REC 143 British jazz - Volume 1 by Various

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Release details

Catalogue numberREC 143
TitleBritish jazz - Volume 1
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeC
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreMusic - Jazz
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Run-off codes / Shop bar codesRE + 143 + 1 + 1 BBC
RE + 143 + 2 + 1 BBC
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Eccentric [The Savoy Orphans]
A2Hurricane [Fred Elizalde and his Varsity Band]
A3Corn fed [The Rhythmic Eight]
A4Baltimore [Fred Spinelli and his Lido Venice Band]
A5Dixie [Fred Elizalde and his Hot Music]
A6That's a-plenty [Rhythm Maniacs]
A7Kalua [Spike Hughes and his Orchestra]
B1Rocking in rhythm [Madame Tussaud's Dance Orchestra]
B2Tiger rag [Ray Noble and his Orchestra]
B3Lazy river [Nat Gonella and his Georgians]
B4China boy [Freddy Gardner]
B5These foolish things [Benny Carter and his Orchestra]
B6Penalty 5 [George Chisholm's Jive Five]
B7Honeysuckle rose [Harry Parry's Radio Rhythm Club Sextet]
Total length of media 0:00.


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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts

Early British Jazz recordings from the 1920s and 30s.

Design, Photography By Andrew Prewett.
Notes Peter Clayton.

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