Getting into Jazz can seem a bit overwhelming with a multitude of eras, styles and offshoots of both of those, but there are a number of good entry points that can help you get your feet wet as you wade into that massive ocean of music. Any of these albums can help you get acclimated and can help steer you to your preferred style. Honestly, these are all incredible albums and each are considered classics of the genre, so you really can’t go wrong with any of them.
Sometimes you hit the jackpot when you have a record store. Used albums come in all the time, but occasionally the motherlode walks in the door and that’s what happened recently. Along with a myriad of other titles, there are some all time classics setting on the shelves that really need a good home.