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Atlantic 1500 to 1599 LP discography

Atlantic Records released a long series of jazz LPs between 1955 and 1976. This page covers the 1500 series of albums which forms part of this long sequence. The 1500 series was released between 1967 and 1972.

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Atlantic pages on the site:

1300/1400/1500/1600 series: 1300 - 1399 | 1400 - 1499 | 1500 - 1599 | 1600 - 1699

3000 series: 3001 - 3008 |   8800 series: 8800 - 8813 |   2-300 series: 2-300 - 2-321

Subsidiary labels: Embryo | Vortex

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Atlantic 1500 - 1599

In Europe, Charles Lloyd, 1967, Atlantic 1500

Tracks : Tagore, Karma, Little Anahid's Day, Manhattan Carousel, European Fantasy, Hej Da! (Hey Daw)

Musicians : Charles Lloyd, Keith Jarrett, Cecil McBee, Jack DeJohnette

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High Blues Pressure, Freddie Hubbard, 1968, Atlantic 1501

Tracks : Can't Let Her Go, Latina, High Blues Pressure, A Bientot, True Colors, For B.P.

Musicians : Freddie Hubbard, Kiane Zawadi, Bennie Maupin, James Spaulding, Howard Johnson, Kenny Barron, Weldon Irvine, Herbie Lewis, Freddie Waits, Louis Hayes, Roman Broadus

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The Inflated Tear, Roland Kirk, 1968, Atlantic 1502

Tracks : The Black And Crazy Blues, A Laugh For Rory, Many Blessings, Fingers In The Wind, The Inflated Tear, The Creole Love Call, A Handful Of Fives, Fly By Night, Lovellevelliloqui

Musicians : Roland Kirk, Ron Burton, Steve Novosel, Jimmy Hopps, Dick Griffith

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Double Cross, Hank Crawford, 1968, Atlantic 1503

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A Tribute To Courage, Rufus Harley, 1968, Atlantic 1504

Tracks : Sunny, A Tribute To Courage (JFK), Swing Low Little Charriot, Ali, "X", About Trane

Musicians : Rufus Harley, Oliver Collins, James Glenn, Billy Abner, Robert Gossett, Robert Kenyatta

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Bigger And Better, David Newman, 1968, Atlantic 1505

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Plug Me In, Eddie Harris, 1968, Atlantic 1506

Tracks : Live Right Now, It's Crazy, Ballad (For My Love), Lovely Is Today, Theme In Search Of A T.V. Commercial, Winter Meeting

Musicians : Eddie Harris, James Bossy, Jimmy Owens, Joe Newman, Melvin Lastie, Garnet Brown, Tom McIntosh, Haywood Henry, Jodie Christian, Charles Rainey, Melvin Jackson, Ron Carter, Grady Tate, Richard Smith

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Windows Opened, Herbie Mann, 1968, Atlantic 1507

Tracks : There Is A Mountain, If I Were A Carpenter, Paper Man, Footprints, By The Time I Get To Phoenix, Windows Opened

Musicians : Herbie Mann, Roy Ayers, Sonny Sharrock, Miroslav Vitous, Bruno Carr

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The Blue, Yusef Lateef, 1968, Atlantic 1508

Tracks : Juba Juba, Like It Is, Othelia, Moon Cup, Back Home, Get Over, Get Off And Get On, Six Miles Next Door, Sun Dog

Musicians : Yusef Lateef, Blue Mitchell, Sonny Red, Hugh Lawson, Kenny Burrell, Cecil McBee, Bob Cranshaw, Roy Brooks, Buddy Lucas

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Laws' Cause, Hubert Laws, 1968, Atlantic 1509

Tracks : No More, If You Knew, A Day With You, Please Let Go, Shades Of Light, Trio For Flute, Bassoon, And Piano, Windows

Musicians : Hubert Laws, Jimmy Owens, Karl Porter, Chick Corea, Roland Hanna, Kenny Burrell, Sam Brown, Ron Carter, Chuck Rainey, Grady Tate, Melba Moore

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Members, Don't Git Weary, Max Roach, 1968, Atlantic 1510

Tracks : Abstrutions, Libra, Effi, Equipoise, Members, Don't Git Weary, Absolutions

Musicians : Max Roach, Charles Tolliver, Gary Bartz, Stanley Cowell, Jymie Merritt, Andy Bey

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I've Been Doin' Some Thinkin', Mose Allison, 1968, Atlantic 1511

Tracks : Jus Like Livin', City Home, If You're Goin' To The City, Now You See It, You Are My Sunshine, Your Molecular Structure, Look What You Made Me Do, If You Really Loved Me, Everybody Cryin' Mercy, Feel So Good, Let It Come Down, Back On The Corner

