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Ahmad JamalWhat's New ... CD
Telstar, Late 50s/1960s. Used ... $5.99
Includes the songs "What's New", "I'll Take Romance", "My Funny Valentine", "Like Someone in Love", "Falling in Love with Love", "The Best Thing for You", "April in Paris", "Night Mist Blues", "Beautiful Love" ... read more CD

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Bob James12 ... LP
Tappan Zee, 1984. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $4.99
With Gary King and Marcus Miller on bass; David Brown, Eric Gale, and Steve Khan on guitar; Kirk Whalum on saxophone, and Steve Sumner and Yogi Horton on drums. Titles include "No Pay No Play", "Courtship", "Midnight", "Ruby Ruby Ruby", and "Legacy" ... LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing.)

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Bob JamesAll Around The Town ... CD
Tappan Zee/Koch, 1979. Used 2CD ... $9.99
A live set by Bob – packaged in a cover that has a picture of him in a Taxi, certainly designed to cash in on his fame doing the theme for that TV show! The record's actually quite nice, and is a good blend of the mellow Bob from later years and the darker Bob from earlier ones – ... read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Bob JamesBJ4 ... CD
CTI/Koch, 1976. Used ... $11.99
The 4th in Bob James legendary run of Fender Rhodes classics for CTI – and a record that still has him working with the dark edges that made the first few so great! As usual with these sets, there's a way of putting over the groove that's really unique – not really funky, but spacious ... read more CD
(Out of print. Barcode has a cutout hole.)

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Bob JamesBold Conceptions ... CD
Verve, 1962. Used ... $11.99
Early early work by Bob James – recorded years before his classic 70s sides on electric piano, and in a brightly modern mode that recalls the spirit of Steve Kuhn and Paul Bley at the time! The set's a trio session – produced by Quincy Jones, who'd heard the young James and rushed him ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Bold Conceptions ... LP 19.99

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Bob JamesBold Conceptions ... LP
Mercury, 1962. Near Mint- ... $19.99
Early early work by Bob James – recorded years before his classic 70s sides on electric piano, and in a brightly modern mode that recalls the spirit of Steve Kuhn and Paul Bley at the time! The set's a trio session – produced by Quincy Jones, who'd heard the young James and rushed him ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing, with obi – 195J 48. Cover has a very small cut corner.)
Also available Bold Conceptions ... CD 11.99

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Bob JamesFoxie ... LP
Tappan Zee, 1983. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $5.99
A schmaltzy cover, but still some pretty nice work from Bob James – playing here in a smaller combo mode that hangs onto the format of his earlier classics on CTI! The keyboards definitely have some sounds that mark the early 80s date of the record – but they're still warmer and more ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a spot of tape on the spine and a promo stamp.)

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Bob JamesHeads ... LP
Tappan Zee, 1977. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $11.99
Heads or tails, it's a winner every time – as the record's one of the last clear moments of genius from keyboardist Bob James in the 70s! The sound here is stepping out a bit more from Bob's earlier sides on CTI, but there's still plenty of great keyboard work to make the album worth seeking ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Bob JamesOnce Upon A Time – The Lost 1965 New York Studio Sessions (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Resonance, 1965. New Copy Gatefold ... $16.99 19.99
Rare material from pianist Bob James – and tracks that are a lot different than his funky Fender Rhodes albums of the 70s! The set is the first-ever issued of work recorded at Columbia University in 1965 – and the vibe is a bit like James' album for Mercury Records around the same time ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Hand-numbered limited edition pressing – on 180 gram vinyl pressed at RTI!)

