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✨✧ Bob JamesOne (SACD pressing) ... CD
CTI/Evosound, 1974. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
A landmark record – not only for Bob James, but a seminal release for CTI and the Fender Rhodes as well! This is the album where all the magic starts – the first of many extremely successful albums that Bob recorded during the 70s under his own name, and almost the birthplace of the ... read more CD
(New 2021 remaster from the original analogue tapes – SACD!)
Also available One (MQA CD pressing) ... CD 14.99

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✨✧ Bob James & Earl KlughCool ... CD
Warner, 1992. Used ... $3.99
Features Bob James on keys, Earl Klugh on guitars, Gary King on bass, Harvey Mason on drums, and Leonard "Doc" Gibbs on percussion – plus a guest bass from Ron Carter on "Terpischore". CD
(Out of print.)

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Boney JamesBody Language ... CD
Warner, 1999. Used ... $1.99
(Neo Soul, Jazz) CD
(Out of print, promotional stamp on booklet cover)

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Boney James & Rick BraunShake It Up ... CD
Warner, 2000. Used ... $2.99
(Neo Soul, Jazz) CD
(Out of print, gold promotional stamp on booklet.)

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Harry JamesDance Parade/Your Dance Date With Harry James ... CD
Collectables, Late 30s/Early 40s/1950. Used ... $4.99
Tracks include "Back Beat Boogie", "Cross Country Jump", "Sharp As A Tack", "Deep Purple", and "These Foolish Things". CD
(Out of print.)

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Harry JamesHarry James & His Orchestra Featuring Frank Sinatra – The Complete Recordings – 1939 ... CD
Columbia, 1939. Used ... $5.99
Tracks include "Melancholy Mood", "Every Day Of My Life", "Moon Love", "Ciribiribin (They're So In Love)", and "All Or Nothing At All" – 21 tracks total including alternate takes and previously unreleased radio performances. CD

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Woody JamesHardcore Jazz ... LP
Sea Breeze, Late 70s. Sealed Gatefold ... $4.99
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✨✧ Keith JarrettAt The Blue Note – Saturday, June 4th 1994 1st Set ... CD
ECM, 1994. Used ... $6.99
A record that offers up one slice of a key live moment in the career of Keith Jarrett – his return to work in a New York club after the space of more than a decade! The group here is Jarrett's fantastic Standards trio – Gary Peacock on bass and Jack DeJohnette on drums – working ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Keith JarrettBudapest Concert ... CD
ECM (Germany), 2020. New Copy 2 CDs ... $24.99 29.99
Keith Jarrett in our favorite side of his talents – playing the long, improvised style that first made him a breakthrough artist on ECM in the 70s – and which still remains one of his most important contributions to the history of jazz! Even later years, Jarrett's sense of imagination ... read more CD

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✨✧ Keith JarrettCarnegie Hall Concert ... CD
ECM (Germany), 2006. Used 2 CDs ... Just Sold Out!
A great live set – with one long improvisation at the start, then a few shorter encores – all solo! CD

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Keith JarrettCreation ... CD
ECM (Germany), 2015. Used ... $12.99
Keith Jarrett in his best old school mode – peforming solo piano improvisations, at a level that takes us back to his groundbreaking Koln Concert album of the 70s! The material here is from a recent Jarrett tour – one of the first in many years in the improvisational mode (and maybe ... read more CD

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✨✧ Keith JarrettEyes Of The Heart ... CD
ECM, 1979. Used ... $9.99
Features Jarrett on piano, soprano sax, and percussion – plus Dewey Redman on tenor sax and percussion, Charlie Haden on bass, and Paul Motian on drums and percussion. CD
(Out of print.)

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Keith JarrettFacing You ... LP
ECM, 1972. Near Mint- ... $14.99
A key early moment for Keith Jarrett – his first-ever solo album, recorded in the early 70s for ECM – and the start of a huge legacy of later work! Before this set, Jarrett had recorded some compelling trio material for Atlantic – and he was also exploring more spiritually ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Keith JarrettLa Scala ... CD
ECM, 1997. Used ... $6.99
Features a lengthy, two part solo improvisation – followed by Harold Arlen's "Over The Rainbow". CD

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Keith JarrettMunich 2016 ... CD
ECM, 2016. Used 2CD ... $14.99
Beautiful solo sounds from the legendary Keith Jarrett – a set of long, live material that follows the format of his initial rise to fame on ECM Records in the 70s – but with a different style that shows the maturing, more introspective side of his talents! Part of the difference is ... read more CD

