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Curtis Amy & Frank ButlerGroovin Blue ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Very Good- ... $16.99
One of the best Curtis Amy records for Pacific Jazz – and an album that really has him stretching out, hitting some of the more openly soulful modes that would develop further in the 60s! The set's a partnership with drummer Frank Butler, who himself is a pretty hip cat – and together, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black & silver label pressing with wide deep groove. Vinyl has a mark that clicks at the beginning of "Gone Into It". Cover has several pieces of masking tape on the seams and spine, overall wear and aging, and some pen and marker on back.)

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✨✧ Earl AnderzaOuta Sight ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Near Mint- ... Out Of Stock
A lost treasure from the glory days of the LA soul jazz bop scene of the early 60s! Alto player Earl Anderza has this crazy tone that's unlike anything we've ever heard – and he plays with a calculated approach to atonality that hints at later work by Ayler and others – but which comes ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Early 90s Japanese pressing, PJ 0065, with obi and insert.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerChet Baker & Crew ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Killer work from the late 50's by Chet! Although Baker's trumpet playing in the early part of the decade became known as one of the trademark "cool" sounds of the west coast, he started to move towards a sound that was a lot more hardbop at the end of the decade – as you'll hear on ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, small cutout notch through spine.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerChet Baker Big Band ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Out Of Stock
Excellent work – and believe it or not, a great big band album led by Chet Baker! Although Chet's mostly best known for his work in small groups, he's really shining here as the leader of a large ensemble that includes a mix of "cool" west coast players on horns – Bud Shank, ... (Jazz) read more CD

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✨✧ Chet BakerChet Baker Big Band (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Excellent work – and believe it or not, a great big band album led by Chet Baker! Although Chet's mostly best known for his work in small groups, he's really shining here as the leader of a large ensemble that includes a mix of "cool" west coast players on horns – Bud Shank, ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerChet Baker Ensemble (10 inch LP) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Cool moody work from Chet Baker – a very unusual set that has him blowing with a larger group than usual! The set's real star is Jack Montrose – the great west coast arranger who had a perfect talent for taking horns and locking them up tight to create a sound full of gloss and ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Vinyl is nice and clean, and cover is nice too!)

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Chet BakerChet Baker Quartet (Pacific Jazz – PJLP 3) (10 inch LP) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1953. Very Good ... $99.99
Mindblowing early work from Chet Baker – quite possibly as clear a statement of the young trumpeter's genius as you might hope to find, served up here in a beautiful 10" LP package! The tracks are short, sweet, and very much to the point – but they already display a tremendous ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Note: Track one/side one has light crackles for the first half, and track one/side two has a few occasional crackles. The rest is very nice. Cover has light tape on the bottom seam, but is nice too.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerChet Baker Quartet Featuring Russ Freeman (bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Mid 50s. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A great no-nonsense session from Chet – blowing here with Russ Freeman on piano, blocking out backgrounds that work perfectly with the fragile tone of Chet's horn. The rest of the group features Carson Smith on bass and Larry Bunker on drums – and titles include "Bea's Flat", ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print West Coast Classics pressing from Blue Note – lots of bonus tracks!)

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Chet BakerChet Baker Sextet (10-inch) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Very Good ... $39.99
A real lost treasure from Chet Baker – an obscure sextet session, originally issued only as a 10" LP! The record features Chet's trumpet in a frontline with Bob Brookmeyer on valve trombone and Bud Shank on baritone sax – working through a set of cool modern arrangements by Jack ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear, aging, and a vintage price sticker on back.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerGrey December ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1953/1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Two different sets on one CD! Players include Bud Shank on flute, Herb Geller on alto, Jack Montrose on tenor, Bob Gordon on baritone sax, Russ Freeman on piano, Corky Hale on harp, and Shelly Manne on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerMy Old Flame – Chet Baker Quartet Live Vol 3 ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
The last in a series of rare 50s live material from Chet Baker – featuring a near-lost performance from the Tiffany Club in LA, recorded in 1954 with a group that includes Russ Freeman on piano, Carson Smith on bass, and Bob Neel on drums. The tracks are presented in crystal-clear long ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chet BakerYoung Chet ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
With Carson Smith & Jimmy Bond on bass, Bob Neel & Peter Littman on drums, Bobby Timmons & Russ Freeman on piano, Bill Perkins & Phil Urso on tenor saxophone & Chet Baker on trumpet. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Chet Baker & Art PepperPlayboys ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
An excellent session that stands as one of both players' strongest from the time! Baker's really opening up here, moving more into that hardbop mode of the late 50s – and Pepper's already hit his stride here – with the pair of them working in a group that includes Phil Urso on tenor, ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print original CD pressing.)

