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Prasant Radhakrishnan
Swara Sudha (2000)

Adam Rafferty Trio
Three Souls (2003)

Raga Nova
Raga Nova (2003)

Rajesh Mehta Collective 3
Window Shopping (1999)

Nelson Rangell
My American Songbook, Vol. 1 (2005)
Soul to Souls (2006)

Ian Rapien
Spectrums (2005)

Leon Redbone
Red to Blue (1987)
No Regrets (1988)
Whistling in the Wind (1994)
Christmas Island (2003)

Redmond, Langosch & Cooley
Compared to What (2013)

The Reese Project
Viewpoints, featuring the Susquehannah Ensemble (1997)
Blue Etude (2000)

Steve Reich
"Four Organs" & "Phase Patterns" (2003)

Magdalena Reising
Blue Cafe (2006)

The Remote Viewers
Low Shapes in Dark Heat (1998)
Obliques before Pale Skin (1999)
Stranded Depots (2001)

Althea Rene
Chocolate Rush (2002)

Resonance
Introductions (2013)

Reunion of Souls
Reunion of Souls (2001)

Troy Roberts
Nu-Jive (2011)

Ernesto Rodrigues, Jose Oliveira & Marco Franco
23 Exposures (2002)

Ernesto Rodrigues, Guilherme Rodrigues, Gabriel Paluk & Jose Oliveira
Ficta (2002)

Alfredo Rodriguez y Los Acereko
Cuban Jazz (2002)

Teri Roiger & John Menegon
Misterioso (1999)

Romane
Samois-Sur-Seine (1998)

Rosae
The Incredible Journey (2007)

Adrian Rose
Nothing But Pearls (2003)

Mark Rosen & Sweet Thunder Jazztet
Monsoon (2006)

Christine Rosholt
Detour Ahead (2006)

Clay Ross
The Random Puller (2005)

Don Ross
Robot Monster (2003)

Eric Roth
Secret Beach Solos (2004)

Run
Run (2003)

Brenda Russell
Between the Sun & the Moon (2004)


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S

Harvie S
Cocolamus Bridge (2010)

Michel Sajrawy
Yathrib (2006)

Sakesho
Sakesho (2002)
We Want You to Say (2005)

Felipe Salles
South American Suite (2007)

Mark Sallings & the Famous Unknowns
Talkin' to Myself (1997)

Lisa Sandell
Little Reason (2003)

JJ Sansaverino
Sunshine After Midnight (2005)

Victor Saumarez
Swing Strings (2006)

Peter Scherr
Son of August (2011)

Claudia Schmidt
New Whirled Order (2014)

Craig Schumacher
New Shoes (2005)

Stanley Schumacher & the Music Now Ensemble
Sound Textures (2006)

Marilyn Scott
Innocent of Nothing (2006)

Scottish Guitar Quartet
Landmarks (2005)

Gene Segal
Hypnotic (2009)

Karl Seglem
New North (2004)

Jim Self
My America (2002)

Vince Seneri
The Prince's Groove (2007)

The Seventh Triangle
TOWA (2003)

Archie Shepp & the Attica Blues Orchestra
I Hear the Sound (2013)

Ejigayehu "Gigi" Shibabaw, with Bill Laswell
Abyssinia Infinite: Zion Roots (2003)
Illuminated Audio (2003)

Shooglenifty
Venus in Tweeds (1994)
A Whisky Kiss (1996)
Solar Shears (2000)

Ben Sidran
Nick's Bump (2003)

Sarah Silverman
Sarah (2013)

Shane Simpson
More Electric (2002)

Gino Sitson
Song Zin': Vocadelic Tales (2002)

Cecilia Smith
Dark Triumph: The Life of Victoria Lancaster Smith (2006)

Greg Smith
Above the Clouds (2006)

Kathryn Smith
With Every Breath I Take (2010)

Melvin Smith
Portrait (2007)

Peter Smith Quartet
Caliente & Cool (1998)
Yule Like This (2000)
Blue & Green (2002)

Michael Smolens Sextet
VQS Live! (1994)

Jay Soto
Long Time Coming (2005)

Soul Providers
Smooth Urban Grooves (2006)

Luciana Souza
Brazilian Duos (2002)

Doris Spears
9 Fold Muse: Blues For Grown Folks (2002)

Victor Spiegel
Evocation (2002)

Spontaneous Music Ensemble
Mouthpiece (2000)

Spyro Gyra
Original Cinema (2003)
The Deep End (2004)
Wrapped in a Dream (2006)

Sylvain St-Amour
Cafe des Solitudes (2007)

Statements Quintet
The Cat's Pyjamas (1999)

Jennie Stearns
Mourning Dove Songs (2000)

John Stein
In Brazil: Concerto International de Jazz (2006)

Leni Stern
Finally the Rain Has Come (2002)

Suzi Stern
Romancing the Dark (2013)

Stevens, Siegel & Ferguson
Points of View (1997)
Triologue (2001)

Bob Stewart
Talk of the Town (2003)
Did I Remember (2007)

Stockcar Named Desire
Low to the Ground (2002)

Miriam Stockley
Second Nature (2003)

String Planet
self-titled (2004)

Subject to Change
Live at the Landon Gallery (1996)

Sultans of String
Yalla Yalla! (2009)

The Susquehanna Ensemble
Viewpoints, with the Reese Project (1997)
Conversations: Music by Thomas Reese (2001)

Swingadelic
Toussantville (2013)

SwingBridge
The Early Years (2006)