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Keith JarrettMy Song ... CD
ECM, 1978. Used ... $9.99
With Palle Danielsson on bass, Jon Christensen on drums, and Jan Garbarek on tenor and soprano sax. CD

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Keith JarrettSolo Concerts – Bremen Lausanne (3LP Box Set) ... LP
ECM, 1973. Very Good+ 3LP Box Set ... $9.99
Sublime solo piano – from that early 70s moment when Keith Jarrett was not only finding a whole new voice for himself, but also creating a whole new format in music! The tracks here are all long, live, solo improvisations – played by Jarrett at a level that's unbridled, but never ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. NOTE – Cover has heavy edge wear, with split corners and edges, some missing portions, wide clear tape holding the spine, and a name in marker on front. Labels have some marker.)

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Keith JarrettStandards In Norway ... CD
ECM, 1989. Used ... $8.99
Keith Jarrett on piano, Gary Peacock on bass, and Jack DeJohnette on drums. Tracks include "All Of You", "Just In Time", "Love Is A Many Splendored Thing", "Dedicated To You", and "I Hear A Rhapsody". CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Keith JarrettVienna Concert ... CD
ECM, 1991. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A solo piano performance – includes two long tracks. CD

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Keith Jarrett & Charlie HadenLast Dance ... CD
ECM (Germany), 2014. Used ... $9.99
Keith Jarrett and Charlie Haden have been playing together for many decades – growing together in each other's musical lives, and continuing to find rich new ways of expression – even on more subtle sessions like this! The duo take on some of the standards territory that Keith's ... read more CD

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Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Jack DeJohnetteTokyo '96 ... CD
ECM, 1996. Used ... $4.99
Keith Jarrett on piano, Gary Peacock on bass, and Jack DeJohnette on drums. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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Keith Jarrett/Jan Garbarek/Palle Danielsson/Jon ChristensenSleeper – Tokyo April 16 1979 ... CD
ECM (Germany), 1979. Used 2 CDs ... $26.99
A rare slice of ECM Records from the 70s – a previously-unreleased live performance – featuring some of the label's most influential talents of the time! The core energy here comes from the piano of Keith Jarrett and reeds of Jan Garbarek – both musicians whose instruments shaped ... read more CD

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✨✧ Bobby JasparJazz In Paris – Jeux De Quartes ... CD
Universal (France), 1958. Used ... $11.99
A really special album from Belgian reedman Bobby Jaspar – a rare late 50s record that features some of his best work of the decade on flute! The session's got Bobby playing with great backings on vibes by Fats Sadi and Michel Hausser – both of whom use the instrument in ways that ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Bobby JasparJazz In Paris – Modern Jazz au Club Saint Germain ... CD
Universal (France), 1955. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Although Belgian in origin, tenorist Bobby Jaspar was a key part of the French jazz scene of the postwar years – and his playing on records like this also made him one of the standout jazz talents in Europe in the 50s! The set features extremely rare material by Jaspar – cut for ... read more CD

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Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wayne ShorterMusic Of Wayne Shorter ... CD
Blue Engine, 2020. New Copy 2CD ... $15.99 16.99
A fantastic tribute to the compositional genius of saxophonist Wayne Shorter – and one that also features some great performances from the man himself! We're don't always immediately gravitate to the work of the Jazz At Lincoln Center group, but this is a really special project – one ... read more CD
Also available Music Of Wayne Shorter (3LP set) ... LP 34.99

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Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wayne ShorterMusic Of Wayne Shorter (3LP set) ... LP
Blue Engine, 2020. New Copy 3LP Gatefold ... $34.99 36.99
A fantastic tribute to the compositional genius of saxophonist Wayne Shorter – and one that also features some great performances from the man himself! We're don't always immediately gravitate to the work of the Jazz At Lincoln Center group, but this is a really special project – one ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beautiful heavy vinyl pressing – very nicely done!)
Also available Music Of Wayne Shorter ... CD 15.99

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✨✧ Jazz At The PhilharmonicBest Of The 1940s Concerts ... CD
Verve, Late 40s. Used ... $3.99
Featuring JC Heard, Buck Clayton, Lee Young, Charlie Parker, Buddy Rich, Flip Phillips, Hank Jones, Lester Young, Gene Krupa, and others. CD
(Out of print.)