Musicians : Mose Allison, Red Mitchell, Bill Goodwin

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Soul Sound System, The Freedom Sounds Featuring Wayne Henderson, 1968, Atlantic 1512

Tracks : Behold The Day, What The World Needs Now Is Love, Love-Out, Soul Sound System, It Was A Very Good Year, Are You Sure, All You Need Is Love

Musicians : Wayne Henderson, Willie Gresham, Jimmy Benson, Harold Land, Jr., Matt Hutcherson, Pancho Bristol, Fred Hampson, Max Guarduno, Moises Oblagacion, Dee Allen, Ricky Chemelis

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The Inspiration I Feel, Herbie Mann, 1968, Atlantic 1513

Tracks : Lonely Avenue, Drown In My Own Tears, Sticks And Stones, I Got A Woman, Come Rain Or Come Shine, Georgia On My Mind

Musicians (possibly) : Herbie Mann, David Newman, Sonny Sharrock, plus a big band

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Stoned Soul Picnic, Roy Ayers, 1968, Atlantic 1514

Tracks : A Rose For Cindy, Stoned Soul Picnic, Wave, For Once In My Life, Lil's Paradise, What The People Say

Musicians : Roy Ayers, Charles Tolliver, Gary Bartz, Hubert Laws, Herbie Hancock, Miroslav Vitous, Ron Carter, Grady Tate

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Soul Song, Shirley Scott, 1968, Atlantic 1515

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Much Les, Les McCann, 1969, Atlantic 1516

Tracks : Doin' That Thing, With These Hands, Burnin' Coal, Benjamin, Love For Sale, Roberta

Musicians : Les McCann, Leroy Vinnegar, Donald Dean, Victor Pantoja, Willie Bobo, plus strings on some tracks

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Silver Cycles, Eddie Harris, 1969, Atlantic 1517

Tracks : Free At Last, 1974 Blues, Smoke Signals, Coltranes View, I'm Gonna Leave You By Yourself, Silver Cycles, Little Bit, Electric Ballad, Intrapolations

Musicians : Eddie Harris, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Joe Newman, Mal Lastie, Snooky Young, Benny Powell, Seldon Powell, Haywood Henry, Philip Bodner, Jodie Christian, Joe Zawinul, Melvin Jackson, Richard Davis, Monk Montgomery, Bruno Carr, Richard Smith, Billy Hart, Marcelino Valdes, Eileen Gilbert, Martha Stewart, Melba Moore, Valerie Simpson

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Left And Right, Roland Kirk, 1969, Atlantic 1518

Tracks : Black Mystery Has Been Revealed, Expansions, Lady's Blues, IX Love, Hot Cha, Quintessence, I Waited For You, A Flower Is A Lovesome Thing

Musicians : Roland Kirk, Richard Williams, Benny Powell, Dick Griffin, Pepper Adams, Daniel Jones, Ron Burton, Alice Coltrane, Vernon Martin, Jimmy Hopps, Gerald Brown, Warren Smith

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Soundtrack, Charles Lloyd, 1969, Atlantic 1519

Tracks : Sombrero Sam, Voice In The Night, Pre-Dawn, Forest Flower '69

Musicians : Charles Lloyd, Keith Jarrett, Ron McClure, Jack DeJohnette

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Thesaurus, Clare Fischer, 1969, Atlantic 1520

Tracks : The Duke, Miles Behind, Calamus, Lennie's Pennies, 'Twas Only Yesterday, Bitter Leaf, Upper Manhattan Medical Group, In Memoriam (John F. & Robert F. Kennedy)

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Live At The Top, Junior Mance, 1969, Atlantic 1521

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Memphis Underground, Herbie Mann, 1969, Atlantic 1522

Tracks : Memphis Underground, New Orleans, Hold On, I'm Comin', Chain Of Fools, Battle Hymn Of The Republic

Musicians : Herbie Mann, Bobby Emmons, Bobby Wood, Roy Ayers, Larry Coryell, Reggie Young, Sonny Sharrock, Mike Leech, Tommy Cogbill, Miroslav Vitous, Gene Christman

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Mr. Blues Plays Lady Soul, Hank Crawford, 1969, Atlantic 1523

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The Many Facets Of David Newman, 1969, Atlantic 1524

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Yusef Lateef's Detroit: Latitude 42° 30' Longitude 83°, Yusef Lateef, 1969, Atlantic 1525

Tracks : Bishop School, Livingston Playground, Eastern Market, Belle Isle, Russell And Eliot, Raymond Winchester, Woodward Avenue, That Lucky Old Sun

