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The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra Live at MCG MCGJ1017

TERRY GIBBS Feelin’ Good Live in the Studio Mack Avenue MAC 1022

Tim Ries The Rolling Stones Project Concord Records. CCD-2260-2

Non-Stop Flight. Don Burrows and The Mell-O-Tones play great music of the Swing Era ABC JAZZ 982 9885 [75.34]

LIONEL HAMPTON And The Golden Men of Jazz Live at the Blue Note TELARC JAZZ CD-83308

Dedicated to DIZ - Slide Hampton & the Jazz Masters TELARC JAZZ CD-83323

McCoy Tyner with Stanley Clarke and Al Foster Telarc Jazz CD-83488

Joe Williams Here’s to Life Telarc Jazz. CD-83357.

NILS LINDBERG Timeless Dalecarlian Paintings PROPHONE PCD 081

To Diz with Love Dizzy Gillespie With Doc Cheatham, Jon Faddis, Wynton Marsalis, Claudio Roditi, Red Rodney, Wallace Roney Charlie Sepulveda TELARC JAZZ CD-83307

Jeremy Davenport Maybe in a Dream TELARC CD-83409

TED LEWIS and his Band Is Everybody Happy? NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS NAXOS 8.120770

LIONEL HAMPTON Vol, 3 "Hey Ba-Ba-Re-Bop" Original 1941-1951 Recordings NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS 8.120766

BENNIE MOTEN & his Kansas City Orchestra MOTEN SWING LIVING ERA CD AJA 5578 25 original Mono Recordings 1923 - 1932


MILES DAVIS Vol.2 Boplicity Original recordings 1949-1953 NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS 8.120772

KID ORY Vol.2 Ory’s Creole Trombone Original 1945-1953 Recordings NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS 8.120769

June Christy Sings SOMETHING COOL Stan Kenton & His Orchestra LIVING ERA CD AJA 5570

Marion Meadows Another Side of Midnight Heads Up International Ltd. HUCD 3050.

From The Ground - Caratini Jazz Ensemble Le Chant du Monde 274 1227


PARAISO Gerry Mulligan with Jane Duboc TELARC JAZZ CD-83361

SUMMERTIME Ray Brown Trio with Ulf Wakenius TELARC JAZZ CD-83430


Beatle Jazz With a little help from our friends LIGHTYEAR 54685-2

Monty Alexander Live at the Iridium TELARC JAZZ CD-83610

TONY BENNETT Sings the Rogers & Hart Songbook Concord Jazz CCD-2243-2


Ellington Tribute UMO Jazz Orchestra Apex 2564-618832

Gary Burton Next Generation. Concord Music. CCD-2277-2

ANDRE PREVIN UPTOWN With Mundell Lowe & Ray Brown TELARC JAZZ CD 83303

Cleo Lane Quintessential Cleo QNT 10707

Cleo Lane & Dudley Moore Smilin’ Through Q Note QNT 10103

ELLA FITZGERALD Vol.5 Lullaby of Birdland NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS 8.120774

David Gordon Trio Angel Feet The David Gordon Trio ZAH ZAH ZZCD 9819 [57.28]

ROBERT MAGRIS EUROPLANE Featuring Tony Lakatos CHECK-IN Soul Note 121325 – 2


WOODY SHAW Live Volume Four High Note HCD 7139

Sonny Stitt Work Done HighNote HCD 7130

Sarah Vaughan Volume 2. Trouble is a Man Original Recordings 1946-1948 Naxos Jazz Legends, 8.120763

Daniele D’Agaro, Jeb Bishop, Kent Kessler, Robert Barry CHICAGO OVERTONES HatOLOGY 613

Jean-Marie Machado Leve Leve Muito Leve Reves et deambulations d’apres Fernando Pessoa EDITIONS HORTUS Hortus 100

Lester Young Lester Leaps Again: Original Recordings 1942-1944 Naxos Jazz Legends, 8.120764

Artie Shaw and his Gramercy Five - Summit Ridge Drive LIVING ERA CD AJS 2007 [74.59 + 70.09]

Red Nichols and His Five Pennies – That’s A Bargain! Recorded 1926-30 LIVING ERA CD AJA 5564