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Jazz At The PhilharmonicBody & Soul ... CD
Jasmine (UK), 1944. Used ... $6.99
Nat King Cole on piano, Les Paul on guitar, Shorty Sherock on trumpet, JJ Johnson on trombone, Illinois Jackson and Jack McVea on tenor saxophone, Johnny Miller and Red Callender on bass, and Lee Young on drums. CD

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Jazz at the PhilharmonicJazz At The Philharmonic 1958 to 1960 (3CD set) ... CD
Fremeaux & Associates (France), 1958/1959/1960. Used 3 CDs ... $24.99
With Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, Stan Getz, Sonny Stitt, Coleman Hawkins, Shelly Manne, and Lalo Schiffrin. CD

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Jazz At The PhilharmonicJazz At The Philharmonic Volume 6 ... LP
Verve, 1947. Very Good ... $9.99
Full LP issue of one of Norman Granz's most successful early JATP events, billed as the "new" number 6, and collecting sides previously issued as volumes 8, 9 and 10 on 10"s. The recording is of the 1947 Midnight Concert at Carnegie Hall, featuring players that include Howard McGhee ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Cleff pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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Jazz Brothers (Mangione Brothers)Spring Fever ... CD
Riverside, 1961. Used ... $24.99
These guys are the Mangione Brothers – but don't hold that against them! This album's a great one – with a young Gap and Chuck, joined by Sal Nistico on tenor – all of them playing in an edgey, almost modern mode that's very different than any of their later work. The set opens ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jazz CrusadersFestival Album – Recorded Live At The Newport & Pacific Jazz Festivals 1966 ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1966. Very Good Gatefold ... $16.99
Incredible work from the Jazz Crusaders – a brilliant album of longer tracks that has them working at their soulful, sophisticated best! The record's great proof that the Crusaders had a depth that many rarely gave them credit here – as they're working here in a complicated set of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Jazz CrusadersLouisiana Hot Sauce ... CD
Sin-Drome, 1996. Used ... $9.99
Featured guests include Keb Mo, Bobby Womack, and Dionne Warwick. CD

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Jazz NetworksBlues N Ballads ... CD
BMG (Japan), 1993. Used ... $18.99
With Roy Hargrove on trumpet, Jesse Davis on alto, Yutaka Shiina on piano, Koji Yamashita on bass, and Masa Osaka on drums – plus special guests Joshua Redman on tenor and Rodney Whitaker on bass. CD
(Out of print and includes obi. Disc has a promo stamp and tray card has a small Japanese promo sticker.)

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Jazz QSymbiosis (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Supraphon/Sony (Japan), 1974. New Copy ... $32.99
One of the hippest jazz groups going in Czechoslovakia during the 70s – the mighty Jazz Q, a cool fusion combo who really knew how to groove! The group's lineup includes a lot of electric keyboards and guitars – and while some tracks have them jamming out in a really rock-inspired way, ... read more CD

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✨✧ Jazz QZivi Se Divi – Live In Bratislava 1975 ... CD
GAD (Poland), 1975. Used ... $18.99
Genius live work from Jazz Q – one of the most important groups on the Eastern European scene of the 70s – heard here in a previously unissued performance! The music here is even more electrifying than that on any of the full albums issued by Jazz Q – as it's got a more ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Bill JenningsStompin With Bill ... LP
Gotham/Krazy Kat (UK), 1950s. Near Mint- ... $34.99
Features Tiny Grimes, Ray Bryant Trio, Billy Guitar Davis, Gay Crosse & His Good Humor Six. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Akira JimboJimbomba ... CD
King/Electric Bird (Japan), 2009. Used ... $14.99
With Otmaro Ruiz on piano and organ, Abraham Laboriel on bass and vocals, and Akira Jimbo on drums – plus guest guitar from Michael Landau. CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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Jimmy, Yoko, & ShinSei Shonagon ... CD
Three Blind Mice/Craftman (Japan), 1978. New Copy ... $19.99 24.00
Some of the coolest sounds we've ever heard from the Three Blind Mice label in the 70s – a trio outing, but one that has the players really changing up their instruments a lot over the course of the album's long tracks – never in a way that's too avant garde or improvisational, but ... read more CD
(Part of the Three Blind Mice Supreme Collection!)

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Antonio Carlos JobimAntonio Carlos Jobim & Friends – Live In Sao Paulo 1993 ... CD
Verve, 1993. Used ... $8.99
With a great lineup of guest artists including Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Gal Costa, and Shirley Horn! (Brazil, Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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Leif Johansson's OrchestraJo Jo ... LP
Metronome (Denmark), 1979. Very Good+ ... $6.99
A fantastic bit of jazz from Denmark – recorded at the end of the 70s, but much more like some of the hippest MPS/Saba experiments of the late 60s! The group's led by drummer Lief Johansson, and has a way of moving through larger arrangements with the mix of modernism and swing we love from ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In a textured cover, with light wear and some smudges.)