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Bob JamesOne ... LP
CTI, 1974. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $39.99
A landmark album – not only for Bob James, but 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 modern hip hop ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Yellow label pressing with Van Gelder stamp. Includes the CTI inner sleeve. NOTE – Cover appears to have been replaced with a reissue.)
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One (MQA CD pressing) ... CD 14.99
One (SACD pressing) ... CD 20.99

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Bob JamesOne (MQA CD pressing) ... CD
CTI/Evosound, 1974. New Copy ... $14.99 15.99
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 – MQA CD!)
Also available
One ... LP 39.99
One (SACD pressing) ... CD 20.99

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Bob JamesOne (SACD pressing) ... CD
CTI/Evosound, 1974. New Copy ... $20.99 21.98
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 ... LP 39.99
One (MQA CD pressing) ... CD 14.99

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Bob JamesSign Of The Times ... CD
Tappan Zee/Koch, 1981. Used ... $6.99
Soulful 80s work from Bob James – a record that features him working a bit with Rod Temperton of Heatwave, in a style that's got a few more soul-based modes than before! Temperton wrote half of the tracks on the record – the tighter, catchier ones that often use a bit of backing vocals ... read more CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Bob JamesSign Of The Times ... LP
Tappan Zee/Columbia, 1981. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $9.99
Soulful 80s work from Bob James – a record that features him working a bit with Rod Temperton of Heatwave, in a style that's got a few more soul-based modes than before! Temperton wrote half of the tracks on the record – the tighter, catchier ones that often use a bit of backing vocals ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Bob JamesSwan ... CD
Koch/Tappan Zee, 1983. Used ... $6.99
Mellow grooving with Bob James – not as darkly-tinged as some of his 70s fusion classics, but that's probably because he was making so much money by this point! The record's still pretty decent overall – a lot better than some of the fusion imitators that showed up in Bob's wake – ... read more CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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✨✧ Bob JamesThree ... CD
Tappan Zee/Columbia, 1976. Used ... $11.99
Dark genius from keyboardist Bob James – one of his seminal 70s classics for CTI! The album follows strongly in the spirit of the records One and Two – using James' spacious approach to Fender Rhodes alongside some backings that are electric, yet have an earthily funky quality that ... read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Three ... LP 14.99

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Bob JamesThree ... LP
CTI, 1976. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $14.99
Dark genius from keyboardist Bob James – one of his seminal 70s classics for CTI! The album follows strongly in the spirit of the records One and Two – using James' spacious approach to Fender Rhodes alongside some backings that are electric, yet have an earthily funky quality that ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original pressing with Van Gelder stamp. Cover has some marker on front.)
Also available Three ... CD 11.99

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Harry JamesHarry James & His Orchestra Featuring Frank Sinatra – The Complete Recordings – 1939 ... CD
Columbia, 1939. Used ... $3.99
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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Harry JamesStill Harry After All These Years (Deluxe Box Set) ... LP
Sheffield Labs, 1979. Near Mint- Box Set ... $24.99
40th Anniversary edition in a deluxe box set – Titles include "Caravan", "Satin Doll", "Roll Em", "Take The A Train", "Ciao", the always great "Sanford And Son", and more! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the insert.)

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Harry James & His OrchestraSoft Lights, Sweet Trumpet (10-inch) ... LP
Columbia, 1954. Very Good ... $2.99
Titles include "Serenade In Blue", "Manhattan", "September In The Rain", "You Go To My Head", "That Old Feeling", "If I'm Lucky", "Just A Gigolo", and "Embraceable You". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some discoloration from age.)

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Horst JankowskiJankowskeynotes ... CD
MPS (Germany), 1970. Used ... $16.99
Funky piano with a great MPS twist – and one of our favorite albums ever from Horst Jankowski! Horst is best known for his internationally successful easy listening work of the mid 60s, but this album's far far different than those recordings – a really groovy batch of tunes that ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Joseph Jarman & Famoudou Don MoyeCalypso's Smile ... CD
AECO/Southport, 1984/1991. Used ... $19.99
A CD that reissues 2 different sessions recorded by Jarman and Moye – one from 1984 and one from 1991. Jarman plays a host of reed instruments that include flute, bass clarinet, soprano, tenor, and alto saxes – and Moye plays assorted percussion. Essiet Okon Essiet also plays bass on ... read more CD
(Out of print and still sealed!)

