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✨✧ Pepper AdamsComplete Regent Sessions (Cool Sound Of Pepper Adams/Art Pepper & Sonny Redd) ... CD
Savoy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
The complete Regent/Savoy label work of baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams – featuring one full album, plus some great bonus tracks too! The core of the set is from The Cool Sound Of Pepper Adams – one of Pepper's best, and an incredibly swinging session that will make you forget that ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Pepper AdamsHollywood Quintet Sessions (Pepper Adams Quintet/Critic's Choice) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
2 of Pepper Adams' best late 50s outings – back to back on a single CD! First up is the Pepper Adams Quintet album recorded for Mode – a stripped-down quartet session that has him blowing in a very open-ended mode – quite a difference from some of his more tightly arranged sets! ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Joe AlbanyPortrait Of A Legend – Unisssued 1966 Sessions ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1966. Used ... Out Of Stock
Previously unissued material with Joe Albany on piano, Leroy Vinegar on bass, and Frank Capp on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Ronnie BallAll About Ronnie – Memorial Album ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the most obscure modern jazz albums on Savoy – an obscure album that's also one of the few dates as a leader from pianist Ronnie Ball! Also features Ted Brown on tenor, Willie Dennis on trombone, Wendell Marshall on bass, and Kenny Clarke on drums – on titles that include "P ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Billy Bean/Walter Norris/Hal GaylorTrio (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1961/1962. Used ... Out Of Stock
An ultra-hip trio with a very unique approach – Billy Bean on guitar, Walter Norris on piano, and Hal Galor on bass! CD includes six bonus tracks, also recorded in the early 60s! (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Walter BentonOut Of This World ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1960. Used ... Just Sold Out!
One of the few sessions ever recorded by tenor player Walter Benton – a great talent with a very strong voice, coming out of a gutsier 50s era, and growing into a capable hardbop player by the time of this set. The album's got Benton playing in a quintet that features Freddie Hubbard on ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Milt BernhartHorns – His Octet And His Brass Ensemble (Milt Bernhart & His Orchestra/Modern Brass) ... CD
RCA/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954/1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Rare work as a leader from trombonist Milt Bernhart – a great player from the west coast scene of the 50s, but one with a tone that's a bit sweeter than that of some of his contemporaries! The CD brings together an LP and EP recorded for RCA in the mid 50s – with arrangements by Jimmy ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Eddie BertCrosstown (Musician Of The Year/Encore/Montage) ... CD
Savoy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
3 tremendous albums from modern trombonist Eddie Bert – all of which stand as some of his greatest work of the 50s! The records were all originally recorded for Savoy, and all within a few months of each other – and there's a crystal-clear focus on all of them that you don't always ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Note: The material listed as disc one is on disc two and vice versa.)

