Where to Find Ran’s Other Albums
Other CDs of Ran’s are available from a variety of sources:
Short Life of Barbara Monk — We’re temporarily out of stock, but you can get it from Black Saint/Soul Note.
Masters of Different Worlds is available from Mapleshade.
Third Stream Recompositions, Wende and You Stepped Out of a Cloud are available from Universal France or Amazon.
Newest Sound Around is available from Amazon or Half.com.
A Memory of Vienna, Duo En Noir, That Certain Feeling, and Painted Rhythms, Vol. 2 are out of print and hard to find. Your best bet is to check eBay and used record/CD stores with large jazz collections.
A number of Ran’s albums are only available on vinyl: Rapport, Blue Potato, Film Noir, Crystal Trip, Open City, Portfolio of Doctor Mabuse, Ran Blake Plays Solo Piano, Realization of a Dream, Third Stream Today, Third Stream: 2nd Chapter, Take 1, Take 2 and Vertigo. Again, your best bet is eBay and used record stores.