Esquire

Esquire

Profile:
British jazz label, founded in 1947 by Carlo Krahmer and Peter Newbrook. The first to record modern jazz in England.
Leased the rights to the Charlie Parker Dial recordings and most of the Prestige catalogue in the UK.
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
76 Bedford Court Mansions,
Bedford Avenue,
London W.C 1
Tel: MUSeum 1810

(address defunct)
[l56611]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
303 Ronnie Scott Great Scott! Ronnie Scott Studio Recordings Volume 1(LP) Esquire 303 UK 1977 Sell This Version
310 Humphrey Lyttelton Delving Back With Humph(LP) Esquire 310 UK 1985 Sell This Version
2200 Frank Sinatra The Lost London Concert(CD, Album) Esquire 2200 Unknown Sell This Version
5-008 Ken Griffin (2) Under A Red Umbrella / Jumping Beans(Shellac, 10") Esquire 5-008 UK Unknown Sell This Version
5-035 Orquesta Tropical Tito's Mambo / Baile Simon(Shellac, 10") Esquire 5-035 UK Unknown Sell This Version
5-045 Oscar Calle And His Cuban Boys Noche De Ronda / Luna Lunera(Shellac, 10") Esquire 5-045 UK Unknown Sell This Version
5-046 Leal Prescador And His Orchestre Typique Toreros Y Toros / Sierra Granada(Shellac, 10") Esquire 5-046 UK Unknown Sell This Version
5-055 Orquesta Tropical San Juan / Mayaguez(Shellac, 10") Esquire 5-055 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-018 Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band* Weary Blues / Savoy Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-018 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-019 Dexter Gordon & Wardell Gray Dexter Gordon & Wardell Gray - The Chase(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-019 UK 1947 Sell This Version
10-026 Erroll Garner Play Piano Play / Frankie And Johnny (Single) 10-026 UK 1947 Sell This Version
10-027 Charlie Parker Septet* / Miles Davis All Stars Charlie Parker Septet* / Miles Davis All Stars - Ornithology / A Night In Tunisia(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-027 UK 1946 Sell This Version
10-036 Ronnie Scott Boptet* Wee Dot / Coquette(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-036 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-058 Sidney Bechet Bechet's Creol Blues(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire 10-058 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-063 Illinois Jacquet And His Orchestra Blow Illinois Blow/ Illinois Blows The Blues(10") Esquire 10-063 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-101 The Original Zenith Brass Band Salutation March / If I Ever Cease To Love(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-101 UK 1946 Sell This Version
10-102 The Original Zenith Brass Band Bugle Boy March / 'Taint Nobody's Biz-ness If I Do(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-102 UK 1946 Sell This Version
10-111 Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band Gettysburg March / Lowdown Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-111 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-112 Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band Panama / High Society(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-112 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-154 The Ronnie Scott Boptet El Sino / Crazy Rhythm(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-154 UK 1951 Sell This Version
10-171 Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band Clarinet Marmalade / Milenberg Joys(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-171 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-181 Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band Get It Right / Weary Blues(Shellac, 10", Single) Esquire 10-181 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10 - 192 The Spike Robinson Quartet* Blue Bird(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10 - 192 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-204 Norman Burns Quintet Nearing Shearing / Stars Fell On Alabama(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-204 UK 1952 Sell This Version
10-219 Norman Burns Quintet Knock Yourself Out / Lily Of Laguna(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-219 UK 1952 Sell This Version
10-229 Norman Burns Quintet I May Be Wrong / Star Eyes(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-229 UK 1952 Sell This Version
10-239 Norman Burns Quintet 1066 / Dance Little Lady(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-239 UK 1952 Sell This Version
10-259 Norman Burns Quintet Brahms Lullaby / Bye Bye Blackbird(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-259 UK 1952 Sell This Version
10-283 The Melody Maker All Stars Ballot Box / Coronation Jump(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-283 UK 1953 Sell This Version
