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New Violin Summit (Encore)

LP (Item 929165) MPS (Germany), 1971 — Condition: Near Mint-

A live recording from the start of the 70s – one that really shows all the new directions in jazz violin on the European scene! The lineup includes four key players – Sugarcane Don Harris, Jean-Luc Ponty, Nichal Urbaniak, and Nipso Branter – working with a very cool MPS group that includes Wolfgang Dauner on keyboards and electronic devices, Terje Rypdal on guitar, and Robert Wyatt on drums! Tracks are nice and long – and way weirder and wilder than the usual violin jazz record – even from any of the other players.  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Cover has light wear in one corner, but is nice overall.)

Near Mint - (minus)

  • Black vinyl that may show a slight amount of dust or dirt.
  • Should still be very shiny under a light, even with slight amount of dust on surface.
  • One or two small marks that would make an otherwise near perfect record slightly less so. These marks cannot be too deep, and should only be surface marks that won't affect play, but might detract from the looks.
  • May have some flaws and discoloration in the vinyl, but only those that would be intrinsic to the pressing. These should disappear when the record is tilted under the light, and will only show up when looking straight at the record. (Buddah and ABC pressings from the 70's are a good example of this.)
  • May have some slight marks from aging of the paper sleeve on the vinyl.
  • Possible minor surface noise when played.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.

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