the collection
albums rec. betw 1958 and 1991


24 carat black (numero)
ahmed abdul-malik- the music of (new jazz)
ahmed abdul-malik- sounds of africa (new jazz)
ahmed abdul-malik- the eastern moods of (prestige)
ahmed abdul-malik- east meets west (rca)
saif abu bakr & the scorpions- jazz (buzaidphone)
idris ackamoor & cultural odyssey- the beginning of the second earth (sagittarius a-star)
idris ackamoor/hakeem muhammad- live in europe(sagittarius a-star)
vincent ahehehinnou orchestre-poly-rythmo de cotonou (albarika)
vincent ahehehinnou- festac (hasbunalau)
tohru aizawa quartet- tachibana (tachibana)
aktuala- tappeto volante (bla bla)
reggie andrews and the fellowship- mystic beauty (hme)
annexus quam- osmose (ohr)
aquila (alba)
arawak- accadde a... (squirrel)
arica- heaven (just sunshine)
arpeggio jazz ensemble- le-le (silk-skin)
mulatu astatke- mulatu of ethiopia (worthy)
mulatu astatke featuring fekade amde maskal– ethio jazz (amha)

balka sound- tu kine balka (le kiosque d'orphee)
baroque bordello- 1st trip (qbico)

baroque bordello- ultra trip cat (qbico)
baroque bordello- abnormal songs (qbico)
basabasa experience- together we win (tyc)

bobby beausoleil- lucifer rising sessions (qbico)
bobby beausoleil- mantra (qbico)
the bird curtis quintet (tony pike music)
bixio/tempera- a pugni nudi (cinevox)
big black- message to our ancestors (uni)
black savage- something for someone (emi)

black truth rhythm band- ifetayo (charlie's record)
art blakey- orgy in rhythm, vol. 1&2 (blue note)
art blakey- a message from blakey, vol. 1&2 (blue note)
art blakey- the african beat (blue note)
blue note (discos ncl)
bonga- racines de l'angola au bresil (playa sound)
ronnie boykins- the will come, is now (esp)
george braith- musart (prestige)
pat britt- jazz from san francisco (crestview)
cedric im brooks- one essence (high note)
roy brooks & the artistic truth- live at the montreaux/detroit jazz festival 1983 (sagittarius a-star)
roy brooks aboriginal percussion choir- live at the montreaux/detroit jazz festival 1986/89 (sagittarius a-star)
brother ahh- move ever onward (divine)
brother ahh- key to nowhere (divine)
donald byrd- electric byrd (blue note)
donald byrd- ethiopian knights (blue note)

cairo free jazz ensemble- free together/meeting (sagittarius a-star)
andrea centazzo- ictus (pdu)
hariprasad chaurasia- in concert (emi)
erlon chaves- sabadabada (continental)
ndo clement & les titans (jicco)

codona- 1 & 3 (ecm)
philip cohran and the artistic heritage ensemble (zulu)
the collective- idrissa's dream (sagittarius a-star)

ornette coleman- something else ! (contemporary)
alice coltrane- journey in satchidananda (impulse)
john coltrane- live at birdland (impulse)
compass rises (schoolhouse)
cool knights- bana mulenga (zambia music parlor)

cosmic eye- dream consequence (regal)
michael cosmic- peace in the world (cosmic)
will crittendon and the afro-jazz ensemble- message from the third world (raynard)



dark revolution collective (qbico)
wolfgang dauner- rischka's soul (ctr)
j.c. davis- a new day ! (calitex)
miles davis- in concert (cbs)
miles davis- bitches brew (cbs)
miles davis- big fun (cbs)
miles davis- on the corner (cbs)
miles davis- get it up with it (cbs)
nathan davis- rules of freedom (polydor)
jerry de villiers et son jazz quartet (trans canada)
claude delcloo/arthur jones- africanasia (byg)
manu dibango- kusini (rst)
degbe dosse- in hot acirfa (private)

arthur doyle- nature boy (qbico)
amancio d'silva- integration (columbia)
amancio d'silva- konkan dance (qbico)

east new york ensemble de music- at the helm (folkways)
huseyn ertunc trio- musiki (intex)
eruption (qbico)
eruption- live (qbico)
dario estrella jazz vanguard group- jazz invierno (fasa)

