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Cannonball AdderleyCannonball Adderley Quintet & Orchestra – Experience In E/Tensity/Dialogues ... LP
Capitol, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $19.99
A great lost chapter in the Cannonball/David Axelrod story! The record features Cannon's classic quintet performing some longer, more serious works with orchestral backing – and the sound is vaguely similar to some of Axelrod's "high concept" work for Capitol. The record features ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Green label pressing. Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Cannonball AdderleyThem Dirty Blues ... CD
Riverside/Capitol, 1960. Used ... $6.99
One of the all-time great ones by Cannonball! This record captures him in the prime of his early soul jazz fame – working with an unbelievably heavy quintet that featured Bobby Timmons on piano (with Barry Harris sitting in on a few tracks), Sam Jones on bass, Louis Hayes on drums, and ... read more CD

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Laurindo AlmeidaBest Of Everything ... LP
Capitol, 1950s/1960s. Near Mint- ... $5.99
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(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has light wear. Label has an address sticker.)

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AtmospheresAtmospheres Featuring Clive Stevens & Friends ... CD
Capitol/ESC (Germany), 1974. New Copy ... $16.99 18.99
A jazz fusion classic from Atmospheres – a hip group led by reedman Clive Stevens, and which also features some usually-mellower players really taking off together! Stevens blows a great range of horns – electric and acoustic tenor, sopranos sax, and often a wah-wah pedal to inflect ... read more CD

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✨✧ David AxelrodEarth Rot – A Musical Comment On The State Of The Environment (with bonus instrumentals album) ... CD
Capitol/Now Again, 1970. New Copy ... $6.99 15.98
One of the most righteous, message-oriented albums ever from David Axelrod – and the third in his legendary trilogy of instrumental sets for Capitol Records! Earth Rot moves even past the modes of Songs Of Innocence and Songs Of Experience – to offer up a chilling message on the ... read more CD

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✨✧ David AxelrodEarth Rot – A Musical Comment On The State Of The Environment (with bonus instrumentals album) ... CD
Capitol/Now Again, 1970. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the most righteous, message-oriented albums ever from David Axelrod – and the third in his legendary trilogy of instrumental sets for Capitol Records! Earth Rot moves even past the modes of Songs Of Innocence and Songs Of Experience – to offer up a chilling message on the ... read more CD
Also available Earth Rot – A Musical Comment On The State Of The Environment (with bonus instrumentals album) ... CD 6.99

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David AxelrodSong Of Innocence ... CD
Capitol/Now Again, 1968. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
One of a handful of amazing albums recorded by David Axelrod towards the end of the 60s – really stunning, genre-breaking music that was years ahead of its time – and which has only finally been getting its due in more recent decades! At the time of the record, Axelrod was a house ... read more CD
(Fantastic reissue – new remastering, and a big booklet of notes on the music!)
Also available Song Of Innocence ... LP 21.99

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✨✧ David AxelrodSong Of Innocence ... LP
Capitol/Now Again, 1968. New Copy (reissue)... $21.99 27.98
One of a handful of amazing albums recorded by David Axelrod towards the end of the 60s – really stunning, genre-breaking music that was years ahead of its time – and which has only finally been getting its due in more recent decades! At the time of the record, Axelrod was a house ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Fantastic reissue – new remastering, and a big booklet of notes on the music!)

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David AxelrodSongs Of Experience (with booklet) ... CD
Capitol/Now Again, 1969. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
One of the greatest albums ever by studio genius David Axelrod! The album's one of Axelrod's first on his own – cut for Capitol Records at a time when he was working with some of the label's biggest selling soul acts – like Cannonball Adderley and Lou Rawls – turning their ... read more CD
Also available Songs Of Experience (with booklet) ... LP 21.99

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✨✧ David AxelrodSongs Of Experience (with booklet) ... LP
Capitol/Now Again, 1969. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $21.99 27.98
One of the greatest albums ever by studio genius David Axelrod! The album's one of Axelrod's first on his own – cut for Capitol Records at a time when he was working with some of the label's biggest selling soul acts – like Cannonball Adderley and Lou Rawls – turning their ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Audiophile pressing – with booklet!)