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✨✧ Chet Baker & Art PepperRoute ... CD
Capitol/Pacific Jazz, 1956/1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
With Richie Kamuca on tenor, Pete Jolly on piano, Leroy Vinegar on bass, and Stan Levey on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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Chet Baker & Bud Shank/Leith StevensTheme Music From The James Dean Story (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Pacific Jazz (Japan), 1956. Used ... $9.99
Although the initial release of this music was a cheap attempt to cash in on the tragic fame of the late James Dean, this 1956 session was also one of the nicest big band dates to come out of the Pacific Jazz catalog of the 1950s! Chet Baker and Bud Shank are the featured soloists of the set ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. Booklet has a small spot of sticker residue on the cover.)

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✨✧ Chet Baker & Russ FreemanQuartet – Russ Freeman & Chet Baker ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Just Sold Out!
A great no-nonsense session from Chet – blowing here with Russ Freeman on piano, blocking out backgrounds that work perfectly with the fragile tone of Chet's horn. The rest of the group is completed by Leroy Vinnegar on bass and Shelly Manne on drums – and the tracks are simple and ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Clifford BrownJazz Immortal ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Seminal west coast recordings by Clifford Brown – recorded in LA in 1954, with a mixture of hard bop and lyricism, in that sparkling mode that Brownie left as his indelible imprint on the west coast scene of the 50s! Players include Bob Gordon on baritone, Stu Williamson on trombone, Zoot ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(80s UK Affinity pressing. Cover has an index label and clear tape on the spine.)

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✨✧ Don EllisLive In 3/2/3/4 Time ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Used ... $12.99
Fresh and modern big band work – with a nice dash of soul, and some of the early traces of funk that would later show up heavily in Ellis' 70s work! Tracks are long, and in compelling time structures – as indicated by the titles – and groove with an MPS-like approach to the work ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Booker ErvinStructurally Sound ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Late 60s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of Booker Ervin's last sessions – quite different than some of his earlier work, and a great indication of the way that he was stretching his style in the years before his untimely death. The group's a committed band of modernists, and includes a young Charles Tolliver on trumpet, plus ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a bit of pen on front, with writing inside the gatefold and on back. Labels have a small name written in pen.)

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Gil EvansNew Bottle Old Wine ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Blue Note, 1958. Used ... $9.99
A masterpiece through and through from arranger Gil Evans – a record of swinging modern backdrops, used to showcase both the solo talents of a young Cannonball Adderley, and the dynamic energy of Evans himself! Cannon's sharp-edged early tone is a really great sound for the record – ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available New Bottle Old Wine (180 gram pressing) ... LP 28.99

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Clare FischerManteca! ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Early 60s. Near Mint- ... $19.99
One of our favorite albums ever from the great Clare Fischer – and one of the first to really show his special talents at their best! The sound here is a wonderful blend of jazz, Latin, and Brazilian modes – and in addition to piano, Clare plays plenty of organ on the date – ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(White label mono promo. Cover has a promo ink stamp on back.)

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Clare FischerSurging Ahead ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Near Mint- ... $14.99
Early trio work from pianist Clare Fischer – definitely surging ahead at this point in his career! The set's got a bit more of a freewheeling sound than some of Fischer's later, more arranged material – lots of tight piano from Clare in the lead, swung with a good blend of soul jazz ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing, with obi!)

