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
320 Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, James Moody Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, James Moody - Tenor Contrasts Volume 2(LP, Album) Esquire 320 UK 1986 Sell This Version
326 Joe Harriott, Tony Kinsey Joe Harriott, Tony Kinsey - Jump For Me(LP) Esquire 326 UK 1987 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
5-091 Lord Beginner England Regains The Ashes / Nobody Wants To Grow Old(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire 5-091 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-001 Carlo Krahmer's Chicagoans Original Dixieland One-Step / Bluin' The Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-001 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-002 The Esquire Five* Boppin' At Esquire / Idabop(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-002 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-004 The Victor Feldman Quartet Mop Mop / Lady Bird(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-004 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-009 Jazz At The Town Hall Ensemble* Buzzy (Part 1) / Buzzy (Part 2)(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-009 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-010 The All Star Sextet First Gear / Confirmation(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-010 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-013 Howard McGhee's Be-Boppers* Denise / Punkins(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-013 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-015 Django Reinhardt And The Quintette Of The Hot Club Of France* Topsy / Blues Primitive(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-015 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-017 Charlie Parker Quartet* Bird's Nest / Cool Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-017 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
10-020 Howard McGhee's Be-Boppers* Nicole / Donna Lee(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-020 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-021 Vic Lewis And His Orchestra For You A Bone / Eindayz(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-021 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-022 Vic Lewis And His Jazzmen At The Jazz Band Ball / Pennies From Heaven(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-022 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-023 Claude Luter's Crescent City Jazz Band* Weary Way Blues / Panama(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-023 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-024 Claude Luter's Crescent City Jazz Band* Gate Mouth / Sweet Lovin' Man(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-024 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-026 Erroll Garner Play Piano Play / Frankie And Johnny 10-026 UK Unknown 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 Unknown Sell This Version
10-028 Dizzy Gillespie Sextet / Howard McGhee And His Rhythm Dizzy Gillespie Sextet / Howard McGhee And His Rhythm - 'Round About Midnight / Thermodynamics(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-028 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-029 Sonny Berman Big Eight*, Bill Harris Big Eight Sonny Berman Big Eight*, Bill Harris Big Eight - Nocturne / Woodchopper's Holiday(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-029 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-030 Wild Bill's Stompers Tishomingo Blues / Sensation(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-030 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-032 Jazz At The Town Hall Ensemble* You'se A Viper / That's My Desire(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-032 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-033 The All Star Sextet, Alan Dean (2) The All Star Sextet, Alan Dean (2) - My Baby Likes To Be-Bop / Disc Jockey Jump(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-033 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-035 Sidney Bechet And His Band* On The Sunny Side Of The Street / I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-035 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-036 Ronnie Scott Boptet* Wee Dot / Coquette(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-036 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-037 Johnnie Dankworth Quartet* Bremavin / Lover Man(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-037 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-038 Ronnie Scott Boptet* Scrapple From The Apple Part 1 / Scrapple From The Apple Part 2(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-038 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-039 Wild Bill's Stompers Big Butter and Egg Man / Hotter Than That(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-039 1947 Sell This Version
10-040 Dizzy Gillespie Sextet Confirmation / Diggin' For Diz(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-040 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-041 Ray Nance, The Ellingtonians Ray Nance, The Ellingtonians - I Can't Give You Anything But Love, Baby / Blues For Duke(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-041 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-042 Ray Nance, The Ellingtonians Ray Nance, The Ellingtonians - Moon Mist / Sometimes I'm Happy(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-042 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-043 Glenn Miller's Uptown Hall Gang How High The Moon / Stomping At The Savoy(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-043 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-044 Don Byas Swing Stars*, Don Byas Don Byas Swing Stars*, Don Byas - How High The Moon / Laura(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-044 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-045 Howard McGhee's Be-Boppers* How High The Moon Part 1 / How High The Moon Part 2(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-045 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-046 Keith Bird And The Esquire Six How High The Moon / Esquire Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-046 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-050 The All Star Sextet Fallonology / Jack Fiddles While Norman Burns(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-050 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-052 Max Roach Quintet, Max Roach Quartet Max Roach Quintet, Max Roach Quartet - Maximum / Ham And Haig(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-052 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-053 Glenn Miller's Uptown Hall Gang Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone / Someday Sweetheart(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-053 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-055 Earl Hines Quartet* Chicago / Tea For Two(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-055 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-056 Keith Bird And The Esquire Six Tom's Tea Party / Revol(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-056 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-058 Sidney Bechet Bechet's Creol Blues(Shellac, 10", Mono) Esquire 10-058 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-061 Erroll Garner and his Rhythm Turquoise / The Way You Look Tonight(10") Esquire 10-061 Unknown Sell This Version