Swingin' Amiss
Speakeasy (2005)

Sandor Szabo & Kevin Kastning
Parallel Crossings (2008)

Tibor Szemo
The Other Shore (1999)
Snapshot from the Island (1999)
Invisible Story (2000)


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T

Talking Horns
Born to Be Horn (2008)

Tango Siempre
Tangled (2004)
Tango Siempre (2010)

Bill Tapia
Tropical Swing (2004)

Melvin Taylor
Beyond the Burning Guitar (2012)

Think of One
Trafico (2006)

Anjani Thomas
Anjani (2000)

Al Thompson Jr.
City Mainstream (2013)

Tin Roof Tango
self-titled (2000)

Tjant
Tjant (2003)

Dave Tofani
An American Garden (2001)

Michael Tomlinson
Trace the Sky (1998)

Tonic
Vintage Vocals (2004)

David Toop & Max Eastley
New & Rediscovered Musical Instruments (1997)

Townhall
The New Song (2003)

Trikus
New Mood Suite (2003)

Samson Trinh
Very Strange Night (2006)

Trio Bravo
Menschen am Sonntag (2003)

Tony Trischka Band
Bend (1999)
New Deal (2003)

Erik Truffaz
Mantis (2002)

Tuatara
The Loading Program (2003)

Two Guitars
Bending Time (2010)

Two Siberians
Out of Nowhere (2005)

The Two Sisters
Songs & Chansons (2013)

Karmyn Tyler
Karmyn Tyler (2004)

Paul Tynan
Radio Infrequency (2007)


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U

Jeremy Udden
Plainville (2009)

Belinda Underwood
Uncurling (2004)

Urban Celtic
self-titled (2001)

Urban Knights
The Chicago Project (2002)
V (2003)


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V

Saxman Greg Vail
The Gospel Truth ReVisited (2006)

various artists
Africa Straight Ahead (2004)
Black British Swing (2001)
Boston Underbelly (1998)
Classic Cool (2004)
The Complete Porgy & Bess
The Cooler soundtrack (2003)
Golden Years of Soviet New Jazz (2001)
Home for Christmas: Voices from the Heartland (2007)
Homeland: A Tribute to the Spirit of America (2002)
Hot Java Jazz (1997)
Jazz Around the World (2009)
Jazz Live from New York (2001)
Latin Jazz (2007)
The Love Project (2004)
The Merriest Christmas Album (2005)
A New Groove (2007)
New Orleans Brass (2007)
Philadelphia Chickens (2004)
A Portrait for Strings (2001)
The Talented Mr. Ripley soundtrack (1999)
That Old Black Magic (2003)
Smooth Africa II: Exploring the Soul (2003)

Gerald Veasley
Velvet (2003)

"King" Naat Veliov & the Original Kocani Orkestar
Gypsy Follies (2003)


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W

Hope Waits
Hope Waits (2007)

Greg Walker
Straight from the Source 1 (2004)
Straight from the Source 2 (2006)

John Wall
Fractuur (1998)

Shawn "Thunder" Wallace
And the Music Lives On (1995)

Tim Warfield
Jazzy Christmas (2013)

Barry Wedgle
In Your Dreams (2003)

Wensday
Torch Rock (2007)

Frank Wess
Magic 101 (2013)

Lee Westwood
To Sleep: Farewell Songs (2006)

Katharine Whalen
Dirty Little Secret (2006)

Charles Wharf & Simon H. Fell
Frankenstein (1998)

Josh White Jr.
Jazz, Ballads & Blues, with Robin Batteau (1986)
House of the Rising Son (1999)

Mark White
Tunch (1997)

Wild Flowers
Total Vocal (1994)

Claude "Fiddler" Williams
Swingin' the Blues (2000)

John Williams
Catch Me If You Can soundtrack (2002)

Gerald Wilson Orchestra
New York, New Sound (2003)

Jim Wilson
Cape of Good Hope (2001)

Nancy Wilson
R.S.V.P. (Rare Songs, Very Personal) (2004)

Nancy Wilson & Ramsey Lewis
Meant to Be (2002)
Simple Pleasures (2003)

Paul Winter
Canyon (1985)
Spanish Angel (1993)
Canyon Lullaby (1997)
Solstice Gems (2002)
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Paul Winter Sextet
Count Me In 1962-1963 (2012)

Bob Wolfman
Transition (2013)

Andrea Wood
Dhyana (2011)

William Woods
Cobalt Blue (2004)
Every Part of Me (2005)

W.O.O. Revelator
Taking the Long View (1999)

Kelly Wright
No Secret Anymore (2003)

Written Prisms
Ellipsis (2005)

Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings
In Concert (2002)

Wyndfall
Piper's Dream (2002)


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Y

Keith Yaun
• Quartet: Amen: Improvisations on Messiaen (1999)
• Quintet: Countersink (1997)

Yellowjackets
Time Squared (2003)
Peace Round: A Christmas Celebration (2004)
Altered State (2005)

Yggdrasil, with Kristian Blak
The Four Towers & Heygar og Dreygar (1983-85)
Broytingar (1988)
Yggdrasil (2002)
Askur (2007)

Pamela York
Lay Down This World (2012)

Yusa
self-titled (2002)


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Z

Bob Zander
Skyline to the Sea (2001)

Michelle Zangara
 Songs of Blue (2014)

Carlos Zingaro
Cage of Sand (2002)

Alexander Zonjic
Seldom Blues (2004)

Zyrah's Orange
Body (2000)

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