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LP (Item 427080) Liberty, 1957 — Condition: Used
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One of the hippest Red Norvo records ever – a rare outing for Liberty that features Buddy Collette on reeds, bringing in a new level of color to the Norvo group! Red's work on vibes is precise and nicely chromatic – often coming across in waves of sound on the mellower tracks, and with a poppingly melodic quality on the more upbeat ones. Other players include Dick Shreve on piano, Bill Douglass on drums, and either Curtis Counce or Joe Comfort on bass – and titles include "A Few Days After Xmas", "Tar Pit Blues", "Shreve-Port", "The Brushoff", and "Fifth Column". (Original Liberty blue label pressing, with deep groove. Vinyl has a couple of marks that play with light clicks. Cover has a split top seam, splitting on the other seams, some aging, and a couple of stains on the back.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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