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Denton Johnson with Shaun Anderson & Buddy BudsonAfter The Rain ... CD
Denton Johnson, 2010. Used ... $2.99
A recent album from the Detroit scene – features the Buddy Budson quintet with Shaun Anderson on vocals. (Vocalists, Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Dick JohnsonMusic For Swinging Moderns ... CD
EmArcy/Nippon (Japan), 1956. Used ... $22.99
One of the few albums ever recorded by one of our favorite alto players of the 50s! Dick Johnson is a real lost talent – a sharp-edge player who came from the same Boston scene as Charlie Mariano, and who had a similarly soulful approach! His tone is as sharp as that of Lee Konitz, but he ... read more CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)
Also available Music For Swinging Moderns ... LP 28.99

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✨✧ Dick JohnsonMusic For Swinging Moderns ... LP
EmArcy, 1956. Very Good ... $28.99
One of the few albums ever recorded by one of our favorite alto players of the 50s! Dick Johnson is a real lost talent – a sharp-edge player who came from the same Boston scene as Charlie Mariano, and who had a similarly soulful approach! His tone is as sharp as that of Lee Konitz, but he ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label drummer logo pressing, with deep groove! Vinyl is nice and clean – but cover has some aging, a split bottom seam, and a bit of splitting on the top.)
Also available Music For Swinging Moderns ... CD 22.99

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Eddie JohnsonIndian Summer (plus bonus track) ... CD
Nessa, 1981. New Copy ... $13.99 16.98
A great set from the Chicago scene – one recorded in the early 80s, but put together with a really timeless sound overall! The album's a rediscovery of tenorist Eddie Johnson – a player who'd been away from music for part of the 70s, but who returns beautifully here with a raspy tenor ... read more CD

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Henry JohnsonYou're The One ... LP
MCA/Impulse, 1986. Very Good+ ... $5.99
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(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a name in pen and a promo stamp.)

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✨✧ JJ JohnsonEminent Jay Jay Johnson Vol 2 ... CD
Blue Note, 1953. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Second volume of the two LP set that compiled JJ's bop trombone sides for Blue Note. Great stuff, and arguably among some of his best work. The arrangements are tight, and JJ's in the company of great rhythm players like Kenny Clarke, Horace Silver, and Paul Chambers, who make the sessions really ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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JJ JohnsonJJ's Broadway ... CD
Verve, 1963. Used ... $9.99
JJ's Broadway is a-ok with us – a hip mix of small group tunes, played with the great Walter Perkins on drums, and handled with a much more complicated approach than most other "jazz meets Broadway" type albums! About half the tracks feature a quartet with Perkins on drums, plus ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ JJ JohnsonLive At Cafe Bohemia 1957 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... $12.99
Features a quintet – with JJ Johnson on trombone, Bobby Jaspar on tenor and flute, Tommy Flanagan on piano, Wilbur Little on bass, and Elvin Jones on drums! CD
(Out of print.)

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JJ JohnsonReally Livin ... LP
Columbia, Late 50s. Very Good ... $18.99
One of the hippest, hardest albums that trombonist JJ Johnson ever cut for Columbia – a session we'd rank right up there with his amazing JJ Inc record, and like that one a really cooking hardbop record that maybe even rivals the best on Blue Note and Prestige at the time! As with that gem, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Nice 6 eye pressing!)

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✨✧ JJ JohnsonTangence ... CD
Gitanes/Verve (France), 1995. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Features guest trumpet from Wynton Marsalis. CD
(Out of print. BMG Direct pressing.)

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JJ JohnsonVivian ... CD
Concord, 1992. Used ... $3.99
JJ Johnson on trombone, Ted Dunbar on guitar, Rob Schneiderman on piano, Rufus Reid on bass, and Akira Tana on drums. CD
(Out of print, booklet has a slight cut corner.)

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JJ Johnson & Kai WindingJay & Kai + 6 ... LP
Columbia, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $7.99
One of the flashiest Columbia sessions from the team of Kai Winding and JJ Johnson – but also one of the best! The record almost borders on gimmicky – with an 8-piece trombone section, and use of the unusual trombonium instrument – but thanks to some deft arranging, the sound is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono 6 eye pressing with deep groove in the "Jay & Kai" cover. Cover has some wear and aging, yellowed tape on the seams and spine, an index label at the top left corner, and name stamp on front and back. Labels have a sticker and name stamps.)