ron everett- the glitter of the city (vagabond king)
ron everett- with linda (vagabond king)
shamek farrah- first impressions (strata-east)
the feed-back (rca)
borje fredriksson- intervall (columbia)
the freedom unity- down by the naked city (victor)
joki freund sextet- yogi jazz (cbs)
fusion- top soul (alba)
eddie gale ghetto music (blue note)
eddie gale- black rhythm happening (blue note)
jan garbarek- til vigdis (njf)
billy gault- when destiny calls (steeplechase)
hartmut geerken/michael ranta- the heliopolar egg (qbico)
hartmut geerken/john tchicai- the kabul & teheran tapes (qbico)
hartmut geerken/john tchicai/don moye- west africa tour (sagittarius a-star)
hartmut geerken/john tchicai/don moye- the african tapes vol. 1 & 2 (praxis)
dusko goykovich- swinging macedonia (philips)
green cosmos- abendmusiken (amf)
lee pan geun & korean jazz quintet- jazz (angel)

bobby hamilton- dream queen (alafia)
doug hammond/david durrah- reflections in the sea of nurnen (tribe)
joe harriott- indo-jazz suite (columbia)
joe harriot/amancio d'silva- hum dono (columbia)
the har-you percussion group (esp)
andrew hill- compulsion (blue note)
bobby hutcherson- dialogue (blue note)
kosuke ichihara- deperture (cbs)
solomon ilori- african high life (blue note)
(baligh hamdi & magid khan) indo-arabic variations (playa sound)
the invaders- spacing out (duane)
i.p. son group (ultima spiaggia)
akira ishikawa & count buffalos- electrum (victor)
itadi (sonafric)



(art jackson ?!) your exotic prince- speak up (rla)
(art jackson ?!) your exotic prince- music that is in (rla)
los jaivas- el volantin (shadok)
khan jamal- drum dance (dowtown)
jazzberry patch (jbp)

jazzmatic (md)
the jazz ministers- zandile (gallo)
the jazz workshop- mezare israel yekabtzenu (acum)
the jb's- these are the jb's (now again)
j&f quintet- contrast (delta)
elvin jones- coalition (blue note)
(jeff jones) the people's people present- the spirit of david (private)

aleke kanou- aleke (arcana)
makoto kawabata- pyschedelic noise freak ! (qbico)
ustad bismillah khan and party (emi)
omar khorshid and his guitar- rhythms from the orient (voice of lebanon)
kluster (qbico)
eero koivistoinen- odysseus (otavan)
eero koivistoinen- for children (otavan)
eero koivistoinen- 3rd version (rca)
eero koivistoinen- wahoo ! (rca)
frank kojo- hidden treasures (tamale sounds)

krzystztof komeda- ballet etudes (metronome)
erling kroner quintet- music book (spectator)
rolf kuhn quintett- solarius (amiga)
alex kunda- kingdom of heaven (chris editions)


byard lancaster- funny funky (palm)
the light of saba (total sounds)
alfonso lovo- terremoto (lovo)
alfonso lovo- la gigantona (numero)
a.r. luciani- jazz in libertà (lupus)

jackie mclean- one step beyond (blue note)
jackie mclean- destination out (blue note)
jackie mclean/michael carvin- antiquity (steeplechase)
mcneal and niles- thrust (tinkertoo)
lloyd mcneill- asha (asha)
lloyd mcneill/marshall hawkins- tanner suite (asha)
lloyd mcneill- washington suite (asha)
joe mcphee- nation time (cjr)
the machine gunners- balima mu zambia (zambezi)
t.r. mahalingam- flute (emi)
tim maia rational- mundo rational vol. 1 (seroma)

malagasy/jeff gilson (lumen)
(malagasy) sylvan marc/del rabenja- madagascar now (palm)
malagasy/gilson- at newport (palm)
albert mangelsdorff- now jazz ramwong (cbs)
mankunku quartet- yakhal'inkomo (world record company)
owen marshall- captain puff (aditi)
sabu martinez- palo congo (blue note)
sabu martinez- sabu's satellites (in orbit)(cmc)
sabu martinez and his percussion ensemble- sorcery ! (columbia)
rick mason and rare feelings- the inner dimension of (maso)
koichi matsukaze- mother earth (alm)
koichi matsukaze- good nature (trio)
m'boom (strata-east)
meirelles e os copa 5- o som (philips)

getatchew mekuria (philips)
hailu mergia and the walias (kaifa)
hailu mergia & his classical instrument (kaifa)
min bul (polydor)
charles moffett- the gift (savoy)
seke molenga & kalo kawongolo (sonafric)
grachan moncur III- evolution (blue note)
grachan moncur III- some other stuff (blue note)
bobby moore & his rhythm aces- dedication of love (phinal sound)
muharram 1392 (sagittarius a-star)
takeru muraoka- takeru (philips)
mansa musa- hold on to the faith (kds)
mushapata- saba saba fighting (p.a.i.)
music machine- dull knife(nr)
phill musra group- creator spaces (intex)
phill musra group- at huseyn's (sagittarius a-star)
eiji nakayama- aya's samba (johnny's disk)
zbigniew namyslowski- lola (decca)
liza ngwa (drums)
nil's jazz ensemble (mag)
francois niombo- i'm cool (festival)

gideon nxumalo- jazz fantasia (renown)



ogassa- ogassa original(albarika)
om
(edigsa)

organization- tone float (rca)
the orkustra- light shows for the blind (rd)
the orkustra (qbico)

