Elektra/Musician Releases: February 1982

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Down Beat, June 1982, p. 49

Note: the Bobby Short album was re-titled Moments Like This and issued on the Elektra label (60002)


Charlie Parker – One Night in Washington

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Jazz Masters Edition
Recorded at Club Kavakos, Washington D.C., February 22nd, 1953.
Produced by Bill Potts
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #28

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Musician, May 1982, p. 82
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Down Beat Magazine: ★★★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Red Rodney & Ira Sullivan – Spirit Within

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Produced by Mike Berniker
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

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Liner notes. Click to enlarge.

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Down Beat, June 1982, p. 49

Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Eric Gale – Blue Horizon

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Produced by Eric Gale
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #20

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Liner notes. Click to enlarge.

Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Lee Ritenour – Rio

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Produced by Lee Ritenour
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #11
Peak on the US Billboard Top 200 chart: #163
Peak on Cash Box album chart: #178

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Musician, June 1982, p.86

Rolling Stone Jazz & Blues Album Guide: ★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Various Artists – The Griffith Park Collection

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Stanley Clarke, bass; Chick Corea, piano; Joe Henderson, tenor saxophone; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet and flugelhorn; Lenny White, drums
Produced by Lenny White
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #35

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Musician, June 1982, p. 82

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Down Beat Magazine: ★★★

Freddie Hubbard – Ride Like the Wind

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Produced by Jeffrey Weber
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #24

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Musician, June 1982, p. 86


John McLaughlin – My Goals Beyond

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Originally released in 1971
Produced by John McLaughlin
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #34 (1982)
Peak on the US Billboard Top 200 chart: #194 (1972)

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Musician, June 1982, p. 86

Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Material – Memory Serves

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Produced by Material
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #32

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Musician, June 1982, p. 86

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Down Beat Magazine: ★★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Various Artists – The Musicians Guide, Volume 1

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Sampler – songs taken from above albums plus a track from Echoes of an Era (Elektra 60021)
Produced by various
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #41

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Billboard, February 20, 1982, p. 70

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Billboard, February 27, 1982, p 42 & 64


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