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✨✧ JJ Johnson & Kai WindingNuf Said ... CD
Bethlehem, 1957. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A great mid 50s recordings by one of the greatest pairings in popular jazz of the time – the twin-trombone lead work of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding, both players who'd come from differing backgrounds, but who created a wonderful new sound together! The interplay between the trombones on ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Nuf Said ... CD 7.99

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✨✧ JJ Johnson & Kai WindingNuf Said ... CD
Bethlehem, 1957. Used ... $7.99
A great mid 50s recordings by one of the greatest pairings in popular jazz of the time – the twin-trombone lead work of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding, both players who'd come from differing backgrounds, but who created a wonderful new sound together! The interplay between the trombones on ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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JJ Johnson & Kai WindingStonebone (red vinyl pressing) (2020 Record Store Day Release) ... LP
CTI/A&M, 1970. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $19.99
A truly fantastic record, and one that's become the stuff of legend over the years – a rare CTI album that was only ever issued in Japan – and which may well be one of the coolest sessions recorded during the A&M years of the label! Trombonists JJ Johnson and Kai Winding had ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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JJ Johnson & Kai Winding/Bennie GreenKai & Jay/Bennie Green With Strings ... LP
Prestige, 1952. Near Mint- ... $11.99
A great pairing of sides by two of the fifties greatest trombone acts! JJ Johnson and Kai Winding are on one side, with a boppish set of tunes, and Bennie Green's on the other, with a tight string ensemble. The music holds little surprises, but there's some nice takes on standards and of course, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(OJC pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

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✨✧ JJ Johnson QuintetDial J J 5 (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Columbia (Japan), Early 60s. Used ... $14.99
One of JJ's best from the late 50s – a tightly crackling hardbop set, recorded very much in the manner of his classic JJ Inc album! The sound here is a bit more compact overall – with some shorter tracks that really allow Johnson to display his keen sense of economy on his horn, while ... read more CD
(Out of print, 1993 Japanese pressing. Small cutout hole through spine and tray card.)

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✨✧ Marc Johnson's Right Brain PatrolMagic Labyrinth ... CD
JMT/Verve, 1994. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Marc Johnson on bass, Wolfgang Muthspiel on electric and acoustic guitar, and Arto Tuncboyaciyan on percussion and voice. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Plas Johnson With The Grease PatrolLA 55 ... LP
Carrell, 1983. Very Good+ ... $7.99
With Billy Rogers on guitar, Art Hillery on bass, and Jimmy Smith on drums. Titles include "Hard Times", "Cherry", "The Grease Patrol", and "Gee Baby". LP, Vinyl record album

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Rudolph JohnsonSpring Rain ... CD
Black Jazz/Real Gone, 1971. New Copy ... $12.99 13.99
One of the few albums ever cut by reedman Rudolph Johnson – a hell of a saxophonist, and one with a great ability to combine the spiritual with the searing – a bit like Joe Farrell at his CTI best, but not as freewheeling – nicely focused, and a little bit funky in all the right ... read more CD
Also available Spring Rain ... LP 22.99

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Rudolph JohnsonSpring Rain ... LP
Black Jazz/Real Gone, 1971. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 23.99
One of the few albums ever cut by reedman Rudolph Johnson – a hell of a saxophonist, and one with a great ability to combine the spiritual with the searing – a bit like Joe Farrell at his CTI best, but not as freewheeling – nicely focused, and a little bit funky in all the right ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Spring Rain ... CD 12.99

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Phillip JohnstonPhillip Johnston's Big Trouble ... CD
Black Saint (Italy), 1993. Used ... $6.99
Phillip Johnston on soprano and alto saxophone, Bob Debellis on soprano and baritone saxophone and bass clarinet, Jim Leff on trombone, David Hofstra on bass and tuba, Kevin Norton on drums, percussion, marimba, and glockenspiel, Adam Rogers on guitar, Joe Ruddick on keyboards and sampler, Joe ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Pete JollySweet September (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
AVA/P-Vine (Japan), 1963. Used ... $24.99
Great work from one of the grooviest pianists of the 60s – a player who could always keep things lively and swinging, even in a small combo session! The album's one of Pete Jolly's gems for the Ava label – a follow-up to his semi-hit Little Bird, and like that one, a record done with ... read more CD
(Out of print. Includes obi!)

