A really amazing collection – filled with material that wouldn't have otherwise made it to CD! The set features a wealth of jazz work recorded for Capitol Records in the 40s – most of which was only ever issued on 78s, or small ep pressings – with sessions led by artists who include Cootie Williams, Carl Kress, Red Norvo, Stan Hasselgard, Sonny Greer, Louis Bellson, Rex Stewart, Kay Starr, Murray McEchern, Armand Hug, Bobby Hackett, Sid Catlett, Al Casey, Anita O'Day, Jack Teagarden
, Benny Carter, Jess Stacy, Ray Bauduc, Eddie Miller, Scatman Crothers, and others!
(Out of print. Hand-numbered limited edition pressing – includes original box, book, and CDs. Note: box lid has been slightly detached, then taped. Box front also has a light scratch.)