Musicians : Yusef Lateef, Thad Jones, Danny Moore, Jimmy Owens, Snooky Young, Hugh Lawson, Eric Gale, Selwart Clarke, James Tryon, Alfred Brown, Kermit Moore, Cecil McBee, Chuck Rainey, Bernard Purdie, Roy Brooks, Ray Barretto, Norman Pride, Albert Heath

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A Soul Experiment, Freddie Hubbard, 1969, Atlantic 1526

Tracks : Clap Your Hands, Wichita Lineman, South Street Stroll, Lonely Soul, No Time To Lose, Hang 'Em Up, Good Humor Man, Midnite Soul, Soul Turn Around, A Soul Experiment

Musicians : Freddie Hubbard, Carlos Garnett, Kenny Barron, Gary Illingworth, Billy Butler, Eric Gale, Jerry Jemmott, Bernard Purdie, Grady Tate

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The Little Giant, Luis Gasca, 1969, Atlantic 1527

Tracks : Just A Little Bit, Motherless Child, Nancy, Cosia No. 2, Afro-Blue, Joy Ride, Sweet Pea

Musicians : Luis Gasca, Joe Gallardo, Joe Henderson, Hubert Laws, Lew Tabackin, Herbie Hancock, Mark Levine, Paul Griffin, Charles Rainey, Dave Herscher, Richard Davis, Bernard Purdie, Mickey Roker, Jullito Collazo, Mongo Santamaria, Marty Sheller, Steve Berrios

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Jazz Super Hits, Various Artists, 1969, Atlantic 1528

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High Voltage, Eddie Harris, 1969, Atlantic 1529

Tracks : Movin' On Out, Funky Doo, The Children's Song, Ballad (For My Love), Is There A Place For Us, Listen Here

Musicians : Eddie Harris, Jodie Christian, Melvin Jackson, Billy Hart, Richard Smith

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Right On, Phil Moore Jr., 1969, Atlantic 1530

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Throb, Gary Burton, 1969, Atlantic 1531

Tracks : Henniger Flats, Turn Of The Century, Chickens, Arise, Her Eyes, Prime Time, Throb, Doin The Pig, Triple Portrait, Some Echoes

Musicians : Gary Burton, Jerry Hahn, Richard Greene, Steve Swallow, Bill Goodwin

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Shirley Scott And The Soul Saxes, 1969, Atlantic 1532

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George Wein's Newport All Stars, 1969, Atlantic 1533

Tracks : Blue Boy, These Foolish Things, In A Little Spanish Town, Am I Blue, Ja-Da, Topsy, My Melancholy Baby, Sunny, Nobody Knows You When You Are Down And Out, Exactly Like You

Musicians : George Wein, Ruby Braff, Red Norvo, Barney Kessel, Tal Farlow, Larry Ridley, Don Lamond

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Volunteered Slavery, Roland Kirk, 1969, Atlantic 1534

Tracks : Volunteered Slavery, Spirits Up Above, My Cherie Amour, Search For The Reason Why, I Say A Little Prayer, Roland's Opening Remarks, One Ton, Ovation & Roland's Remarks, A Tribute To John Coltrane: Lush Life / Afro-Blue / Bessie's Blues, Three For The Festival

Musicians : Roland Kirk, Charles McGhee, Dick Griffin, Ron Burton, Vernon Martin, Charles Crosby, Jimmy Hopps, Sonny Brown, Roland Kirk Spirit Choir

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Jump For Joy, Bobby Short, 1969, Atlantic 1535

Tracks : Jump For Joy, Romance In The Dark, Whoever You Are I Love You, I'm Confessin' That I Love You, If You're A Viper, I Cannot Make Her Jealous, I'm Glad To See You've Got What You Want, Medley - I've Been In Love Before - Falling In Love Again, Can't Help It, Just For Today, Simon Smith And The Amazing Dancing Bear, The Gypsies, The Jugglers & The Clowns

Musicians : Bobby Short, Beverly Peer, Richard Sheridan

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Live At The Whisky A Go Go, Herbie Mann, 1969, Atlantic 1536

Tracks : Ooh Baby, Philly Dog

Musicians : Herbie Mann, Steve Marcus, Roy Ayers, Sonny Sharrock Miroslav Vitous, Bruno Carr

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Swiss Movement, Les McCann/Eddie Harris, 1969, Atlantic 1537

Tracks : Compared To What, Cold Duck Time, Kathleen's Theme, You Got It In Your Soulness, The Generation Gap

Musicians : Les McCann, Eddie Harris, Benny Bailey, Leroy Vinnegar, Donald Dean

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Daddy Bug, Roy Ayers, 1969, Atlantic 1538

Tracks : Daddy Bug, Bonita, This Guy's In Love With You, I Love You Michelle, Shadows, Emmie, Look To The Sky, It Could Only Happen With You

