Jazz S-2

Artist Title (Label) Cover / Record / Co. Released Price CHF
Horace Silver Quintet The Cap Verdean Blues (Blue Note) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. print of GREAT late 60's thing by master Jazz pianist accompanied by Woody Shaw, J. J. Johnson, Joe Henderson, Bob Cranshaw & Roger Humphries; a striking confluence of Cap Verdean (portuguese) Folk heritage, the brazilian Samba beat and the 'good ol' american funky Blues' (as Horace pus it)
Horace Silver Quintet & Trio Blowin' The Blues Away (Blue Note) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. blue/white label print (47 west, 63rd, NYC) housed in great sleeve; Blue Mitchell on trumpet, Junior Cook on tenor sax, Eugene Taylor on bass & Louis Hayes on drums; incl. "the Baghdad blues", "sister Sadie";)
Horace Silver Trio, Art Blakey & Sabu Same (Blue Note) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. blue/white label print (47 west 63rd NYC) of fairly RARE 20th century Jazz-Vinyl dude recorded in the early 50's! this is the Horace Silver Trio and Art Blakey and this album represents the beginning of Horace's recording career as a leader and contains the best trio sides from 1952 & 1953 ! tracks incl. 'horoscope', 'prelude to a kiss', 'message from Kenya', 'ecorah', 'silverware', 'opus de funk' ...;has the orange cover;)
Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers Same (Blue Note) VG+ / EX U.S.'196 275.00
(orig. blue/white label print (47 west 63rd NYC) of fairly RARE 20th century Jazz-Vinyl dude recorded in the 50's ...these recordings represent the first & the 2nd sessions recorded by the Jazz Messengers... starring Art Blakey, Kenny Dorham, Hank Mobley, Doug Watkins; tracks incl. 'room 608', 'creepin' in', 'hippy' , 'the preacher' , 'doodlin' ...; the cover is blue with same photo of Horace as on Blue Note 1520;...nice Vinyl plays EX to Near Mint with in-audible marks; cover with seams fully split (partly taped) spine also split and partly repaired; small spot of tear in upper right corner;stamp on back cover in bottom-right corner; LIGHT storage wear BUT graphics and cover-art not affected! Clean labels with deep groove and RVG, 'ear', 9 M in run-out; feel free to ask for pics!)
Zoot Sims Good Old Zoot (Status) M- / VG++ U.S.'1963 SOLD
(third-label print on orange Status (the vinyl on this is mostly a bit crackly) ...recordings here date back to 1950 and 1954;)
Soprano Sax (Pablo) EX / EX U.S.'1963 SOLD
(mid-70's effort w/Ray Bryant on piano, George Mraz (b) and Grady Tate on drums; incl. "moonlight over Vermont", "willow weep for me" and the great original "bloos for Louisa" (7:58) ..Benny Green contributed some helpful liner-notes;)
Trotting! (Prestige) M- / EX U.S.'1963 SOLD
(orig. yellow/black label print (from the early 60's) of rare Jazz venture by boss tenor-sax-man feat. Art Blakey on drums on 6 selections!)
