Elektra/Musician Releases: December 1983

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Sadao Watanabe – Fill Up the Night

60297

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Produced by Ralph MacDonald
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #19

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Billboard, Nov 26, 1983, p. 58

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

Woody Shaw – Night Music

60299

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Recorded at The Jazz Forum, New York City, February 25, 1982
Produced by Michael Cuscuna
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

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Liner notes. Click to enlarge.

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Billboard, Dec 10, 1983, p. 62

Down Beat Magazine: ★★★
Rolling Stone Jazz & Blues Album Guide: ★★★½
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Dizzy Gillespie – One Night in Washington

60300

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Jazz Masters Edition
Recorded at Club Kavakos, Washington D.C., March 13, 1955
Produced by Bill Potts
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

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Billboard, Dec 3, 1983, p. 56

Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★
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Jimmy Smith – Keep on Comin’

60301

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Recorded at Atlanta Free Jazz Festival, Sept 3, 1983
Produced by Lola Smith
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #35

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Billboard, Dec 3, 1983, p. 56

Down Beat Magazine: ★★★
Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide: ★★★
Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz: ★★★

Lee Ritenour – On the Line

60310

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Produced by Lee Ritenour
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: #12

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Liner notes

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Billboard, Jan 7, 1984, p. 44

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

Sphere – Flight Path

60313

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Produced by Damu Productions, Ltd
Peak on Billboard Jazz Album Chart: Did not chart

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Liner notes. Click to enlarge.

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

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