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Available now! Creed Taylor hand picks four classic albums

TK distill a particular set of qualities that exemplify CTI as a whole.

Four releases hand-picked by Creed Taylor that manage to distill a particular set of qualities that exemplify CTI as a whole. 180 gram audiophile vinyl, direct from analog two-track masters. Stunning sound, naturally.

Sugar is Stanley’s first album for CTI, following his long association with Blue Note. Seldom does a group of musicians click on all levels and rise into the stratosphere, but this is one such record.”

Creed Taylor

I always enjoyed working with Joe. His playing was always top notch and this record is no exception. The groove Jim Madison brings is something and some things.”

Creed Taylor

Choosing favorites is all but impossible. But Jim managed to distill a particular set of qualities that exemplify CTI as a whole. And I think this record has held-up remarkably well over the years.”

Creed Taylor

Choosing favorites is all but impossible. But these four records manage to distill a particular set of qualities that exemplify CTI as a whole. And I think they’ve held-up remarkably well over the years.”

Creed Taylor