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✨✧ Eddie BertKaleidoscope ... CD
Discovery/Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. Used ... Out Of Stock
A brilliant example of why Eddie Bert was one of the hippest trombonists of the 50s – a player who could bridge the worlds of Stan Kenton and Charles Mingus, and always come up with a sound that was one of the freshest on his instrument! The bulk of the CD features small combo work Bert ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Paul BleyEarly Trios (Introducing Paul Bley/Paul Bley) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1953/1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
The earliest work on record from pianist Paul Bley – the Canadian modernist who'd become much better known for his more experimental work in later years, but who's heard here on two straighter trio sessions! The first 7 tracks on the CD are from a rare 10" album that Bley cut with Art ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Clifford BrownBrownie Lives! – Live At Basin Street & In Concert At Carnegie Hall ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955/1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
Great live work from the Clifford Brown/Max Roach group of the 50s – including material recorded at Basin Street in 1956, but different than the classic Emarcy album of the same name! These Basin Street sides are from April and May of 1956 – and feature a group with Sonny Rollins on ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Freddie BryantBrazilian Rosewood ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1998. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Featuring Chris Cheek on saxphones, Diego Urcola on trumpet, Freddie Bryant on guitars, Edward Simon on piano, Avishai Cohen on bass, Jordi Rossy on drums and Gilad on percussion. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Al CaiolaDeep In A Dream/Serenade In Blue ... CD
Savoy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Deep In A Dream is early jazz work from guitarist Al Caiola – in a quintet that includes Hank Jones on piano and Kenny Clarke on drums! Serenade In Blue is mellow guitar from Al Caiola – a set that's a lot more jazz-based than his 60s pop work! One side features a group with Romeo ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Red CallenderSwingin' Suite (with bonus tracks from Lowest) ... CD
Modern/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955/1958. Used ... Out Of Stock
Beautiful bass work from 50s LA player Red Callender – heard here on his classic Swingin Suite album for Modern, plus tracks from the MGM album Lowest! Swingin Suite is easily one of Red's tightest sessions – a date that has Callender's basslines strongly leading a nonet of players ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Conte Candoli & Lee MorganDouble Or Nothin' ... CD
Liberty/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great reissue of one of the few albums ever cut as a leader by crack drummer Charlie Persip, though you might miss that as it's issued here under Conte Candoli and Lee Morgan's names! Morgan and Candoli share the front line on only two tracks, and the set was originally issued as one of Howard ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Conte Candoli All StarsLittle Band Big Jazz ... CD
Crown/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1960. Used ... Out Of Stock
An incredible record – and the kind of rare LA bop session that got totally lost because it was never packaged properly! This obscure set was issued by the Crown label under a number of names – both the Conte Candoli All Stars and Vince Guaraldi – and the group includes Conte ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Conte Candoli, Shorty Rogers, Bob Cooper, et alModern Sounds From California – Historic Recordings 1954-1957 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
A treasure trove of west coast jazz work from the mid 50s – one that features a number of unusual sessions! First off, the set includes 4 tracks that were initially recorded under the leadership of Shorty Rogers, most likely for RCA – and featuring players that include Bud Shank, Bob ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print and sealed with a hole through the shrinkwrap.)

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✨✧ Chris CheekVine (180 gram pressing) ... LP
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1999. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... Out Of Stock
One of the best albums ever from saxophonist Chris Cheek – and a set that draws a lot from work by Brad Mehldau on piano and Fender Rhodes, and Kurt Rosenwinkel on guitar! Both of those players have risen to great fame on their own – but here, in a 1999 session that features Cheek on ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Avishai CohenTrumpet Player ... LP
Fresh Sound (Spain), 2003. New Copy 2LP Gatefold ... $24.99 39.99
The debut as a leader from trumpeter Avishai Cohen – and a set that's the start of a great legacy for one of the freshest new voices on his instrument in the past few decades! Here, Cohen is maybe a bit bolder and swinging than on some of his later ECM recordings – and working in a ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(First time on vinyl!)

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✨✧ Al Cohn, Phil Woods, Kenny Dorham, and othersEast-West Jazz Septet – Birdland Stars On Tour 1956 ... CD
RCA/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
A really great little live jazz date from the mid 50s – one that features a unique pairing of east and west coast players, working together as part of a Birdland Stars package tour! The group's an exceptionally balanced one – with players who are all strong enough to work together ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Bob CooperMilano Blues ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... $12.99
With Pim Jacobs & Hans Hammerschmid on piano, Rudolf Hansen & Ruud Jacobs on bass & Victor Plasil & Wessel Ilcken on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Sonny CrissSonny Criss Quartet Featuring Wynton Kelly (aka Sonny Criss At The Crossroads) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1959. Used ... $13.99
A new reissue of this obscure 1959 session recorded by Sonny Criss, one of our favorite alto players of all time! Criss recorded this album in Chicago, as Sonny Criss At The Crossroads, and it's one of the only jazz records ever on the Peacock label, which put out mostly gospel and blues – ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charles Davis QuartetOur Man In Copenhagen – Charles Davis Quartet Plays The Music Of Bent Jaedig ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 2006. Used ... Out Of Stock
Charles Davis on tenor sax, Sam Yahel on piano, Ben Street on bass, and Kresten Osgood on drums. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Marge DodsonIn The Still Of The Night/New Voice In Town ... CD
Fresh Sound, 1959/1960. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A great moody set – one that features compelling arrangements from Coleridge Perkinson! (Vocalists) CD