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✨✧ Russ Freeman/Richard TwardzikTrio ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Capitol, 1954. Used ... $22.99
One of the rarest albums on the Pacific Jazz label from the 50s – featuring a side apiece of trio material by pianists Russ Freeman and Richard (aka Dick) Twardzik. Both players were known as accompanists of Chet Baker during his sublime mid 50s run at Pacific Jazz – and although ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Russ Freeman/Richard TwardzikTrio ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the rarest albums on the Pacific Jazz label from the 50s – featuring a side apiece of trio material by pianists Russ Freeman and Richard (aka Dick) Twardzik. Both players were known as accompanists of Chet Baker during his sublime mid 50s run at Pacific Jazz – and although ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original Pacific Jazz pressing, with deep groove! Cover has a split top seam, but is otherwise nice.)
Also available Trio ... CD 22.99

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Gil Fuller with Dizzy GillespieGil Fuller & The Monterey Jazz Festival Orchestra featuring Dizzy Gillespie ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Blue Note, 1965. Used ... $4.99
One of Dizzy Gillespie's hippest big band sessions ever – and one of the few dates as a leader from arranger Gil Fuller! Fuller will always be best-remembered as the man who composed some of Dizzy Gillespie's best known tunes from the bop era – like "Manteca", "One Bass ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Gil Fuller with Dizzy GillespieGil Fuller & The Monterey Jazz Festival Orchestra featuring Dizzy Gillespie ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1965. Very Good+ ... $3.99
One of Dizzy Gillespie's hippest big band sessions ever – and one of the few dates as a leader from arranger Gil Fuller! Fuller will always be best-remembered as the man who composed some of Dizzy Gillespie's best known tunes from the bop era – like "Manteca", "One Bass ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing.)

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✨✧ Freddie GambrellFreddie Gambrell With Ben Tucker, Bass ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1958. Near Mint- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Quite an obscure little session – especially for the Pacific Jazz label, who mostly worked with some of the bigger names on the west coast scene! Pianist Freddie Gambrell is a player we only know from this one rare album – but it's quite a gem, and is cut in an unusual format that ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Early 90s Japanese pressing, PJ 1256, with obi and insert.)

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Jim HallJazz Guitar ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1957. Very Good ... $33.99
A rare early trio set from Jim Hall – especially noteworthy because Jim rarely worked in the format as a leader! The album's got Hall working with Carl Perkins on piano and Red Mitchell on bass – in a mode that slightly recalls some of Barney Kessel's mid 50s recordings over at ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Pacific Jazz pressing with deep groove. Cover has split seams held with a small piece of clear tape.)

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Chico HamiltonChico Hamilton – Jazz Milestone Series ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1950s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $6.99
A 60s collection that brings together some of Chico's best early work for Pacific Jazz – including his groundbreaking Quintet, a group that completely redefined the sound of jazz on the west coast! The album's filled with playful tracks that feature Chico's unique rhythms next to ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Promo. Cover has light wear.)

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Chico HamiltonChico Hamilton Quintet Featuring Buddy Collette ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1955. Very Good ... $19.99
An archetypal record from the west coast scene of the 50s – a sublime batch of lightly grooving numbers from Chico Hamilton's famous early Quintet! The power here really comes from a triad of three players – reedman Buddy Collette, mentioned in the title and playing flute, alto, tenor, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Pacific Jazz pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear and aging, with small splits in the bottom seam.)

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Richard Groove HolmesAfter Hours ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Used ... $8.99
An obscure early one from Groove Holmes! Despite the title, this one's actually a nice batch of pretty groovy tracks – played by Groove with two different trios, both of which give him plenty of room to stretch out, and prove that he always worked best in smaller ensembles! Lots of nice ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Richard Groove HolmesGroove ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Near Mint- ... $19.99
An early cooker from Richard Groove Holmes – and one of the most important Hammond jazz sets to come out of the west coast at the time! At a point when most folks think the east has a lock on the instrument, Groove bursts forth here with a great hard-edged sound – proof that the LA ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo Liberty pressing.)

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✨✧ Richard Groove HolmesGroove ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Capitol, 1961. Used ... Just Sold Out!
An early cooker from Richard Groove Holmes – and one of the most important Hammond jazz sets to come out of the west coast at the time! At a point when most folks think the east has a lock on the instrument, Groove bursts forth here with a great hard-edged sound – proof that the LA ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Groove ... LP 19.99