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Keith JarrettAt The Blue Note – Saturday, June 4th 1994 1st Set ... CD
ECM (Germany), 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
Also available Budapest Concert ... LP 39.99

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Keith JarrettBudapest Concert ... LP
ECM (Germany), 2020. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $39.99 41.98
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 LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Budapest Concert ... CD 24.99

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✨✧ Keith JarrettConcerts – Bregenz ... LP
ECM, 1981. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Sublime solo work from Keith Jarrett – that beautiful unstructured style he virtually invented in the 70s! LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has a promo stamp, minimal wear, and Digital Recording sticker.)

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Keith JarrettExpectations ... CD
Columbia/Sony, 1972. Used ... $8.99
A totally wonderful album from the young Keith Jarrett – and a set that's different than most of the pianist's other well-known modes – not his solo improvisations, not his successful trio material, and not even his more outside quartet modes of the 70s – but instead this ... read more CD
(Out of print Columbia Jazz Contemporary Masters pressing.)

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Keith JarrettFacing You ... LP
ECM, 1972. Very Good+ ... $9.99
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 JarrettKoln Concert ... CD
ECM (Germany), 1975. Used ... $5.99
A genre-defining moment from pianist Keith Jarrett – a record that really set the world on fire, and which continues to charm all these many decades later! Although Jarrett had already made some amazing music in a trio setting during the 60s, and in his more freewheeling groups with Dewey ... read more CD

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Keith JarrettLa Scala ... CD
ECM, 1997. Used ... $7.99
A lengthy, two-part solo improvisation, followed by Harold Arlen's "Over The Rainbow". CD
(Punch through traycard artwork.)

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✨✧ Keith JarrettMelody At Night – With You ... CD
ECM (Germany), 1999. Used ... $6.99
Magical solo work from pianist Keith Jarrett – a set that's comprised almost entirely of standards, similar to some of the better-known trio recordings in this format by the artist – and which has Jarrett playing in this really evocative way that definitely lives up to the title! The ... read more CD
(Slipcase has light wear.)

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Keith JarrettMy Song ... CD
ECM, 1978. Used ... $8.99
With Palle Danielsson on bass, Jon Christensen on drums, and Jan Garbarek on tenor and soprano sax. CD
Also available My Song ... LP 9.99

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Keith JarrettMy Song ... LP
ECM, 1978. Very Good+ ... $9.99
With Palle Danielsson on bass, Jon Christensen on drums, and Jan Garbarek on tenor and soprano sax. LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing. Cover has light wear and a promo stamp.)
Also available My Song ... CD 8.99

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Keith JarrettStandards Vol 2 ... CD
ECM, 1983. Used ... $11.99
A second great set of standards from Keith Jarrett – and like the first one, a great reminder to many that the pianist was still very strongly schooled in jazz! Although Keith really opened up ways for pianists to stretch out in the 70s, his move to material like this in the early 80s was a ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Keith JarrettSun Bear Concerts – Piano Solo Recorded In Japan (6CD box set) ... CD
ECM, 1978. Used 6 CDs ... $69.99
One of the crowning moments of Keith Jarrett's longform improvised style of the 70s – a huge batch of concert material recorded in Japan – done in a style that's similar to his famous Koln and Berlin concert records! The album features different performances from Kyoto, Osaka, Nagoya, ... read more CD
(Outer box has a tear along the outer box spine but the set is in overall fine shape.)

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✨✧ Keith JarrettTreasure Island ... LP
Impulse, 1974. Very Good+ ... $9.99
Ultra-hip work from pianist Keith Jarrett – a session that's filled with joy and life, and which has a lot more energy than some of his albums for ECM! The work here is kind of a refinement of the freer styles that Jarrett had laid down on previous albums – performed with a strongly ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(80s rainbow label pressing in a non-gatefold cover.)

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Keith JarrettVienna Concert ... CD
ECM, 1991. Used ... $11.99
A solo piano performance – includes two long tracks. CD
(Out of print, sticker over barcode.)

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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.)