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✨✧ Eric DolphyMusic Matador ... CD
Fresh Sound, 1962/1963. Used ... Out Of Stock
Amazing work from Eric Dolphy – music that's come out on a number of different labels, under a number of different names – but which is some of his most perfectly-realized ever! The sessions feature a shifting lineup of players – almost presaging the ensemble modes that would ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Eddie DuranJazz Guitarist – Modern Music From San Francisco ... CD
Fantasy/Fresh Sound, 1955/1956/1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great early album from San Francisco guitarist Eddie Duran – a player who's not that well known outside of his native city, but who's been a key contribution to the SF scene for many many years! On this Fantasy debut, Eddie's got a clean, lean, single-line style that's really great – ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Rolf Ericson & His All American StarsRolf Ericson & His All American Stars (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
EmArcy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
A key American album from trumpeter Rolf Ericson – a player with roots in the Swedish scene, but one who also made some big waves on the west coast during the 50s! Although Rolf was living in the US at the time of the date, the set was actually recorded in Sweden, on a tour of that nation ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Art Farmer & Gigi GryceComplete Prestige Recordings 1954 to 1955 (When Farmer Met Gryce/Art Farmer Quintet) ... CD
Prestige/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954/1955. Used ... $13.99 16.99
Seminal modern jazz from Art Farmer & Gigi Gryce – a pair of records the players recorded together on Prestige Records in the mid 50s! First up is When Farmer Met Gryce – one of Art Farmer's pivotal mid 50s sides – recorded in the company of altoist Gigi Gryce, a great player ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Maynard FergusonMaynard Ferguson & His Dreamband Orchestra '56 – Live At Peacock Lane ... CD
Fresh Sound, 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great set from Maynard Ferguson's "Dream Band " – a small orchestra that featured Herb Geller, Richie Kamuca, Mel Lewis, Paul Moer, and Nino Tempo – and which was a perfect vehicle for Ferguson's hard-swinging approach to jazz. There's some slight Kenton touches here – ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print and sealed.)

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✨✧ Fletcher Henderson All StarsBig Reunion ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Ben Webster and Coleman Hawkins on alto saxophone, Bill Pemberton on bass, Buster Bailey on baritone clarinet, Jimmy Crawford on drums, Al Casey on guitar, Red Richards on piano, Garvin Bushell and Hilton Jefferson on saxophone, Haywood Henry on tenor saxophone, Benny Morton, Dickie Wells, and J.C. ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Bob FlorenceName Band 1959 ... CD
Fresh Sound, 1959. Used ... $16.99
Includes a ton of alternate takes – a total of 23 tracks in all! (Jazz) CD
(Out of print and sealed.)