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✨✧ Richard Groove Holmes & Gene AmmonsGroovin' With Jug ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Groove and Jug wail away in this classic set of tenor/organ tracks recorded for Pacific Jazz in the early 60s. The backing is spare, with only Gene Edwards on guitar and Leroy Henderson on drums, and tracks include "Morris The Minor", "Good Vibrations", "Hey You, What's ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo blue label Pacific Jazz pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersChile Con Soul ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the best 60s albums by the Crusaders – and a swinging Latin session to boot! The core group of The Jazz Crusaders is expanded with some funky flute from Hubert Laws, sweet organ licks from Clare Fischer, and lots of congas from Carlos Vidal – all of whom push the group past ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jazz CrusadersFreedom Sound ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Used ... $11.99
Sublime early soul jazz from the Jazz Crusaders – a seminal set that really has the group taking off right away! The use of "freedom" in the title is well placed – as the set definitely shows the players stretching out a bit on their solos – hinting at the magic that ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Jazz CrusadersJazz Crusaders At The Lighthouse ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Very Good+ ... $14.99
The landmark first album to feature the Jazz Crusaders playing live at the Lighthouse in Hermosa Beach – the start of a great run of albums that would go onto help redefine the sound of soul jazz in the 60s! Although the group was already plenty darn great on their studio sides, working at ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo Pacific Jazz pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersJazz Crusaders Live At The Lighthouse '68 (plus bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz/EMI, 1967. Used ... Out Of Stock
One of the Jazz Crusaders many fantastic live sets from The Lighthouse – just about all of which are excellent, but '68 is a real standout! Perhaps the single feature that pushes this set above and beyond the others, is the beautiful longer tracks – ones have a spiritual soulful vibe ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersLighthouse '68 ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1968. Very Good- Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of their many fantastic live sets from The Lighthouse – just about all of which are excellent. This one's one of their best, and features a few beautiful longer tracks that have a spiritual soulful vibe that you don't always get from the group. These tracks include "Native ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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Jazz CrusadersLive At The Lighthouse '66 ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1966. Used ... $14.99
One of the Jazz Crusaders' classic funky live sets from the 60's, recorded live at the Lighthouse, where there talents were slowly becoming the stuff of legend. Nice tight soul jazz stuff, with some excellent groovers that include an early version of "Scratch", plus "Blues Up ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersLookin' Ahead ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Good ... $4.99
A classic hard groover from this great soul jazz combo! The band are in perfect early form, and they wail nicely on some tight tight tight little tracks that virtually define the LA soul jazz sound of the 60s. Includes classics like "Young Rabbits" and "Big Hunk Of Funk" ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black label pressing. Cover has a split bottom seam and some stains at the bottom.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersStretchin' Out ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1964. Very Good- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
The Jazz Crusaders at their early best – swinging hard, and virtually defining the sound of soul jazz on the west coast scene of the 60s! The sound here is impeccable – tight rhythms overlaid with searing solos – all the best the young group had to offer, thanks to the early ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black & silver label pressing. Cover is in nice shape.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersTalk That Talk ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the coolest records the Jazz Crusaders ever cut! The album's got their usual hard soul jazz quintet sound augmented by a bigger band – strangely uncredited on the record, but giving the group a lofty sound that pushes them into a whole new sound! The core style is still the LA soul ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has a center split spine.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersTough Talk ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1963. Very Good ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Great early Crusaders material – and like many of their 60s sides, filled with memorable soul jazz that would become the template for a sound that would become the face of popular jazz for decades. The songs are almost all short, hard-cracking originals, and they've all got that tight LA ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Original black label pressing. Cover has a splitting spine. Vinyl plays with a click on the final track.)

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✨✧ Jazz CrusadersUh Huh ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1967. Very Good Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Killer Jazz Crusaders material – exactly the kind of record that really had the group coming into their own in the second half of the 60s – finding a rich new groove that few other combos could match! The record captures the group at a perfect time – a point when they were ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has moderate wear, splitting seams and a sticker along the spine.)

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Lee Konitz & Gerry MulliganLee Konitz Plays With The Gerry Mulligan Quartet (10-inch) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1953. Very Good ... $29.99
A classic meeting – the icy alto of Lee Konitz, with the mellifluous sound of the Gerry Mulligan quartet that included Chet Baker, Larry Bunker, and Carson Smith. The material was recorded in 1953 at The Haig in LA – and tracks include "Broadway", "These Foolish ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear, some yellowing from age, and a vintage price sticker on back.)

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✨✧ Johnny LytleDone It Again (LP sleeve edition) ... CD
Pacific Jazz/Get On Down, 1967. New Copy Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Very very very groovy stuff by this masterful jazz vibist, recorded with a sort of late 60s swingin' feel – but still very much in the pocket and warm as a summer breeze! Lytle has a pretty remarkable way of playing the vibes with speed and energy, yet the overall feel still has kind of a ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Comes in a great, heavy cardboard gatefold-style package!)