(lula cortes & ze ramalho) paebiru (shadok)
bruce palmer
- the cicle is complete (verve)

sante palumbo- sway (cpt)
sante palumbo- stasera in casa seduti... (cpt)
frank perry/evan parker- for the love of (qbico)
frank perry- deep peace (quartz)
mimis plessas- greece goes modern (b-otherside)
plus (carosello)
poder del alma (dideca)
poder del alma (polydor)
the psycheground group- psychedelic and underground music (cinedelic)
the pyramids- lalibela (pyramid)
the pyramids- king of kings (pyramid)
the pyramids- birth/speed/merging (pyramid)
quinteplus(parlophone)


salah ragab- egypt strut (sono cairo)
max roach- speak brother, speak (america)
rob (essiebons)
babs robert & the love planet (alpha)
billy robinson- evolution's blend (rci)
milt robinson- search for serenity (mr77)

alex rodriguez- busqueda (private)
alex rodriguez- la retreta mayor (discomoda)
charles rouse- two is one (strata-east)
terje rypdal- bleak house (polydor)

vs quartet (num)
a.k. salim- afro soul/drum orgy (prestige)
antonio sanches- buli povo (edicao taki-tala)

pharoah sanders- pharoah (india navigation)
mammane sani et son orgue- la musique electronique du niger (sahel sounds)
joe and sankung's experience- afro reggae (private)

michel sarbady- five cats' blue (president)
hideto sasaki & toshiyuki sekine- stop over (smile)

chris schilder- spring (up up up)
conrad schnitzler- slow motion (sagittarius a-star)
conrad schnitzler- live action, part I & II (qbico)
conrad schnitzler- rot (edition block)
conrad schnitzler- blue (edition block)
conrad schnitzler- silver (qbico)
conrad schnitzler- zug (qbico)
christian schwindt quintet- for friends and relatives (rca)
sea boy- across the sea (essiebons)

mike selesia- flavor (private)
hal singer- soul of africa (le chant du monde)
sirone sextet- live in berlin (sagittarius a-star)
lonnie smith- live at club mozambique (blue note)
sound players- reggae (rsn)

spirale (king)
spirit free- plays starship (vega sound)
stone coal white(numero)

fred stone- the music of (rci)
sun ra- jazz by sun ra (transition)
sun ra- the futuristic sound of sun ra (savoy)
sun ra- cosmic tones for mental therapy (saturn)
sun ra- the nubians of plutonia (saturn)
sun ra- when angels speak of love (saturn)
sun ra- strange strings (saturn)
sun ra- secrets of the sun (saturn)
sun ra- spleeping beauty (saturn)
sun ra- disco 3000 (saturn)
sun ra- on jupiter (saturn)
sun ra- live at red creek (sagittarius a-star)
sun ra- lanquidity (philly jazz)
sunburst- ave africa(kitoto)

sunrise ltd.- until my love returns (pizzaz)
hiromasa suzuki- silk road (rca)
synchron (sagittarius a-star)



jeff tagoe movement with the vis a vis- i go no jealous (coconut)
jone takamaki- universal mind (johanna)
okay temiz/johnny dyani (yunca)
t-fire- no stop dis musik (coconut)
t-fire- the new testament (blackspot)

mor thiam- dini safarrar (rite)
ralph thomas- eastern standard time (zebra)
franco tonani- night in fonorama (jukebox)

tordenskjolds soldater- peace (spectator)
stefano torossi- feelings (carosello)

sabu toyozumi/kaoru abe- senzei (qbico)
sabu toyozumi/mototeru takagi- if ocean is broken (qbico)
uncle funkenstein- together again (r&l)
uni trio (sagittarius a-star)
uwandile- the tie breaker (boom)

lino capra vaccina- antico adagio (no)

anthony williams- life time (blue note)
anthony williams- spring (blue note)
world's experience orchestra- the beginning of a new birth (worlds)
louis xavier ladja- jazz with a west indian soul (adda)
father yod and the spirit of '76 (sagittarius a-star)
father yod- i'm gonna take you home (swordfish)
father yod- penetration (swordfish)
phil yost- touch wood's dream (north star)
larry young- lawrence of newark (perception)
grupo los yoyi- yuyi (areito)
walter zuber amstrong- hitana (world artists)

record covers:

AFRICA

ASIA

CARIBBEAN

CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA

EUROPE

MIDDLE EAST

NORTH AMERICA