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Chet BakerLet's Get Lost – Best Of Chet Baker Sings ... CD
Capitol/Pacific Jazz, Mid 50s. Used ... $1.99
Tracks include "The Thrill Is Gone", "Time After Time", "Look For The Silver Lining", "Daybreak", "Just Friends", and "My Ideal" – 20 cuts total. CD

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Lou BuschLazy Rhapsody ... LP
Capitol, 1958. Near Mint- ... $3.99
Articulate piano stylings & romantic orchestrations – including "Lazy Rhapsody", "Rhapsody In Blue", "In A Mist", "Sunrise Serenade", and more. LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo rainbow label pressing. Cover has some seam splitting.)

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✨✧ CalderaCaldera/Sky Islands ... CD
Capitol/BGO (UK), 1976/1977. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A pair of killers from this jazzy Latin combo of the 70s! First up is the self-title Caldera album – a jazzy Latin fusion classic – and the first album by the border-crossing combo! The group features both North and South American players – coming together in a hard-riffing ... read more CD

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June ChristyJune Fair & Warmer ... LP
Capitol, 1957. Very Good- ... $2.99
Always brilliant work from the great June Christy – an album that's got a lot more darkness than you might think from the title and the bright-colored cover! The style is very booze-soaked and sad – with plenty of echoes of the classic Something Cool album – and like that set, ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono turquoise label pressing. Cover has light wear, aging, and some splitting in the top seam.)

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✨✧ June ChristyOff Beat ... LP
Capitol, Mid 50s. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
One of June's greatest records, next to her impossible to beat Something Cool! Like that set, this one features dark arrangements by Pete Rugolo, working very hard here to win the "off beat" tag of the title. June's perfectly matched for this sort of setting, and her detachedly sad ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has light wear and aging.)

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✨✧ Nat King ColeUnforgettable ... CD
Capitol, Mid 50s. Used ... $1.99
25 tracks – including "Unforgettable", "Mona Lisa", "Too Young", "The Very Though Of You", "Lush Life", and "Autumn Leaves" and more. (Vocalists, Jazz) CD
(Out of print. BMG club pressing.)

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Chick CoreaSong Of Singing ... CD
Capitol/Jazz Heritage, 1970. Used ... $9.99
A key album in Chick Corea's shift from Latin jazz to arch-modern – recorded with Circle bandmates Dave Holland on bass and Barry Altschul on drums, and done with a free sound that's quite unusual for Blue Note at the time! Chick's out on this one – way out – in that free mode of ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jackie DavisHi-Fi Hammond Part 1 ... 7-inch
Capitol, Mid 50s. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $1.99
(Funky 45's, Jazz) 7-inch, Vinyl record

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Miles DavisBirth Of The Cool ... CD
Capitol, Late 40s/Early 50s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Legendary early work from trumpeter Miles Davis – late 40s sessions for Capitol Records that are completely different than the bop material he was cutting with Charlie Parker and on his own! Instead, these sides have Miles working with a complex, more arranged style – built up with a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Miles DavisClassics In Jazz (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s/Early 50s. Very Good ... $49.99
Basically a 10" issue of a slightly abbreviated version of The Birth of The Cool, legendary work from Davis that needs virtually no introduction from us – large group sessions that virtually define the "cool" in cool jazz! The work's quite different from Davis' earlier bop ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Purple label pressing. Cover has completely split seams and comes in two pieces, with some wear and aging.)

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✨✧ Miles DavisComplete Birth Of The Cool ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
Legendary early work from trumpeter Miles Davis – late 40s sessions for Capitol Records that are completely different than the bop material he was cutting with Charlie Parker and on his own! Instead, these sides have Miles working with a complex, more arranged style – built up with a ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Live material on LP here for the first time ever!)

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Ebony In RhythemEbony In Rhythem ... LP
Capitol (Canada), Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $59.99
A very unusual set from 60s Canada – a set that features a unique blend of jazz, vocal, and Caribbean modes – all handled by the large ensemble pictured on the cover! Some tracks are vocal, some are instrumental, and there's a nicely varied approach throughout – all directed by ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a small cutout hole.)

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✨✧ Duke EllingtonBest Of Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Very Good ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
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(Starline pressing. Cover has light wear and a few small stains.)

