Ain’t nothing but a jazz thing here at eil.com this week with a vast array of top jazz rare vinyl and CDs coming through the doors, here’s a few to whet your jazz whistle, see them all in our Jazz collectors store.
Michael Garrick – Black Marigolds: Rare 1968 UK lemon Argo label 9-track mono LP, featuring Garrick on piano, harpsichord and celeste, Ian Carr, Joe Harriott, Don Rendell, Tony Coe, Dave Green and Trevor Tomkins. Additional drum work andpoetry from Colin Barnes, lending a quirky, decidedly British feel to the whole. Highlights are the Indian raga inspired title track plus modal workout Ursula, the latter compiled on Volume Two of Gilles Peterson’s Impressed With compilation,front laminated picture sleeve. The sleeve shows light foxing with a little ringwear to the reverse; the spine has a 1cm split to the middle which leaves the text unaffected. The labels have a little foxing, whilst the vinyl itself is Near Mint.
Ornette Coleman – In Concert Lonely Woman Trio ’66 – Quartet ’74: Rare 1980s limited edition Italian-only 11-track 4-vinyl LP box set, live recordings from Copenhagen 1966 and Valenza 1974, picture box with sleevenotes insert. The box shows verylittle wear and the vinyl is Near Mint.
Black Artists Group – In Paris, Aries 1973: Very Rare & Limited 1973 French-only private press 4-track LP – Amazing & Fierce Modern Jazz, the one & only release by the group not dissimilar to Art Ensemble Of Chicago, starring Charles Bobo Shaw,Oliver Lake, Joseph Bowie, Baikida Carroll & Floyd LeFlore, unique laminated picture sleeve. The sleeve is Excellent & shows very little age wear other than a thin 2″ hairline split in the paper’s top edge. The vinyl is exceptionally nice & appears Near Mint with few signs of any play. Thurston Moore, a Free Jazz advocator & vinyl collector himself, gave this one a firm recommendation when it was reissued several years ago…
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- Ornette Coleman - Tomorrow Is The Question! - shrink - US - vinyl LP - £25.00, $31.25, €28.00 (New Item) (arrived 06-Jul-2020 12:53)
ORNETTE COLEMAN Tomorrow Is The Question! (Mid 70s US issue of the 1959 9-track stereo LP, also starring the great Don Cherry on Trumpet, Percy Heath or Red Mitchell on Bass & Shelly Manne on Drums, pasted picture sleeve. The sleeve & vinyl are Near Mint with few signs of wear & play - still in the original open shrinkwrap. Ornette strikes again! S7569)
- Ornette Coleman - The Shape Of Jazz To Come - shrink - US - vinyl LP - £45.00, $56.25, €50.40 (New Item) (arrived 06-Jul-2020 12:43)
ORNETTE COLEMAN The Shape Of Jazz To Come (Mid 70s US issue of the classic 1959 6-track stereo LP, on the red & green Atlantic label with 'PR' suffix in the label matrix number. Complete with the catalogue inner, both the picture sleeve & vinyl are Near Mint with few signs of wear or play - still in the open shrinkwrap. Essential modern jazz! SD1317)
- Michael Garrick - Jazz Praises - UK - vinyl LP - £250.00, $312.50, €280.00 (New Item) (arrived 12-Jun-2020 11:48)
MICHAEL GARRICK SEXTET Jazz Praises (Rare 1968 UK-only 10-track mono LP recorded live at St. Paul's Cathedral on 25th October 1968, complete with typed insert giving performance credits & a synopsis of the pieces performed. Also features Art Themen, Jim Philip, Ian Carr, Coleridge Goode & John Marshall. Housed in a unique front laminated flipback picture sleeve, this private recording was made & released by Garrick on the tiny Airborne label at the peak of his powers as part of The Don Rendell-Ian Carr Quintet & is now very hard to find. The sleeve is Excellent with a few light creases in the laminate with age & the vinyl remains nice & clean & in Excellent condition with evidence of just one or two plays in its lifetime. Lovely! NBP0021)