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Raymond FolRediscovering Raymond Fol ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Late 50s/1960s. New Copy 2CD ... $24.99 28.99
A deep dive into the work of pianist Raymond Fol as a leader – material that includes a number of rare broadcast tracks, and a handful of records that have Fol in the spotlight – something that didn't happen all that much, even though Raymond played on dozens of important sessions for ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Curtis FullerCurtis Fuller Quintet With Sonny Redd – Complete Prestige & Savoy Sessions (New Trombone/With Red Garland/Jazz It's Magic) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used 2CD ... Out Of Stock
3 albums worth of material from trombonist Curtis Fuller and saxophonist Sonny Red! First up is New Trombone – an excellent album of hard-blown soul jazz, especially if you dig Sonny Red! Curtis Fuller is the leader of the group, but Sonny Red's also on the record as well – playing ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Herb GellerBirdland Stomp ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1990. Used ... $6.99
Herb Geller's one of those players that almost sounds hipper in the later part of his career – he's lost none of the sharpness of his earlier years, and really starts to open up even more on his solos – as you'll hear on this early 90s session with Kenny Drew on piano! The pair are ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Herb GellerThat Geller Feller (aka Fire In The West) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... $11.99
A gem of a record – easily one of Herb Geller's best! There's a bite to the record we really love – a quality in Geller's tone that really blows us away – and which has had us going back and re-evaluating his career after hearing this set. Part of the strength is the setting ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Stan Getz QuintetBirdland Sessions 1952 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1952. Used ... Out Of Stock
The mighty Stan Getz – recorded in one of his greatest settings of the early 50s! The CD brings together 3 different live performances from the year 1952 – all of them featuring Stan in the company of guitarist Jimmy Raney, a key partner in crime during the time – working in ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Stan Getz QuintetStan Getz At Birdland 1961 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1961. Used ... Out Of Stock
Stan Getz on tenor saxophone, Steve Kuhn on piano, Jimmy Garrison on bass, and Roy Haynes on drums with Symphony Sid Torin as MC. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Terry GibbsTerry Gibbs (plus Mallets A Plenty) ... CD
EmArcy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955/1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
Two gems by vibist Terry Gibbs – back to back on a single CD! First up is the self-titled Emarcy album Terry Gibbs – just the kind of set that shows why Terry was one of the best known players on his instrument in the 50s! Gibbs has a clear, clean style here that's never too laidback, ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Dexter GordonDexter Plays – The Bethlehem Years ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
With Leroy Vinnegar on bass, Lawrence Marable & Stan Levey on drums, Kenny Drew & Lou Levy on piano, Dextor Gordon on tenor saxophone & Frank Rosolino on trombone. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Freddie GreenMr. Rhythm ... CD
RCA/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
A long overdue classic from Count Basie's excellent 50s guitarist! Freddie was one of the strongest single-line players of the 50s – coming to prominence in the years before Grant Green and Wes Montgomery completely transformed jazz guitar, but never getting as much chance as those greats to ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Roger GuerinLe Formidable Roger Guerin – Paris Meetings ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
A well-done overview of some of the best recordings by trumpeter Roger Guerin – one of the most important players on his instrument in Paris during the postwar years – and one of the few to regularly interact with important soloists from overseas! This set brings together Guerin in ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Al HaigAl Haig Today – The Great Piano Of A Piano Great ... CD
Mint/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1965. Used ... Out Of Stock
A great little set from pianist Al Haig – recorded in the 60s, and showing a tremendous growth since his early years! The feel of the set is very different than the Al we knew back in the early 50s – much more lyrical and open-ended, a mixture of blue notes and bossa influences, gently ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Al HaigAl Haig Trio (Period) ... CD
Period/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
A key trio date for pianist Al Haig! The group here features Haig, alongside Bill Crow on bass and Lee Abrams on drums – there's a nicely unified feel here throughout! Haig's at the top of his bop-era powers, but also playing with some warmer, gentler tones at times – a nicely ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Al HaigOne-Day Session – Vogue & Esoteric Recordings ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1952/1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
A key trio date for pianist Al Haig – material recorded on one day in 1954, but which eventually saw release as two different albums on two different labels! The group here features Haig on the keys, alongside Bill Crow on bass and Lee Abrams on drums – and although half the material ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Al Haig TrioEsoteric ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
With Bill Crow on bass and Lee Abraams on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print, crease through traycard artwork.)

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✨✧ Chico HamiltonChico Hamilton Quintet Complete Studio Sessions 1956/1957 (Chico Hamilton Quintet/Sweet Smell Of Success/Jazz Swings Broadway) ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956/1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
A wealth of great work from Chico Hamilton in the 50s! First up is the self-titled Chico Hamilton Quintet album – Pacific Jazz 1225 – not to be confused with other similar-titled Chico Hamilton albums at the time! This one sports an abstract painting on the cover, and was recorded in ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chico HamiltonChico Hamilton Quintet Featuring Eric Dolphy – Complete Sessions 1958/1959 (With Strings Attached/Gongs East/Hamilton Man) ... CD
Warner/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1958/1959. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
A full-length document of the great late 50s stretch when a young Eric Dolphy was a member of Chico Hamilton's group! The 2CD set features three albums' worth of music, plus bonus tracks too – the first of which is Chico Hamilton Quintet With Strings Attached, one of the best records that ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Chico HamiltonOriginal Chico Hamilton Quintet Live At The Strollers ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... $11.99
A rare set of work by Chico Hamilton's original quintet – the groundbreaking lineup that features Buddy Collette on flute and saxes, Fred Katz on cello, Jim Hall on guitar, and Carson Smith on drums – all working together in a really unique blend of rhythm and melody! The sound here is ... (Jazz) read more CD
(2007 digipak pressing.)