Musicians : Roy Ayers, Herbie Hancock, Sonny Sharrock, Buster Williams, Ron Carter, Bruno Carr, Freddie Waits, Mickey Rocca

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King / Queens, Rufus Harley, 1970, Atlantic 1539

Tracks : Eight Miles High, Moon River, Love Is Blue, Windy, King, Queens

Musicians : Rufus Harley, Richard Tee, Eric Gale, Nadi Qamar, Charles Rainey, Jimmy Johnsoon, Montego Joe

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Concerto Grosso In D Blues, Herbie Mann, 1970, Atlantic 1540

Tracks : Concerto Grosso In D Blues, Sense Of No Return, Wailing Wall

Musicians : Herbie Mann, Roy Ayers, Sonny Sharrock, Ron Carter, Bruno Carr, plus Symphony Orchestra, Brass Ensemble, Double String Quartet

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The Best Of John Coltrane, 1970, Atlantic 1541

Tracks : My Favorite Things, Naima, Giant Steps, Equinox, Cousin Mary, Central Park West

A collection of tracks recorded for Atlantic between 1959 and 1961.

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The Best Of Mose Allison, 1970, Atlantic 1542

Tracks : Your Mind Is On Vacation, Swingin' Machine, Stop This World, Seventh Son, New Parchman, Rollin' Stone, I'm The Wild Man, If You're Goin' To The City, I Don't Worry About A Thing, Your Molecular Structure, Everybody Cryin' Mercy, I Love The Life I Live

Twelve tracks taken from 1960s Atlantic releases.

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The Best Of Ray Charles, 1970, Atlantic 1543

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The Best Of Herbie Mann, 1970, Atlantic 1544

Tracks : Comin' Home Baby, Memphis Underground, Philly Dog, A Man And A Woman, This Little Girl Of Mine, Comin' Home Baby

A six track collection of songs recorded for Atlantic in the 1960s.

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The Best Of Eddie Harris, 1970, Atlantic 1545

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The Best Of The Modern Jazz Quartet, 1970, Atlantic 1546

Tracks : Fontessa, The Golden Striker, Bags' Groove, Django, Sketch, Pyramid

A six track collection recorded by the MJQ for Atlantic.

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Comment, Les McCann, 1970, Atlantic 1547

Tracks : How Many Broken Wings, Can't We Be Strangers Again, Unless It's You, What I Call Soul, Comment, Baby, Baby, Yours Is My Heart Alone

Musicians : Les McCann, Roberta Flack, Jimmy Owens, Joe Wilder, Richard Williams, Benjamin Powell, Dick Griffin, Seldon Powell, Richard Landry, Stanley Cowell, Roland Hanna, Junior Mance, Richard Tee, Billy Butler, Margaret Ross, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Donald Dean, plus a large choir on one track

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The Diverse Yusef Lateef, 1970, Atlantic 1548

Tracks : Live Humble, A Long Time Ago, Eboness, Chandra

Musicians : Yusef Lateef, Richard Tee, Hugh Lawson, Selwart Clarke, Jesse Tryon, Alfred Brown, Kermit Moore, Chuck Rainey, Cecil McBee, Bernard Purdie, Roy Brooks, Ray Baretto, The Sweet Inspirations

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The Black Angel, Freddie Hubbard, 1970, Atlantic 1549

Tracks : Spacetrack, Eclipse, The Black Angel, Gittin' Down, Coral Keys

Musicians : Freddie Hubbard, Jimmy Spaulding, Kenny Barron, Reggie Workman, Louis Hayes, Carlos "Potato" Valdes

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Hello There, Universe, Mose Allison, 1970, Atlantic 1550

Tracks : No Exit, Hymn To Everything, Wild Man On The Loose, Monsters Of The Id, I Don't Want Much, Somebody Gotta Move, On The Run, Blues On The Night, Hello There, Universe, I'm Smashed

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Doin' What We Wanna, Clarence Wheeler And The Enforcers, 1970, Atlantic 1551

Tracks : Hey Jude, Sham Time, Theme From Electric Surfboard, Right On, Dream Bossa Nova, Doin' What I Wanna, C.W.

