reunion ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1958. New Copy .... Just Sold Out!
The title tells the tale on this one – as the session's a studio meeting of players all associated with Count Basie over the years – captured here in a style that's much more laidback and relaxed than the usual Basie set! The album's got the feel of some of Prestige's best work in the ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Quintet (Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, & OthersJazz At Massey Hall ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1953. Used .... $1.99
A legendary concert – recorded at Massey Hall in Toronto, with a previously-unmatched quintet of superstar bop players – Charlie Parker on alto, Dizzy Gillespie on trumpet, Bud Powell on piano, Charles Mingus on bass, and Max Roach on drums – all coming together in a performance ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available
Jazz At Massey Hall (20 bit remaster) ... CD 6.99
Jazz At Massey Hall ... CD 1.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Quintet (Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, & OthersJazz At Massey Hall ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1953. Used .... $1.99
A legendary concert – recorded at Massey Hall in Toronto, with a previously-unmatched quintet of superstar bop players – Charlie Parker on alto, Dizzy Gillespie on trumpet, Bud Powell on piano, Charles Mingus on bass, and Max Roach on drums – all coming together in a performance ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available
Jazz At Massey Hall ... CD 1.99
Jazz At Massey Hall (20 bit remaster) ... CD 6.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Quintet (Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, & OthersJazz At Massey Hall (20 bit remaster) ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1953. Used .... $6.99
A legendary concert – recorded at Massey Hall in Toronto, with a previously-unmatched quintet of superstar bop players – Charlie Parker on alto, Dizzy Gillespie on trumpet, Bud Powell on piano, Charles Mingus on bass, and Max Roach on drums – all coming together in a performance ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available
Jazz At Massey Hall ... CD 1.99
Jazz At Massey Hall ... CD 1.99

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Lucy ReedThis Is Lucy Reed ... CD
Fantasy/OJC, 1957. New Copy .... Out Of Stock
Striking modern work from jazz singer Lucy Reed – no surprise, though, given that arrangements here are by the likes of Gil Evans, George Russell, and Eddie Higgins! Reed's got a beautiful sense of tone – a clarity that comes through right away, but which is never miscast in these ... (Vocalists) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Max RoachDeeds Not Words ... LP
Riverside/OJC, 1958. New Copy (reissue).... $14.99 15.98
A seminal set from Max Roach – the start of his more righteous stretch in jazz, as you might guess from the title of the album! At some level, the record's got a bit of the feel of the post-Clifford Brown Mercury years from Roach – but at another, it's stretching out towards the ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins Plus 4 ... CD
Prestige/OJC, 1956. Used .... $2.99
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 ... (Jazz) read more CD

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Sonny RollinsSonny Rollins Plus 4 ... LP
Prestige/OJC, 1956. New Copy (reissue).... $15.99 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 ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
New Sonny RollinsSound Of Sonny ... CD
Riverside/OJC, 1957. Used .... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Although Sonny Rollins' Riverside work seems to get overlooked sometimes in light of his freer late 50s playing on other labels, this one's a real gem, and features some extremely tight and soulful playing! Sonny's working here with a group that includes some hard-edged piano from Sonny Clark and ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
 
 



Top