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Having never performed together before, we were assigned a spot at Sunnie Sutton's 2007 Jazz Party in Denver. Then look what happened!

Songs:

I've Never Been In Love Before, The Minor Drag, Like Someone in Love, Don't Be That Way, Yesterdays, In Your Own Sweet Way, It Never Entered My Mind, Mule Walk, Chaconne, Valentine Stomp, Can You Really Hear Me?, Elliot's Blues

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4376

This is a DOUBLE cd. A live recording from 1983 and 84 at Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico. A wonderful compilation put together by Don Wolff and Bill Becker.

Songs:

Lullaby Of The Leaves, Perdido, If I Could Be With You, I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself a Letter, How Come You Do Me Like You Do?, Cherry, Beale Street Blues, Exactly Like You, Ain't Misbehavin', Honeysuckle Rose, Sweet Lorraine, Everybody Loves My Baby, I Got Rhythm, Love Me Or Leave Me, My Honey's Lovin' Arms, Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone, Echo Of Spring, Lover, Come Back To Me, Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now, New Orleans

 

# VC 4377

The first outing from Tenor Saxophonist Larry Johnson. Larry is on many of Victoria Record's cd projects. Playing as a fellow musician in many groups with Jim Manley for many years. Some jazz standards, with a few pop tunes turned into jazz tunes! Welcome him into your ears, you will love it!

Songs:

Will It Go 'Round In Circles, Do It Again, Soul Eyes, Don't You Worry 'Bout A Thing, Nothing But Blues, Speak Low, My One And Only Love, Body And Soul, The Great Pumpkin Waltz, Warehouse, Black Nile

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4378

 

This album, a result of two concepts: duets of elegant improvisations between a couple of unusually compatible players and a repertoire of musicians' pieces composed over the last 65 years by active participants in the trade.

Songs:

Godchild, Anouman, The Red Door, Waltz For Debbie, Little Dogs, Twosome, Vignette, Oh, Look At Me Now, The Cup­Bearers, Segment, I'll See You In My Dreams a and b, Dreams, Two-Play Free-Play

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4379

This is Andy's first small group studio jazz project as leader. Someone once said that you could put atrained monkey in front of this rhythm section and they would sound good.

Songs:

In A Mellotone, Memories Of You, Jitterbug Waltz, Chelsea Bridge, Well You Needen't Stompin' at the Savoy, I'll Remember Apritl, The Mooche, I Can't Get Started, Ain't Misbehavin', Mr. Gently, Mr. Coo, Groove Merchant

 

# VC 4380

This project is an exploration of some of the great music that was put out in the 70's and beyond. A funky hard hitting turn up the volume, sit down between the speakers and hold on to something.

Songs:

Go Back Home, Rocket Man, Soul Makossa, Seven Days, It's Your Thing, Santa Cruzin', Well You Needn't, Spooky, Brass Poison, Rocket, Blues For Miles, I Feel The Earth Move, Grazin' In The Grass, Last Night

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4381

Randy Holmes, a native of and notable presence on the St. Louis scene for decades, passionately and respectfully carries the standard for modern jazz. His warm tone and complete jazz language couple with an encyclopedic knowledge of music.

Songs:

Blue Greens and Beans, Bringing It Back, Fried Pickles, Waltz For Barb, Carrying On, Jeannine, Naima, Hard Bop Hearkening.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4382

Composers Note: The poems of E. E. Cummings sing of joy, despair, death, lust, hate, love, the sacred and the profane; in short ­ life! It was very satisfying to set Cumming's poetry to music. It is a privilege to share this music with you.

Songs:

"i thank You God for most this amazing", "O the sun comes up-jup-up in the opening", "(sitting in a tree-), "I carry your heart with me(carry it in", "Jimmie's got a goil/ goil/ goil,/Jimmie", "hate blows a bubble of despair into", "love is more thicker than forget", "it you can't eat you got to", "what if a much of a which of a wind", "i thank You God for most this amazing" (reprise), "spring!may-"

 

# VC 4383

The tapes used to make this master recording, laid dormant at "Morning Air," the Sutton Ranch in Bailey, Colorado. Sunnie found them during spring house-cleaning and decided it was time to publish.

This is a DOUBLE cd from an analog live recording, of Ralph at his best.

