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Sackville Recordings was founded in 1968 with the express purpose of recording an all star band know as The Jazz Giants. This band was assembled for a two week job at Toronto’s Colonial Tavern. From the first set the music clicked and it was soon apparent that this was going to be something special.

The musicians were Wild Bill Davison (cornet), Herb Hall (clarinet), Benny Morton (trombone), Claude Hopkins (piano), Arvell Shaw (bass) and Buzzy Drootin (drums). Bill was the front man at the microphone and Claude Hopkins was the musical director.

Before the first week was out, a consortium of jazz fans had pooled their money for this initial recording. In those days $5000.00 was enough to get the project off the ground.

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  2. Trio and Duet Anthony Braxton
    Trio and Duet (July 21, 2015)
  3. Texas Tenor Buddy Tate
    Texas Tenor (March 03, 2015)
  4. Trio and Duet Anthony Braxton
    Trio and Duet (January 10, 2015)
  5. Richard's Tune Don Pullen
    Richard's Tune (January 05, 2015)
  6. Live At "A Space" 1975 Roscoe Mitchell Quartet
    Live At "A Space" 1975 (September 20, 2013)
  7. In Concert at the Old Mill Inn Dick Hyman
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  8. Groovin' with Junior Junior Mance
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  9. Cocktails For Two Harry Allen and Joe Temperley
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  10. No One But Kenny Kenny Davern
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  11. [no cover] Phil Nimmons
    Vintage Nimmons 'n Nine: CDB Air Checks 1959-64 (February 20, 2004)
  12. [no cover] The Dave McMurdo Jazz Orchestra
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  13. Trio and Duet Anthony Braxton
    Trio and Duet (February 03, 2003)
  14. [no cover] Reg Schwager & Don Thompson
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  15. [no cover] Keith Ingham Manhattan Swingtet
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  16. [no cover] Jim Galloway
    Music Is My Life Featuring Dick Wellstood, Jay McShann, Humphrey Lyttelton (February 01, 2001)

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