78 RPM -- Jack Celestain Caribbean Stompers-4 mx tests, Columbia 3268/9, E+ Jazz
September 05, 2017
September 12, 2017
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ARTIST: Jack Celestain and His Caribbean Stompers
LABEL: Columbia 3268 -X and 3269-X
TITLES: 3268-X W-96742-2 Barbados Blues W-96753-3 Nancy (instrumental) 3269-X W-96743-4 Lita W-96754-2 I Am Done With That (instrumental)
CONDITION: E+ DESCRIPTION: Four one-sided polystyrene master tests comprising the complete Jack Celestain and His Caribbean Stompers output for Columbia recorded at two sessions in September 1928. Celestain on piano with Gerald Clark, guitar, Cyril Monrose, violin, plus reeds. Strong, crisp sound with quiet surfaces all sides. Tight ensemble playing with all members showing their solo chops at various points. Sam Manning vocals on two of the sides. Originals are very scarce. Short list this week - these items will ship the week of 9/11/17. WAIT FOR SECOND INVOICE - THE ONE NOT AUTOMATICALLY GENERATED BY EBAY IMMEDIATELY AFTER CLOSE OF AUCTION.
ANNOUNCEMENT: If you have any higher end pre-war blues,country or jazz you might like to consign, please get in touch and I will let you know the affordable service I can provide.
PAYMENT BY PAYPAL ONLY In addition to postage costs, an addition charge for the cost of packing materials (box, corrugated squares, packing peanuts) of $3.50 will be added to each parcel.
I HAVE BEEN SELLING 78S FOR OVER 30 YEARS, MOST RECENTLY ON EBAY AS PART OF CLOUD 9 RECORDS. THE SAME HIGH GRADING STANDARDS WILL BE USED WITH THE HIGHEST GRADE BEING E+. RECORDS WILL BE SHIPPED IN NEW BOXES AND PACKED WELL BETWEEN CARDBOARD SQUARES. IF YOU ARE NOT SATISFIED, RECORDS CAN BE RETURNED FOR A REFUND.
ADD BOMBASTIUM TO YOUR SAVED EBAY SEARCHES AS I WILL BE DOING REGULAR LISTINGS THRU THIS ACCOUNT FOR MANY MONTHS TO COME.