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✨✧ Jimmy HamiltonJimmy Hamilton & The New York Jazz Quintet ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
Jimmy Hamilton on clarinet, Jimmy Wood and Oscar Pettiford on bass, Osie Johnson and Sam Woodyard on drums, Barry Galbraith on electric guitar, Sidney Gross on rhythm guitar, Earl Grant and Kenny Kersey on piano, and Clark Terry on trumpet. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ George HandyPensive (aka By George) ... CD
Vik/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Incredible work from composer/arranger George Handy – a brilliant set of inventive tunes that easily place him on a level with better-known 50s arrangers like Ralph Burns, Gil Evans, and George Russell! There's as much modernism here as in the work of any the three above – but also a ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Hampton Hawes TrioHigh In The Sky ... CD
Vault/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1970. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of those great records from the years when Hampton Hawes was working actively on the global scene, briefly not recording with Contemporary Records, and turning out some of his grooviest material to date! The set's a trio session – with Leroy Vinnegar on bass and Donald Bailey on drums ... (Jazz) read more CD
Also available High In The Sky ... CD 13.99

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✨✧ Coleman HawkinsHawkins Alive At The Village Gate (2CD edition with bonus tracks) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1962. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
Long, lean, and later work by Coleman Hawkins – recorded in a beautifully stripped-down and free setting at the Village Gate! The tracks are all pushing the 10 minute mark – and feature Hawk soloing in that open, exploratory way he was using during the time – a mix of older ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Mel HenkeShock Treatment – Now Spin This!/Dig Mel Henke ... CD
Contemporary/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954/1956. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
Now Spin This! is Mel's second album for Contemporary – and every bit as great as the first! The album features Mel on piano, working in quartet format with guitar, bass, and drums – playing lively and playful arrangements of familiar tunes, in a mode that was similar to the live ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Bill HolmanFabulous Bill Holman – His Octet & Orchestra (Stan Kenton Presents/Fabulous Bill Holman) ... CD
Jazz City/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954/1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
2 slices of work from tenor saxophonist Bill Holman – a key force in the Stan Kenton band of the early 50s, but a player who sounds even better as a leader on his own! The first half of this set brings together material from Holman's Kenton Presents sessions for Capitol in 1954 – octet ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Paul HornPlenty Of Horn (House Of Horn/Plenty Of Horn/bonus tracks) ... CD
Dot/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957/1958. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
Some of the earliest work as a leader from Paul Horn – the inventive reed player who really sparkled in Chico Hamilton's group of the mid 50s, then went on to make some even more compelling records on his own! The first album in the set is House Of Horn – recorded for Dot Records in ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Lurlean HunterVelvet Voice (Night Life/Blue & Sentimental/Lonesome Gal/Stepping Out) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 1950s. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
Four great albums from Lurlean Hunter – a singer who's sadly overlooked these days, but who was a real up-and-comer from the Chicago scene in the 50s! Lurlean's got a style that's surprisingly smooth at times – much richer and more jazz-based than the sometimes-bluesy cover images she ... (Vocalists) read more CD

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✨✧ Jazz At The Philharmonic/Oscar Peterson/Ella FitzgJazz At The Philharmonic – Hamburg, Germany – February 29, 1956 ... CD
Verve/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used 2 CDs ... Out Of Stock
A wonderful musical discovery – a 2CD set that brings together the complete recordings from the Jazz At The Philharmonic performance in Hamburg, Germany in 1956! The first half of the set features the JATP All-Stars really wailing away – playing on long tracks that are filled with ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ JJ Johnson & Al CohnBirdlanders ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
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 ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Carmell JonesRemarkable Carmell Jones/Business Meetin ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Fresh Sound, Early 60s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Unbelievable work from one of our favorite trumpeters ever – with two albums back to back on one CD, including the hard to find Business Meetin'! Jones was a player who really showcased something new on the west at the time – a move away from cool jazz, and the start of a deeper, ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Jo JonesJo Jones Special ... CD
Vanguard/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
A really classic set from drummer Jo Jones – really more of a small group Count Basie outing – given that Basie himself guests on piano, and other players here include Freddie Green on guitar, Lucky Thompson on tenor, Emmet Berry on trumpet, and Bennie Green on trombone! The style is ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Jo JonesJo Jones Trio ... CD
Everest/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1959. Used ... $14.99
A real classic from drummer Jo Jones – and the kind of a spare session that really lets his work on drums come to the forefront! Jo's working here with Ray Bryant on piano and brother Tommy Bryant on bass – in a mode that's got some of the soulful undercurrents of the Bryant recordings ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Sam JonesCello & Bass (Soul Society/The Chant/Down Home) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Early 60s. Used 2CD ... Out Of Stock
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✨✧ Roger Kellaway with Jim HallJazz Portrait Of Roger Kellaway ... CD
Regina/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1964. Used ... Out Of Stock
A surprisingly nice record – and one of Roger Kellaway's best straight jazz sessions of the 60s! The set's a gently grooving one, featuring many original compositions by Kellaway – played in a playful and freewheeling style that's a lot better than we would have imagined. Roger's a ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. Punch through rear tray card.)

