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Re: [ARSCLIST] "As far as I know, it is the largest collection of jazz and popular standards albums in New York City."
I have known Will Friedwald since the mid-90s. I have seen his albums
and I don't feel that his claim is necessarily verifiable, but it would
also be hard to dis-prove. Unless you are in the NYC area, the size and
quality of your collection is not particularly relevant in this discussion.
That said, it is hard to take the NY1 piece too seriously when they
can't make the distinction between Verve and verb (though I guess Mel
did make himself eloquently known verbally, on or off the Verve label).
Roger Kulp wrote:
The Shorty Rogers Tarzan is among the mid priced pieces in a jazz collection I sold a few years back.One of the pricier pieces was a Ray Bryant on Signature.That went for over $500.00.
We all got better stuff than most of what I see here.I'm not impressed.My collection is at least twice this size.Half of them being 45s,so it takes up less room.