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Classic Savoy Be-Bop Sessions 1945-49
(10 CDs)

We've spared no expense to bring these recordings back to life. You will hear detail and clarity never heard before!.

Classic Savoy Be-Bop Sessions 1945-49
10 CD Limited Edition Collection

Recent Releases

Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Sessions (8 CDs)

Through a special arrangement with Sony Music and Universal Music, we now have the opportunity to bring the swing of these iconic giants from a plethora of labels including Aladdin, Bluebird, Brunswick, Columbia, Commodore, Decca, Keynote, Mercury, Philo, Signature, Victor and Vocalion and restored them better than they've ever been heard before.

Classic 1937-1947 Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Sessions
8 CD Limited Edition Collection

Classic James P. Johnson Sessions (6 CDs)

James P. Johnson was one of the most important, if not THE most important, stride pianists, a style that developed in New York in the 1920s and the first music that sounds like what we call jazz. It was more rhythmically complex than anything before it. More harmonically challenging. More exuberant and crafty

Classic James P. Johnson Sessions
6 CD Limited Edition Collection

Gerry Mulligan: The Emarcy Sextet Recordings (5 LPs)

This set was mastered from the original analog masters. Discs four and five were issued only in Japan in the ‘80s and mastered from 16-bit digital masters, so we returned to the original session reels to rebuild those albums in true analog for the first time. Superior sound!

Gerry Mulligan: The Emarcy Sextet Recordings
5 LP Limited Edition Collection

The Complete Bee Hive Sessions (12 CDs)

Mosaic is very pleased to present "The Complete Bee Hive Sessions." Spanning 1977 to 1984, they include so many names you will know and so much music, you won't believe you haven't heard it.

The Complete Bee Hive Sessions (#261)
12 CD Limited Edition Collection

Eddie Condon & Bud Freeman: Complete Commodore & Decca Sessions (8 CDs)

This collection of mostly bracing and upbeat music celebrates two rugged individualists of jazz and their like-minded circle of friends... - Dan Morgenstern, liner notes

Eddie Condon & Bud Freeman: Complete Commodore & Decca Sessions (#259)
8 CD Limited Edition Collection

The Complete Dial Modern Jazz Sessions (9 CDs)

This is Dial Records, complete and like you’ve never heard it before! Using the best available transfers of the label’s , Steve Marlowe and Jonathan Horwich have done an amazing job of restoring and remastering these treasures. The music is rich in sonics and free of extraneous scrunches, ticks and pops.

The Complete Dial Modern Jazz Sessions (#260)
9 CD Limited Edition Collection


Rosemary Clooney (5 CDs)

Ninety recordings have never been available until this Limited Edition Collection. With Buddy Cole on keyboards, plus guitar, bass, and drums, they are an ideal setting for appreciating her extraordinary voice.

The Rosemary Clooney CBS Radio Recordings 1955-61 (#258)
5 CD Limited Edition Collection


Louis Armstrong (9 CDs)

The live performances from 1947 to 1958 have been collected at last, let it be known that anyone who overlooks the music Louis Armstrong made on those concert stages does so at great expense to his or her personal joy.

The Columbia and RCA Victor Live Recordings of Louis Armstrong and the All Stars (#257)
9 CD Limited Edition Collection

Louis Armstrong (4 LPs)

For 60 years, every top name in jazz has seemingly made it up to Newport at least once, if not multiple times. Louis Armstrong was a fixture for many years and two of his complete sets, from the 1956 and 1958 festivals, are being released here in their entirety for the very first time.

Louis Armstrong & The All Stars: Newport 1956 &1958 (#3007)
4 LP Limited Edition Collection

Clifford Jordan (6 CDs)

This will certainly rekindle interest in and broaden consideration of Clifford Jordan’s overall career, presenting as it does some unpolished diamonds and previously unreleased gems of a late-60s/early 70s recording.


Chick Webb &
Ella Fitzgerald (8 CDs)

The music that was the root of everything magical and life-affirming at The Savoy Ballroom -- the music of Chick Webb featuring his discovery, Ella Fitzgerald -- is still here and utterly glorious.


Woody Shaw (7 CDs)

“There’s a great trumpet player… He can play different from all of them." – Miles Davis


Earl Hines (7 CDs)

“The Most Influential Jazz Pianist. Ever!

Classic Earl Hines Sessions 1928-1945 (#254)
7 CD Limited Edition Collection


Charles Mingus (7 CDs)

One Of Our Most Significant Releases Ever From One Of The Few, True Geniuses - Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus - The Jazz Workshop Concerts 1964-65 (#253)


Coleman Hawkins (8 CDs)

“Almost all of the recordings Hawkins made throughout a 45 year period were outstanding examples of improvisation, but among them were masterpieces by which all jazz tenor saxophone solos will forever be judged.”

Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 (#251)


Roland Kirk (4 LPs)

While “Slightly Latin” and “Now Please Don’t Cry, Beautiful Edith” are excellent albums, “Spirits” and “Rip, Rig And Panic” were two of Roland’s proudest moments in a recording studio and remains two peaks among his many achievements.


John Coltrane: The Complete Sun Ship Session (3 LPs)

John Coltrane: The Complete Sun Ship Session (3 LPs) (#3005)

"Sun Ship, recorded August 26, 1965, captures one of the last sessions by the Classic John Coltrane Quartet (Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones). It comes at the culmination of a year in which Coltrane arguably reached his creative peak, a year rich in such masterworks." - David Wild, liner notes

Clifford Brown &
Max Roach (4 LPs)

The Clifford Brown & Max Roach Emarcy Albums (4 LPs)(#3004)

"Brown’s solos, which marry the technical mastery of Dizzy Gillespie, the melodic flow and big sound of Fats Navarro, and a determined optimism all Brown’s own, became touchstones for a generation of young trumpeters; but Roach’s contributions are equally important and made a similar impact." - Bob Blumenthal, liner notes

Jazz Icons (DVDs)

Jazz Icons 6 DVD Box Set: $99.98
Six Stunning Historically Significant Performances

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