MPS Records

MPS Records

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German label with focus on jazz, founded in 1968 in Villingen, Germany, as a successor of SABA.
Label Code: LC 0979 / LC 00979
MPS stands for “Musik Produktion Schwarzwald” (Music Production Black Forest).

The releases were distributed from 1971 by BASF, and from 1976 by Metronome Records GmbH (1977 renamed in Metronome Musik GmbH.

In 1983, the rights were sold to Philips, which then transferred it to Polydor, whose sister company Motor Music has been re-releasing MPS recordings since 1993. In 1999, the MPS archives were handed over to Universal Jazz Germany in Hamburg.

Several vinyl reissues were also released by Speakers Corner Records. On January 7, 2014, Edel acquired MPS's back catalogue from Universal.

Studio: MPS-Studio, Villingen
Record Company: MPS Records GmbH
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Status Catalog Number  Image Artist Title (Format) Label Catalog Number  Country Year Actions
1A 258D-99444 The Singers Unlimited - Friends The Singers Unlimited Friends(Cass) MPS Records 1A 258D-99444 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 064-62613 Edgar Wilson - Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* - Goin' Straight Edgar Wilson - Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* Edgar Wilson - Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* - Goin' Straight(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 1A 064-62613 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
1A 064-62828 Jasper Van't Hof, George Gruntz - Fairytale Jasper Van't Hof, George Gruntz Jasper Van't Hof, George Gruntz - Fairytale(LP, Album) MPS Records 1A 064-62828 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 064-63157 Solal* - Konitz* - Scofield* - Ørsted-Pedersen* - Four Keys Solal* - Konitz* - Scofield* - Ørsted-Pedersen* Solal* - Konitz* - Scofield* - Ørsted-Pedersen* - Four Keys(LP, Album) MPS Records 1A 064-63157 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 064-63158 The Singers Unlimited With Rob McConnell And The Boss Brass* - The Singers Unlimited With Rob McConnell And The Boss Brass The Singers Unlimited With Rob McConnell And The Boss Brass* The Singers Unlimited With Rob McConnell And The Boss Brass* - The Singers Unlimited With Rob McConnell And The Boss Brass(LP, Album) MPS Records 1A 064-63158 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
1A 064-63160 Frederic Rabold Crew - Funky Tango Frederic Rabold Crew Funky Tango(LP, Album) MPS Records 1A 064-63160 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
2S 064 62081 Supersax - Dynamite !! Supersax Dynamite !!(LP) MPS Records, MPS Records 2S 064 62081 France 1979 Sell This Version
2S 068 63048 Didier Lockwood - New World Didier Lockwood New World(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 2S 068 63048 France 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99392 George Duke - Liberated Fantasies George Duke Liberated Fantasies (Album) 5C 064D-99392 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99403 Monty Alexander - Love And Sunshine Monty Alexander Love And Sunshine(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99403 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99418 George Shearing - The Way We Are George Shearing The Way We Are(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99418 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99420 The Singers Unlimited - A Special Blend The Singers Unlimited A Special Blend(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99420 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99434 Les Brown & His Band Of Renown* - Today Les Brown & His Band Of Renown* Today(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99434 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99438 Erroll Garner Featuring The Brass Bed - Up In Erroll's Room Erroll Garner Featuring The Brass Bed Erroll Garner Featuring The Brass Bed - Up In Erroll's Room(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99438 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99439 Erroll Garner - Feeling Is Believing Erroll Garner Feeling Is Believing(LP, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99439 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99440 Erroll Garner - Magician Erroll Garner Magician(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99440 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99441 Erroll Garner - Gemini Erroll Garner Gemini(LP, Album, RE, Gat) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99441 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99442 The Oscar Peterson Trio + The Singers Unlimited - In Tune The Oscar Peterson Trio + The Singers Unlimited The Oscar Peterson Trio + The Singers Unlimited - In Tune(LP, Album, RE, Gat) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99442 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D 99444 The Singers Unlimited - Friends The Singers Unlimited Friends(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D 99444 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99445 Art Van Damme & The Singers Unlimited - Invitation Art Van Damme & The Singers Unlimited Art Van Damme & The Singers Unlimited - Invitation(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99445 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99446 The Singers Unlimited / The Pat Williams Orchestra* - Feeling Free The Singers Unlimited / The Pat Williams Orchestra* The Singers Unlimited / The Pat Williams Orchestra* - Feeling Free(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99446 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99447 The Singers Unlimited - A Capella