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Top ten records on the turntable

  1. Duke Ellington & His Orchestra featuring Ivie Anderson – Duke Ellington Presents Ivie Anderson
  2. Led Zeppelin – II
  3. Dean Martin – Dean Martin Sings
  4. José Feliciano – Feliciano!
  5. Bing & Ruth – No Home of the Mind
  6. Jimmy Buffett – Coconut Telegraph
  7. Ray Charles – The Great Ray Charles
  8. Helen Merrill with Teddy Wilson – Helen Sings! Teddy Swings!
  9. Fats Waller – A Legendary Performer
  10. Ella Fitzgerald – these are the blues

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Top ten records on the turntable

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  1. Erroll Garner – up in Erroll’s room (featuring the Brass Bed)
  2. Lee Morgan – The Sidewinder
  3. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Echoes of an Era: The Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie Years
  4. Curtis Jones – Trouble Blues
  5. Louis Armstrong – The Louis Armstrong Story Vol. 4: Louis Armstrong Favorites
  6. Cab Calloway & His Orchestra – Cruisin’ With Cab
  7. Jimmy Roselli – Life & Love Italian Style
  8. Billie Holiday – The Golden Years
  9. Frank Sinata – Nice ‘N’ Easy
  10. Ella Fitzgerald – these are the blues

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Top ten records on the turntable

  1. Memphis Slim – Born with the Blues
  2. The Dave Brubeck Quartet Plays Music From ‘West Side Story’ and…
  3. Mingus – OH YEAH!
  4. Billie Holiday – The Golden Years
  5. Vince Guaraldi – Cast Your Fate To The Wind
  6. The L0uis Armstrong Story – Vol. 1, Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five
  7. Fats Waller – A Legendary Performer
  8. Lee Morgan – The Sidewinder
  9. Ella Fitzgerald – these are the blues
  10. Helen Merrill with Teddy Wilson – Helen Sings, Teddy Swings!
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Top ten records on the turntable

I like these records a lot. These are records that never disappoint. Either side makes me want to hear the other one.

  1. Memphis Slim – Born With the Blues
  2. The Dave Brubeck Quartet Plays Music From West Side Story And…
  3. Stan Getz/Charlie Byrd – Jazz Samba
  4. Erroll Garner – Up In Erroll’s Room (featuring The Brass Bed)
  5. Lee Morgan – The Sidewinder
  6. Ray Charles – The Great Ray Charles
  7. Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto – GETZ/GILBERTO
  8. Ella Fitzgerald – these are the blues
  9. Red Garland – Red In Bluesville
  10. Charlie Parker – Bird/The Savoy Recordings (Master Takes)
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