Musicians : Clarence Wheeler, Sonny Covington, Sonny Burke, George Hughes, Cissy Houston, Jackie Verdell, Judy Clay

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Over & Over Again, Wilbur DeParis And His New Orleans Jazz, 1970, Atlantic 1552

Tracks : Over & Over Again (Version I), Table Thumpers Rag, Wabash Blues, Careless Love, Royal Garden Blues, Watching Dreams Go By, Goodnight Irene, Ja-Da, Would You Care, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, How Ya Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm (After They've Seen Paris), Basin Street Blues, Over & Over Again (Version II)

Musicians : Wilbur DeParis, Sidney DeParis, Doc Cheatham, Omer Simeon, Rudy Rutherford, Garvin Bushell, Sonny White, John Smith, Lee Blair, Hayes Alvis, Wilbert Kirk

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The Coltrane Legacy, John Coltrane, 1970, Atlantic 1553

Tracks : 26-2, Original Untitled Ballad, Untitled Original, Centerpiece, Stairway To The Stars, Blues Legacy

Musicians : John Coltrane, Freddie Hubbard, Eric Dolphy, Hank Jones, McCoy Tyner, Milt Jackson, Art Davis, Paul Chambers, Steve Davis, Connie Kay, Elvin Jones

Previously unreleased recordings from 1959-1961.

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Come On Down!, Eddie Harris, 1970, Atlantic 1554

Tracks : Don't You Know Your Future's In Space, Live Right Now, Really, Nowhere To Go, Fooltish, Why Don't You Quit

Musicians : Eddie Harris, Ira Sullivan, Dave Crawford, Billy Carter, Cornell Dupree, Jimmy O'Rourke, Joseph Diorio, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Tubby Ziegler

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The Best Of Charles Mingus, 1970, Atlantic 1555

Tracks : Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting, Eat That Chicken, Hog Callin' Blues, Haitian Fight Song, Pithecanthropus Erectus

Seven tracks recorded in the late 1950s and early 1960s.

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The Best Of Charles Lloyd, 1970, Atlantic 1556

Tracks : Forest Flower - Sunrise, Forest Flower - Sunset, Sombrero Sam, Dream Weaver: Meditation/Dervish Dance, Love-In

Six track recorded for Atlantic in the late 1960s.

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The Best Of Hank Crawford, 1970, Atlantic 1557

Tracks : The Peeper, Ain't No Way, Angel Eyes, Boo's Tune, Whispering Grass, Dig These Blues, Lorelei's Lament, Stoney Lonesome

Tracks recorded by Crawford in the first half of the 1960s.

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The Best Of Ornette Coleman, 1970, Atlantic 1558

Tracks : Una Muy Bonita, Embraceable You, Blues Connotation, Lonely Woman, Ramblin', C&D

Track recorded between 1959 and 1961.

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Jazz Super Hits, Vol. 2, Various Artists, 1970, Atlantic 1559

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Good Vibes, Gary Burton, 1970, Atlantic 1560

Tracks : Vibrafinger, Las Vegas Tango, Boston Marathon, Pain In The Heart, Leroy The Magician, I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)

Musicians : Gary Burton, Richard Tee, Eric Gale, Jerry Hahn, Sam Brown, Steve Swallow, Chuck Rainey, Bernard Purdie, Bill Lavorgna

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Something, Shirley Scott, 1970, Atlantic 1561

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With A Lotta Help From My Friends, Junior Mance, 1970, Atlantic 1562

Tracks : Thank You Falletin Me Be Mice Elf Agin, Never Say Naw, Don't Rush Us, Well I'll Be White Black, Home Groovin, Spinning Wheel, Don't Cha Hear Me Callin' To Ya

Musicians : Junior Mance, Eric Gale, Chuck Rainey, Billy Cobham

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Suite 16, Yusef Lateef, 1970, Atlantic 1563

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MCMLXX, Ray Bryant, 1970, Atlantic 1564

Tracks : Stick With It, Let It Be, Bridge Over Troubled Waters, Hey Jude, Shake-A-Lady, Unchained Melody, My Cherie Amour, Spinning Wheel

Musicians : Ray Bryant, Joe Newman, Garnett Brown, Joe Gentle, King Curtis, George Dorsey, Pepper Adams, Leon Cohen, Ron Carter, Chuck Rainey, Jimmy Johnson, plus strings on some tracks

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Burnin': Live At Freddie Jett's Pied Piper, L.A., Esther Phillips, 1970, Atlantic 1565

Tracks : Don't Let Me Lose This Dream, And I Love Him, Cry Me A River Blues, I'm Gettin' Long Alright, Release Me, Makin' Whoopee, If It's The Last Thing I Do, Shangri-La, Please Send Me Someone To Love

Musicians : Esther Phillips, Joe Newman, King Curtis, oe Gentle, Paul Griffin, Richard Tee, Cornell Dupree, Jack Wilson, Chuck Rainey, Ike Isaacs, Donald Bailey

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The Me Nobody Knows: A New Musical, Original Cast, 1970, Atlantic 1566

Tracks : Introduction, Dream Babies, Light Sings, This World, How I Feel, The White Horse, If I Had A Million Dollars, Sounds, The Tree, Something Beautiful, Sounds (Reprise)

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Mongo '70, Mongo Santamaria, 1970, Atlantic 1567