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Beverly KenneyComplete Royal Roost Recordings (Sings For Johnny Smith/Sings For Jimmy Jones/Come Swing With Me – plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955/1956/1957. Used 2 CDs ... $16.99
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Beverly KenneySings For Playboys/Born To Be Blue/Like Yesterday (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Late 50s. Used 2 CDs ... $14.99 19.99
(Vocalists) CD
(Sealed copy.)

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✨✧ Irene KralBand & I/Steveireneo ... CD
United Artists/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1958/1959. Used ... Out Of Stock
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✨✧ Irene KralBetter Than Anything ... CD
AVA/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1963. Used ... Out Of Stock
Great work by a great singer – the far under-recorded Irene Kral, a lovely lady who really bridges a number of different camps in the vocal jazz world! At one level, Irene's got the coolness of a Christy or Connor, but at another, she's got a more open, swinging, and soulful style – ... (Vocalists) read more CD

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✨✧ Johnny LetmanFour Faces Of Johnny ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Late 50s/Early 60s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Features Kenny Burrell on guitar and Dick Wellstood on piano. (Jazz) CD

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Junior ManceJunior Mance Trio (Soulful Piano Of Junior Mance/Big Chief/Junior Mance Trio At The Village Vanguard – plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Late 50s/Early 60s. Used 2CD ... $11.99
Includes three complete Jazzland LPs, plus a 1961 live recording from Birdland in NYC! (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Herbie MannGreat Ideas Of Western Mann (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Riverside/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
A really wonderful album by Herbie Mann – and one of the few to feature him exclusively on bass clarinet! Bass clarinet is one of the hippest of instruments – mastered only by a few strong solo players in jazz, like Eric Dolphy or David Murray – and Herbie shows here that he was ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Charlie MarianoCharlie Mariano Plays (Charlie Mariano Plays/Sapphire) (Jazz City pressing) ... CD
Bethlehem/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954. Used ... $9.99
Brilliant early work from Charlie Mariano – key proof of his genius, and one of the main albums we'd recommend by him! The album has Charlie coming of his years in the Boston scene – boppish at some level, but blowing with a raspy soulfulness that really opens up his horn into new ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charlie MarianoCharlie Mariano Plays Alto & Tenor (aka Charlie Mariano) ... CD
Bethlehem/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Insanely wonderful early work from Charlie Mariano – some of the freshest, cleanest alto sax work of its time! The album's one of Charlie's strongest early efforts – a no-nonsense quartet session that features rhythm by the trio of John Williams, Max Bennett, and Mel Lewis. Charlie's ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charlie Mariano & Jerry DodgionVamp's Blues (aka Beauties Of 1918) (plus bonus track) ... CD
World Pacific/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Out Of Stock
A wonderfully modern little record from the team of Charlie Mariano and Jerry Dodgion – a set that was originally issued with an old-timey bathing beauty cover image that obscured its fresh-voiced 50s appeal! Mariano and Dodgion work here to open up some older chestnuts from many years back ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charlie Mariano QuintetBoston Days ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1953. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
We don't know what they were putting in the water in Boston during the 50's, but whatever it was, it sure made Bostonians play great jazz – especially all the white guys who picked up alto saxophones. Charlie Mariano was one of those guys, and from the start, his playing on the alto had a ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Charlie Mariano With The Tete Montoliu TrioIt's Standard Time Vol 2 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1989. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Charlie Mariano on alto saxophone, Tete Montoliu on piano, Horacio Fumero on bass, and Peer Wyboris on drums. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Charlie Mariano With The Tete Montoliu TrioIt's Standard Time Vol 2 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1989. Used ... Out Of Stock
Charlie Mariano on alto saxophone, Tete Montoliu on piano, Horacio Fumero on bass, and Peer Wyboris on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Frank Marocco/John TirabassoLike Frank Marocco/Diamond Cufflinks & Mink ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1960/1978. Used ... Out Of Stock
Like Frank Marocco is an obscure one on Verve – accordion jazz by Frank Marocco – with a small group that features Victor Feldman on vibes, Al Hendrickson on guitar, and Milt Holland on drums! Diamond Cufflinks & Mink features Gary Foster on alto and tenor saxophone, Dave Koonse on ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Andy Martin QuartetIt's Fine... It's Andy! ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 2002. Used ... Out Of Stock
With Jan Lundgren on piano. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print and sealed.)

