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2014

TOBIAS CHRISTL  Wildern:Young German Jazz   ACT9673-2

GARY BURTON  Conception   él by Cherry Red ACMEMD277CD(2 CDs)

JOHN COLTRANE  The Complete Ray Draper Sessions 1957-58   ACROBAT MUSIC ACMCD4375

British Traditional Jazz at a Tangent Volume 6   The Classic Style Bands   LAKE LACD335

BUDDY DeFRANCO  Four Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1135 (2CDs)

NEW CENTURY RAGTIME ORCHESTRA  Singin' in the Bathtub   LAKE LACD336

MARCOTULLI & BIONDINI  La Strada Invisibile   ACT 9627-2

MANU KATCHÉ  Touchstone For Manu   ECM 379 3906

Folk Songs for the Jazz Ensemble    ACTE PRÉALABLE AP0324

DELFEAYO MARSALIS  The Last Southern Gentlemen   Troubador Jass TJR 081814

ERNIE WATTS  A Simple Truth   Flying Dolphin FD 1009

TONY KADLECK BIG BAND  Around The Horn   Self-produced

PHILIP CATHERINE and MARTIN WIND  Duo Art - New Folks   ACT 9621-2

JACOB KARLZON 3  Shine   ACT 9573-2

KELLEY SUTTENFIELD AND TONY ROMANO  Among The Stars   Self-produced

BILLY HART QUARTET  One is the Other   ECM 375 9733

DONALD BYRD  Four Classic Albums   AVID JAZZ AMSC 1133 (2CDs)

EDDIE CONDON  The Collection   Acrobat FADCD 2045 (2CDs)

WEST COAST JAZZ    Documents 600167

OSCAR BROWN JR.  Between Heaven and Hell   SUPERBIRD SBIRD 0023CD

CATERINA ZAPPONI  Romantica   Motéma 233851

LOUIS PRIMA JR.  Blow   WARRIOR WR16532

HENDRIK MEURKENS & MISHA TSIGANOV DUO AND QUARTET  Junity   HMS 001

BILLY ECKSTINE  Four Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1131 (2CDs)

LARRY GOLDINGS, PETER BERNSTEIN, BILL STEWART  Ramshackle Serenade   Pirouet PIT 3077

HIROMI  Move: Live in Tokyo   Telarc TEL 35561-09

ALAN BROADBENT and the NDR BIG BAND  America the Beautiful   JAN MATTHIES JMR201401

BESSIE SMITH  The Bessie Smith Collection 1923-1925   Acrobat FADCD2040 (2CDs)

VIKTORIA MULLOVA  Stradivarius in Rio   ONYX 4130

ANDREW McCORMACK  First Light   Edition EDN1052

BETTY CARTER  Four Classic Albums   AMSC 1132 (2CDs)

THELONIOUS MONK  Three Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1130 (2CDs)

JC SANFORD ORCHESTRA  Views from the Inside   WHIRLWIND RECORDINGS WR4652

HIROMI   ALIVE - The Trio Project   TELARC TEL-35307-02

GENE KRUPA  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1134 (2CDs)

ARETHA FRANKLIN  The Legendary Concertgebouw Concert Amsterdam 1968   Red Bullet J 43324

EDDIE "CLEANHEAD" VINSON  The Original Cleanhead   Ace CDCHM 1408

KENNY BAKER'S DOZEN  Live at the BBC 1957   Acrobat ADDCD 3111 (2CDs)

STEFANO BOLLANI  Joy in Spite of Everything   ECM 378 4459

COREY HARRIS  Fulton Blues   Blues Boulevard 250360

QUINCY JONES  Live in Paris   Frémeaux & Associés FA 5460 (2CDs)

STAN GETZ  Around Midnight in Paris   AMERICAN JAZZ CLASSICS 99099

LEE WILEY  Four Classic Albums Plus   AVID AMSC1113 (2CDs)

JIMMY WITHERSPOON  Four Classic Albums Plus   AVID AMSC1114 (2CDs)