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✨✧ Johnny LytleSwingin' At The Gate ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1966. Very Good+ Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A great little live album from soul jazz vibist Johnny Lytle – and maybe one of his best of the 60s! The set was recorded at the Village Gate, and it mixes Lytle's usual blend of vibes and organ with a nice touch of Latin percussion – which really expands the sound in a great way! ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has some light wear, but this is a nice copy overall.)

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✨✧ Les McCannLes McCann Ltd In New York (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Used ... $11.99
A killer live set by Les McCann – and one that actually him playing with some horns! The record was cut early in McCann's career, with his Ltd trio that had Herbie Lewis on bass and Ron Jefferson on drums – plus some great guest work by Blue Mitchell on trumpet, Stanley Turrentine on ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Les McCannSoul Hits ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A really hard-hitting groover from the great 60s trio of Les McCann – a set that adds in some extra guitar from Joe Pass, who definitely sounds his most soulful on the set! Joe grooves perfectly with Les' piano – and has almost a Kenny Burrell-like depth in tone throughout – one ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing. Cover has light wear and some aging.)

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✨✧ Les McCannSpanish Onions ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Classic 60s soul jazz piano material from Les – recorded live at an "after hours" concert at the Esquire Theater in LA, with a relaxed open-ended groove that's a bit different than that on some of his studio albums from the time. The group is his classic trio with Paul Humphrey on ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Les McCann Ltd.On Time ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1962. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A quartet session that has Les playing with Leroy Vinnegar on bass, Ron Jefferson on drums, and Joe Pass on guitar. Pass' guitar opens the group up nicely – expanding Les a bit past some of the gospel drenched work of earlier yesr. Tracks include "Maichen", "Bernie's ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Blue label stereo pressing on clear amber colored vinyl.)

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✨✧ Wes MontgomeryEasy Groove ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Late 50s. Very Good+ Gatefold ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
What better way to describe Wes' playing than an easy groove! Also released under the Montgomery Brothers name, this side has a nice breezy quality to it, with backing by his brothers Buddy & Monk on piano & bass, plus Harold Land on tenor. The sides were recorded a few years earlier, in ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has a bumped corner and some small scrapes at the opening.)

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✨✧ Wes MontgomeryFar Wes ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Late 50s. Used ... $5.99
With Monk Montgomery on bass, Buddy Montgomery on piano, Louis Hayes & Tony Bazley on drums, Pony Poindexter on alto saxophone & Harold Land on tenor saxophone. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Wes MontgomeryFingerpickin ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1957. Used ... Just Sold Out!
With Freddie Hubbard on trumpet, Buddy Montgomery on vibes, and Monk Montgomery on bass. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Jack MontroseJack Montrose Sextet ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1955. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A beautiful example of why the west coast scene was great when it was working at its finest! Jack Montrose cut a rare few albums in the 50s, but this one's a gem – done with help from frequent partner Bob Gordon on baritone sax, and with other players that include Conte Candoli, Shelly Manne ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Gerry MulliganCalifornia Concerts ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Very Good- ... $9.99
A classic live album by Gerry – featuring one set of tracks recorded in Stockton, CA in 1954, with Chico Hamilton, Red Mitchell, and Jon Eardley; and another recorded in San Diego the same year, with Zoot Sims, Bob Brookmeyer, Larry Bunker, Red Mitchell, and Eardley. Gerry even plays a bit ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Pacific Jazz pressing.)

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✨✧ Gerry MulliganCalifornia Concerts Vol 2 ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1954. Used ... Out Of Stock
Volume 2 of a classic live album by Gerry – expanded to include the entire concert recorded in December of 1954 in San Diego. The group's a great one – and features Zoot Sims, Bob Brookmeyer, Larry Bunker, Red Mitchell, and Jon Eardley – and this version is expanded a lot from ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Gerry MulliganGerry Mulligan – The Original Quartet With Chet Baker ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Early 50s. Used 2 CDs ... $9.99
A massive 2CD set that collects together 42 early recordings by the legendary Gerry Mulligan Quartet with Chet Baker – the complete work of that group for Pacific Jazz, apart from their pairing with Lee Konitz! The set is really overflowing with work, and includes both 10" and 12" ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Gerry MulliganGerry Mulligan Quartet – At Storyville (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... $4.99
Gerry Mulligan brings the piano back in nicely here – but in a way that still hangs onto all the best modern tones of his earlier Pacific Jazz sessions! The date's a live one – done at Storyville in Boston – but the sound is wonderfully intimate, with Gerry on baritone sax and ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Gerry MulliganGerry Mulligan Songbook (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Gerry Mulligan meets up with a great array of 50s modernists here – in specially setting dedicated to all Mulligan-penned compositions! Although a radical player himself on the baritone sax, Gerry also added something strong to the 50s jazz catalog with his great tunes from the early days ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print. BMG Direct pressing.)