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Lee Gagnon QuartetLa Jazztek ... LP
Capitol (Canada), 1968. Near Mint- ... $69.99
An album with a sound as hip as its title, and one that features Gagnon on alto, tenor, and flute – all played with a nicely sharp tone that's at once both strongly modern, yet also surprisingly soulful – the kind of vibe you might expect from Roland Kirk or Yusef Lateef, but with less ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing. Cover has light wear, and some splitting on the top seam, which is partially taped.)

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Benny GoodmanBenny Goodman Band ... LP
Capitol, 1950s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
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(Rainbow label pressing.)

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✨✧ Benny GoodmanBG in Hi Fi (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Capitol, 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
Session from November 1954 featuring Charlie Shavers, Mel Powell, and Ruby Braff. Tracks include "Airmail Special", "Get Happy", "Blue Lou", "Stompin' At The Savoy", and "Big John's Special". CD
(Out of print.)

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Benny GoodmanGoodman Touch (10 inch) ... 12-inch
Capitol, 1953. Very Good ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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Glen Gray & The Casa Loma OrchestraCasa Loma In Hi Fi ... LP
Capitol, 1956. Very Good+ ... $2.99
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(Original black label pressing.)

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Glen Gray & The Casa Loma OrchestraSounds Of The Great Bands ... LP
Capitol, Late 50s. Near Mint- ... $0.99
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(Mono pressing. Cover has a small mark from sticker removal.)

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Johnny Hartman & Terumasa HinoHartman Meets Hino ... LP
Capitol (Japan), 1972. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $58.99
A rare Japanese-only session from 1972 – one that features trumpeter Terumasa Hino co-leading the record with Johnny Hartman, and an album that never came out in the US! The feel here is easygoing and jazzy – not nearly as dark and brooding as some of Hartman's other ballad albums, and ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy original pressing! Vinyl has a short click in one spot, but is great overall.)

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✨✧ Hank JonesPorgy & Bess – Swingin' Impressions By Hank Jones ... LP
Capitol, 1959. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
Hank Jones takes on Porgy & Bess – with some wonderfully groovy results! The set is one of many version of the Gershwin musical that were timed to come out with the release of the late 50s film – but thanks to some careful handling by Jones, the music is way more than a cash-in ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has a light stain at the top, small split in the top seam, and a piece of clear tape on the bottom seam.)

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✨✧ Jonah JonesI Dig Chicks ... LP
Capitol, Early 60s. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
Can't argue with Jonah's logic – nor the cool cover, which has 4 lovelies hanging onto the end of a steam shovel! ("Dig" – get it?) The format of the album's simple – as Jonah's group punches their way through lively tunes with his trumpet right up front, all named ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Stan KentonArtistry In Rhythm (4 x 78rpm album) ... 78 RPM
Capitol, Late 40s/Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Genius, pure genius! If you've ever wondered why folks think Stan is so great, check out this landmark set of postwar modern swing tunes – some of the most groundbreaking work of its generation, and proof that there was still a lot of room to grow within the big band format. June Christy ... (78 RPM, Jazz) read more 78 RPM, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Stan KentonArtistry In Voices And Brass ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Moody mid-60's set in which Kenton has Pete Rugolo re-arrange some of his classics, then set them to lyrics written by Milt Raskin, which are then sung by a wispy chorus. Mood music, but with an edge, and nice modernist Kenton overtones. Titles inlcude "Flame", "Moonlove", ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has clear tape on the bottom seam.)

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Stan KentonAt The Las Vegas (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Capitol, 1959. Used ... $3.99
Includes "Bernie's Turn", "Home Journey", "Puck's Blues", "It's All Right With Me", "End Of A Love Affair", and "Sentimental Riff" – all recorded live at the Tropicana. CD
(Please note the disc has a few marks but plays fine.)

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✨✧ Stan KentonBack To Balboa (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Capitol, 1957/1958. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A late 50s classic from Stan – recorded at the Rendezvous Ballroom in Balboa Beach, which Kenton and the group had made their unofficial headquarters at the time! The album's got a perfect late 50s Kenton sound – a blend of styles that still has some of the modernism of the early 50s ... read more CD
(Traycard artwork is wrinkled from some light water damage.)

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Stan KentonComplete Capitol Recordings Of The Holman & Russo Charts (4CD set) ... CD
Capitol/Mosaic, 1950s/Early 60s. Used 4CD ... $46.99
A huge range of recordings with two of the best arrangers who ever worked with Stan Kenton! CD
(Out of print, hand-numbered limited edition pressing. Box has light wear in one corner, but is nice overall.)

