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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 04, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

Title: Roland Kovac & the ORF Big Band - King Size

This is the original first pressing from 1974 on the German SELECTEDSOUNDS library label.ORF is the abreviation for “Austrian Radio”,this bigband also played on the legendary Johannes Fehring & the Chicks recording or on Marianne Mendt’s”Wie A Glock’n”.Tight drumming by Erich Bachtraegl,Harry Pepl plays some awesome Wah-Wah- and fuzz-guitars(“Kingsize”&”Operation Rose”),Fritz Pauer is heard on piano,rhodes(“Good Old Sherlock”) & organ(“Jimmy The Cat”),there’s a great unknown vibra- and marimbaphone-player,trumpet solos(on “Smart” muted!) are by Art Farmer... Contains some of the funkiest Kovac-tracks ever!

Condition: the A-side has a few tiny papersleevelines,only to be seen under a real strong light,non-feelable and non-sounding,the B-side looks mint-.Both sides play in mint- all of the time.The cover shows just a hint of slightest shelfwear,mint-/ex+++.

Grading: this used record has been cleaned on a prof. cleaning machine.After that I playgraded it on a Rega Planar 9 with a Rega Super Elys moving magnet system and I also visually graded the record under a strong light.I give you a detailed description of both gradings. Only an unplayed record is mint,the highest grading for a used record is mint-! My basic gradings are: mint-ex-vg .As a free service ,cleaned records are stored in a brandnew deluxe innersleeve and the cover will be placed in a brandnew PVC protection-sleeve!

IMPORTANT: US-Ebay makes it impossible for German sellers to fill in the correct shipping costs,I have to fill in 4.00 US $.Of course,this is not the actual price I have to pay for shipping from Germany to any location.Up to 2000 gram,the German post has only 2 destination price-groups:1.Germany and 2.International ( = Europe,USA,Asia etc.).International shipping is via airmail.There is no tracking number,insurance etc.If you want extra-service,please mail me.Here are the correct prices for Germany and all other destinations(Europe,USA,Asia etc.):

postage: this record is weight/shipping-category B (500 gram – 1000 gram):

Germany: 6.00 US $ / 4.40 €

Other countries( airmail) : 10.20 US $ / 7.50 €

payment :paypal is accepted from everywhere,

eurobanktransfer is prefered from european euro-countries,

banküberweisung aus deutschland bevorzugt.

Please watch my other items! I have placed ca. 60 records on Ebay USA & Germany-you might have to sign in on both sites to watch all items! Scarce Eurojazz from original 50ies- to rare late 80ies-pressings –– Eurofunk/soul/disco –– Breaks & Beats –– Private Pressings... etc. Original copies of: Catch Up II on CALIG – A.Zoller 1962 Soundtrack EP “ Das Brot…” – S.Gainsbourg / Melody Nelson - Dieter Reith / Open Drive – Fredy Brock / International 1972 – Berlin Calling 1959 Bertelsmann – Norbert Gottschalk / Light Weight Sight - 50ies BRUNSWICK EPs ft. J.Freund,Mangelsdorff ,Gojkovic – Peter Trunk / Sincerely P.T. 1973 on SPIEGELEI – Paul Jackson / Black Octopus ... plus: M.Zetterlund/Waltz For Debby & Hej,man! – FROM/ 0611 Cat Quarter - Ray Brown/Summerwind – Silvia Droste/Voicings - Enrico Pieranunzi 1975 on HORO – R.Kovac/King Size - Quartetto Jazz Barigozzi 1971 on DIRE – P.Thomas/ORION Space Patrol – Hans Koller - H.Geller/ 2 LPs on NOVA – autographed Chet Baker LP – Benny Bailey - unplayed & mint audiophile JETON records ( Klaus Weiss ,Antolini ,Ray Brown & L.Almeida/Moonlight Serenade) – Brigitte Bader & J.Griffin – T.Hino/Hip Seagull - Patricia Beysens - Horst Jankowski / Verliebte Spielereien EP… etc.

Shipping: supersafe packing in professional record mailers plus extracardboard and/or bubblepaper & strengthened corners-speedy delivery-worldwide airmail shipping-combined shipping. I have sold more than 1000 records worldwide and I have received a 100 % positive feedback.You will have a pleasant,easy & friendly transaction-and now: good luck bidding!

Versand: sicher geschützt & gepolstert in neuen,stabilen & professionellen LP-Versandk...