Zoot Sims, Tony Scott & Al Cohn East Coast Sounds (Jazzland) VG+ / VG++ U.S.'1960 SOLD
(orig. U.S. print of this Jazz rarity! Joe Wilder on trumpet, Urbie Green on trombone, Tony Scott on clarinet, Al Cohn blows the baritone sax, Trigger Alpert (b) Zoot Sims (as, ts) and Ed Shaughnessy on drums; songs incl. 'looking at you', 'love me tomorrow', tranquilizer' , trigger fantasy (arranged by Dick Hyman) , 'I like the likes of you' (arranged by Marty Paich) ; sleeve has been nicely taped; orange label print)
Alan Skidmore Morning Rise (Ego) EX / EX D'1977 SOLD
(late 70's release by this quality german Jazz-label w/experimenting guts; Gerd Dudek on saxes, Lala Kovacev (dr) and Adelhard Roidinger(b)
Morning Rise (Ego) M- / M D'1977 44.00
(late 70's release by this quality german Jazz-label w/experimenting guts; Gerd Dudek on saxes, Lala Kovacev (dr) and Adelhard Roidinger(b)...Vinyl looks barely played; Cover is EX with light traces of storage-wear(rubbing) on front in black ground; light traces of ring-wear on back (top & bottom) light bumps in top corners; clean labels;
Jimmy Smith Bashin' (Verve) M- / M- D'198 SOLD
(80's german reprint in orig. FOC; feat. Barry Galbraith or Jimmy Warren on guitars; side one has the Big Band whilst the flip brings the trio; orig. recorded in 1962 incl. "walk on the wild side")
Bluesmith (Verve) EX / EX U.S.'1972 42.00
(white-label-Promo stereo print of early 70's organ-Bop grooves w/Latin touch on the great "blues for 3 + 1" w/Ray Crawford on guitar, Donald Bean (dr) Leroy Vinnegar (b) Teddy Edwards (ts) and Victor Pantoja on conga; on one track; has a killer-version of "tuxedo junction"!;...vinyl plays EX to NM all the way; Cover with 10 cm bottom-seam-split(middle) fray in top seam; corners look slightly bent; traces of ring-wear on front & back; inside of gatefold is OK; oval orange/black DJ sticker on back; clean white labels with black lettering & logo on top;)
The Boss (Verve) EX / EX U.S.'196 65.00
(RARE yellow-label-Promo stereo print of Live-recorded organ-Bop gem w/George Benson on guitar, Donald Bailey (dr) and Nathan Page also on guitar on one track; has a killer-version of "tuxedo junction"! ..small promo-sticker on front cover;...Vinyl plays EX to NM (Near Mint) Cover with slightly bent bottom-right corner, bumps in other corners; red & black oval 'DJ'-sticker near upper-right corner; seams and spine are nice; clean yellow labels with black letters;)
Go For Watcha Know (Blue Note) M- / M- U.S.'1986 SOLD
(orig. U.S. print of mid-80's effort by this legendary organ-champ... assisted by Kenny Burrell, Stanley Turrentine, Monty Alexander, Grady Tate and Buster Williams; cover of Blue Mitchell's "fungii mama", Kenny Burrell's "bass face"...; nicely groovin' lanes stealin' back into vintage yards;)
Greatest Hits (Blue Note) EX / EX U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. U.S. print of great double-set documenting this renowned Bop-organ wizard; incl. "the sermon", "midnight special", Kenny Burrell's "all day long", "the champ"...; FOC; blue-white-label print;)
House Party (Blue Note) EX / VG+(+) U.S.'196 125.00
(orig. Blue label print (New York street-address on label) feat. Lee Morgan, Curtis Fuller, Lou Donaldson, George Coleman, Kenny Burrell, Art Blakey...; incl. "Blues after all";...Vinyl looks much played with somewhat 'hazy' surface...but plays VG+ with surface noise in silent parts..NO big issues...it's a VERY dynamic recording! Cover is EX with glossy front (No wear) LIGHT traces of ray along opening(front) light bumps in 3 corners; back cover with pencil writing along top-seam(middle) light traces of fray in seams(NO splits) spine is readable; N.Y. street address on labels with deep groove; RVG stamped in run-out;)
I'm Gon' Git Myself Together (MGM) EX / EX U.S.'197 65.00
(white-label-Promo stereo print of late 60's organ-Bop grooves w/ brass arranged and conducted by Johnny Pate who also produced; hot versions of "dock of the bay", "sugar, sugar" (!) "spill the wine"(!)...; has a great black/blue FOC; Vinyl (147g) looks barely played (archive copy) Cover (un-cut) is EX to Near Mint with oval orange/black sticker on back (bottom-left) 4cm fray in bottom-seam (middle) light bumps in corners; MINIMAL storage-wear(rubbing) on front & back (top & bottom) inside of gatefold is nice; clean white label promo with black lettering; pics here are from this copy : www.discogs.com/release/12649842-Jimmy-Smith-Im-Gon-Git-Myself-Together
The Sermon! (Blue Note) VG++ / VG++ U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. Blue label print (New York (no street-address on label) this album is among the true CLASSICS in fields of 20th century Jazz... and beyond!)
