Jun 132012
 

Light, rhythmic jazz styles featuring piano, harpsichord and vibes. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3257 Recording First Published: 1972 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side One Moving Day (Reg Wale) (Light, pleasant) 02:21 Confusic (Peter Reno) (Medium-slow, moody) 02:40 The Gink (Reg Wale) (Cheeky, melodic) 04:38 Just My Bag (Peter Reno) (Rhythmic, medium quick) 02:10 [...]

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 Posted by on June 13, 2012
Mar 312012
 

Light atmospheres and backgrounds with a religious feel played by small group. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3241 Recording First Published: 1972 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Genesis 41-46 (Derek Laren) (Contemplative, dignified) 02:54 Numbers 10-2 (Derek Laren) (Restless, uncertain) 01:24 Joshua 6-15 (Derek Laren) (Relaxed background) 02:46 Judges 20-20 (Derek Laren) (Lyrical, [...]

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 Posted by on March 31, 2012
Feb 122012
 

Small band jazz with Latin American rhythms featuring flutes and brass. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3224 Recording First Published: 1972 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Low Tide (Ludovic Decosne / Pierre Daubresse) (Smooth, mid-tempo bossa) 03:18 Little Bossa (O. Natal / Pierre Daubresse) (As above) 02:42 Lapping (Ludovic Decosne / Pierre Daubresse) [...]

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 Posted by on February 12, 2012
Oct 142011
 

A variety of modern big band pieces covering a wide selection of moods including a selection of fanfare played by Tilsley Orchestral. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3210 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Find The Lady (Peter Reno) (Easy-going, lightly rhythmic, melodic) 02:22 Royal Flush (Peter Reno) (Steady builder [...]

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 Posted by on October 14, 2011
Oct 122011
 

Ballroom and dance music. Label: De Wolfe Orchestra/Group: The Palais All Stars Cat. Number: DW/LP 3202 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Take Your Partners (Keith Papworth) (Bright two-step) 01:49 Forever Waltz (Keith Papworth) (Romantic “last waltz”) 02:56 Tango D’amour (Keith Papworth) (Up-tempo, light-hearted) 02:13 Moonlight Melody (Keith Papworth) (“Sweet” slow [...]

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 Posted by on October 12, 2011
Oct 072011
 

Label: Hudson Cat. Number: HMCS/LP 515 Release Date: 1976 Format: LP Sound: Stereo Side 1 That’s Life (Peter Fenn) (Up-tempo, breezy, steel guitar feature) 02:29 Happy Chat (Peter Fenn) (Light, lilting) 03:23 Hopscotch (Peter Fenn) (Bouncy, light-hearted) 02:04 Slumderland (Peter Fenn) (Dreamy, soft) 02:30 Grass Skirt (Peter Fenn) (Quick, lively steel guitar feature) 02:37 Hills [...]

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 Posted by on October 7, 2011
Sep 282011
 

Authentically performed instrumental music from the 13th-16th Centuries. Label: De Wolfe Orchestra/Group: The Court Players Cat. Number: DW/LP 3197 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Kalenda Maya (Traditional) (Repetitive melody, with drone) 01:31 Danse Royale No. 1 (Traditional) (Dignified, sombre) 01:53 Danse Royale No. 2 (Traditional) (Cheerful, rhythmic) 01:26 Danse Royale [...]

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 Posted by on September 28, 2011
Sep 262011
 

Wide variety of comedy styles, large and small. Label: De Wolfe Cat. Number: DW/LP 3187 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Pantalone (Pierre Arvay) (Comic plodding – large animals, etc.) 02:10 Danse Du Grizzly (Pierre Arvay) (Ponderous low-key novelty) 01:16 Le Mammouth Et L’oiseau (Pierre Arvay) (Rhythmic, bright – featuring tuba) [...]

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 Posted by on September 26, 2011
Sep 072011
 

Comedy sounds in range of styles. Label: De Wolfe Orchestra/Group: The London Studio Group Cat. Number: DW/LP 3147 Recording First Published: 1969 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Pit Overture (Reg Wale) (Bright Olde Tyme show-opener) 02:09 The Army Game (Peter Reno) (Comic, strutting) 02:42 The Army Game (Link) (Peter Reno) (As above) 00:40 Charlie’s [...]

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 Posted by on September 7, 2011
Jul 132011
 

Small group jazz. Label: De Wolfe Orchestra/Group: The Reg Wale Quintet Cat. Number: DW/LP 3108 Recording First Published: 1971 Format: LP Sound: Mono Side 1 Fruity Flute (Reg Wale) (Flowing melody in 6/8) 02:24 (Farmhouse Kitchen TV series theme tune) Raspberries & Cream (Reg Wale) (Saxophone novelty) 02:56 Open Road (Reg Wale) (Medium quick jazz [...]

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 Posted by on July 13, 2011