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Andrew Nathaniel White III

LP (Item 17488) Andrew's Music, 1971 — Condition: Very Good
(€2.53 || £2.23 || ¥336) (approx.)

An album of solo reed work from the enigmatic Andrew White – a brilliant talent who was part of the DC jazz scene in the 60s and 70s – but who chose to remain out of the limelight, releasing intimate albums like this on his own record label! The album's got a very unique sound – as White blows a variety of reed instruments (tenor, alto, oboe), sometimes in overdubbed modes, which makes for a very cool approach – one that's as haunting as it is spiritual, and a tremendous demonstration of White's unique vision. The titles are mostly White originals – like "Eugly's Tune", "Theme", "Sacred Blues", and "Rim Shot" – and there's also a nice version of Wayne Shorter's "ESP".  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

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