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✨✧ Gary McFarlandDoes The Sun Really Shine On The Moon? ... CD
Skye/Fresh Sound (Spain), Late 60s/1998. Used ... Out Of Stock
A wonderful album from the great Gary McFarland – and completely sublime all the way through! The record's part jazz, part easy, and all McFarland, with a cool compressed breezy vibe that's just about impossible to describe accurately. Gary's vibes are wonderfully set in a small combo with ... (Jazz) read more CD
(2007 digipak pressing.)

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✨✧ John MeheganCasual Affair With The John Mehegan Quartet ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1959. Used ... Out Of Stock
An excellent lost New York session from the late 50s – one of the few sides as a leader by pianist John Mehegan, and even more noteworthy as an obscure appearance of Kenny Dorham! The group's a quartet with no drums – just Mehegan on piano, Dorham on trumpet, plus guitar by Chuck Wayne ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Mehldau & Rossy TrioWhen I Fall In Love ... CD
Fresh Sound, 1993. Used ... Out Of Stock
Brad Mehldau on piano, Jordi Rossy on drums, and Mario Rossy on bass. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Don MenzaFirst Flight – Complete Recordings ... CD
Catalyst/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1976. New Copy 2CD ... Out Of Stock
Wicked work from saxophonist Don Menza – really stretching out here in a massively beautiful 70s session for Catalyst Records! Menza was a heck of a player, but one who mostly kept things pretty close to the chest – yet on this album, he blows with a soulful, flowing tone that's simply ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charles MingusCharles Mingus & His Jazz Composers Workshop – Complete Savoy & Period Master Takes ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
Key early recordings by Charles Mingus – 1954 sessions done for both the Savoy and Period labels, both of which capture the first truly brilliant modernist Mingus moments! Both sessions here were done in the company of saxophonists John LaPorta and Teo Macero – whose angular lines are ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Hank MobleyAnother Monday Night At Birdland ... CD
Roulette/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1958. Used ... Out Of Stock
A rare non-Blue Note late 50s session that features Hank Mobley and Lee Morgan – and a stone cooker that feels like some of the best Jazz Messengers dates of the time! There's a chance that the session was possibly cut "under duress", like a number of other jazz albums on Roulette ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Hank MobleyMonday Night At Birdland ... CD
Roulette/Fresh Sound, Early 60s. Used ... Out Of Stock
A rare non-Blue Note late 50s session that features Hank Mobley and Lee Morgan – and a stone cooker that feels like some of the best Jazz Messengers dates of the time! There's a chance that the session was possibly cut "under duress", like a number of other jazz albums on Roulette ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Lee MorganLee Morgan Live At The Lighthouse 1970 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1970. Used 2 CDs ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A 2CD collection that features some incredible live work from one of Lee Morgan's greatest years! The title says "Lighthouse", but there's actually some discussion that the material may be from a live set recorded in San Francisco slightly before the famous Live At The Lighthouse album ... (Jazz) read more CD
(1991 pressing.)

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Lee MorganUnforgettable Lee Live At Birdland ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1960. Used 2 CDs ... $19.99
A fitting title for this scorching set tracks led by the incomparable Lee Morgan – captured over several dates throughout 1960 at the legendary Birdland club – and backed up by Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers! Nothing but legends on the stage here – with Morgan's trumpet out ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Lee Morgan & Art Blakey's Jazz MessengersMore Birdland Sessions ... CD
Fresh Sound (Switzerland), 1960. Used ... Just Sold Out!
Lee Morgan on trumpet, Wayne Shorter on tenor saxophone, Bobby Timmons and Walter Davis Jr on piano, Jymie Merritt on bass, and Art Blakey on drums. (Jazz) CD

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✨✧ Lee Morgan/Clifford Jordan QuintetLive In Baltimore 1968 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1968. Used ... Out Of Stock
Obscure late work from Lee Morgan – the bulk of a live concert recorded in Baltimore in 1968, and featuring a group co-led with the great Clifford Jordan! The recording is one of many taped by Baltimore's Left Bank Jazz Society at the time – and like others you might have heard on disc ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print and sealed.)