Tracks : Windjammer, Yesterday's Tomorrow, March Of The Panther, Look Away, Night Crawler, The Whistler, Adobo Criollo, Mo' Do', Grass Roots, Dedicated To Love

Musicians : Mongo Santamaria, Israel Gonzalez, Charles Williamson, Grant Reed, Trevor Lawrence, Neal Creque, Roger Glenn, Eric Gale, Sonny Henry, Jon Hart, Jimmy Johnson, Julio Colazzo, Osvaldo Martinez, Pelayo Diaz, Angel Allende

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Just A Little Lovin', Carmen McRae, 1970, Atlantic 1568

Tracks : Just A Little Lovin', Something, I Thought I Knew You Well, I Want You, More Today Than Yesterday, Here There And Everywhere, Carry That Weight, Breakfast In Bed, I Love The Life I Live, What'cha Gonna Do, Didn't We, Goodbye Joe

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Chapter Two, Roberta Flack, 1970, Atlantic 1569

Tracks : Reverend Lee, Do What You Gotta Do, Just Like A Woman, Let It Be Me, Gone Away, Until It's Time For You To Go, The Impossible Dream, Business Goes On As Usual

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Live At The Roosevelt Grill, The World's Greatest Jazz Band Of Yank Lawson And Bob Haggart, 1970, Atlantic 1570

Tracks : That's A Plenty, Five Point Blues, My Honey's Lovin' Arms, Black And Blue, That D Minor Thing, Royal Garden Blues, Come Back Sweet Papa, Under The Moonlight Starlight Blue, Constantly, New Orleans, The Jazz Me Blues

Musicians : Yank Lawson, Bob Haggart, Billy Butterfield, Lou McGarity, Vic Dickenson, Bud Freeman, Bob Wilber, Ralph Sutton, Gus Johnson, Jr.

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In The Soviet Union, Charles Lloyd, 1970, Atlantic 1571

Tracks : Days And Nights Waiting, Sweet Georgia Bright, Love Song To A Baby, Tribal Dance

Musicians : Charles Lloyd, Keith Jarrett, Ron McClure, Jack DeJohnette

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The Art Of The Improvisers, Ornette Coleman, 1970, Atlantic 1572

Tracks : The Circle With A Hole In The Middle, Just For You, The Fifth Of Beethoven, The Alchemy Of Scott La Faro, Moon Inhabitants, The Legend Of Bebop, Harlem's Manhattan

Musicians : Ornette Coleman, Don Cherry, Charlie Haden, Jimmy Garrison, Scott LaFaro, Billy Higgins, Ed Blackwell

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Free Speech, Eddie Harris, 1970, Atlantic 1573

Tracks : Wait Please, Boogie Woogie Bossa Nova, Penthology, Bold And Black, The Things You Do, Free Speech

Musicians : Eddie Harris, Jodie Christian, Louie Spears, Billy Hart, Felix Henry

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Nobody Else But Me, Bobby Short, 1970, Atlantic 1574

Tracks : Over And Over Again, Don't Mention Love To Me, World Weary, Where's That Rainbow, Dream Dancing, It Never Was You, Wind In The Willows, I Love To Rhyme, Nobody Else But Me, I'm One Of Your Admirers, Love Is Love Anywhere, Love Is A Dancing Thing, Here's A Kiss For Cinderella

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Rahsaan Rahsaan, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, 1970, Atlantic 1575

Tracks : The Seeker: Black Classical Rap/The Seeker/Thank You, Bird/New Orleans, Satin Doll, Medley: Going Home/Sentimental Journey/In Monument/Lover, Sweet Fire, Baby Let Me Shake Your Tree

Musicians : Roland Kirk, Dick Griffith, Howard Johnson, Leroy Jenkins, Ron Burton, Sonelius Smith, Vernon Martin, James Madison, Alvern Bunn, Joe Habad Texidor

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Sing Me A Song Of Songmy, Freddie Hubbard, 1970, Atlantic 1576

Tracks : Threnody For Sharon Tate, This Is Combat, I Know, The Crowd, What A Good Time For A Kent State, Monodrama, Black Soldier, Interlude I, Interlude II, And Yet, There Could Be Love, Postlude

Musicians : Freddie Hubbard, Junior Cook, Kenny Barron, Art Booth, Louis Hayes, plus reciters, a chorus, a string orchestra and processed sounds

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Gary Burton And Keith Jarrett, 1971, Atlantic 1577

Tracks : Grow Your Own, Moonchild / In Your Quiet Place, Como En Vietnam, Fortune Smiles, The Raven Speaks

Musicians : Gary Burton, Keith Jarrett, Sam Brown, Steve Swallow, Bill Goodwin

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Natural Black Inventions: Root Strata, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, 1971, Atlantic 1578