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✨✧ Boogaloo Joe JonesLegends Of Acid Jazz – No Way/What It Is ... CD
Prestige, 1970/1971. New Copy ... $13.99 14.98
Prepare yourself for some massive guitar-heavy funk – with 2 classic Prestige albums from the legendary Ivan Boogaloo Joe Jones! First up is No Way – a record that features him working with a young Grover Washington Jr on tenor, whose got a sound here that's way harder than on some of ... read more CD

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Boogaloo Joe JonesRight On Brother (RVG remaster edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Prestige, 1970. New Copy ... $11.99 12.98
A fantastic album of funky jazz guitar – by one of the best players in the genre! This is Ivan's first truly sublime album – a set that showed the world that he was easily one of the greatest jazz guitarists of his generation – able to spin out single-note jams with a speed and ... read more CD

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Elvin JonesLive At The Village Vanguard ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1968. New Copy ... $13.99
Prime post-Coltrane material from Elvin Jones – featuring his "power trio" style of operation, with one great sax player out front, and Jones kicking it in the back with the bass player! In this case, the sax player is George Coleman – who's really finding a voice of his own ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)

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Elvin JonesMain Force ... CD
Vanguard/Wounded Bird, 1976. New Copy ... $10.99 11.98
Drummer Elvin Jones is listed as the main force on the cover – but as with all of his 70s albums, the whole outing is very much a strong group affair – thanks to a killer core quartet that features Ryo Kawasaki on guitar, Pat LaBarbera on reeds and Dave Williams on bass – working ... read more CD

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Elvin JonesTime Capsule ... CD
Vanguard/Wounded Bird, 1977. New Copy ... $10.99 11.98
A real standout in the 70s catalog of Elvin Jones – for a number of key reasons! First up, the set's got more of an electric vibe than usual – thanks to Fender Rhodes from Kenny Barron and guitar from Ryo Kawasaki, who really help shape the sound of the set! Second, production is by ... read more CD

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Elvin JonesYoungblood ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1992. New Copy ... $13.99
Plenty of young blood here – a trio of powerful horn players who really make the set stand out nicely! Elvin Jones proves once again that his ear for a horn is almost as great as his work on the drums – and having chosen the trumpet of Nicholas Payton, and tenors of Javon Jackson and ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)

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Elvin Jones with Jan Hammer & Gene PerlaElvin Jones Is On The Mountain ... CD
PM/Solid (Japan), 1975. New Copy ... $18.99
An overlooked gem from Elvin Jones' mid 70s years – and a sweet fusion jammer that has the best kick of the classics on the PM label! The group's a trio, with Jones on drums, Gene Perla on bass, and Jan Hammer on drums – and Elvin may be the leader of the set, but the real strength of ... read more CD
(Part of the Modern Jazz Connection series!)

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Elvin Jones/Takehisa TanakaWhen I Was At Aso Mountain ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1990. Used ... $18.99
Elvin Jones introduces Japanese pianist Takehisa Tanaka to a larger audience – giving him a perfect setting with a quartet format that also includes Cecil McBee on bass Sonny Fortune on flute and tenor sax! Tanaka's style is a bit laidback – spacious, but sometimes a bit wispy, even ... read more CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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Etta JonesSo Warm ... LP
Prestige, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Etta Jones is definitely nice and warm here – working with some great backings from Oliver Nelson, who mixes in a bit of strings with the usual jazzy punch he was delivering at the time! Jones' vocals are at the height of her early powers here – working with poise, class, and a heck of ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Silver and black label pressing, with an RVG stamp. Cover has light wear in a bottom corner, but is nice overall.)

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Hank JonesFavors ... CD
Verve, 1996. Used ... $9.99
With George Mraz on bass & Dennis Mackrel on drums. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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Hank JonesHanky Panky ... CD
East Wind/Test Of Time, 1975. Used ... $11.99
A beautiful bit of understated 70s brilliance from Hank Jones – working here in a no-nonsense format that rivals the greatness of his earlier years! At one level, the album's recorded with some of the touches of some of the Japanese trio sides of the 70s – yet the tunes here are ... read more CD

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Ivan Boogaloo Joe JonesSweetback ... CD
P-Vine (Japan), 1975. New Copy ... $24.99
A monster set of work by one of the funkiest guitar players ever! Ivan Boogaloo Joe Jones recorded a number of sides for Prestige Records during the early 70s – but this rare gem came out after all those, in 1975, on the tiny Joka label, and never really got into proper circulation at the ... read more CD
(Reissued with the original cover!)

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✨✧ Jo JonesJo Jones Special (Jazztone pressing) ... LP
Jazztone, 1955. Very Good ... $9.99
A really classic set from drummer Jo Jones – really more of a small group Count Basie outing – given that Basie himself guests on piano, and other players here include Freddie Green on guitar, Lucky Thompson on tenor, Emmet Berry on trumpet, and Bennie Green on trombone! The style is ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Beige label pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear, a small sticker and ink stamps on the front and labels.)

