My Favorite Things

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My Favorite Things
1.  My Favorite Things by John Coltrane
The list author says:
  "1960. The first studio album with his own quartet (after leaving Miles Davis). Two tracks on soprano sax, two on tenor sax."
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E.S.P.
2.  E.S.P. by Miles Davis
The list author says:
  "1965. The first studio album with his Second Great Quintet. Wayne Shorter on tenor sax, Herbie Hancock on piano."
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Sound of Sonny
3.  Sound of Sonny by Sonny Rollins
The list author says:
  "1957. Studio date; Sonny at the height of his powers. (Ignore the review about "awful sound".)"
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Funk Power 1970: A Brand New Thang
4.  Funk Power 1970: A Brand New Thang by James Brown
The list author says:
  "1970. Highly influential raw funk. He invented it, and to this day, noone has ever come close."
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Blues & Roots
5.  Blues & Roots by Charles Mingus
The list author says:
  "1959. Mingus' devastating answer to critics who said he "didn't swing". The horns will blow you away."
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Best of The Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings
6.  Best of The Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings by Charlie Parker
The list author says:
  "1945-1948. Not only the most essential post-war jazz recordings, but also sheer joy."
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King of the Tenors
7.  King of the Tenors by Ben Webster
The list author says:
  "1953. The most gorgeous tenor sax tone ever, along with some of the best ballad playing ever. Some groove tunes, too."
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Study in Brown
8.  Study in Brown by Clifford Brown
The list author says:
  "1955. The best group of the first half of the fifties, in beautiful sound quality. Clifford combines flawless technique with endless creativity."
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Ellington Suites
9.  Ellington Suites by Duke Ellington
The list author says:
  "1958 / 1972. Excellent introduction to Ellington's world, which will have you hooked forever."
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Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk
10.  Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk by Art Blakey
The list author says:
  "1957. Excellent introduction to Monk, in great sound quality. Art Blakey on drums, Johnny Griffin on tenor sax"
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In the Wee Small Hours
11.  In the Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra
The list author says:
  "1955. Who needs any other male singer, after hearing Sinatra? His Capitol albums are the ones to get, and this is one of the best of those."
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All Or Nothing at All
12.  All Or Nothing at All by BILLIE HOLIDAY
The list author says:
  "1956. Who needs any other female singer, after hearing Billie? On this one, late in her career, she's joined by Ben Webster on tenor sax."
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Lester Young Trio
13.  Lester Young Trio by Lester Young
The list author says:
  "1946. Excellent introduction to Lester, and proof that Nat "King" Cole was one of the best and most influential pianists."
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Swordfishtrombones
14.  Swordfishtrombones by Tom Waits
The list author says:
  "1985. Mood music, but raw. Welcome to Tom's world of sounds and stories."
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Revolver
15.  Revolver by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "1966. The best Beatles album, bursting with ideas."
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One Hot Minute
16.  One Hot Minute by Red Hot Chili Peppers
The list author says:
  "1995. My favorite RHCP album. Modern funk, with melody."
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Axis: Bold As Love
17.  Axis: Bold As Love by Jimi Hendrix
The list author says:
  "1967. The best Jimi album, with some of his best compositions."
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Bring on the Night
18.  Bring on the Night by Sting
The list author says:
  "1986. Sting's wonderful songs, with sax and piano solos. Great live album."
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Barber: Adagio for Strings / Violin Concerto / Orchestral & Chamber Works
19.  Barber: Adagio for Strings / Violin Concerto / Orchestral & Chamber Works by Samuel Barber
The list author says:
  "Classical composer that deserves wider recognition (not just "Adagio For Strings"). Melodic, romantic music that sticks with you. This has some of his best work."
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Mi Tierra
20.  Mi Tierra by Gloria Estefan
The list author says:
  "1993. Forget her English songs, this "Cuban" album shows her real strength."
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Around the World in a Day
21.  Around the World in a Day by Prince
The list author says:
  "1985. Highpoint of his career. Disco days left behind, not yet involved in computer schmaltz. This one actually sounds like a band!"
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You Are What You Is
22.  You Are What You Is by Frank Zappa
The list author says:
  "1982. Incredible collection of songs; one of few Zappa albums with little or no weak tracks. Very funny, too."
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Fear of a Black Planet
23.  Fear of a Black Planet by Public Enemy
The list author says:
  "1989. I don't care much for hiphop, but PE is the exception. This may be their finest album; almost no filler."
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Solo Quiero Caminar
24.  Solo Quiero Caminar by Paco De Lucia
The list author says:
  "1978. An entire album of Spanish guitar, but never boring. Nice warm sound quality, too."
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A Tribute to Jack Johnson
25.  A Tribute to Jack Johnson by Miles Davis
The list author says:
  "1970. Probably the best album from the Electric period. Is it jazz? Rock? Fusion? Funk? Do we care?"
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