Stay Loose (Verve) EX / M- U.S.'197 SOLD
(white-label-Promo stereo print of early 70's organ-Bop grooves w/vocals 'n HOT brass arranged & conducted by Tom McIntosh; feat. Jerome Richardson, Joe Farrell, Hubert Laws, Pepper Adams, Joe Newman, Snooky Young, Carl Lynch (guitar) Grady Tate...; title-track is hot, funky action!! "grabbin' hold" (9:32) has Phil Upchurch on guitar and Stanley Turrentine on tenor sax! khool FOC w/small promo-sticker on front-sleeve;)
Johnny "Hammond" Smith All Soul (New Jazz) M- / M-! U.S.'196 125.00
(orig. purple-label first print of great Organ-Bopper feat. Thornel Schwartz on guitar, George Tucker on bass and Leo Stevens on drums; top shape!)
Stimulation (Prestige) M / M U.S.'1961 125.00
(orig. yellow/black-label first print of steamin' Organ-Bopper feat. Freddy McCoy on vibraphone (..the interplays of Hammond-organ and vibraphone create some special sound-scapes!) Eddie McFadden on guitar and Leo Stevens plays drums; incl. the bloozy groovin' swinger "ribs an' chips";)
The Stinger (Prestige) M / M- U.S.'1965 110.00
(wild organ-Bop CLASSIC w/Houston Person and Earl Edwards on tenor-sax, Floyd Smith on guitar and John Harris (dr) ..this dude sweeps floors! top shape!)
That Good Feelin' (New Jazz) M- / EX U.S.'196 145.00
(orig. purple-label first print of great Organ-Bopper feat.Thornel Schwartz on guitar, George Tucker on bass and Leo Stevens on drums; incl. "my funny valentine"; top shape!)
Johnny "Hammond" Smith & Willis Jackson Cooks With Gator Tail (Prestige) M / M- U.S.'1962 175.00
(orig. black/yellow-label first print of great Organ-Bopper feat. Eddie McFadden on guitar, Willis Jackson on tenor sax and Leo Stevens on drums; pristine shape!)
Louis Smith Quintet Prancin' (Steeple Chase) M- / M- DK'1979 SOLD
(late 70's orig. release on this quality label out of Denmark; Hard-Bop/Jazz venture by trumpet/fluegelhorn master accompanied by Sam Jones, Billy Hart, Roland Hanna (p) and Junior Cook (ts) ..includes a cover of Gershwin's "I can't get started";)
Stuff Smith Same (Verve) M / M- F'198 SOLD
(80's french reprint of simply fascinating recordings from 1957 in Los Angeles; led by black violinist Stuff Smith w/Barney Kessel on guitar, Oscar Peterson on piano, Ray Brown (b) and Alvin Stoller (dr); incl. "it don't mean a thing (if it ain't got that swing)", "things ain't what they used to be", "desert sands"...;)
Warren Smith & Hidefumi Toki Same (RCA) M- / M- J'1977 SOLD
(orig. japanese direct-to-disc audiophile recordings from 1977 feat. drummer Warren Smith and Hidefumi Toki on alto- and soprano sax; 2 sidelong Free-Form bannered work-outs spinning at 45 rpm for your ultimate listening pleasure; has an insert-sheet w/ khool pics;)
Martial Solal Himself (PDU) EX / VG+ I'1974 33.00
(vinyl plays EX; cover is nice EX to NM; clean labels;)
Sonny Stitt Made For Each Other (Delmark) EX / EX U.S.'1972 SOLD
(early 70's orig. print of GREAT trio-Jazz spree led by Stitt on saxes, Don Patterson plays the organ and Billie James beats 'em drums; a really tight unit here...; incl. "samba de Orfeo";)
Primitivo Soul (Prestige) M / EX U.S.'1964 SOLD
(black-yellow-label orig. print og GREAT Be-bop-racer album w/percussive/latin-action...feat. Osvaldo Martinez on bongos & Marcelino Valdez on conga drum,Ronnie Matthews on piano,Leonard Gaskin cranks the bass,Herbie Lovelle on drums;nice shape!!)
