Early in his career, Donald Byrd spent some time in Paris – where he not only got a chance to work in a whole new setting with some really great players, but he also got to record some fantastic sides that still stand as some of his best hardbop work! This rare album was originally issued on ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Limited to 1000 copies – and done with great vinyl, and a heavy European-style cover!)
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 ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album
John Lewis & Sacha Distel —
Afternoon In Paris ... LP Atlantic/Sam Records (France), 1956. New Copy (reissue)...
About August 30, 2015 (delayed)
We would gladly trade every other John Lewis album for a copy of this album – because the album's a treasure all the way through – and a really unique set, with a really unique feel! The session features Lewis' piano in the company of a hip French group that includes Sasha Distel on ... (Jazz) read moreLP, Vinyl record album