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Jo JonesJo Jones Trio ... LP
Everest, 1959. Near Mint- ... $19.99
A real classic from drummer Jo Jones – and the kind of a spare session that really lets his work on drums come to the forefront! Jo's working here with Ray Bryant on piano and brother Tommy Bryant on bass – in a mode that's got some of the soulful undercurrents of the Bryant recordings ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing in the slipcase cover, with light wear and a small split in the top seam.)

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Jo JonesMain Man ... LP
Pablo, 1976. Near Mint- ... $9.99
With Harry Edison and Roy Eldridge on trumpets, Vic Dickenson on trombone, Eddie Davis on tenor, Sam Jones on bass, Freddie Green on guitar, and Tommy Flanagan on piano. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Jonah JonesMuted Jazz ... LP
Capitol, Late 50s. Very Good ... $2.99
Features John Browne on bass, Harold Austin on drums, and George Rhodes on piano. LP, Vinyl record album
(Teal label pressing. Cover has a half split spine.)

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Oliver JonesNorthern Summit ... CD
Enja/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1990. New Copy ... $16.99
Pianist Oliver Jones takes a page here from the book of Canadian countryman Oscar Peterson – and works here in a drum-less trio, with beautifully well-rounded support from Red Mitchell on bass and Herb Ellis on guitar! Jones is definitely his own sort of stylist on the keys, but the setting ... read more CD
(Part of the Enja 50th Anniversary Campaign!)

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Oliver JonesSecond Time Around ... CD
Justin Time (Canada), 2008. Used ... $6.99
A solo piano album – tracks include "When I Fall In Love", "Angel And Mr. Jones", "D For Doxas", "Simple Blues", and "Surrey With A Fringe On Top". CD
(Please note this copy is missing the booklet.)

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Philly Joe JonesDrums Around The World ... LP
Riverside, 1959. Very Good ... $44.99
A wonderfully experimental album from drummer Philly Joe Jones – and one that has just the right sort of "ethnic" feel to earn its "Around The World" title! Mostly, the ethnicity comes through in exotic reed work by Sahib Shihab, Herbie Mann, and Cannonball Adderley ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Small blue label pressing – silver text, microphone logo, and deep groove! Vinyl has a short click in one spot. Cover has a split top seam, and a bit of splitting on the spine – but is otherwise nice.)

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✨✧ Philly Joe JonesPhilly Joe Jones Showcase ... LP
Riverside, Late 50s. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
A record that's definitely a showcase for the drums of Philly Joe Jones – definitely a rising talent at the time – but one that also features excellent work from a modernist hardbop group – with a very unusual lineup that includes Bill Barron on tenor and Julian Priester on ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Small blue label Bill Grauer Productions pressing, RLP 12-313, with microphone logo and deep groove. Cover has some wear and aging, and is split at the top seam and spine, with masking tape remnants at the top and bottom.)

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✨✧ Quincy JonesBaby Elephant Walk/Mr Lucky ... 7-inch
Mercury, 1964. Very Good+ ... $4.99
(Funky 45's, Jazz) 7-inch, Vinyl record
(White label promo. Label has a small sticker.)

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Quincy JonesBanning ... CD
La La Land, 1967. New Copy ... $19.99
A really rare soundtrack from Quincy Jones – right up there with his jazziest gems of the 60s, but never issued on record at the time! The music is for an obscure film with Robert Wagner in the lead, and the sounds are a hip blend of the earlier jazz modes of Quincy, with some of the fuller ... (Soundtracks, Jazz) read more CD
(Limited edition!)

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✨✧ Quincy JonesBig Band Bossa Nova ... CD
Mercury/Verve, 1962. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Perhaps THE greatest Quincy Jones album of the 60s – a hard-swinging batch of big band bossa tunes – and one of the greatest American takes on the bossa sound ever! Quincy really brings a lot of soul to the set – syncopating the bottom end of the tunes to really bring out the ... read more CD

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Quincy JonesBirth Of A Band ... LP
Mercury, Late 50s. Good ... $5.99
A very swingin, very groovy early album from Quincy – one that's clearly in the big band mode, but handled with soulful touches that really set it apart from the genre! The band is a great one all the way through – and the album features solos by Zoot Sims, Jerome Richardson, Phil ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear and aging and some small stains on back.)