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✨✧ Gerry MulliganSan Diego Concert 1954/Complete Studio Sessions 1955 to 1956 (3CD box set) ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Mercury/Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. Used 3CD ... Out Of Stock
A treasure trove of classic work from Gerry Mulligan – all pulled from those mid 50s years when he was really hitting his stride! CD 1 features the full Volume 2 of the California Concerts album for Pacific Jazz – expanded to include the entire concert recorded in December of 1954 in ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Ted & Dick NashBrothers Nash – Juntos ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1954/1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
2 albums worth of material by the brothers Ted and Dick Nash – razor-sharp horn players recorded here in 50s LA modern modes – reissued on CD for the first time ever! The first 12 tracks on the set are for a rare 1954 album issued by Starlite Records – best known as the initial ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Oliver Nelson & Lem WinchesterTaking Care Of Business/Lem's Beat ... CD
New Jazz/Prestige/Fresh Sound (Spain), Early 60s. Used ... Out Of Stock
Two hard to find albums featuring Oliver Nelson and Lem Winchester – back to back on one CD! Oliver Nelson, and he's definitely taking care of business on the first session – thanks to some key help from the great Lem Winchester on vibes, and a young Johnny Hammond Smith on organ! The ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Jack NimitzYesterday & Today ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957/2007. Used ... Out Of Stock
Two slices of work from Jack Nimitz – one recorded in the 50s, another recorded in the 21st century! The older material leads off the set, and it's a great 1957 date from the Jack Nimitz/Bill Harris Group – an ensemble with Nimitz on baritone sax and Harris on trombone – plus a ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Charlie Parker & Chet BakerBird & Chet – Inglewood Jam – Live At The Trade Winds 1952 ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1952. Used ... Out Of Stock
An unlikely pairing – but a great one! The set documents an unusual live date by Charlie Parker – recorded at the Trade Winds in Inglewood in June of 1952 – and featuring a group that includes Sonny Criss on alto, Al Haig on piano, Harry Babasin on bass, Lawrence Marable on drums ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Cecil PayneCecil Payne & Duke Jordan – 1956 & 1962 Sessions (Patterns Of Jazz/East West Jazz) ... CD
Savoy/Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956/1962. Used ... Out Of Stock
An album and a half of work from the team of Cecil Payne and Duke Jordan – all of it great! Patterns Of Jazz is a warmly crafted set that features Cecil Payne at the height of his powers on baritone sax – blowing with a sense of soul and timing that's right up there with some of the ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Dave Pell OctetSay It With Music ... CD
Group 7, 1950s. Used ... $4.99 6.99
Titles include "Suddenly It's Spring", "Mountaing Greenery", "Start Of Something Big", "Meditation", "Dance For Daddy", and "Them There Eyes". (Jazz) CD
(CDr pressing.)

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✨✧ Art PepperArt Of Pepper – The Complete Omega Sessions Master Takes ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Great stuff by Art Pepper – originally issued only on tape, and kind of lost in his catalog – and like many albums of his 50s work released after the fact, this one almost blows away some of his best known records! The material was recorded in 1957, and was only ever issued on pre-recor ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Ronan PerrettWho Owns The Sky ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 2022. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
British alto player Ronan Perrett works here with great help from bassist Ferg Ireland – in a bold trio setting that's very much in the same spirit as Ferg's recordings in the same format! The group also has Ferg's drummer, James Maddren, and there's a nicely choppy sense of rhythm to the ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Andre PersianyAndre Persiany & His Orchestra – Featuring Guy Lafitte ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), Mid 50s. New Copy ... Out Of Stock
There was a special sort of magic in the larger groups on the French scene of the postwar years – a quality of playing and arrangement that wasn't the same as American big bands, and which instead brought in some really creative interplay between the instrumental elements in the lineup! It ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Andre Persiany & International Jazz GroupInternational Jazz Group/Persiany In New York ... CD
Fresh Sound (Spain), 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
Two records from French pianist Andre Persiany, both recorded in New York with a bunch of American players including Taft Jordna, Budd Johnson, Vic Dickenson, and Seldon Powell. (Jazz) CD
 
 



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