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Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Jack DeJohnetteUp For It – Live In Juan Les Pins ... CD
ECM, 2002. Used ... $11.99
Another wonderful live date – tracks include "If I Were A Bell", "Butch & Butch", "Someday My Prince Will Come", and the title track, "Up For It". CD

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Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Jack DeJohnetteWhisper Not ... CD
ECM, 1999. Used 2 CDs ... $8.99
Tracks include "Bouncing With Bud", "Groovin High", "Whisper Not", "Round Midnight", and "Poinciana". CD
(BMG Direct pressing.)

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Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Paul MotianAt The Deer Head Inn ... CD
ECM, 1992. Used ... $7.99
The classic trio – opening up nicely on a set of jazz standards! Keith Jarrett on piano, Gary Peacock on bass, and Paul Motian on drums. CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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Scott JarrettWithout Rhyme Or Reason ... LP
Arista, 1980. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $5.99
With Dave Grusin and Keith Jarrett on piano, Buddy Williams and Chris Parker on drums, Marcus Miller on electric bass, Ralph MacDonald on percussion, and Toots Thielemans on harmonica. LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cut corner, promo sticker, and digital recording sticker.)

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JATP All StarsHow High The Moon ... LP
Verve, 1947/1955. Near Mint- ... $2.99
Featured soloists include Buck Clayton on trumpet, Flip Phillips on tenor, Trummy Young on trombone, Coleman Hawkins on tenor, Illinois Jacquet on tenor, Ken Kersey on piano, Willie Smith on alto, Herb Ellis on guitar, Benny Fonville and Ray Brown on bass, and Buddy Rich an Jo Jones on drums. LP, Vinyl record album
(60s VSP pressing. Cover has a cutout hole, light wear, and a small name in pen.)

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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

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✨✧ Jazz At The PhilharmonicJazz At The Philharmonic Volume 6 ... LP
Verve, 1947. Very Good ... Just Sold Out!
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 At The PhilharmonicNorman Granz' Jazz At The Philharmonic (10 inch LP) ... LP
Stinson, Early 50s. Very Good+ ... $39.99
A really transformative record in modern jazz – the first-ever Jazz At The Philharmonic album, issued by Norman Granz on the tiny Stinson label in the years before starting Clef, Norgran, and Verve! The record kicks off the concept with a real bang – offering up soon-to-be-standard ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black vinyl pressing. A nice copy!)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersBest Of The Jazz Crusaders ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1960s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A sweet little set of some of the Jazz Crusaders' best sides from the 60s – a hip swinging selection of short, tight, and very well played soul jazz numbers – grooving hard in a way that was very big with the jukebox and jazz AM crowd! The set list features a good mix of originals and ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersJazz Crusaders At The Lighthouse (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Used ... $11.99
The landmark first album to feature the Jazz Crusaders playing live at the Lighthouse in Hermosa Beach – the start of a great run of albums that would go onto help redefine the sound of soul jazz in the 60s! Although the group was already plenty darn great on their studio sides, working at ... read more CD
(Original 2006 Pacific Jazz/EMI pressing.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersLive At The Lighthouse '66 ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1966. Good Gatefold ... $4.99
One of the Jazz Crusaders' classic funky live sets from the 60's, recorded live at the Lighthouse, where there talents were slowly becoming the stuff of legend. Nice tight soul jazz stuff, with some excellent groovers that include an early version of "Scratch", plus "Blues Up ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing. Vinyl plays with some crackles and occasional pop, with loud surface noise in the left channel at the beginning of Side A. Cover has ring and edge wear, aging, some light stains, and splitting in the top seam.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersLookin' Ahead ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Very Good ... $16.99
A classic hard groover from this great soul jazz combo! The band are in perfect early form, and they wail nicely on some tight tight tight little tracks that virtually define the LA soul jazz sound of the 60s. Includes classics like "Young Rabbits" and "Big Hunk Of Funk" ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue & silver label mono pressing. Cover has a wrinkle in the laminate, and light wear on the spine – but is nice overall.)