LESTER YOUNG  The Complete Aladdin Recordings   Phoenix 131605 (2CDs)

CHARLES DAVIS  For the Love of Lori   Reade Street 1111-cd

BILL PERKINS  Four Classic Albums   Avid Jazz AMSC 1121 (2CDs)

JACQUES LOUSSIER  My Personal Favourites: The Jacques Loussier Trio Plays Bach   TELARC TEL-35319-02 (2CDs)

DAVID SANCIOUS and TONE  Transformation (The Speed of Love)   Cherry Red ECLEC 2458

FRANK SINATRA  Songs for Swingin' Lovers!   Black Coffee 120004

LOUIS ARMSTRONG  Three Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1127 (2CDs)

ADAM SCHROEDER  Let's   Capri 74134-2

JOE WILDER  Such A Beautiful Sound   FRESH SOUNDS FSR-CD 812

THE PETE McGUINNESS JAZZ ORCHESTRA  Strength In Numbers   Summit DCD 627

RCS JAZZ  I'm Ready Now   NIMBUS ALLIANCE NI6285

HOT FINGERS  Smile   LAKE LACD 331

TOBIN MUELLER  Impressions of Water and Light   CD BABY (without number)

ANNIE ROSS  Loguerhythms   él Records by Cherry Red ACMEM 274CD

NAT KING COLE  The Complete AFTER MIDNIGHT Sessions   Masterworks 21323

HENRY RED ALLEN  Ride, Red, Ride! His 44 finest, 1929-1962   RETROSPECTIVE RTS 4248 (2CDs)

KEAN - A jazz version of the Broadway Musical  + THE SOUL OF HOLLYWOOD   FRESH SOUND RECORDS FSR-CD 828

KEITH JARRETT / CHARLIE HADEN  Last Dance   ECM 378 0524

BRAZIL!  The Birth of Bossa Nova   Le Chant du Monde 274 24347.48 (2CDs)

B. B. KING  The Life of Riley   MVD Visual MVD 6345D

Drop Me Off In Harlem  A Vintage Jazz Portrait   RETROSPECTIVE RTR 4247

JACQUES LOUSSIER  Beyond Bach, Other Composers I Adore   Telarc TEL 35342-02 (2CDs)

NEW BLACK EAGLE JAZZ BAND  At Het Congres, Breda, 1987   Own Label BE[LECD]4009

AZURE  Hiptronics   AZUREMUSIC AZMU1401

PIERRICK PÉDRON  Kubic's Cure   ACT 9554-2

ANDREW LITTON  A Tribute to Oscar Peterson   BIS SACD 2034

JOE BECK  Get Me Joe Beck   Whaling City Records WSC 058

PAUL BLEY  Play Blue   ECM 376 6190

GINGER BAKER  Why?   Motema 233846

OLIVER NELSON  Swiss Suite   CDBGPM 279

BRITISH TRADITIONAL JAZZ  Goes To The Movies   LAKE LACS6

MARIUS NESET/TRONDHEIM JAZZ ORCHESTRA  Lion   ACT 9031-2

TONY BENNETT & COUNT BASIE  Complete Recordings   Masterworks 21327

ANITA O'DAY  Four Classic Albums Plus: Second Set   Avid AMSC 1126 (2CDs)

BILLY STRAYHORN  Out of the Shadows   Storyville 1088614 (7CDs+DVD)

British Traditional Jazz At A Tangent  Volume 5; Second Line. Bands with major label record deals   LAKE LACD328

FRANK FOSTER  The Loud Minority   BGP CDBGPM 276

KETIL BJORNSTAD  Sunrise   ECM RECORDS ECM 2336

TOOTS THIELEMANS  Toots   Blue Moon BMCD 844

CHRIS BARBER'S JAZZ & BLUES BAND  Jazz Me Blues - The 70s   LAKE LACD332 (2CDs)

CHARLIE BARNET & HIS ORCHESTRA  The Right Idea (A Centenary Tribute-His 50 Finest 1939-1949)   RETROSPECTIVE RTS 4225 (2CDs)