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Gerry Mulligan & Chet BakerBest Of The Gerry Mulligan Quartet With Chet Baker ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1952/1953/1957. Used ... $2.99
Gerry Mulligan on baritone sax & Chet Baker on trumpet. Joined by Bobby Whitlock, Carson Smith & Henry Grimes on bass & Chico Hamilton, Larry Bunker & Dave Bailey on drums. (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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Gerry Mulligan QuartetGerry Mulligan Quartet (Pacific Jazz – PJLP 1) (10-inch) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1953. Very Good ... $29.99
The first-ever album on Pacific Jazz – and a real doozy too! The record's something of a blueprint for west coast jazz of the 50s – and features Mulligan in a pianoless quartet with Chet Baker on trumpet, Chico Hamilton on drums, and Bob Whitlock on bass – running through tunes ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove. Cover has light surface wear and a vintage price sticker on back.)

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Gerry Mulligan QuartetGerry Mulligan Quartet (Pacific Jazz – PJLP 2) (10 inch LP) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1953. Very Good- ... $11.99
Gerry's second 10" album for the Pacific Jazz label – and almost as groundbreaking as the first! Not only is the quartet with Chet Baker featured strongly on side 1 – with classics that include "Cherry", "Carson City Stage", and "Motel" – but ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has surface wear and a small sticker on back.)

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✨✧ Gerry Mulligan QuartetReunion With Chet Baker ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1957. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Great stuff – a late 50's session in which Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker try to recreate the sound that made them a legend on the West Coast in the first place! The set features cool breezy renditions of a number of standards, held down by the drumming of Dave Bailey and the bass of Henry ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Joe PassJoy Spring ... CD
Blue Note/Pacific Jazz, 1964. Used ... $9.99
A gem by Joe Pass – recorded "live" in the studio a few months before his legendary For Django album, but never issued until the 70s! The set's got a freeness that you don't always hear in some of Pass' other more restrained work – and working with a quartet that includes ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Joe PassSounds Of Synanon ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Sealed ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A landmark record in the west coast jazz scene – not only for the music, but for its understanding of addiction on the scene! The album brings together a set of jazz players currently spending their time at Synanon – the Santa Monica-based program of drug rehabilitation that was ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(180 gram Pure Pleasure pressing.)

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✨✧ Art PepperBest Of Art Pepper (Pacific Jazz pressing) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1950s. Used ... $5.99
Tracks include "Pepper Returns", "Angel Wings", "Straight Life", "Patircia", "What Is This Thing Called Love", and "Cool Bunny". (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Bill PerkinsBill Perkins On Stage ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... $11.99
A beautiful album of crispy cool jazz from the LA scene of the 50s – one that features the octet of Bill Perkins recorded live in Hollywood, but in a "special hi-fi theater recording" that has sound as sublime as his studio work! The group includes Perkins on tenor, Bud Shank on ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Bill PerkinsJust Friends ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1957. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
A classic west coast session – and one of the few albums cut by tenorist Bill Perkins as a leader – and a date that's every bit as essential as postwar sides by other bigger names of the LA scene! Bill's got a great tone that really deserves to be heard – as lean and cool as ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing, with iobi!)

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✨✧ Bill Perkins & Richie KamucaTenors Head On ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A killer date from two of the hippest tenors of the west coast scene in the 50s – Bill Perkins and Richie Kamuca – both musicians who worked in the cool school, but could also come across with plenty of soul! The album's got both tenors working head on – hitting counterpoint ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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Buddy RichBest Of Buddy Rich ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Late 60s. Used ... $1.99
Lots of groovy big band tracks from the 60s – with a surprisingly soulful sound! (Jazz) CD
(Out of print.)