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Jazz CrusadersLouisiana Hot Sauce ... CD
Sin-Drome, 1996. Used ... $6.99
Featured guests include Keb Mo, Bobby Womack, and Dionne Warwick. CD

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersUh Huh ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1967. Very Good+ Gatefold ... Just Sold Out!
Killer Jazz Crusaders material – exactly the kind of record that really had the group coming into their own in the second half of the 60s – finding a rich new groove that few other combos could match! The record captures the group at a perfect time – a point when they were ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label stereo pressing.)

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✨✧ Jazz FiveHooter ... LP
Riverside, 1960. Good ... $9.99
Hard swingin' British jazz, issued in the US during a brief period when Riverside/Jazzland was toying with import titles. The group's a quintet, with Vic Ash on tenor, Harry Klein on baritone, and Brian Dee on piano. While less famous than some of the other Brit combos of the time, the group's ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono blue label Bill Grauer Productions Inc pressing, RLP 361, with microphone logo and deep groove. Vinyl plays with faint crackles throughout with occasional pops. Cover has wear and aging, some smudges, and small seam splits.)

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Jazz ModesJazz Modes ... LP
Atlantic, 1959. Very Good+ ... $44.99
One of the rarest albums by this fantastic combo from the late 50s! The band features the very strange mix of French horn, tenor, and soulful piano – played by Julius Watkins, Charlie Rouse, and Gildo Mahones, respectively. The sound shouldn't work, but it does, and beautifully – ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Green label stereo pressing with deep groove – nice and clean! Cover has a small cutout hole, but is great overall.)

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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
Also available Symbiosis (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD 24.99

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Jazz QSymbiosis (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Supraphon/Sony (Japan), 1974. Used ... $24.99
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
(2020 pressing – includes obi!)
Also available Symbiosis (Japanese paper sleeve edition – with bonus tracks) ... CD 32.99

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Jazz QZivi Se Divi – Live In Bratislava 1975 ... CD
GAD (Poland), 1975. Used ... $14.99
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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Jazz SabbathJazz Sabbath ... LP
Black Lake (Netherlands), 2020. New Copy ... $28.99
A really great record, and one that's even better than its gimmick – even though that gimmick is pretty darn great! The group pretends to be a British jazz combo from 1970, and works their way through a host of Black Sabbath tunes from the time – but rather than a straighter reworking ... read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Alain Jean-MarieBiguine Reflections ... CD
Fremeaux & Associates (France), 1992. Used ... $9.99
A really unique little record – a set of jazz reinterpretations of the style of biguine – that highly rhythmic mode from the French West Indies, which itself received a strong influx of jazz in the post-war years! Alain Jean-Marie has roots in Guadeloupe, but plays with the open flow ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jack JefferNew York Dances ... CD
Mapleshade, 1995. Used ... $4.99
Includes the songs "Duof March", "Mood Indigo", "Say Amen, Brothers", "First Time At Last", "Sweet Ema", "Corcovado", "Laura's Little Waltz", "No Mass Merengue", "Summer Night", "Sidewalk Samba", ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Eddie JeffersonLive-Liest ... LP
Muse, 1976. Very Good+ ... $7.99
One of Eddie's last great records, and a smoking live set that has him singing with a group that includes Eric Kloss and Richie Cole on alto saxes – and Mickey Tucker playing some sweet electric piano. The vibe is more traditional vocalese than some of Eddie's other Muse recordings, with a ... (Vocalists, Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has some light wear, but vinyl is nice.)

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Ron JeffersonRon Jefferson Choir ... LP
Polydor (France), Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... $29.99
An amazing record that predates many ideas in soul jazz by a decade! Drummer Ron Jefferson was a lesser-known member of the LA bebop scene of the late 50s and early 60s, but by the time he cut this album for French Polygram in the mid 60s, he'd been to Africa, and had discovered a whole new set of ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited 180 gram reissue on Sam. Vinyl has a mark that clicks a bit during "Africa The Beautiful".)