ROY ASSAF TRIO  Second Row Behind The Painter   One Trick Dog Records 888295063746

TEVLIN SWING  When I Get Low I Get High   New Orleans North CD-014

KRIS ADAMS  Longing   Jazzbird Records JB 003

LINDSEY BLAIR QUARTET  A New Dawn   Southernmost Records (No Number)

GEORGE MELLY  Sings Doom   EL Records ACMEM 273 CD

ELLA FITZGERALD  Second Set: Three Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1122 (2CDs)

CHARLES MINGUS  Let My Children Hear Music/Charles Mingus And Friends In Concert   BGOCD 1140 (3CDs)

EARL HINES & HIS ESQUIRE All-STARS  Live At Club Hangover, San Francisco Jan.-Feb. 1954   Acrobat Music ADDCD 3107 (2CDs)

DOUGLAS DETRICK'S ANYWHEN ENSEMBLE  The Bright and Rushing World   Navona Records NV 5955

GWILYM SIMCOCK  Instrumation   ACT 9564-2

JOE PASS  Sounds of Synanon   American Jazz Classics 99100

MRAZ & VIKLICKÝ  Together Again   ACT 9622-2

HARRY EDISON  Swings Buck Clayton (and Vice Versa)   American Jazz Classics 99098

WARDELL GRAY  Way Out Wardell   Boplicity by Ace CDBOPM 014

DIZZY GILLESPIE & STAN GETZ  Diz & Getz   American Jazz Classics 99097

ART BLAKEY AND THE JAZZ MESSENGERS  The Complete 3 Blind Mice   American Jazz Classics 99093 (2CDs)

HOLLY HOFMANN  Low Life   Capri 74133

HORACE SILVER  Horace Silver Quartet Live in New York 1953   SOLAR RECORDS 4569945

KÜHN & KRUGLOV DUO ART  Moscow   ACT 9623-2

DUKE ELLINGTON  In Gröna Lund   Storyville 1038330 (2CDs)

NEW BLACK EAGLE JAZZ BAND  Tony's Mining Company   Own Label BE[LECD]4005

REMI HARRIS  Ninick   Big Bear Records BEAR CD 5

DIZZY GILLESPIE & SONNY ROLLINS  The Legendary Sessions   American Jazz Classics 99096 (2CDs)

PEIRANI & PARISIEN DUO ART  Belle ɐpoque   ACT 9625-2

TEEMU VIINIKAINEN TRIO  Hit it!   B00I7V60BC

FRANK WESS  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1124 (2CDs)

MILES DAVIS  Porgy and Bess   Poll Winners Records PWR 27318

MONTY ALEXANDER  Harlem-Kingston Express Vol. 2   Motema 233828

GIL SCOTT-HERON  Pieces Of A Man   Flying Dutchman Jazz Classics CDBGPM 274

NATALIE DESSAY and MICHEL LEGRAND  Entre elle et lui   ERATO 934145 2

JOHNNY HODGES & EARL HINES  Complete Recordings   Solar 4569947 (2CDs)

JOE VENUTI & EDDIE LANG  The Collection 1926-33   Fabulous FADCD 2041 (2CDs)

LAURINDA ALMEIDA and the BOSSA NOVA ALL-STARS    AMERICAN JAZZ CLASSICS 99074

BENNY GOODMAN  The Complete Benny Goodman in Moscow   American Jazz Classics 99081 (2CDs)

BEATA PATER  Golden Lady   B&B RECORDS BB-0419

GEORGE SHEARING  Four Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1117 (2CDs)

JANE IRA BLOOM  Sixteen Sunsets   Outline OTL 141

LENA BLOCH  Feathery   Thirteenth Note TNR 006

RED NORVO  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1110 (2CDs)

EDDIE "LOCKJAW" DAVIS - DON PATTERSON QUINTET  Complete Recordings   Groove Hut GH 66720

OSCAR PETERSON & FRED ASTAIRE  Complete Norman Granz Sessions   Disconforme JFCD 22877