10-341 Gerry Mulligan New Sounds Mullenium / Fun House(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-341 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-418 Merseysippi Jazz Band* Big Bear Stomp / Daddy Do(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire, Esquire 10-418 UK 1954 Sell This Version
10-428 Merseysippi Jazz Band* Jersey Lightning / Aunt Hagar's Blues(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire, Esquire 10-428 UK 1954 Sell This Version
10-438 Merseysippi Jazz Band* Whitewash Man / Swipesey Cake Walk(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire, Esquire 10-438 UK 1955 Sell This Version
10-448 Merseysippi Jazz Band* Creole Love Song / Hiawatha(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire, Esquire 10-448 UK 1955 Sell This Version
10-492 The Merseysippi Jazz Band Tres Moutard / Weather Bird Rag(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire 10-492 UK 1956 Sell This Version
20-007 Stan Getz Stan Getz Plays(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20-007 UK 1951 Sell This Version
20-013 Sonny Stitt-Bud Powell Quartet Sonny Stitt-Bud Powell Quartet(10") Esquire 20-013 UK Unknown Sell This Version
20-014 Bengt Hallberg, Arne Domnerus* Bengt Hallberg, Arne Domnerus* - New Sounds From Sweden Volume 1(10") Esquire 20-014 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-019 Lars Gullin Gullin Originals Played By Lars Gullin Band(10") Esquire 20-019 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-020 Billy Taylor Trio Taylor Made By The Billy Taylor Trio(10") Esquire 20-020 UK Unknown Sell This Version
20-028 Tommy Whittle With The Tony Kinsey Trio Tommy Whittle With The Tony Kinsey Trio - Waxing With Whittle(10", Album) Esquire 20-028 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-034 Teddy Charles Quartet With Teddy Charles, Jolly Roger*, Curtis Counce, Shelly Manne Teddy Charles Quartet With Teddy Charles, Jolly Roger*, Curtis Counce, Shelly Manne - New Directions(10") Esquire 20-034 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-038 Modern Jazz Quartet* Modern Jazz Quartet(10") Esquire 20-038 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-039 Thelonious Monk Quintet* Thelonious Monk Quintet(10") Esquire 20-039 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-041 Miles Davis Quintet* Miles Davis Blows(10") Esquire, Esquire 20-041 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-042 Milt Jackson Quintet Milt Jackson Quintet(10") Esquire 20-042 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-044 Tadd Dameron & His Band* Study In Dameronia(10", Album) Esquire 20-044 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-045 J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding - Jay & Kai (Album) 20-045 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-053 Billy Taylor Trio In Concert At Town Hall, New York(10") Esquire 20-053 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-055 Phil Woods New Jazz Quintet Featuring Jon Eardley Phil Woods New Jazz Quintet Featuring Jon Eardley - Phil Woods New Jazz Quintet(10", Album) Esquire 20-055 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-056 Miles Davis All Stars Miles Davis Blows (A Second Hi-Fi Modern Jazz Jam Session)(10") Esquire 20-056 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-057 Art Farmer Quintet Art Farmer Quintet(10") Esquire 20-057 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-059 Jimmy Deuchar Quartet Dig Deuchar, Don't Dance(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20-059 UK 1956 Sell This Version
20-060 Geoff Taylor All Stars Sweet Suite(10", Mono) Esquire 20-060 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-062 The Miles Davis Sextet Blue 'N Boogie / Walkin'(10") Esquire 20-062 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-063 The Merseysippi Jazz Band West Coast Shout(10", Album) Esquire 20-063 UK 1956 Sell This Version
20-067 George Lewis (2) George Lewis New Orleans Ragtime Band Volume One(10") Esquire 20-067 UK Unknown Sell This Version
20-068 Tommy Whittle Quintet Lullaby And Rhythm(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20-068 UK 1956 Sell This Version
20-069 The Modern Jazz Quartet Concorde(10") Esquire 20-069 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-072 The Miles Davis Quintet Solar(10") Esquire 20-072 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-073 George Lewis (2) New Orleans Ragtime Band Volume Two(10") Esquire 20-073 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-075 Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk Plays(10") Esquire 20-075 UK 1956 Sell This Version
20-077 James Moody & His Band* J. Moody's Moods(10") Esquire 20-077 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-079 Hampton Hawes Quartet Hampton Hawes Quartet(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20-079 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-080 Sonny Rollins Quintet Sonny Rollins Quintet(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20-080 UK 1954 Sell This Version