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John JenkinsJohn Jenkins With Kenny Burrell (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Blue Note, 1957. Used ... $16.99
The great John Jenkins was one of the lesser-known sax stars to come out of the Chicago scene of the late 50s – but he was also one of the best! Jenkins played alto impeccably – with boppish agility, and a deep sense of soul that worked great on this one and only Blue Note session as a ... read more CD
(Out of print Connoisseur pressing.)

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Bill JenningsStompin With Bill ... LP
Gotham/Krazy Kat (UK), 1950s. Near Mint- ... $29.99
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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Generoso JimenezGeneroso Que Bueno Toca Usted ... CD
Pimienta, 2002. Used ... $6.99
(Latin, Jazz) CD
(Out of print)

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Sven Ake Johansson/Niklas Fite/Joel GripSwinging At Topsi's ... CD
Astral Spirits, 2021. New Copy ... $8.99 14.00
Legendary drummer Sven Ake Johansson is still swinging hard here – but in a way that's very much up to his own legacy in jazz! The set features two very long improvisations, plus two more numbers with more of a song structure – played by Johansson on drums, Niklas Fite on acoustic ... read more CD

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✨✧ Buddy JohnsonChronogical Buddy Johnson – 1950 to 1951 ... CD
Classics (France), 1950/1951. Used ... Just Sold Out!
With Purvis Henson, Frank Royal, Julius Watson, Arthur Prysock, David Van Dyke, Ella Johnson, Calvin Strickland, and Leon Comegys. CD
(Out of print.)

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Buddy JohnsonRock N Roll Stage Show ... LP
Mercury/Wing, Mid 50s. Very Good+ ... $6.99
Titles include "Doot Doot Dow", "Any Day Now", "It's Obdacious", "Ain't But One", "A 12", and "I'm Just Your Fool". LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono blue label Wing pressing with deep groove. Cover has a split spine and discoloration from age.)

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David Earle Johnson/John Abercrombie/Dan WallRoute Two ... LP
Landslide, 1981. Sealed ... $19.99
With David Earle Johnson on drums, congas, and percussion, John Abercrombie on electric guitar and mandolin, Dan Wal on organ, Gary Campbell on soprano and tenor, Jeremy Steig on c-flute and bass flute, and Hampton B Coles on vocals. LP, Vinyl record album

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Denton Johnson with Shaun Anderson & Buddy BudsonAfter The Rain ... CD
Denton Johnson, 2010. Used ... $0.99
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 ... LP
EmArcy, 1956. Very Good ... $24.99
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 pressing, with deep groove! Cover has a split top seam, light aging and a small sticker on the back.)

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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+ ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a name in pen and a promo stamp.)

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James P JohnsonSnowy Morning Blues ... CD
Decca/GRP, 1930/1944. Used ... $3.99
James P Johnson playing solo piano or accompanied by drummer Eddie Dougherty. Tracks include "You've Got To Be Modernistic", "Honeysuckle Rose", "My Fate Is In Your Hands", "Squeeze Me", "Carolina Shout", and "A Porter's Love Song" – ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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JJ JohnsonBirdlanders ... CD
Black Bird (Spain), 1954. Used ... $6.99
Includes the songs "Jay Jay's Blues", "I'll Remember April", "There's No You", "Gerry Old Man", "Indiana", "Out Of Nowhere", "If I Had You", "Lisa", "Boo Wah", "Something For Lily", and "Walling ... read more CD
(Out of print and still sealed.)

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JJ JohnsonCafe Bohemia – New York 1957 ... LP
Marshmallow (Japan), 1957. Near Mint- ... $33.99
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! LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited, numbered Japanese pressing. Cover has some light aging, but is nice overall.)

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JJ JohnsonConcepts In Blue ... LP
Pablo, 1981. Very Good+ ... $6.99
A slightly larger group, which gives Johnson a chance to show off his arranging skills – but a set that also leaves plenty of room for solos too! Features JJ Johnson on trombone, Clark Terry on trumpet, Ernie Watts on tenor and alto, and Pete Jolly and Billy Childs on keyboards! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear. Label has some pen. Vinyl has a short click on "Village Blues".)