II The Singers Unlimited A Capella II (Album) 5C 064D-99447 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99450 Oscar Peterson - Tracks Oscar Peterson Tracks(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99450 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99451 Oscar Peterson - Motions & Emotions Oscar Peterson Motions & Emotions (Album) 5C 064D-99451 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99452 Oscar Peterson - Reunion Blues Oscar Peterson Reunion Blues(LP, Album, RE, Gat) MPS Records 5C 064D-99452 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99454 George Shearing - Light - Airy & Swinging George Shearing Light - Airy & Swinging(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 064D-99454 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99455 George Shearing - My Ship George Shearing My Ship(LP, Album, RP) MPS Records 5C 064D-99455 Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
5C 064D-99480 The Oscar Peterson Trio - Walking The Line The Oscar Peterson Trio Walking The Line(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064D-99480 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064D-99483 George Shearing - The Many Facets Of George Shearing George Shearing The Many Facets Of George Shearing(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064D-99483 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 154D-99435-36 Count Basie Orchestra - Basie's Timing Count Basie Orchestra Basie's Timing(2xLP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 154D-99435-36 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 154D 99948-49 Oscar Peterson - Piano Giant Oscar Peterson Piano Giant(2xLP, Comp, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5C 154D 99948-49 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064 60329 The Singers Unlimited - Just In Time The Singers Unlimited Just In Time(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064 60329 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064-60411 Dexter Gordon & Slide Hampton - Partners In Jazz Dexter Gordon & Slide Hampton Dexter Gordon & Slide Hampton - Partners In Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-60411 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064 - 60412 Ben Webster & Don Byas - Partners In Jazz Ben Webster & Don Byas Ben Webster & Don Byas - Partners In Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064 - 60412 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-60586 Zbigniew Seifert - Man Of The Light Zbigniew Seifert Man Of The Light(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-60586 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5C 064-60905 The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine - Remembrance The Elvin Jones Jazz Machine Remembrance(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-60905 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-60955 Monty Alexander - Cobilimbo Monty Alexander Cobilimbo(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-60955 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61157 Lionel Hampton With Milt Buckner - Alive & Jumping Lionel Hampton With Milt Buckner Lionel Hampton With Milt Buckner - Alive & Jumping(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61157 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61169 Hampton Hawes - The Dynamic Hampton Hawes Hampton Hawes The Dynamic Hampton Hawes(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61169 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61170 George Duke - The Primal George Duke George Duke The Primal George Duke (Album) 5C 064-61170 Germany 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61172 Earl Hines & Jaki Byard - Partners In Jazz Earl Hines & Jaki Byard Earl Hines & Jaki Byard - Partners In Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61172 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61173 Al Cohn & James Moody - Partners In Jazz Al Cohn & James Moody Al Cohn & James Moody - Partners In Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61173 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61174 Eddie Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Johnny Griffin Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis & Johnny Griffin - Partners In Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61174 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61175 Clark Terry - The Effervescent Clark Terry Clark Terry The Effervescent Clark Terry(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61175 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61176 Art Farmer - The Eloquent Art Farmer Art Farmer The Eloquent Art Farmer(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61176 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61177 Archie Shepp - The Indomitable Archie Shepp Archie Shepp The Indomitable Archie Shepp(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61177 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61178 Milt Buckner - The Unforgettable Milt Buckner Milt Buckner The Unforgettable Milt Buckner(LP, Comp) MPS Records 5C 064-61178 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61223 The Kenny Clarke - Francy Boland Big Band* - Sax No End The Kenny Clarke - Francy Boland Big Band* Sax No End(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61223 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5 C 064-61224 Freddie Hubbard - The Hub Of Hubbard Freddie Hubbard The Hub Of Hubbard(LP, Album) MPS Records 5 C 064-61224 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61225 The Monty Alexander Trio - We've Only Just Begun The Monty Alexander Trio We've Only Just Begun(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61225 