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Buddy RichBig Swing Face ... CD
Pacific Jazz, Late 60s. Used ... $2.99
A hard-driving big band set from Buddy Rich – recorded with one of his groovy 60s lineups! The live date features work brom Bobby Shew on trumpet and Ernie Watts on alto – and titles include "Wack Wack", "Norwegian Wood", "The Beat Goes On", and "Mexic ... (Jazz) read more CD

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Buddy RichBuddy & Soul ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1969. Used ... $9.99
Groovy stuff! We'd never say a bad word about Buddy (or else he'd sock us one!), but this album is particularly nice – as it features Rich's swinging late 60s group doing some pop/jazz covers of groovy 60s tunes, plus some very tasty originals! All tracks are pretty short, and the band ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, promotional stamp on CD.)

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Buddy RichKeep The Customer Satified ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1970. Used ... $8.99
Buddy certainly knew how to keep the customer satisfied – as you'll hear on this hip set of big band grooves, recorded by Buddy for Liberty Records in 1970, and issued here with a number of extra bonus cuts. The set's got Buddy working with a tight group of younger players, in a mode that's ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print, promotional stamp on CD.)

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Buddy RichNew One! ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1967. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $6.99
Very hard-burning work from Buddy's hip band of the mid 60s – a large ensemble, but one that features searing horn parts that cut through the bigger arrangements with ease! Buddy really had an ear for tuning power with personality at this point in his career – and although the group ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Buddy RichNew One! (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1967. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Very hard-burning work from Buddy's hip band of the mid 60s – a large ensemble, but one that features searing horn parts that cut through the bigger arrangements with ease! Buddy really had an ear for tuning power with personality at this point in his career – and although the group ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)
Also available New One! ... LP 6.99

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✨✧ Annie RossAnnie Ross Sings A Song With Mulligan (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1959. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
One of the few albums that singer Annie Ross cut on her own away from the Lambert, Hendricks, & Ross group while she was still living in the US – and a great little set recorded with a group led by Gerry Mulligan! The sound is west coast cool all the way through – with players who ... (Vocalists) read more CD
(Out of print, late 80s Pacific Jazz pressing.)

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✨✧ Annie RossGasser ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1959. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Great stuff – one of Annie Ross' rare albums as a solo act away from her trio with Jon Hendricks and Dave Lambert – and a great little session cut with small combo jazz backing, which gives the song a nice swinging edge! Zoot Sims is the main soloist on the tunes, Russ Freeman lays ... (Vocalists) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Annie RossGypsy ... CD
Pacific Jazz (UK), 1962. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A tremendous album from Annie Ross – a new recording of songs from the musical Gypsy, done in versions that are far superior to any that you may have previously heard! Backings are by Buddy Bregman, and Annie's cool and swinging vocals really works magic with tunes like "Some ... (Vocalists) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Bud ShankBarefoot Adventure ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1961. Near Mint- ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Amazing! Although this album's a soundtrack to some goofy California surfer film, it's actually a killer batch of off-kilter jazz tracks composed by Bud Shank, and with a sound that's unlike anything we've ever heard from him! The frontline of the session is Shank, Bob Cooper, and Carmell Jones ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing – with insert.)

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✨✧ Bud ShankBud Shank Quartet ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1956. Very Good ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Wonderful early work from reedman Bud Shank – one of the most lyrically expressive players on the LA scene of the 50s, and one who often disappeared into larger groups in the following decade! Here, though, Bud's nicely out front – blowing alto and a bit of flute, in his own tight ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black & silver label pressing with deep groove. Vinyl has some marks that click a bit on "Nature Boy" and "All This & Heaven Too". Cover has light wear and aging, with a small center split in the bottom seam.)