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Stan KentonComplete Capitol Recordings Of The Holman & Russo Charts (Disc 1) ... CD
Capitol/Mosaic, 1950s/Early 60s. Used ... $7.99
Recordings with two of the best arrangers who ever worked with Stan Kenton! CD
(Single disc!!! Disc 1 only!!!)

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Stan KentonCuban Fire ... CD
Capitol, 1956. Used ... $4.99
One of Kenton's greatest records, and the one in which he proves his dedication to Latin styles, by serving up a killer batch of Afro-Cuban tracks with an incredibly authentic feel. The great Johnny Richards handled the arrangements, and the tracks are long and drawn out, with plenty of solo space ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Stan KentonInnovations In Modern Music Vol 1 ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Very Good ... $5.99
A brilliant collection of work from Stan Kenton – recordings from his Innovations Orchestra, the groundbreaking group from the years 1950 and 1951, which featured players that include Art Pepper, Bob Cooper, Shorty Rogers, and Laurindo Almeida! The work features Kenton in some of his most ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Heavy green label pressing in a green cover. Cover has some splitting and marker.)

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Stan KentonKenton Showcase - The Music of Bill Russo and Bill Holman ... LP
Capitol, 1955. Very Good ... $3.99
One of the best Kenton LPs ever, and one that really shows the band's beautiful blend of avant garde playing with a swinging jazz sensibility. A 12" LP release of two 10" albums – one showcasing the arranging style of Bill Russo, the other of Bill Holman. Both sides are excellent, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Stan KentonKenton With Voices ... LP
Capitol, 1957. Very Good ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Sublime vocal work from Stan Kenton – some of his best experiments with voice! Kenton With Voices is from 1957 – and features a quartet called The Modern Men, singing in styles that are very much in the mode of classic Four Freshmen work with Pete Rugolo, plus some occasional solo ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original turquoise label pressing. Cover has light surface wear and some splitting on the top seam.)

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Stan KentonStan Kenton Classics ... LP
Capitol, Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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(Teal label mono pressing.)

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✨✧ Stan Kenton/June Christy/Four FreshmenRoad Show ... LP
Capitol, 1959. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
A great example of the Kenton powerhouse in action – a 90 minute double-live recording that really set a new standard for jazz sets of its type! The album features a side apiece dedicated to each of the three acts – one by Kenton's orchestra, one by Christy on vocals, and one by the ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing, in the gatefold cover with booklet.)

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Earl KlughWishful Thinking ... LP
Capitol, 1984. Very Good+ ... $1.99
Smooth fusion from one of the greats – and although an 80s set, a record that still holds onto most of the best warmth of Earl Klugh's earlier years! The production is surprisingly laidback at points – never too many 80s gimmicks or easy attempts at a hit – and Earl plays with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Earl Klugh & Bob JamesTwo Of A Kind ... LP
Capitol, 1982. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $4.99
A classic pairing of the guitar of Earl Klugh and the keyboards of Bob James – and a set that really makes some great steps forward out of a blend of the acoustic and electric sounds from each player! Earl's strings sound especially nice over James' Fender Rhodes – but even cuts with ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Irene KralBand & I ... CD
United Artists/Capitol, 1958. Used ... $6.99
Sparkling work from singer Irene Kral – and possibly the best album she ever cut! The backings here are by the Herb Pomeroy group – a slightly modern ensemble that still knows how to swing with a good dose of Boston soul – and the overall feel of the album's a lot more forceful ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Peggy Lee & George ShearingBeauty & The Beat ... LP
Capitol, 1959. Near Mint- ... $6.99
A very nice small combo album from Peggy Lee – singing here with live backings by the George Shearing Quintet, in a style that's very different from a lot of her other work for Capitol! The set's got a slight Latin feel, thanks to George's mix of percussion, vibes, piano, and guitar – ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing.)

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Junior ManceStraight Ahead ... LP
Capitol, 1964. Very Good+ ... $7.99
One of the hardest-hitting Junior Mance albums of the 60s – a session that features the Mance piano grooving soulfully over some bigger backings handled by Bob Bain – really swinging nicely, in a way that's got a real Oliver Nelson feel overall! We always like Mance's piano when it's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has call letters in pen on back.)

