Label: Savoy Records - none,Savoy Jazz - none,Esquire Magazine - none • Format: CD Compilation, Promo • Country: UK • Genre: Jazz • Style: Hard Bop, Contemporary Jazz
Savoy Records is an American record label founded in by Herman Lubinsky, specializing in Jazz, R&B and Gospel. Savoy played an important role in popularizing bebop. The gospel music division's masters and contracts were sold to southern R&B/blues/gospel label Malaco Records in In , the Savoy catalogue was acquired from Joe Fields.
* Savoy MG Various Artists - Jazz For Playboys * Savoy MG Frank Wess, Herbie Mann - The Flute Suite By A.K. Salim * Savoy SJL Kenny Burrell With Frank Wess - Monday Stroll * Savoy MG Various Artists - Jazz Is Busting Out All Over!. Big Maybelle With Ernie Wilkins Orchestra. Gigi Gryce, alto sax; Ernie Wilkins, tenor sax; George Barrow, baritone sax; Don Abney, piano.
Savoy Jazz is a wholly owned subsidiary of Nippon Columbia, and handles Savoy Records distribution in the United States. Its intermediate parent label is the Savoy Label Group. All pre Recordings should go to Savoy Records (previously entered annotations below): WARNING: The Savoy entries currently are a mess. Need to be sorted out.
Savoy's Giants of Jazz: Groove collects various tracks of funk/soul or "groove"-oriented jazz. As such, the compilation focuses heavily on cuts from the s, when such organ-friendly jazz influenced by the popular soul and R&B music of the day was in : $
** also issued on Savoy SST Savoy SJL as "Tommy Flanagan With The Wilbur Harden Quartet - Plays The Music Of Rodgers & Hammerstein".MG Various Artists - Gift Or Jazz not released. no details. MG Wilbur Harden, John Coltrane, Curtis Fuller, Tommy Flanagan, Howard Williams, Ali Jackson, Art Taylor - Tanganyika Strut.
- 2. Bruyères (Préludes, Book II, No. 5) - Ravel* / Debussy* - Gina Bachauer, Sir John Gielgud* - Gasp