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✨✧ Bud Shank & Bill PerkinsBud Shank & Bill Perkins (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1955. Used ... Out Of Stock
Great Bud Shank album, in which he's paired with two different groups on the two different sides of the record. Shorty Rogers holds the lead with him on one side, and Bill Perkins is on the other. Shorty's playing is good, but Perkins is fantastic here. Him and Shank's playing is the stuff that ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print)

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✨✧ Bud Shank & Bob CooperBlowin Country (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1956/1958. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A beautiful pairing of players – one that makes for a wonderful album! Shank's at the height of his early powers here – working in a fluid west coast mode that less in keeping with the "blowin" of the title, than the magic he was known for crafting on his other sides from the ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Bud Shank & Bob CooperBud Shank & Bob Cooper – Mosaic Select (Bud Shank & Three Trombones/Jazz At Cal Tech/Flute N Oboe/Swing's To TV/Blowin Country) ... CD
Mosaic/Pacific Jazz, 1950s. Used 3 CDs ... Just Sold Out!
A wonderful document of one of the best musical pairings on the west coast scene of the 50s – Bud Shank and Bob Cooper! The set features some of the pair's best recordings for the Pacific Jazz label in the 50s – material that was recorded for the albums Bud Shank & 3 Trombones, Bud ... (Jazz) read more CD
(NOTE: this copy is missing the outer slipcover. Booklet is included. Priced accordingly.)

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✨✧ Joe TorresLatino Con Soul ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1966. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A heck of a great Latin Soul album – one of the best of the 60s, and pretty darn rare as well! The set's the only one we've ever seen from leader Joe Torres – and it's an incredible blend of soul jazz and Latin rhythms that was one of the few west coast sessions of its type! Normally, ... (Latin) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Cy TouffCy Touff – His Octet & Quintet ... CD
Pacific Jazz, 1955. Used ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A seminal bit of west coast cool jazz from the mid 50s – a session led by Cy Touff, a lesser-remembered player from the LA scene, and an instrumentalist who used a bass trumpet! Cy's working here in the company of a host of more familiar names – including Richie Kamuca, Russ Freeman, ... (Jazz) read more CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ Gerald WilsonFeelin Kinda Blues ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Very Good+ ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
Ahhh . . . Gerald Wilson at the height of his powers – recording here in a mode that could never miss! The group's a jazz orchestra, but it's filled with some of the hippest cats on the west coast in the 60s – soulful soloists who include Anthony Ortega on flute and alto, Curtis Amy on ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing with deep groove.)

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✨✧ Gerald WilsonMoment Of Truth ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1963. Good ... Out Of Stock
One of the classic big band sessions cut for Pacific Jazz by LA soul jazz arranger Gerald Wilson. Nearly every track's an original, and the album includes Wilson's killer track "Viva Tirado" – a tight jazzy stepper that was covered by loads of other artists, most famously El ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black & silver label Pacific Jazz pressing.)

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✨✧ Gerald WilsonOn Stage ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1965. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
The title's a weird one, because the album was recorded in the studio and not on stage – but we're hardly going to complain, because the record's so great! Wilson is really cooking for this one – leading an all-great group that includes Curtis Amy, Roy Ayers, Jack Wilson, Joe Pass, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label Pacific Jazz pressing with deep groove.)

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Gerald WilsonOn Stage (80s pressing) ... LP
Pacific Jazz, 1965. Sealed ... $4.99
The title's a weird one, because the album was recorded in the studio and not on stage – but we're hardly going to complain, because the record's so great! Wilson is really cooking for this one – leading an all-great group that includes Curtis Amy, Roy Ayers, Jack Wilson, Joe Pass, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Gerald WilsonPortraits ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $7.99
An excellent album from Gerald Wilson – one that features some of his most inventive writing and arranging to date! The album's a perfect balance between the two sides of LA jazz in the 60s – the soul jazz groove, and the growing modern scene – which often didn't get the larger ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label mono pressing.)

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Gerald WilsonYou Better Believe It! ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Early 60s. Very Good ... $2.99
One of Gerald Wilson's first albums – and a groundbreaking set of big band tracks that taps the richly soulful talents of 60s LA! Just about every single player in the group is a master talent – and soloists include Carmell Jones, Harold Land, Teddy Edwards, Walter Benton, Joe Maini, ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Black label pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ Gerald Wilson OrchestraGolden Sword ... LP
Pacific Jazz, Late 60s. Very Good Gatefold ... $4.99
Latiny tracks from Gerald Wilson – but done with his usual tight LA soul jazz groove! Wilson swings, as always, and leads a band of LA players with a fabulous mix of styles. The set's got Harold Land, Anthony Ortega, Laurindo Almeida, Roy Ayers, Teddy Edwards, and Jimmy Woods – to ... (Jazz) read more LP, Vinyl record album
(Mono black label pressing with deep groove.)
 
 



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