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Onzy MatthewsMosaic Select (Blues With A Touch Of Elegance/Sounds For The 60s) (3CD set) ... CD
Capitol, 1963/1964. Used 3 CDs ... $49.99
West Coast big band sounds from Onzy Matthews, featuring Curtis Amy, Sonny Criss, Lou Blackburn, and Richard Groove Holmes. This great set includes both albums he recorded for Capitol plus 29 previously unissued tracks! CD
(Out of print, limited edition of 5000 copies – in great shape!!)

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Lizzie Miles & Sharkey's Kings Of DixielandNight In Old New Orleans ... LP
Capitol, 1957. Very Good+ ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Turqoise label pressing.)

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✨✧ Mark MurphyPlaying The Field ... LP
Capitol, Early 60s. Very Good ... Out Of Stock
One of the best early albums by vocalist Mark Murphy – cut to arrangements by Bill Holman on side one, a set of big band numbers, and to smaller piano trio backing on side two, which features mellower stuff. Murphy's really developing his voice at this point, and is starting to get some of ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label pressing.)

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Red NicholsIn Love With Red ... LP
Capitol, Mid 50s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Turquoise label pressing. Cover has a split on the top seam.)

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✨✧ 101 NorthForever Yours ... CD
Valley Vue/Capitol, 1988. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Produced and arranged by George Duke. CD
(Out of print. Spine has a thin cutout notch.)

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✨✧ Les Paul & Mary FordTheir All Time Greatest Hits (3LP Box Set) ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s-Mid 50s. Near Mint- 3LP Box Set ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
30 selections from throughout their recording career on 3 LPs! LP, Vinyl record album
(80s issue, missing the booklet. Box is lightly aged.)

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Dave PellI Had The Craziest Dream (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Capitol, 1955/1957. Used ... $8.99
Mid 50s west coastery from Dave Pell – recording here in an octet that includes Don Fagerquist on trumpet, Ray Sims on trombone, Paul Smith on piano, Tony Rizzi on guitar, and Ronnie Lang on baritone. The tracks are short and slinky, with Pell's sharp tenor in the frontline – on tracks ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Don PullenNew Beginnings ... CD
Blue Note, 1989. Used ... $8.99
A trio set – with Pullen on piano, Gary Peacock on bass, and Tony Williams on drums! CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Django ReinhardtAll Star Sessions ... CD
Capitol/Blue Note, Late 30s. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Classic work from Django – licensed from Pathe Marconi in France, and featuring the great guitarist in the company of American and French all-stars that include Benny Carter, Coleman Hawkins, Rex Stewart, Barney Bigard, Billy Taylor, Stephane Grappelli, Len Harrison, and Tommy Benford. There' ... read more CD
(Out of print, small cutout notch through spine.)

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Johnny RichardsJohnny Richards – Mosaic Select (Annotations Of The Muses/Wide Range/Experiments In Sound/Rites Of Diablo/My Fair Lady My Way/Aqui Se Habla ... CD
Capitol/Roulette/Mosaic, 1955/1957/1958/1964/1966. Used 3 CDs ... $64.99
More than a decade's worth of genius from arranger Johnny Richards – the long-overdue release of his seminal albums for Capitol, Roulette, and Legende Records from the 50s and 60s! Richards first came to fame working for Stan Kenton in the early 50s – and although is work is featured ... read more CD
(Out of print, numbered/limited edition. Slipcover has some light edgewear.)

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✨✧ Frank RosolinoFrankly Speaking! ... LP
Capitol, 1955. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Very nice little LA jazz session – not necessarily for Rosolino's trombone, which is still pretty nice, but really for the presence of Charlie Mariano, who gets a good chance to lay down some great solos in the session's small quintet with Walter Norris, Max Bennett, and Stan Levy. The ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono turquoise label pressing.)

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Seven TeensIn The Hall Of Fame ... LP
Capitol, 1961. Near Mint- ... $5.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing. Cover has a small split on the top seam and a small sticker spot.)

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George ShearingBest Of George Shearing Vol 2 ... LP
Capitol, 1969. Sealed Gatefold ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing. Shrinkwrap has a small hole on the top right corner.)