Shangri-La (Prestige) M- / EX U.S.'1964 95.00
(orig. U.S. blue-label orig. print (w/logo on right) ..GREAT trio-Bop racer w/Don Patterson on organ & Billy James on drums; Sonny sings on "mama don't allow"; incl. "soul food"; promo-stamp (preview copy) on back cover;...cleaned vinyl looks nice EX to Near Mint....with in-audible marks (light vinyl pops ..NOT disturbing though) Cover is NICE 'n shiny with bumps in 2 corners; on back stamped in red letters 'PREVIEW COPY'; clean blue-silver 'Trigon' labels; VAN GELDER in run-out;)
Soul People (Prestige) M / EX U.S.'1965 SOLD
(orig. blue-label issue of bluesy, soulful Bop jammer w/Booker Ervin and Don Patterson plus Billy James on drums; LONG trax rimful w/jams;)
Soul People (Prestige) M- / M- U.S.'1965 125.00
(orig. MONO blue-label issue of bluesy, soulful Bop jammer w/Booker Ervin and Don Patterson plus Billy James on drums; LONG trax rimful w/jams; nice shape!...Vinyl with in-audible surface marks plays nice EX to Near Mint; Cover is a BEAUTY and close to perfect; clean MONO labels; VAN GELDER in run-out; GREAT album by the way....)
Soul Shack (Prestige) M- / EX U.S.'1963 95.00
(black-yellow-label orig. print og GREAT Be-bop-racer album w/Jack McDuff at the organ, Leonard Gaskin plays bass and Herbie Lovelle on drums plus Sonny's soulful tenor-sax moves; nice shape!...Mono print; Vinyl is EX with few inaudible marks, VANGELDER stamped in run-out, black/yellow label; sleeve is close to MINT!)
Sonny Stitt With Jack McDuff Stitt Meets Brother Jack (Prestige) EX / EX U.S.'1962 165.00
(orig. U.S. black/yellow label orig. print of early 60's album by tenor-sax legend w/Jack McDuff at the organ, Eddie Diehl on guitar, Art Taylor on drums & Ray Barretto on conga;)
Frank Strozier & Booker Little Waltz Of The Demons (Affinity) EX / EX U.K.'1980 SOLD
(reprint of legendary album recorded in 1960; Strozier on alto sax, Booker Little (tr) Wynton Kelly (p) Paul Chambers & Jimmie Cobb; liners on back-sleeve by Greg Murphy;...Vinyl looks un-played; Cover is NICE with small spot of tear on back in upper-right corner (removed sticker) and bumps in 2 corners; clean labels;)
Sun Ra Astro Black (Abc/Impulse!) VG++ / EX / Co. U.S.'1973 75.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) U.S.orig. print of 1972 recordings at El Saturn Studio in Chicago! FOC;...nice vinyl looks and plays EX to Near Mint with in-audible marks; Cover with small cut-out hole in bottom-left corner; traces of ring-/storage-wear on front and back; fray in seams and spine; bumps in corners; clean labels; comes with ABC-label inner-sleeve;)
Atlantis (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX U.S.'1973 SOLD
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) U.S. reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in 1960!! title-track spins side-long for 22 minutes plus on earthly 33plus rpm! nice FOC;)
Fate In A Pleasant Mood (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX U.S.'1974 75.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) mid-70's U.S. reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in the mid-50's!! nice FOC;...nice vinyl looks and plays EX to Near Mint with in-audible marks; Cover (un-cut gate-fold) with FAINT traces of ring-/storage-wear on front and back (bottom) 3cm fray in bottom-seam (middle) bumps in corners; clean labels; comes with ABC-label inner-sleeve;)
The Heliocentric Worlds Of (Vol.1) (Esp-Disk) M- / EX U.S.'1965 110.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring he insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust!...2nd print...Vinyl looks barely played; Cover (un-cut) is NICE EX to Near Mint with LIGHT fray in top seam; faint traces of storage-wear on back (in white ground) small spot of marker-writing on back (near top-right corner) clean yellow labels with black letters ; pics here are from this copy : www.discogs.com/release/10134884-Sun-Ra-The-Heliocentric-Worlds-Of-Sun-Ra
The Heliocentric Worlds Of (Vol.1) (Base) M- / M- I'1965 SOLD
