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Very Best of the Hot Club de France

Very Best of the Hot Club de France ‘Parisian Swing’ Hot Club including Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grappelli Catalogue Number: ALN 1941 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: Time: 78:08 1935-46 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY One of the classic jazz groups of all time, born in the smoky cafes of pre-war Paris, while […]

September 2nd, 2013
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Jazz for Cocktails – further late night COOL cuts

Jazz for Cocktails – further late night COOL cuts Stan Getz/ Charlie Byrd John Coltrane /Miles Davis Dave Brubeck/Ramsey Lewis Errol Garner/ Chet Baker MJQ / Clifford Brown etc Catalogue Number: ALN 1940 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 76:27 Stereo 1957/62 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “This inspired instrumental series features Piano, Sax […]

June 3rd, 2013
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BRUBECK’S BEST – The Dave Brubeck Quartet

BRUBECK’S BEST – The Dave Brubeck Quartet Dave Brubeck Quartet Catalogue Number: ALN 1933 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 73:54 Stereo 1955/62 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “During the 50’s, the Dave Brubeck Quartet became one of America’s most successful groups, playing ‘West Coast Cool Jazz’. Their second album Jazz Goes to College […]

June 3rd, 2013
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Richard Burton reads Under Milk Wood (plus bonus poetry)

April 10th, 2013
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Dylan Thomas reads his own Prose & More Poetry

Dylan Thomas reads his own Prose & More Poetry Dylan Thomas Catalogue Number: ALN 1937 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: ADD, 1951/3 Time: 78:50 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Thomas’ second volume Twenty-five Poems appeared in September 1936 by which time he had joined London’s bohemian society. The full meaning of his poetry – […]

April 10th, 2013
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Introducing Tobacco..(22 Comedy Classics Vol.3)

Boris Godunov (Mussorgsky: complete) Bob Newhart, Peter Sellers; Bernard Cribbins, Mike Sarne Joyce Grenfell, Slim Dusty The Goons, Stan Freburg, Tommy Cooper, Peter Ustinov ETC Catalogue Number: ALN 1939 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY 1. Introducing Tobacco to Civilization (Newhart/Kaufman/Rosen/ Hargrove/Sharp/Snyder/Hickley) – Bob Newhart (1962) 6:01 2. Stewardess (Berman) – […]

December 1st, 2012
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The Very Best of Bob Newheart

The Very Best of Bob Newheart Bob Newhart Catalogue Number: ALN 1935 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY His routines are as hilarious today as when his first LP The Button-Down Mind was issued. It actually beat Elvis to No 1 in the US charts. Newhart worked as a copywriter for […]

December 1st, 2012
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Movie Magic: Epics & Westerns

Movie Magic: Epics & Westerns Carl Davis Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1934 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 1996 Time: 78:36 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY [1] 2001: A Space Odyssey (Richard Strauss: “Also sprach Zarathustra”) 1:54 [2] Love Story (Where Do I Begin?) (Francis Lai) 5:40 [3] Lara’s Theme / Somewhere My […]

September 3rd, 2012
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Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks: Cole Porter & Irving Berlin

Ella Fitzgerald Songbooks: Cole Porter & Irving Berlin Ella Fitzgerald Catalogue Number: ALN 1932 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Stereo 1956/9 Time: 78:00 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Ella herself acknowledged that Cole Porter album was a ‘turning point in my life. Doing those song books helped me get into spots I’d never been […]

June 1st, 2012
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The Welsh Male Voice Choir Tradition: Morriston Orpheus

The Welsh Male Voice Choir Tradition: Morriston Orpheus Morriston Orpheus Choir conducted by Ivor E. Sims Catalogue Number: ALN 1931 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Stereo 1959/61 Time: 63:37 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The special tradition of the Welsh Male Voice Choir ‘wells up from the Valleys’ here in stirring and passionate performances […]

April 1st, 2012
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Evr’y Time We Say Goodbye- All-Time Romantic Duets

Evr’y Time We Say Goodbye- All-Time Romantic Duets Ray Charles & Betty Carter Sarah Vaughan & Billy Eckstine Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Frank Sinatra & Dinah Shore Dean Martin & Line Renaud Doris Day & Buddy Clark Dinha Shore & Tony Martin bonus tracks: Ray Charles Catalogue Number: ALN […]

February 2nd, 2012
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Joan Baez: Voice from the People

Joan Baez: Voice from the People Joan Baez Catalogue Number: ALN 1930 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: 77:01 ADD stereo 1960/1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “Joan Baez was exactly what the folk scene needed: a striking young raven-haired beauty with a sweet, pure voice ….she turned a new younger generation onto folk music…her […]

November 1st, 2011
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