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JJ JohnsonEminent Jay Jay Johnson Vol 1 (Non RVG remaster edition) ... CD
Blue Note, 1953. Used ... $2.99
First 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 players like Kenny Clarke, Clifford Brown, and Jimmy Heath – who push him with a dark edge that ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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JJ JohnsonEminent Jay Jay Johnson Vol 2 ... CD
Blue Note, 1953. Used ... $3.99
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 JohnsonTangence ... CD
Gitanes/Verve (France), 1995. Used ... $2.99
Features guest trumpet from Wynton Marsalis. CD
(Out of print. BMG Direct pressing.)

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JJ Johnson & Kai WindingJay & Kai + 6 ... LP
Columbia, Mid 50s. Very Good- ... $5.99
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 ... $8.99
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, punch through barcode.)

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JJ Johnson & Kai WindingStonebone (red vinyl pressing) ... 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- ... $2.99
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 ... $11.99
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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✨✧ Rudolph JohnsonSecond Coming ... CD
Black Jazz/Real Gone, 1973. New Copy ... Just Sold Out!
A brilliant album from the overlooked reedman Rudolph Johnson – his second session for the Black Jazz label, and even better than the first! There's a soaring, searching quality to the record that Johnson never had before – a way of handling his tenor with a tone that Coltrane would ... read more CD
Also available Second Coming ... LP 22.99

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Rudolph JohnsonSecond Coming ... LP
Black Jazz/Real Gone, 1973. New Copy (reissue)... $22.99 23.99
A brilliant album from the overlooked reedman Rudolph Johnson – his second session for the Black Jazz label, and even better than the first! There's a soaring, searching quality to the record that Johnson never had before – a way of handling his tenor with a tone that Coltrane would ... read more 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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✨✧ Randy JohnstonIn A-Chord ... CD
Muse, 1994. Used ... $4.99
The title's a bit hokey, and the cover is too – but the record's a really great batch of tenor, organ, and guitar lines – served up with guitarist Randy Johnston at the helm, and featuring great contributions from Eric Alexander and Joey DeFrancesco! Drummer Mickey Roker completes the ... read more CD
(Out of print.)

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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 JonesDear John C (with bonus track) ... CD
Impulse/MCA, 1965. Used ... $12.99
One of the more unusual albums on Impulse – and a beautiful session that's filled with surprises you wouldn't expect! Elvin Jones leads a group of well-chosen bandmates in a hip set of tracks that's sort of a "letter" to Coltrane – with groupings that include either Roland ... read more CD
(Out of print, punch through barcode.)

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Elvin JonesElvin Jones Live At The Town Hall ... LP
PM, 1975. Near Mint- ... $29.99
A fantastic live performance from drummer Elvin Jones – done in 1971 as part of a John Coltrane Memorial Concert – and a record that maybe shows just how much Jones had grown as a leader in the few short years after Coltrane's death! The album features two long, very freewheeling ... read more LP, Vinyl record album
(A nice copy!)

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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 ... Just Sold Out!
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 JonesSkyscrapers Vol 2 ... LP
Honeydew, 1977. Near Mint- ... $29.99
With Elvin on drums, George Coleman on tenor, and Wilbur Little on bass – a real power trio! LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some discoloration from age.)

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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
Also available Time Capsule ... LP 39.99

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Elvin JonesTime Capsule ... LP
Vanguard, 1977. Near Mint- ... $39.99
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 LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some ring and edge wear, with some check marks and a large doodle in pen on back.)
Also available Time Capsule ... CD 10.99

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Elvin Jones & McCoy TynerLove & Peace ... CD
Trio/Ultra Vybe (Japan), 1982. New Copy ... $13.99
A wonderful later album from these two Coltrane bandmembers – reunited here in the early 80s, working in a mode that's very much in keeping with their rich spiritual jazz legacy! The group on the album's a quintet – with Pharoah Sanders on tenor, Richard Davis on bass, and Jean-Paul ... read more CD
 
 



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