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C064-61226 George Russell Sextet* Guest Artist - Don Cherry - At Beethoven Hall George Russell Sextet* Guest Artist - Don Cherry George Russell Sextet* Guest Artist - Don Cherry - At Beethoven Hall (Album) 5C064-61226 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61227 Stéphane Grappelli, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stuff Smith, Svend Asmussen - Violin Summit Stéphane Grappelli, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stuff Smith, Svend Asmussen Stéphane Grappelli, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stuff Smith, Svend Asmussen - Violin Summit(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-61227 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61282 The Singers Unlimited - A Capella The Singers Unlimited A Capella(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61282 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064-61331 Clark Terry - Clark After Dark, The Ballad Artistry Of Clark Terry Clark Terry Clark After Dark, The Ballad Artistry Of Clark Terry(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61331 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61333 Fatty George And His Chicago Jazz Band - Fatty '78 Fatty George And His Chicago Jazz Band Fatty '78(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61333 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61397 Martial Solal, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Daniel Humair - Suite For Trio Martial Solal, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Daniel Humair Martial Solal, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Daniel Humair - Suite For Trio(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61397 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61398 Patrick Williams - Come On And Shine Patrick Williams Come On And Shine(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61398 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61 399 Joanne Grauer Introducing  Lorraine Feather - Joanne Grauer Introducing Lorraine Feather Joanne Grauer Introducing Lorraine Feather Joanne Grauer Introducing Lorraine Feather - Joanne Grauer Introducing Lorraine Feather(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61 399 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61400 Stu Goldberg with Larry Coryell & L. Subramaniam - Solos-Duos-Trios Stu Goldberg with Larry Coryell & L. Subramaniam Stu Goldberg with Larry Coryell & L. Subramaniam - Solos-Duos-Trios(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-61400 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61401 The George Shearing Trio* - Windows The George Shearing Trio* Windows(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61401 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-61404 The George Shearing Trio* - 500 Miles High The George Shearing Trio* 500 Miles High(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-61404 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C064-62044 Jasper Van't Hof - Flowers Allover Jasper Van't Hof Flowers Allover(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C064-62044 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064 62081 Supersax - Dynamite !! Supersax Dynamite !!(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064 62081 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62083 Joanne Brackeen - Mythical Magic Joanne Brackeen Mythical Magic(LP) MPS Records 5C 064-62083 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62084 Vibes Summit - Vibes Summit Vibes Summit Vibes Summit(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62084 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62085 Martial Solal - The Solosolal Martial Solal The Solosolal(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62085 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62086 Clare Fischer - Salsa Picante Clare Fischer Salsa Picante(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62086 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C-064-62110 Volker Kriegel - House-Boat Volker Kriegel House-Boat(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C-064-62110 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-62302 The Hi-Lo's!* - Back Again The Hi-Lo's!* Back Again (Album) 5C 064-62302 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C-064-62303 Albert Mangelsdorff A Jazz Tune I Hope (Album) 5C-064-62303 Germany 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62305 The George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band - GG-CJB The George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band GG-CJB(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-62305 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62611 The Monty Alexander Trio - The Way It Is The Monty Alexander Trio The Way It Is(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62611 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62612 Cecil Taylor - Live In The Black Forest Cecil Taylor Live In The Black Forest(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62612 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62826 Stephane Grappelli* - Young Django Stephane Grappelli* Young Django (Album) 5C 064-62826 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62827 The Rolf Kühn Orchestra* - Symphonic Swampfire The Rolf Kühn Orchestra* Symphonic Swampfire(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-62827 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-62829 Hans Koller · The Big Band* - New York City Hans Koller · The Big Band* New York City(LP, Album) MPS Records 5C 064-62829 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-63048 Didier Lockwood - New World Didier Lockwood New World(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-63048 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version