Keith Jarrett. The Art of Improvisation An in-depth DVD portrait. Bonus; the Keith Jarrett Trio in concert, playing Butch and Butch, Tokyo 1993 and 30 minutes of exclusive interviews with Keith Jarrett, Jack DeJohnette and Gary Peacock. EUROARTS DVD 2054119

GABRIELLA GOODMAN UNTIL WE LOVE JMT Records Volume 70/81 No 919 070-2

Angel Feet David Gordon Trio Zah Zah ZZ CD 9819

Jacques Loussier Trio Play Bach... and more. EuroArts DVD 2054068

The Very Best Of CAROL KIDD LINN Records AKD259

Paddy Milner Walking on Eggshells. Bronze Records Ltd, GBRCD 100.

Art TATUM Improvisations: Steven Mayer (piano) NAXOS AMERICAN CLASSICS 8.559130 [62:00]

Gene Krupa Vol. 2. Let Me Off Uptown (1939-1945) Naxos Jazz Legends, 8.120749

The Eastern Seaboard. Nonfiction Black Saint, 120163-2

THE ROYAL ELLINGTON CONCERT The music of Duke Ellington played by the BOB WILBER BIG BAND At The Royal Festival Hall WARNER DVD 5046755422

Lucilla Galeazzi, Vicent Courtois, Michel Godard. Trio Rouge. Intuition, INT 3353 2

Thelonius MONK (1917 - 1982) Volume 2 - Let’s Cool One original 1950 – 1952 recordings NAXOS 8.120673 [63’11"]

Guillaume de CHASSY LUNES Cantate Jazz HORTUS 023

HANK ROBERTS Little Motor People Winter & Winter 9190622

MARK SPRINGER E.T.A. n.y.c Jazz Standards & Original Compositions Exit 007

Jazz at the Pawnshop PROPHONE PRCD 7778

DUKE ELLINGTON Piano In The Foreground Columbia Legacy 512920 2

Tim Berne Diminutive Mysteries (Mostly Hemphill) Winter & Winter, No. 919060-2

Peter Herborn Traces of Trane Winter & Winter, No. 59/81

Lew Stone. The Best of Lew Stone and the Monseigneur Band 1932-34 Recorded London, 1932-34 CLAVES CD 50-9812 [66.44]

ZOE SCHWARZ & ROB KORAL Devil or Dove 33 Records - 33JAZZ121

Duke Ellington. Duke Ellington in the Twenties: The Duke Steps Out LIVING ERA CD AJA 5573

Claude Barthelemy L’Orchestra national de jazz (ONJ) La Fete de L’eau Le Chant du Monde 2741228

Stephane Guillaume No1 Soul Role O+Music - OP104

‘I was there’ Roger Kellaway plays from the Bobby Darin songbook ipo-IPOC 1006 Price reduction £12.99 £8.99 post-free

Bruce Cale Quartet LiveAdelaide Festival 1980 Tall Poppies TP175

Billie Holiday vol. 4. You’re My Thrill: Original Recordings 1944-1949. Naxos Jazz Legends, 8.120750

The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll Original Recordings 1945-1954 NAXOS Nostalgia 8.120801

Django Reinhardt. Classic Recordings Vol 7 1935 - 1937: Americans in Paris Part 1 Naxos Jazz Legends, 8.120734

Duke Ellington Vol.8 "Jump for Joy" Original 1941-1942 Recordings NAXOS JAZZ LEGENDS 8.120743

Cassandra Wilson AFTER THE BEGINNING AGAIN JMT Edition No 919 058-2

Claude Thornhill and his Orchestra - Snowfall With vocals by Maxine Sullivan, Buddy Hughes and Fran Warren Recorded 1937-47 LIVING ERA CD AJA 5542 [76.54]

Sir Roland Hanna EVERYTHING I LOVE Ipo IPOC 1002 Price reduction £12.99 £8.99 post-free

Stéphane Grappelli Opportunity Stéphane Grappelli (violin), Gérard Gustin (piano), Jack Sewing (bass); Armand Cavallaro (drums) Recorded France, 1973 and 1979 BELLA MUSICA BM 31.6524 [35.36]

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