Jazz! Recent Finds & Old Favourites

A Listmania! list by Numinous Ugo (Edinburgh)
 
Free Action
1.  Free Action by Wolfgang Dauner
The list author says:
  "With Jean-Luc Ponty on Violin, Eberhard Weber on Cello and Gerd Dudek on Tenor Sax & Clarinet Dauner had a supreme band here. Free Jazz at its best"
£15.41   Used & New from: £11.70
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Laura
2.  Laura by Laura MacDonald
The list author says:
  "Top notch same group jazz, this should be regarded as a modern jazz classic"
£14.99   Used & New from: £1.98

Five Peace Band Live
3.  Five Peace Band Live by Chick Corea
The list author says:
  "This is everything I hoped it would be and falls into none of the pitfalls it could have done. In A Silet Way is performed here brilliantly"
£12.37   Used & New from: £6.42
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Quiet Nights
4.  Quiet Nights by Diana Krall
The list author says:
  "I really should hate this but I love it."
Used & New from: £5.25
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

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Jazz Samba Encore!
5.  Jazz Samba Encore! by Stan Getz
The list author says:
  "Just as good as on the Charlie Byrd and Joao Gilberto albums. Two Note Samba is just a joy"
£12.75   Used & New from: £2.45
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Songbooks
6.  Songbooks by Oscar Peterson
The list author says:
  "Why arn't there people like Norman Gantz  getting top jazz musicians to just record good tunes anymore. Peterson produced volumes of great stuff this way."
£4.21   Used & New from: £0.52
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Kwanzaa
7.  Kwanzaa by Archie Shepp
The list author says:
  "Great stuff from an era when jazz was under real pressure from rock"
£5.24   Used & New from: £3.04

New Grass
8.  New Grass by Albert Ayler
The list author says:
  "This ain't Jazz!! Well yes and no but who care it's great!"
£7.15   Used & New from: £5.50
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Ptah The El Daoud
9.  Ptah The El Daoud by Alice Coltrane
The list author says:
  "A jazz cross between Yoko Ono and Linda McCartney who went on to produce some stunning music. Don't worry about the mysticism just enjoy the music"
£5.99   Used & New from: £4.47
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Autumn Leaves
10.  Autumn Leaves by Don Byas
The list author says:
  "Byas is brilliant with the great Stan Tracey in piano and Ronnie Scott's introduction is a treat"
£11.98   Used & New from: £7.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Evolution (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
11.  Evolution (Rudy Van Gelder Edition) by Grachan Moncur III
The list author says:
  "With Lee Morgan, Tony Williams and Jackie McLean in the band this is seriously good Blue Note jazz"
Used & New from: £12.21
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Dimensions & Extensions (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
12.  Dimensions & Extensions (Rudy Van Gelder Edition) by Sam Rivers
The list author says:
  "The undervalued Sam Rivers"
Used & New from: £3.97
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Love Devotion Surrender
13.  Love Devotion Surrender by Santana
The list author says:
  "Supreme!"
Used & New from: £3.25
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

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Stan Getz At The Shrine
14.  Stan Getz At The Shrine by Stan Getz
The list author says:
  "There was a better David Stone Martin cover to one of the original albums but the music is great. Bob Brookmeyer's valve trombone has such a great sound."
£7.97   Used & New from: £3.85
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Killer Joe
15.  Killer Joe by Joe Harriott
The list author says:
  "I love Free Form and Absract but this is earlier, more accessible jazz"
Used & New from: £37.15

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The Artistry Of Freddie Hubbard
16.  The Artistry Of Freddie Hubbard by Freddie Hubbard
The list author says:
  "This Freddie was not freeloader"
£5.46   Used & New from: £3.75
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Shades Of Blue
17.  Shades Of Blue by Don Rendel
The list author says:
  "This demonstrates the nonsense of th idea that British jazz is in any way inferior to US jazz. This is a brilliant band"
£12.18   Used & New from: £9.77
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

If2
18.  If2 by If
The list author says:
  "Why this band is not more widely celebrated I can not understand"
£10.81   Used & New from: £5.36
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Zzebra
19.  Zzebra by Zzebra
The list author says:
  "With family tree connections to If this is another great British  jazz fusion outfit"
Used & New from: £17.00

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Metheny Mehldau
20.  Metheny Mehldau by Brad Mehldau
The list author says:
  "I'm not sure why Metheny got a bit s**t when he moved to Geffen from ECM but here he is in great form in a perfect group setting"
£13.10   Used & New from: £2.96
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

Candy (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
21.  Candy (Rudy Van Gelder Edition) by Lee Morgan
The list author says:
  "A rediscovered treat"
£6.92   Used & New from: £2.69

A Love Supreme
22.  A Love Supreme by John Coltrane
The list author says:
  "The original album is from an undamaged master found at EMI london that restores damage done to the original master and restores Elvin Jones "lost" contribution"
£15.16   Used & New from: £10.46
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Somethin' Else
23.  Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
The list author says:
  "The essential companion to Kind of Blue"
£6.80   Used & New from: £2.75
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Ascension
24.  Ascension by John Coltrane
The list author says:
  "This is dense and difficult music, after being made to do a secnd 40 minute take Elvin Jones threw his snare drum at the wall"
£10.50   Used & New from: £8.99
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Emerald Tears
25.  Emerald Tears by Dave Holland
The list author says:
  "A solo Bass album eh?"
£16.92   Used & New from: £8.98

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