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✨✧ Quincy JonesBody Heat ... LP
A&M, 1974. Very Good+ ... $14.99
In the early 70s, Quincy Jones surrounded himself with some of the best young soul and jazz talent he could find, plus a few older pros – and the result was a great series of albums that spanned genres and created a whole new approach to modern R&B. This gem of a record was put together ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has light surface wear.)

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Quincy JonesCaravan – Quincy Jones Big Band – 45rpm Audio Check ... LP
Mercury (Japan), Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $14.99
A pretty great Japanese-only release – one that spins at 45rpm, which adds a lot of strong fidelity to these Quincy Jones Mercury recordings from the 60s! Titles include "Essom", "Ghana", "Caravan", "They Say It's Wonderful", and "Air Mail ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has moderate ring and edge wear with an import sticker in the top left.)

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Quincy JonesDude ... LP
A&M, 1981. New Copy Gatefold (reissue)... $22.99 24.99
A super-huge album from Quincy Jones – a record that's almost like Quincy's trying to show the whole younger generation that an older master like himself can still deliver the goods! The set was delivered right after Quincy helped out Michael Jackson on Off The Wall – and while it's ... (Soul, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(40th Anniversary pressing!)

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Quincy JonesGula Matari ... LP
A&M, 1970. Sealed Gatefold ... $38.99
A real step forward for Quincy Jones – a record that really shows the jazzman moving into sophisticated new territory – a sound that's just right for the CTI generation! The album's got a vibe that's a bit similar to Quincy's Walking In Space album, but it's a lot deeper too – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Sealed vintage pressing!)

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Quincy JonesQuincy Jones & His Orchestra – Live In Ludwigshafen 1961 ... CD
Jazz Haus (Germany), 1961. Used ... $9.99
An unreleased live performance from the Quincy Jones all-star group of 1961 – heard here on a famous European tour that also had the individual members really having a great influence on the scene overseas! The lineup here is something of a dream band – as the record features solos ... read more CD
(Out of print and still sealed.)

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Quincy JonesQuincy Jones Plays Hip Hits (Japanese paper sleeve edition) ... CD
Mercury (Japan), 1963. Used ... $28.99
One of Quincy Jones' best for Mercury Records in the 60s – a very groovy record that was done with a feel that's somewhere in between his Big Band Bossa album and his best 60s soundtrack work! The format is simple – Quincy picks a sweet batch of jazz semi-hits from the early 60s, plays ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Quincy JonesQuintessence ... CD
Impulse, 1961. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A very soulful set of big band material from Quincy Jones – recorded during that tight early 60s period when his arrangements just couldn't fail! The album's his only session for Impulse, and it's got a slightly deeper style than his work from the time for Mercury – a bit more ... read more CD
(Out of print. Spine has a small index sticker.)

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Quincy JonesRoots – Original Soundtrack ... LP
A&M, 1976. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Quincy Jones may be best remembered for his funky soundtrack work of the 70s – but the man can also hit a deeper, more serious vein when he wants – as he does on this ambitious album-length project inspired by the landmark Roots mini-series! The music isn't a straight soundtrack from ... (Soundtracks, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve and insert.)

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Quincy JonesSounds & Stuff Like That ... LP
A&M, 1978. Very Good ... $7.99
The Dude at the height of his powers – serving up a smooth blend of soul and jazz that set the standard for an entire generation! As with some of his other 70s albums, Quincy's working here with a host of great talents that make the record sizzle – guests that include Hubert Laws, ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(In the embossed cover.)

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Robin Jones SevenEl Maja ... CD
Apollo Sound/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1972. New Copy ... $26.99
A classic album of Latin grooves from the UK scene – a musical world that wasn't always a hotbed of styles in the Afro-Cuban mode, but which did have the benefit of the mighty percussionist Robin Jones! Jones was born in India, but moved to London during the same post-colonial jazz migration ... (Latin, Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Sean JonesRoots ... CD
Mack Avenue, 2006. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Sean Jones on trumpet, Eddie Howard on piano and organ, Orrin Evans on piano, Tia Fuller on alto saxophone, Luques Curtis on acoustic bass, and Jerome Jennings and Obed Calvaire on drums. CD
(Punch through barcode.)

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Thad Jones & Mel LewisComplete Solid State Recordings Of The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra (5CD set) ... CD
Mosaic, Late 60s. Used 5CDs ... $159.99
Amazing work, most of it not on CD – features the albums Consummation, Central Park North, Live At The Village Vanguard, Monday Night, Thad Jones/Mel Lewis, and Presenting Thad Jones/Mel Lewis & The Jazz Orchestra. Features unissued material, too! CD
(Out of print, limited numbered edition! Box and book are in nice shape!)
 
 



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