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George ShearingLatin Affair ... LP
Capitol, 1958. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Wonderful exotic work from George Shearing – a mixture of jazz piano, Latin percussion, and lyrical guitar and vibes – all intertwined beautifully in that unique groove that really set new standards at the time! The album's got plenty of jazz, but also a nice exotic twist too – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing.)

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✨✧ George ShearingOld Gold & Ivory (Armed Forces Radio & Television Service) ... LP
Capitol, 1964. Very Good ... $9.99
An overlooked mid 60s gems from George Shearing – mellow and jazzy, and done with a slightly different style than usual! The set is beautifully baroque – and a record that has the Shearing style applied to a set of older melodies pulled from classical music, and orchestrated by Milt ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Unusual DOD Station Library pressing, in a US Government issued sleeve with some pen and catalog numbers written in marker. Label has a bit of pen.)

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George ShearingOn The Sunny Side Of The Strip ... LP
Capitol, 1958. Near Mint- ... $5.99
Sunny and swinging – an overlooked Capitol Records treasure from George Shearing – and one with a group that really helped set the sound of groovy jazz in the 60s! The players here are all wonderful – Emil Richards on vibes, Toots Thielemans on guitar, and Al McKibbon on bass ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono rainbow label pressing.)

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✨✧ George Shearing Quintet/Dakota StatonIn The Night ... CD
Capitol, 1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Wonderful late 50s jazz from the LA scene – not just because singer Dakota Staton is at the best of her youthful prime, but also because the Shearing group on the set is great too! George is working here with one of his best lineups – a group that includes Latin-inflected Al McKibbon ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Freddie SlackFreddie Slack's Boogie Woogie Vol 2 (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Mid 50s. Very Good ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cov)

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Paul SmithLiquid Sounds ... LP
Capitol, Mid 50s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
Wonderful small combo grooving from pianist Paul Smith – an unsung hero of the west coast scene, with a talent that balanced easily between jazz and cocktail – with the best styles of both firmly intact! This album's one of his best – as mellow and drifting as the title might ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original turquoise label pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Leith StevensJames Dean Story ... LP
Capitol, Mid 50s. Very Good+ ... $4.99
A mix of jazzy moments and more emotive passages from Leith Stevens – packaged here in a nice David Stone Martin cover! (Soundtracks, Jazz) LP, Vinyl record album
(Original black label pressing, in great shape! Cover has a small bit of tape on the top seam.)

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✨✧ Art TatumArt Tatum Encores (10 inch LP) ... LP
Capitol, Late 40s. Very Good- ... $2.99
Wonderful Capitol Records material from Art Tatum! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some wear and aging, with a light stain and some red marker on back.)

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✨✧ Billy TaylorMidnight Piano ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A really great album from Billy Taylor – way fresher than most of his other records of the time, especially his trio work! The main reason for this is Oliver Nelson – who crafts some incredibly soulful backings for Billy on the album's tracks, twisting through soul jazz big band ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing. Cover has a center split in the bottom seam.)

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✨✧ Lennie Tristano & Warne MarshIntuition ... CD
Capitol, Late 40s/1956. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Classic modernist jazz from the 50s, long out of print in the US, and issued here in a beautiful CD that includes a huge amount of tracks and good notes on the material! Half of the CD is a reissue of Warne Marsh's rare Jazz Of Two Cities album, a killer two-tenor workout with an icy cool feel, ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Paul WhitemanRhapsody In Blue/An American In Paris ... LP
Capitol, 1952. Very Good+ ... $1.99
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(Green label pressing. Cover has minor seam splitting.)

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✨✧ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball AdderleyNancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Near Mint- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
The sweet vocals of Nancy join the classic Cannonball quintet for a great set of soul jazz tunes that was one of Capitol's biggest selling jazz sides in the 60s! About half the cuts feature Nancy on vocals – on tunes like "Save Your Love For Me", "Never Will I Marry", ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Later green label pressing in a barcode cover.)

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✨✧ Nancy Wilson & George ShearingSwingin's Mutual ... LP
Capitol, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An album of mixed vocal and instrumental cuts, some with Nancy in the lead, backed by Shearing's combo, others with Shearing's group alone. The vocal tracks are quite nice jazz ones – and include "On Green Dolphin Street", "Born To Be Blue", "All Night Long", ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Rainbow label stereo pressing.)
 
 



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