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FArF: Spock N' Roll! LPs that never were!

This week I’m featuring two delightful LP mash-ups featuring Leonard!  True, he didn’t actually record this discs, but the artists made them so convincing I wish they were real! 175 more words

Leonard Nimoy

JOHN COLTRANE-A LOVE SUPREME-THE COMPLETE MASTERS BOX SET VINYL EDITION.

JOHN COLTRANE-A LOVE SUPREME-THE COMPLETE MASTERS BOX SET VINYL EDITION.

On December 9th 1964, four musicians made their war to the Van Gelder Studio, on 445 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey. 1,889 more words

Jazz

Jack Kapp ~ American Decca Records founder

Jack Kapp (June 15, 1901 Chicago, Illinois – March 25, 1949 New York City) was a record company executive.

He worked at the father’s store after high school, and was memorized the catalog numbers of every record in the inventory. 96 more words

Jazz

American Decca Records

The company was founded in 1934 as the US subsidiary of the British Decca.British Decca lost a capital relationship with the parent company during the Second World War.American Decca produced many popular stars as an independent company,and it merged with the Brunswick record in 1940. 57 more words

Jazz

How Many Versions Of Brahms Violin Concerto Does One Need?

My dear readers and fellow music lovers, no I’m not dead nor sick, I’ve just been on an intense 3 weeks business trip which kept me from posting. 534 more words

Album Review

On record: Janine Jansen plays Brahms and Bartók Violin Concertos

Featured recording: Janine Jansen pairs the Brahms Violin Concerto with Bartók’s First

Leading violinist Janine Jansen explores violin concertos by Brahms and Bartók, bringing out the Hungarian connections between them. 398 more words

On Record