DAVID BAKER  Music with cello   MUSIKPRODUKTION DABRINGHAUS UND GRIMM MDG SACD 903 1841-6

CHARLIE PARKER  Yardbird Suite   Le Chant du Monde 274 2455.57 (3CDs)

BILL EVANS  Three Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1119 (2CDs)

MODERN JAZZ QUARTET  Fontessa/Pyramid   Pristine Audio PAJZ 011

ELLA FITZGERALD  Three Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1118 (2CDs)

SIDNEY BECHET  Petite Fleur   Le Chant du Monde 274 2407.09 (3CDs)

DUKE ELLINGTON  Portrait of a Lion   Le Chant du Monde 274 2410.12 (3CDs)

DELMARK  60 Years of Jazz   DELMARK DE916

DON ELLIS  The New Don Ellis Band Goes Underground/Don Ellis at Fillmore   BGO BGOCD 1143 (2CDs)

LOUIS ARMSTRONG  Weather Bird   Le Chant du Monde 274 2401.03 (2CDs)

STEFANO BOLLANI  L'Orchestra del Titanic   Via Veneto Jazz VVJ 021

BETTY CARTER  `Round Midnight and Out There with Betty Carter   SOLAR RCORDS 4569940

CAL TJADER  In a Latin Bag   El Records by Cherry Red ACMEM 266CD

PERRY BEEKMAN  Bewitched   Self-produced

DOROTHY ASHBY  Four Classic Albums Plus   Avid AMSC 1120 (2CDs)

ARILD ANDERSEN  Mira   ECM 2307 3728782

GERRY GIBBS/KENNY BARRON/RON CARTER  Gerry Gibbs Thrasher Dream Trio   Whirling City Sound WCS 065

KID ORY and His Orchestra  The Original Jazz   Upbeat URCD259

ROSSANO SPORTIELLO/EDDIE METZ/NICKI PARROTT  It's a Good Day   Arbors Jazz ARCD 19431

GEORGE SHEARING TRIO  Jazz Moments   Essential Jazz Classics EJC 55632

PEE WEE RUSSELL  New Groove and The College Concert   SOLAR RECORDS 4569938

JIM MULLEN ORGAN TRIO  Catch My Drift   Diving Duck DDRCD 019

THE CURTIS COUNCE QUINTET  Exploring the Future   BOPLICITY CDBOPM 007

ORNETTE COLEMAN  This is Our Music   Essential Jazz Classics EJC 55633 (2CDs)

JERI BROWN  Echoes; Live at Catalina Jazz Club   JONGLEUR PRODUCTIONS JP CDDVD-700

CLARK TERRY  Four Classic Albums   AVID JAZZ AMSC 1102 (2CDs)

A Jazz Club session and concert with The Clyde Valley Stompers  the Allan Gilmour tapes   LAKE LACD 329 (2CDs)

JOHN COLTRANE  Out Of This World   PROPERBOX 181 (4CDs)

BIG JOE TURNER  Live at the Music Machine 1983   Floating World FLOATM 6212

OSCAR PETERSON & BEN WEBSTER  During This Time   Art of Groove MIG 80212 (CD+DVD)

GENE AMMONS - ART FARMER ALL STARS  The Complete Jam Sessions   American Jazz Classics 99076 (2CDs)

COLORADO CONSERVATORY FOR THE JAZZ ARTS  Hang Time   TAPESTRY 76020-2

NEW BLACK EAGLE JAZZ BAND  Mount Gretna 1982   Own Label BE[LECD]4008

STEPHANIE BLYTHE  As Long As There Are Songs   INNOVA 875

KEVIN FITZSIMMONS  Show Me The Way   JAZZ WURX JWR011CD

MODERN JAZZ QUARTET  The Comedy + Lonely Woman   Essential Jazz Classics EJC55615

TORD GUSTAVSEN QUARTET  Extended Circle   ECM 376 0239

KB HALLEN  Hall of Fame   Stunt STUCD 12132 (2CDs)