10-062 Chubby Jackson And His Fifth Dimensional Jazz Group Crown Pilots / Begin The Beguine(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-062 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-063 Illinois Jacquet And His Orchestra Blow Illinois Blow / Illinois Blows The Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-063 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-065 The Victor Feldman Quartet Quaternity / Gone With The Wind(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-065 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-066 The Tony Short Trio* I Never Knew Just What A Gal Could Do / Apex Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-066 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-067 Lester Young And His Band D.B. Blues / Lester Blows Again(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-067 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-070 Ray McKinley Trio Sugar / After You've Gone(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-070 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-072 Earl Hines Trio*, Earl Hines Earl Hines Trio*, Earl Hines - Fine And Dandy / Boogie Woogie On The St. Louis Blues(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-072 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-073 Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen* The Most! / Chasin' The Bass(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-073 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-074 Serge Chaloff And The Herdsmen* Chickasaw / Bopscotch(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-074 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-076 Sidney Bechet's Circle Seven* September Song / Who(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-076 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-077 Sidney Bechet Quartet Out Of Nowhere / My Man(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-077 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-078 Charlie Parker Septet* Moose The Mooche / Yardbird Suite(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-078 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-079 Charlie Parker's New Stars, The Charlie Parker Sextet Charlie Parker's New Stars, The Charlie Parker Sextet - Relaxing At Camarillo / Crazeology (Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-079 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-082 Max Roach Quintet Prince Albert Part 1. / Prince Albert Part 2.(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-082 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-083 Max Roach Quintet Tomorrow Part 1. / Tomorrow Part 2.(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-083 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-084 Max Roach Quintet Baby Sis Part 1. / Baby Sis Part 2.(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-084 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-087 Glenn Miller's Uptown Hall Gang If Dreams Come True / Blue Skies(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-087 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-088 Lester Young And His Band Still Leaping / Here's Prez!(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-088 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-090 Earl Hines Quintet Night Life In Pompeii / Air France Stomp(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-090 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-091 Chubby Jackson And His Fifth Dimensional Jazz Group Boomsie / Dee Dee's Dance(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-091 UK 1948 Sell This Version
10-092 The Victor Feldman Quartet, Vic Lewis And His Orchestra The Victor Feldman Quartet, Vic Lewis And His Orchestra - Moonlight In Vermont / Summertime(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-092 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-098 Lester Young And His Band Lover Come Back To Me / It's Only A Paper Moon(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-098 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
10-103 The Johnny Dankworth Seven Perhaps / Get Happy(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-103 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-104 Erroll Garner Don't Worry About Me / Love For Sale(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-104 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-105 James Moody And His Cool Cats* Out Of Nowhere / These Foolish Things(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-105 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-107 Zoot Sims & His Five Brothers Yellow Duck / Boot It Zoot(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-107 UK 1950 Sell This Version
10-108 Charlie Parker Sextet*, Charlie Parker Quintet* Charlie Parker Sextet*, Charlie Parker Quintet* - Quasimodo / Dewey Square(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-108 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-109 The Charlie Parker Quintet Bird Of Paradise / Dexterity(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-109 UK Unknown 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
10-113 Stan Kenton's Poll Cats Turmoil / Jumpin' For Jane(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-113 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-114 Reinhold Svensson Quintet Dinah / Once In A While(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-114 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-115 The Melody Makers All Stars Brand's Essence / Marshall's Plan(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-115 UK 1951 Sell This Version
10-116 James Moody And His Cool Cats* I'm In The Mood For Bop / I'm In The Mood For Love(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-116 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-117 Arne Domnerus' Favourite Five* Night And Day / I Surrender Dear(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-117 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-118 The Swedish All Star Six* Sweet Sue / Exactly Like You(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-118 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-119 Gosta Torner And His Band* Jazz Me Blues / 12th Street Rag(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-119 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-120 Reinhold Svenson Trio* How Deep Is The Ocean / I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-120 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-122 Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Coleman Hawkins Septet Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Coleman Hawkins Septet - You Go To My Head / I Mean You(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-122 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-124 Vic Lewis And His Orchestra Solitaire / Lemon Drop(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-124 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-125 Ronnie Scott Quartet September Song / Flamingo(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-125 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-126 Tito Burns And His Sextet Johnny Come Lately / East Of Suez(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-126 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-127 Kenny Graham's Afro-Cubists Mango Walk / Pina Colada(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-127 UK 1951 Sell This Version
10-129 Arne Domnerus's Favourite Group* Deep Purple / Carrider(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-129 UK 1949 Sell This Version
10-131 Ronnie Scott Quartet Too Marvellous For Words / Have You Met Miss Jones(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-131 UK Unknown Sell This Version
10-132 Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Coleman Hawkins Octet Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Coleman Hawkins Octet - Cocktails For Two / Bean And The Boys(Shellac, 10") Esquire 10-132 UK Unknown Sell This Version