Basic Jazz Record Library Murray Horwitz and A.B. Spellman pick the basic albums every jazz enthusiast should have.
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Basic Jazz Record Library

Murray Horwitz and A.B. Spellman pick the jazz albums at home in anyone's music collection.

Cannonball Adderley: 'Somethin' Else'

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Mose Allison: 'The Sage of Tippo'

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Gene Ammons: 'All-Star Sessions with Sonny Stitt'

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Louis Armstrong: 'The Complete Hot Five & Hot Seven Recordings'

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Louis Armstrong: 'The Best of the Decca Years, Vol. 1'

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Mildred Bailey: 'That Rockin' Chair Lady'

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Count Basie: 'Count Basie Swings, Joe Williams Sings'

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Count Basie: 'The Essential Count Basie, Vol. 1 & Vol. 2'

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Sidney Bechet: 'The Sidney Bechet Story'

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Bix Beiderbecke: 'Singin' the Blues, Vol. I' & 'At the Jazz Band Ball, Vol. 2'

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Tony Bennett: 'The Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Album'

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Art Blakey: 'The Best of Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers'

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Dave Brubeck: 'Jazz Goes to College'

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Kenny Burrell: 'Midnight Blue'

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Benny Carter: 'BBB & Company'

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