Jazz Oracle Cds

A selection of Jazz Oracle CD's featuring classic jazz 78rpm recordings of the 1900-1945 era

this page first published by John Wright, 24 Aug 1999
last update 8 May 2012 vintage@r2ok.co.uk

Jazz Oracle

This label is issuing CD's of good jazz.
see Colin Bray's website at Jazz Oracle
features Jack Purvis - 1928-35

a triple CD survey of this musician includes examples of his work as a sideman with Arnold Johnson, Smith Ballew, Hal Kemp and others.
features The Georgia Washboard Stompers

The complete recordings of this washboard band, in 1934 and 1935, feature fine trumpeter Taft Jordan, and demonstrate the continued development of washboard band style in the 1930s
features the Halfway House Orch

all the recordings from a New Orleans band 1925-1928
features Sam Morgan's Jazz Band and Celestin's Tuxedo Orch

all the recordings of two New Orleans bands 1925-1928, including a previously unissued take
features Curtis Mosby and Henry Starr

includes an 'unheard' test pressing and alternates takes
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra Vol 1, 1928

complete including every known alternate take
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra Vol 2, 1929-30

complete including every known alternate take
Dorsey Brothers Orchestra Vol.3, 1930-33

complete including every known alternate take
Red Nichols on Edison 1924-27

including an unissued take of "Hurricane" from the Edison Historic Site
Richmond Rarities

complete recordings of Zack Whyte, Alex Jackson, Alphonse Trent, Red Perkins
Gennett Rarities - 1927-29

recorded in Birmingham, Alabama and Richmond, Indiana featuring Syd Valentine, Willie Jones, Horace Smith, Blackbirds of Paradise, Triangle Harmony Boys, Dunk Rendleman

Where can you get these Jazz Oracle CD's ?

you may find these and similar Jazz Oracle CDs on the net at Colin Bray's website at Jazz Oracle and possibly at either Amazon.co.uk or Amazon.com. You can search either Amazon site for this CD label name:
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Alternatively, as these CD's were issued during the last few years, they may be available from some good record shops in USA and Canada. Check with your local shop or the specialised shops listed in my 78rpm shops in USA page


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