20-081 The Happy Wanderers* Jazz On The Streets Of London(LP) Esquire 20-081 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20-082 Benny Green Sextet* Benny Green Blows His Horn(10") Esquire 20-082 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-083 The Merseysippi Jazz Band ... All The Girls(10", Album) Esquire 20-083 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20 - 083 The Merseysippi Jazz Band ... All The Girls(10", Album, Mono) Esquire 20 - 083 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20-085 George Lewis (2) New Orleans Ragtime Band Volume Three(10") Esquire 20-085 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-086 George Lewis (2) New Orleans Ragtime Band Volume Four(10") Esquire 20-086 UK 1953 Sell This Version
20-088 The Merseysippi Jazz Band Mersey Tunnel Jazz(10", Album) Esquire 20-088 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20-089 The 2.19 Skiffle Group, Station Skiffle Group, The Delta Skiffle Group The 2.19 Skiffle Group, Station Skiffle Group, The Delta Skiffle Group - The First National Skiffle Contest(10", Mono) Esquire 20-089 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20-090 The Modern Jazz Quartet MJQ(10", RE) Esquire 20-090 UK 1955 Sell This Version
20-091 Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Fats Navarro, Kenny Dorham Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Fats Navarro, Kenny Dorham - The First Moderns(10", Comp) Esquire 20-091 UK Unknown Sell This Version
20-092 The Modern Jazz Quartet Play The Music Of John Lewis(10", Comp) Esquire 20-092 UK 1957 Sell This Version
20-093 The Merseysippi Jazz Band Any Old Rags(10", Album) Esquire 20-093 UK 1958 Sell This Version
20 - 097 Babs Gonzales Voila The Preacher(10", Album) Esquire 20 - 097 UK 1958 Sell This Version
32-007 Humphrey Lyttelton & His Band* Delving Back With Humph(LP, Comp) Esquire 32-007 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-008 Cy Laurie Jazz Club(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-008 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-009 Milt Jackson Milt Jackson Quartet(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-009 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-011 Stan Getz Stan Getz Collates(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-011 US 1955 Sell This Version
32-012 Miles Davis Quartet* The Musings Of Miles(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-012 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-013 Donald Byrd Byrds Eye View(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-013 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-016 Wardell Gray Memorial Volume One(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-016 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-017 Sam Gary Sam Gary Sings(LP) Esquire 32-017 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-019 Donald Byrd Byrd Jazz: The Motor City Scenes...(LP, Album) Esquire 32-019 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-020 Phil Woods Quartet* Woodlore(LP, Album) Esquire 32-020 UK 1955 Sell This Version
32-021 The New Miles Davis Quintet* Miles(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-021 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-023 Wardell Gray Memorial Volume 2(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-023 UK Unknown Sell This Version
32-024 The Modern Jazz Quartet MJQ In Hi-Fi(LP) Esquire 32-024 UK Unknown Sell This Version
32-025 Sonny Rollins Plus 4(LP) Esquire 32-025 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-028 Miles Davis And Milt Jackson Miles Davis And Milt Jackson - Quintet / Sextet(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-028 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-033 Frank Foster, Elmo Hope Frank Foster, Elmo Hope - Wail frank Wail(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-033 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-034 Tadd Dameron Fontainebleau(LP, Album) Esquire 32-034 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-036 J.J. Johnson / Kai Winding / Benny Green* J.J. Johnson / Kai Winding / Benny Green* - Trombone By Three(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-036 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-037 Art Farmer Quintet Music For That Wild Party(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-037 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-038 Sonny Rollins Quartet Worktime(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-038 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-039 Elmo Hope Sextet Informal Jazz(LP, Album, Mono) Esquire 32-039 UK 1956 Sell This Version
32-040 Jon Eardley / Zoot Sims / Phil Woods Jon Eardley / Zoot Sims / Phil Woods - Down East(LP, Album) Esquire 32-040 UK 1957 Sell This Version