BILL HARRIS  The Blues-Soul of Bill Harris; Complete Mercury Recordings 1956-1959   FRESH SOUNDS FSR-CD 792 (2CDs)

THE MATTHEW FINCK JONATHAN BALL PROJECT  It's Not That Far   CD BABY 5638155492

BRUNO HEINEN  plays Karlheinz Stockhausen; Tierkreis   BABEL BDV13119

ULF WAKENIUS  Momento Magico   Act 9565-2

ROLAND KIRK  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1111

GEORGE LEWIS  Jass at the Ohio Union - The Historic George Lewis 1954 Concert   Upbeat URCD244D

CANNONBALL ADDERLEY SEXTET  Jazz Workshop Revisited Complete Edition   American Jazz Classics 99077

DAVE STRYKER  Eight Track   Strikezone 8809

THE FAT BABIES  18th & Racine   Delmark DE 255

Avishai COHEN  Almah   PARLOPHONE

ES2  Algorhythms   Twin Rivers

BRUNO FONTAINE  Ragtime   APARTÉ AP063

HENRY MANCINI  Combo! + The Blues and the Beat   American Jazz Classics 99079

PLAS JOHNSON  This Must Be the Plas!/Mood for the Blues   Fresh Sound FSR-CD 818

DAVIDE GIOVANNI  Minas Project   PATHWAY RECORDS LC2353/PBCD 0104

The SWR BIG BANG Featuring FOLA DADA  Kings of Swing Op.1   HÄNSSLER CLASSIC CD 93.310

SCOTT HAMILTON QUARTET  Dean Street Nights   Woodville WVCD 141

JANICE BORLA  Promises to Burn   Tall Grass TGB 281

ABDULLAH IBRAHIM  Mukashi : Once upon a Time   Intuition INT 3432

ERIC REED  The Adventurous Monk   Savant SCD 2132

STAN KENTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA  Flying High In Florida 1972   Sounds Of Yester Year DSOY 934

KEITH JARRETT  No End   ECM 375 5519 (2CDs)

KEN COLYER'S JAZZMEN  Live - Rediscovered Treasures from the Classic Years   Upbeat URCD257

BOB WALLIS  A Jazz Club Session with Bob Wallis and his Storyville Jazzmen   LAKE LACD326 (2CDs)

DICK HYMAN and RALPH SUTTON  Just You. Just Me   SACKVILLE SKCD2-2054

JIMMY GIUFFRE  Three Classic Albums Plus: Second Set   Avid AMSC 1103 (2CDs)

JOHN BROWN  Quiet Time   Brown Boulevard (no number)

BRUSSELS JAZZ ORCHESTRA featuring JOE LOVANO  Wild Beauty   Half Note HN 4556

MODERN JAZZ QUARTET  Fontessa/Pyramid   Pristine Audio PAJZ 011

GREG LEWIS  Organ Monk: American Standard   Greglewismusic (self-produced)

The GIL EVANS ORCHESTRA  Plays the music of Jimi Hendrix   FIVEFOUR32

NDR 60 Years Jazz Edition  No. 03 - Stéphane Grappelli Ensemble - 17 May 1957, Hamburg, NDR Studio   MOOSICUS RECORDS

JOHN ABERCROMBIE QUARTET  39 Steps   ECM 374 2710

TERRY GIBBS  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1095 (2CDs)

DUKE ELLINGTON  Will Big Bands Ever Come Back?/Recollections of the Big Band Eera   American Jazz Classics 99082

THE FIVE PENNIES  and the Gene Krupa Story   Blue Moon BMCD 3511

VIKTORIA TOLSTOY AND JACOB KARLZON  A Moment of Now   ACT 9727-2

TODD LONDAGIN  Look Out For Love   Self-produced

STACEY KENT  The Changing Lights   Parlophone 466226

JEANETTE KOHN & SWEDISH RADIO CHOIR  New Eyes on Baroque   ACT 9547-2

QUATUOR EBENE  Fiction   VIRGIN CLASSICS 6286680

MULATU ASTATKE  Sketches of Ethiopia   JAZZ VILLAGE SP 9570015

BILLIE HOLIDAY  I Can't Give You Anything But Love   Le Chant du Monde 574 2277.81 (5CDs)

