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Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits

Greatest Hits

Capitol Records releases Dave Koz Greatest Hits, his 2008 album of his first-ever retrospective collection which includes many of Koz’s smash singles including ‘Castle of Dreams’, ‘Can’t Let You Go’ featuring the late Luther Vandross, ‘Together Again’, ‘Honey-Dipped’ and ‘All I See Is You’ plus four new brand new songs. Lead single ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ which Koz co-wrote with writer/producer Darren Rahn, was most added for three consecutive weeks at radio, jumping into the Top 10 within t

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Getz/Gilberto

Getz/Gilberto

Getz/Gilberto

Originally released in March 1964, this collaboration between saxophonist Stan Getz and guitarist João Gilberto came at seemingly the end of the bossa nova craze Getz himself had sparked in 1962 with Jazz Samba, his release with American guitarist Charlie Byrd. Jazz Samba remains the only jazz album to reach number one in the pop charts. In fact, the story goes that Getz had to push for the release of Getz/Gilberto since the company did not want to compete with its own hit; it was a good thing

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Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio: The Silver Collection

Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio: The Silver Collection

Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio: The Silver Collection

Digitally remastered and expanded edition of this classic Jazz album. Contains the complete original album Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio, widely regarded as one of the saxophonist’s finest recordings. A bonus track by the same band with the addition of drummer Connie Kay is also included here. The ballad was taped during a concert that preceded the aforementioned studio session by only three days. Essential Jazz Classics. 2011.Stan Getz and Oscar Peterson were both consummate performers,

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Mingus Ah Um

Mingus Ah Um

Mingus Ah Um

Japanese Blu-Spec CD pressing of this classic album. The Blue Spec format takes Blu-ray disc technology to create CD’s which are compatible with normal CD players but provides ultra high quality sound. Sony. 2009.Mercurial bassist and bandleader Charles Mingus was signed to Columbia Records for the briefest of time during 1959. His Columbia recordings, however, remain some of the most inspired, mood-jumping jazz in history. The flowing sadness of “Goodbye Porkpie Hat” (unedited here for the firs

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