Tracks : Something For Trane That Trane Could Have Said, Island Cry, Runnin' From The Trash, Day Dream, The Ragman And The Junkman Ran From The Businessman They Laughed And He Cried, Breath-A-Tron, Rahsaanica, Raped Voices, Haunted Feelings, Prelude Back Home, Dance Of The Lobes, Harder & Harder Spiritual

Musicians : Roland Kirk, Maurice McKinley, Joe Habad Texidor, Sonelius Smith (on Day Dream)

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Zawinul, Joe Zawinul, 1971, Atlantic 1579

Tracks : Doctor Honoris Causa, In A Silent Way, His Last Journey, Double Image, Arrival In New York

Musicians : Joe Zawinul, Woody Shaw, Jimmy Owens (track 3), Earl Turbinton, George Davis, Hubert Laws, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Miroslav Vitous, Walter Booker, Billy Hart, David Lee, Joe Chambers, Jack DeJohnette

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New Orleans Suite, Duke Ellington, 1971, Atlantic 1580

Tracks : Blues For New Orleans, Bourbon Street Jingling Jollies, Portrait Of Louis Armstrong, Thanks For The Beautiful Land On The Delta, Portrait Of Wellman Braud, Second Line, Portrait Of Sidney Bechet, Aristocracy A La Jean Lafitte, Portrait Of Mahalia Jackson

Musicians : Duke Ellington, Cat Anderson, Cottie Williams, Al Rubin, Fred Stone, Mercer Ellington, Money Johnson, Booty Wood, Chuck Connors, Dave Taylor, Julian Priester, Paul Gonsalves, Harold Ashby, Johnny Hodges, Russell Procope, Norris Turney, Harry Carney, Wild Bill Davis, Joe Benjamin, Rufus Jones

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Mongo's Way, Mongo Santamaria, 1971, Atlantic 1581

Tracks : Tell It, The Letter, Listen Here, Sometimes Bread, Geechee Girl, Hippo Walk, Featherbed Lane, Saoco, Afro Walk, Congo Blue

Musicians : Mongo Santamaria, Lou Soloff, Ray Maldonado, Grant Reed, Stanley Turrentine, Roger Glenn, Neal Creque, Eric Gale, Chuck Rainey, Israel Lopez, Eddie Riviera, Bernard Purdie, Don Alias, Armando Peraza, Angel Allende, Julito Collazo

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What's New?, The World's Greatest Jazz Band Of Yank Lawson And Bob Haggart, 1971, Atlantic 1582

Tracks : Bourbon Street Parade, Smile, The Eel, What's New?, Mercy Mercy Mercy, Root Dog, Walk Him Up The Stairs, Girl On The Beach, Dogtown Blues, Doodle Doo Doo, My Inspiration

Musicians : Yank Lawson, Bob Haggart, Billy Butterfield, Eddie Hubble, Vic Dickerson, Bud Freeman, Bob Wilber, Ralph Sutton, Gus Johnson, Jr.

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Second Movement, Eddie Harris/Les McCann, 1971, Atlantic 1583

Tracks : Shorty Rides Again, Universal Prisoner, Carry On Brother, Set Us Free, Samia

Musicians : Les McCann, Eddie Harris, Benny Bailey, Cornell Dupree, Jerry Jemmott, Jimmy Rowser, Bernard Purdie, Donald Dean, Buck Clarke, Cissy Houston, Deirdre Tuck, Judy Clay, Renelle Stafford

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Western Man, Mose Allison, 1971, Atlantic 1584

Tracks : If You Only Knew, How Much Truth, Benidiction, Night Club, Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me, Mountains, Western Man, Ask Me Nice, Tell Me Something, If You've Got The Money I've Got The Time, Meadows

Musicians : Mose Allison, Chuck Rainey, Billy Cobham

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The Love I've Been Looking For, Clarence Wheeler And The Enforcers, 1971, Atlantic 1585

Tracks : Mighty Burner, The Heebie Jeebie Dance, Something, The Love I've Been Looking For, Broasted Or Fried, We've Only Just Begun, Hey Western Union Man

Musicians : Clarence Wheeler, Sonny Covington, Sonny Burke, Eric Gale, George Hughes, Joe Newman (track 7),Hank Crawford (track 7), Joe Gentle (track 7)

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The Flowering: Recorded In Concert, Charles Lloyd Quartet, 1971, Atlantic 1586

Tracks : Speak Low, Love-In / Island Blues, Wilpan's, Gypsy '66, Goin' To Memphis / Island Blues

Musicians : Charles Lloyd, Keith Jarrett, Cecil McBee, Jack DeJohnette

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Lift Every Voice And Sing, Max Roach With The J.C. White Singers, 1971, Atlantic 1587

Tracks : Motherless Child (For Marcus Garvey), Garden Of Prayer (For My Mother And Father), Troubled Waters (For Paul Robeson), Let Thy People Go (For Patrice E. Lumumba), Were You There When They Crucified My Lord (For Malcolm, Martin, Medgar And Many More), Joshua (For Rev. Charles Koen And The People Of Cairo, Ill.)

