Jazz Music CD-Box-Sets in high quality deluxe editions by Bear Family Records

Jazz music in high end deluxe editions by Bear Family Records

Bear Family pays much attention to historical Jazz recordings to set up their high quality box sets while keeping more than one eye onto every single detail. Bear Family and the hot music of Jazz!

First in line is the legendary Cotton Club box which puts a spotlight on the glamour years of Jazz between 1923 and 1940 containing a variety of big stars such as Duke Ellington, Cab Calloway, Louis Armstrong and the likes.

Two ladies of Jazz and Rhythm & Blues, Nellie Lutcher and Julia Lee, each have their own box set pounding out their careers and works. Even the early Jazz recordings by the Nat 'King' Cole Trio take a big part in a box set. Last but not least Bear Family opays tribute to the late great German Jazz festival in Frankfort 1954/55. Swing the Bop!

Nat 'King' Cole: Stardust - The Complete Capitol Recordings 1955-1959 Vol.1 (11-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16342

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This is the first of two Bear Family boxes devoted to Nat King Cole, the second covers his final five years of recording (1960-1964) and together will form the definitive statement of the last and most amazing decade of one of the greatest stars of all time Nat...

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Nat 'King' Cole: L-O-V-E The Complete Capitol Recordings 1960-1964 Vol.2 (11-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16717

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In many ways, the last five years of Nat King Cole 's recording career was his most successful period: despite the insurgence of rock 'n' roll and other non-traditional pop musics, Nat King Cole was riding higher than ever. He had more big hits in these years...

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Various - History: Cotton Club (2-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD16340

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2-CD box (LP-size) with 125-page hardcover book, 53 tracks. Playing time 155:36 mns. The Cotton Club, 1923-1940, is still the most famous jazz club of all time. Run by the underworld and patronised by New York's high society, 'The Aristocrat of Harlem' employed...

Instead of:$92.37 * $83.13 *

Nellie Lutcher: & Her Rhythm (4-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15910

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4-CD box (LP-size) with 36-page book, 105 tracks. Playing time approx. 283 mns. A million miles from the cottonpatch, this was swinging, sophisticated music that effortlessly combined blues, boogie, jazz, and classic pop. Nellie Lutcher, an accomplished pianist in...

Instead of:$93.54 * $84.18 *

Julia Lee: Kansas City Star (5-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15770

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5-CD box (LP-size) with 32-page book, 109 tracks. Playing time approx. 309 mns. No-one handled a ribald blues like Julia Lee, but it would be wrong to think of her simply as a singer of smutty songs. A fine pianist, she surrounded herself all her life with the best...

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Babatunde Olatunji: Drums Of Passion 4-CD & Book-Buch
Art-Nr.: BCD15747

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We hear so much about world music these days, and so little about Olatunji who single-handedly popularised African percussion in North America. Originally from Nigeria, he cut a series of LPs for Columbia between 1959 and 1966. As Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart...

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Various - Jazz in Deutschland: Deutsches Jazz Festival 1954 - 1955 (8-CD)
Art-Nr.: BCD15430

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8-CD box (LP-size) with 47-page book, 137 tracks. Playing time approx. 725 mns. The third German Jazz Festival in 1955 was a four-day event that featured nearly 30 groups and soloists. It was recorded by Deutsche Grammophon for release on Brunswick, but only parts...

Instead of:$140.34 * $126.30 *