Songs:

CD 1: Flying Home, I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan / Everything Happens To Me, Lady Be Good, Do Nothing 'till You Hear From Me / In My Solitide, You're Driving Me Crazy, Youve Changed / This Is All I Ask, I Found a New Baby, You Took Advantage Of Me, All By Myself / I'm Gonna Sit Down And Write Myself A Letter, Manhattan

CD2: I Got Rhythm, I Want A Little Girl, Ain't Misbehavin', My Blue Heaven, Gone With The Wind, Sunday, Pretty Little Missy, She's Funny That Way, St. Louis Blues, You're Driving Me Crazy (Alt. Take)

 

# VC 4384

 

This is a step outside of the jazz realm into the world of The Blues... This is a cool, original set of tunes from an inspiring blues singer/guitarist. This is St. Louis Blues at it's finest.

Songs:

Why You Wanna Scream On Me?, Blame It On My Day Job, Leavin' Missouri, Procrastination, Mama Done Raised A Fool, Here To Stay, Hard To Find My Way, She My Baby, For My Love Of You, Ganktified, Found Work In Texas, Too Bad, Takin' Names, One Thing That's Changed, Trampe Stampe.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4385

Listening to five trombones at the same time could be hazardous to your health. But this is incredible. Brett's all original lifes work. You must take all precautions to protect your ears from the resulting collision of harmonic undertones.

Songs:

One Note Boogaloo, Gizmo's Revenge, Let's samba, Tim's Blues, Swagulatin', Follow Your Dreams, Ragin' Cajun, Peggy's Lament, All We've Got To Give, In Retrospect, David's Dance, Off-The-Wall Samba.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4386

One of the nicest gifts to arrive on the jazz piano scene in recent times, and we couldn't be more delighted to welcome her... Dick Hyman

Songs:

Rosetta, Jubilee Stomp, I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter, Look Out, Lion, I've Got You!, You Took Advantage of Me/ Taking A Chance on Love, Honky Tonk Train, In The Shade of the Old Apple Tree, The Minor Drag, These Foolish Things, Valentine Stomp, Tango Seville, Passionette, Two Sleepy People, Black Beauty, Keep Your Temper.

 

 

# VC 4387

Many musicians and conductors consider performance and recording deadly serious business. NOT US!

Songs:

Wolverine Blues, What Would I Do Without the Lord?, The Viper, Georgia Swing, Costa Mesa Strut, Shall We Gather At the River?, Bozo, My Pretty Girl, Watching Dreams Go By, Sunset Cafe Stomp, Oriental Man, Happy Feet, Burnin' the Iceberg, I'd Love It, Sweet Lorraine, Jungle Town

 

 

 

# VC 4388

Ouch!

Songs:

In Style and Rhythm, Night in Tunisia, L-Dopa, Michelle, Coloring Outside the Lines, Beirut, Semi Sweet, Court of the Crimson King, King Cobra, Gotta Be One Like This, Listen Here, Blue Ala Rondo Turk, Libertango

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4389

Larry has bested himself with his second project for Victoria. The strings are amazing under the direction of Larry's emotional playing. I'm Just Sayin'!

Songs:

Tin Tin Deo, Roxanne, Stitched Up, I Want to Talk About You, I'm Just Sayin', The Night has a Thousand Eyes, Many the Miles, Blues for CJ, Staple It Together, Cherokee, All Blues, Passion Dance.

 

 

 

# VC 4390

Dr. Dave has always electrified audiences with his power, energy and imagination. Hello!!!

Songs:

Under the Double Eagle, Somebody Stole My Gal, Knockout Drops, Mimi, Grizzly Bear Rag, Fred Heltman's Rag, Kitten on the Keys, Carolina Shout, Ain't She Sweet/Sweet Georgia Brown, Honey Hush, Crazy Rhythm, Smashing Thirds, Oh You Angel, Aviation Rag, Toot, Toot, Tootsie, 12th Street Rag

 

 

 

# VC 4391

Classic Jazz in a barn... Doesn't get any better than this!

 

Songs:

I Would Do Most Anything For You, Frog-I-More Rag, Little Red Riding Hood, Tanktown Bump, Water Lou, Riverside Blues, Dill Pickles, Come and See What's Happenin' In the Barn, Tishomingo Blues, Java, Sugar Blues, Hey, Good Lookin', Cornet Chop Suey, Mood Indigo, My Heart, Where the Soul Never Dies, Big Bear Stomp

 

 

 

 

 

 

# VC 4392

Whatever it is that we do, something I've never heard before happens when Ken and I improvise together. It's a joy for me, even if a sort of mystery, and I look forward to each occasion. This recording documents a weekend we played at the Kitano Hotel in 2012.

Songs:

The Blue Room, Gone With the Wind, I Mean You!, Yellow Dog Blues, Lucky to Be Me, The World is Waiting For the Sunrise, Ugly Beauty, My Ship, Lover, Come Back to Me

 

 

 

# VC 4393