Musicians : Max Roach, J.C. White Singers (Dorothy White, J. C. White, Ruby McClure), Cecil Bridgewater, Billy Harper, George Cables, Eddie Mathias, Ralph MacDonald

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Twins, Ornette Coleman, 1971, Atlantic 1588

Tracks : First Take, Little Symphony, Monk And The Nun, Check Up, Joy Of A Toy

Musicians : Ornette Coleman, Don Cherry, Freddie Hubbard, Eric Dolphy, Scott LaFaro, Charlie Haden, Billy Higgins, Ed Blackwell

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Plastic Dreams, The Modern Jazz Quartet, 1971, Atlantic 1589

Tracks : Walkin' Stomp, Dancing, Plastic Dreams, Variations On A Christmas Theme, Trav'lin', Piazza Navona, England's Carol

Musicians : John Lewis, Milt Jackson, Percy Heath, Connie Kay, Joe Newman, Snookie Young, Garnett Brown, Jim Buffington, Don Butterfield

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The Best Of David Newman, 1971, Atlantic 1590

A six track collection of tracks recorded between 1958 and 1969.

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The Best Of Yusef Lateef, 1971, Atlantic 1591

A six track collection of Atlantic recordings originally released between 1967 and 1970.

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The Best Of Rahsaan Roland Kirk, 1971, Atlantic 1592

Tracks : Volunteered Slavery, The Inflated Tear, Lady's Blues, Medley: Going Home/Sentimental Journey/In Monument/Lover, Search For The Reason Why, Making Love After Hours, Black Root, One Ton, A Laugh For Rory, Rahsaanica

A nine track collection of Atlantic recordings originally released between 1965 and 1971.

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Mongo At Montreux, Mongo Santamaria, 1971, Atlantic 1593

Tracks : Come Candela, Climax, Disappear, Marty's Tune, Soleil, Conversation In Drums, I Wanna Know, Watermelon Man, Standing Ovation, Cloud Nine, Watermelon Man

Musicians : Mongo Santamaria, Ray Maldonado, Carter Jefferson, Roger Glenn, Eddie Martinez, Edward Rivera, Steve Berrios, Armando Peraza

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Quiet Fire, Roberta Flack, 1971, Atlantic 1594

Tracks : Go Up Moses, Bridge Over Troubled Water, Sunday And Sister Jones, See You Then, Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow, To Love Somebody, Let Them Talk, Sweet Bitter Love

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Live At Newport, Eddie Harris, 1971, Atlantic 1595

Tracks : Children's Song, Carry On Brother, Don't You Know The Future's In Space, Silent Majority, Walk Soft, South Side

Musicians : Eddie Harris, Jodie Christian, Louis Spears, Bob Crowder

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The Mourning Of A Star, Keith Jarrett with Charlie Haden and Paul Motian, 1971, Atlantic 1596

Tracks : Follow The Crooked Path (Though It Be Longer), Interlude No. 3, Standing Outside, Everything That Lives Laments, Interlude No. 1, Trust, All I Want, Traces Of You, The Mourning Of A Star, Interlude No. 2, Sympathy

Musicians : Keith Jarrett Charlie Haden, Paul Motian

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Paris Encounter, Gary Burton/Stephane Grappelli, 1972, Atlantic 1597

Tracks : Daphne, Blue In Green, Falling Grace, Here's That Rainy Day, Coquette, Sweet Rain, The Night Has A Thousand Eyes, Arpege, Eiderdown

Musicians : Gary Burton, Stéphane Grappelli, Bill Goodwin

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Alone At Last, Gary Burton, 1972, Atlantic 1598

Tracks : Moonchild / In Your Quiet Place, Green Mountains / Arise, Her Eyes, The Sunset Bell, Hand Bags And Glad Rags, Hullo, Bolinas, General Mojo's Well Laid Plan, Chega De Saudade (No More Blues)

Musicians : Gary Burton

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In The Beginning, Isaac Hayes, 1972, Atlantic 1599

Tracks : Precious, Precious, When I Fall In Love, Medley: I Just Want To Make Love To You/Rock Me Baby, Medley: Going To Chicago Blues/Misty, You Don't Know Like I Know

Musicians : Isaac Hayes, Donald "Duck" Dunn, Al Jackson, Jr.

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