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Taking Care Of Business – Featuring Waltzing To Jazz

LP (Item 450027) Calla, Late 60s — Condition: Very Good

Very groovy work from arranger Larry Page – a set that's a bit jazz, a bit easy, and plenty darn groovy throughout! The Larry Page sound is built upon a stepping rhythm, a snakey sax, and a sweet female vocal – used wordlessly in a way that drifts through the fuller grooves of the group, often with a nice sence of balance to the sharper edge of the sax! There's a surprising bite to most numbers here, a sense of soul that keeps these tunes from being the easy listening work you might guess from the cover – a bit like some of the John Schroeder work done over in the UK at the same time. Titles include "Leanda's Theme", "Waltzing To Jazz", "African Waltz", "Take Five", "Jo Jo", "Gravy Waltz", and "Everyone's Gone To The Moon".  © 1996-2019, 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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