MAX von MOSCH ORCHESTRA  Berlin Kaboom!   ACT 9559-2

GEORGE COTSIRILOS TRIO  Variations   0A2 Records 0A2 22104

NAT KING COLE SINGS/GEORGE SHEARING PLAYS    Jackpot 48736

DAVE BRUBECK  NDR 60 Years Jazz Edition No.02   MOOSICUS RECORDS N 1302-2 (2CDs)

AHMAD JAMAL TRIO  The Classic 1958-1962 Recordings   Jazz Dynamics 006 (5CDs)

DON ELLIS  Autumn   FiveFour 33

CHUCK LOEB  Silhouette   Moosicus M 1216-2

RICHARD TEE  Strokin' + Natural Ingredients   Robinsongs CDMRED 592

DAVE BENNETT  Don't Be That Way   Mack Avenue MAC 1071

DUKE ELLINGTON  The Concert at the Pleyel, Paris 1958   Sounds of Yester Year DSOY 932 (2CDs)

British Traditional Jazz at a Tangent  volume 4, The Territory Bands   LAKE LACD327

DEXTER GORDON  Dexter Blows Hot And Cool   BOPLICITY CDBOPM 006

NEW BLACK EAGLE JAZZ BAND  The Potomac River Jazz Club 1983   BE[LECD]4007

DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET  Brubeck's Best   Alto Take: 2 ALN 1933

CHRIS BIESTERFELDT  Urban Mandolin   Self-produced BR 1001

RCS JAZZ  Things Considered: Young Ideas in Jazz   Nimbus Alliance NI 6244

MEG OKURA & THE PAN ASIAN CHAMBER JAZZ ENSEMBLE  Tribute to Ryuichi Sakamoto   CD Baby 8167164

MILES DAVIS  Live at Montreux 1991   Eagle Rock Entertainment DVD EREDV969

BENNY GOODMAN  Swings Again   American Jazz Classics 99075

CLARK TERRY & BOB BROOKMEYER QUINTET  Complete Live Recordings 1962-1965   Fresh Sound FSR-CD 800 (2CDs)

STEVE TURRE  The Bones of Art   HighNote HCD 7251

DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA  Ellington Jazz Party   FiveFour 34

WAYNE SHORTER  Beginnings   PROPERBOX 178 (4CDs)

IRA SULLIVAN PRESENTS THE JIM HOLMAN TRIO  Blue Skies   Delmark DE 5010

ECHOES OF SWING  Blue Pepper   Act 9102-2

RANDY BRECKER  The Brecker Brothers Band Reunion   CD + Piloo PR 007

HOWARD ALDEN/ANDY BROWN QUARTET  Heavy Artillery   Delmark DE 5008

TRAD JAZZ  Collector's Album   ALTO ALN 1943

DICK HYMAN & KEN PEPLOWSKI  Live at the Kitano   Victoria VC 4393

JIMMY FORREST  Four Classic Albums   Avid AMSC 1096 (2CDs)

Gerry MULLIGAN   At Liederhalle Stuttgart, November 22, 1977   SWR ARTHAUS MUSIK VINYL 101725

BOB BARNARD MEETS JIM GALLOWAY  What's New   Sackville SKCD2-3064

TOM KENNEDY  Just Play!   Capri 74122-2

RALPH TOWNER/WOLFGANG MUTHSPIEL/SLAVA GRIGORYAN  Travel Guide   ECM 372 9508

New Black Eagle Jazz Band  The 1987 Treebeek Concert   BE[LECD]4006

KENNY WHEELER  Six for Six   Cam Jazz CAMJ 7866-2

OLLIE HOWELL  Sutures and Stitches   WHIRLWIND RECORDINGS WR4636

THE SWALLOW QUINTET  Into The Woodwork  ECM RECORDS XtraWATT/13 2798380

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