5C 064-99400 Dizzy Gillespie - The Incredible Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie The Incredible Dizzy Gillespie(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-99400 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5C 064-99403 Monty Alexander - Love And Sunshine Monty Alexander Love And Sunshine(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-99403 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064-99437 Monty Alexander - Monty Strikes Again - Monty Alexander Live In Germany Monty Alexander Monty Strikes Again - Monty Alexander Live In Germany(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-99437 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064 - 99451 Oscar Peterson - Motions & Emotions Oscar Peterson Motions & Emotions(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064 - 99451 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064-99480 The Oscar Peterson Trio - Walking The Line The Oscar Peterson Trio Walking The Line(LP, Album) MPS Records, MPS Records, MPS Records 5C 064-99480 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 064-99482 The Monty Alexander Trio - Montreux Alexander - Live! At The Montreux Festival The Monty Alexander Trio Montreux Alexander - Live! At The Montreux Festival(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5C 064-99482 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5C 154-99948 Oscar Peterson - Piano Giant Oscar Peterson Piano Giant(2xLP, Comp, RE, S/Edition) MPS Records 5C 154-99948 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D 064D-60014 Willem Breuker Kollektief - The European Scene - Live At The Donaueschingen Music Festival Willem Breuker Kollektief The European Scene - Live At The Donaueschingen Music Festival(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2), MPS Records 5D 064D-60014 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D-064D-60179 Volker Kriegel - Spectrum Volker Kriegel Spectrum(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2), MPS Records 5D-064D-60179 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D-064D-60185 Eugen Cicero - Rokoko-Jazz Eugen Cicero Rokoko-Jazz(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5D-064D-60185 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
5D-064D-60187 Martial Solal - Nothing But Piano Martial Solal Nothing But Piano (Album) 5D-064D-60187 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D-064D-60188 Jasper Van't Hof - The Selfkicker Jasper Van't Hof The Selfkicker (Album) 5D-064D-60188 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D.064D.60203 Gene Bertoncini With Michael Moore (2) - Bridges Gene Bertoncini With Michael Moore (2) Gene Bertoncini With Michael Moore (2) - Bridges(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2), MPS Records 5D.064D.60203 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D.064D.60204 Don Sugarcane Harris* - Flashin' Time Don Sugarcane Harris* Flashin' Time(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5D.064D.60204 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5D.064D.60206 Trilogue - Albert Mangelsdorff - Alphonse Mouzon - Jaco Pastorius - Trilogue - Live At The Berlin Jazz Days Trilogue - Albert Mangelsdorff - Alphonse Mouzon - Jaco Pastorius Trilogue - Albert Mangelsdorff - Alphonse Mouzon - Jaco Pastorius - Trilogue - Live At The Berlin Jazz Days(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2), MPS Records, MPS Records 5D.064D.60206 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5D. 064D.60207 Martial Solal, Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* - Movability Martial Solal, Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* Martial Solal, Niels Henning Ørsted-Pedersen* - Movability(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records, Delta (2), MPS Records, Delta (2) 5D. 064D.60207 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D 064D 60327 George Duke - The Dream George Duke The Dream(LP, Album) MPS Records 5D 064D 60327 Netherlands 1978 Sell This Version
5D 064D-99394 George Duke - The Aura Will Prevail George Duke The Aura Will Prevail (Album) 5D 064D-99394 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5D-064D-99419 Joe Pass - Intercontinental Joe Pass Intercontinental(LP, Album, RE) MPS Records 5D-064D-99419 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
5D 064D-99429 Michal Urbaniak's Fusion - Smiles Ahead Michal Urbaniak's Fusion Smiles Ahead(LP, Album) MPS Records 5D 064D-99429 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5D 064D-99430 Supersax - Chasin' The Bird Supersax Chasin' The Bird(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5D 064D-99430 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version
5D 064D-99431 Clare Fischer - Clare Declares - Pipe Organ Clare Fischer Clare Declares - Pipe Organ (LP) MPS Records 5D 064D-99431 Germany 1977 Sell This Version
5D 064D-99457 George Shearing Trio And Stephane Grappelli* - The Reunion George Shearing Trio And Stephane Grappelli* George Shearing Trio And Stephane Grappelli* - The Reunion(LP, Album) MPS Records, Delta (2) 5D 064D-99457 Netherlands 1977 Sell This Version

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AmauryW

AmauryW

February 1, 2022
The Hip Walk from Nathan Davis needs a repress please!
kraken12

kraken12

January 16, 2022
What titles do you have on MPS and do have fusion stuff.
Colorvox

Colorvox

February 3, 2014
i've many mps cds aren't on this list :(
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