78rpm music on CD


A selection of recently issued CD's featuring original 78rpm recordings of British and American jazz/danceband/popular vocals of the 1900-1950 era

this page is derived from a page first published by John Wright, 24 Aug 1997
last update 11 June 2009 vintage@r2ok.co.uk

Below I have listed my favourite CD issuing companies and linked to my recommended CD's:


Label with growing reputation is Vocalion

Vocalion

re-issues of British Dance bands and other vintage popular music.
Check out my Vocalion recommendations
The current special feature label is Past Perfect

Past Perfect

re-issues of British Dance bands, Big Bands, Jazz and entertainers.
Check out my Past Perfect recommendations
research into local dance bands

The York Oral History Society

a fascinating book and CD produced by dedicated researchers. Please support The York Oral History Society
A new Australian label is Crystal Stream Audio

includes re-issues of British Dance bands and entertainers.
Check out my Crystal Stream recommendations
A much-respected small British label is Mellotone

Mellotone

specialises in particular British Dance bands.
Check out my Mellotone recommendations
Another well-established British label is This England

includes British Dance bands and entertainers.
Check out my This England recommendations
A well-established jazz label is Timeless

specialises in early jazz.
Check out my Timeless recommendations
Another well-established label is ASV and their Living Era series

includes British Dance bands, jazz and entertainers.
Check out my Living Era recommendations
A much-respected Canadian label is Jazz Oracle

specialises in early jazz.
Check out my Jazz Oracle recommendations
Another well-established label is Frog

important jazz re-issues
Check out my FROG recommendations
A long-established label is Empress

Empress

includes re-issues of British Dance bands and entertainers.
Check out my Empress recommendations
An established music hall CD label

re-issues of Britsh Music Hall recordings.
Check out Julian Myerscough's website musichallmasters

7 Alexandra Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1PH
Other companies issuing CD's of dance bands

Check out my other CD recommendations

Know any good CD companies to list here ?

Then please e-mail me.

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