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) italian reprint of mid-60's classic orig. released on ESP-Disk; incl. "outer nothingness", "the cosmos"; comes in different (to the original) yellow-red sleeve;)
The Heliocentric Worlds Of (Vol.2) (Base) EX / EX I'1966 SOLD
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet!) italian reprint of mid-60's classic orig. released on E.S.P.; has the sidelong  "the sun myth"(17:20); comes in orig. cover-art;)
The Magic City (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX U.S.'1973 145.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) U.S. reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in 1960!! title-track spins side-long for 27 minutes plus on earthly 33plus rpm! nice FOC;)
The Magic City (Abc/Impulse!) EX / M- U.S.'1973 165.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) U.S. reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in 1960!! title-track spins side-long for 27 minutes plus on earthly 33plus rpm! nice FOC;)
Nothing Is... (Esp-Disk) EX / EX U.S.'1966 144.00
(orig. U.S. print of mid-60's release.; incl. "exotic forest", "imagination";...nice vinyl plays EX to Near Mint with in-audible surface marks; Cover (un-cut) is EX with 3cm bottom-seam-split(middle) light bumps in corners, minimal traces of 'rubbing' on front; light discoloration on back in white ground..a little yellowed with age; FAINT spot of stain on front (top right) clean labels with no spindle marks; pics available)
Nothing Is... (Base) M- / M- I'1966 SOLD
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) italian reprint of mid-60's classic orig. released on E.S.P.; incl. "exotic forest", "imagination";)
The Nubians Of Plutonia (Abc/Impulse!) EX / EX U.S.'1974 SOLD
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) mid-70's U.S. reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in the late 50's!! nice FOC;)
Same (Concert Hall) EX / EX F'196 110.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver! ... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) orig. french print of '61 recordings in New York.; incl. "bassim", "of sounds and something else", "new day", "tapestry from an asteroid", "space jazz reverie"o ;...Vinyl is clean; Cover has light storage-wear on back; french green label Concert Hall issue.
Super-Sonic Sounds (Abc/Impulse!) M- / EX U.S.'1974 110.00
(SUN RA: his name ain't Eldridge but he's also a cleaver!... a cleaver of myth! exploring the insight-axis of space for endeavour... w/beams drawn outta oriental focus he tames the locust! sly-zing confines up for brooding pattern like occult teeth to mystic beaver w/archetypal clatter condensed into manifesto reading... "stars are matter, we are matter, it doth knot matter!! (Don Van Vliet) mid-70's U.S. white-label-promo reprint of album orig. released on Saturn label in 1956!! nice FOC;...Vinyl looks barely played; Cover (un-cut gate-fold) is EX to Near Mint with 6 cm bottom-seam fray (middle) bumps in corners; red-white promo sticker in bottom-right corner; FAINT traces of ring-wear on back; clean promo labels; comes with ABC-label inner-sleeve;)
Sweet Emma And Her Preservation Hall Jazz Band
New Orlean's Sweet Emma (Preservation Hall) EX / EX U.S.'196 SOLD
(orig. U.S. 60's release of authentic New Orleans Jazz grooves w/ Sweet Emma Barrett on piano & vocs; bass, banjo, trombone, clarinet, drums 'n trumpet plus vocs... kindlin'steamy Mardi-Gras moods... well, march on!!)
Swing And Blues Band Talk To Me (Plainisphare) M / M- CH'1985 SOLD
(mid-80's swiss orig. release by fine native Dixie-Jazz combo w/bluesed, swingin' angles; feat. pianist Henri Chaix as special guest!... "mood indigo", "the mooche", "limehouse blues";)
Gabor Szabo 1969 (Skye) EX / EX U.S.'1969 95.00
(tasty 'n relaxed renditions of 60's Pop songs such as "dear prudence", "walk away Renée", "stormy", "in my life" ...called "the Nureyev of the guitar" by L. Feather; FOC;)

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