CTI Records


a comprehensive discography
presented by doug payne

 N E W S
OUT NOW: Masterworks Jazz continues the 40th Anniversary celebration of CTI Records with newly remastered editions of Freddie Hubbard's Straight Life, George Benson's Body Talk, Stanley Turrentine's Don't Mess With Mister T. and Hubert Laws' In The Beginning. Read more here.

PLUS: Penny Arcade, Upon This Rock and Canned Funk - three of Joe Farrell's lost CTI classics on CD for the very first time! Read more here.

 T H E    C T I    L E G A C Y
 CTI 1000 Series  Kudu 
 CTI 3000 Series  Salvation 
 CTI 5000 Series  Metronome
 CTI 6000 Series  Three Brothers
 CTI 7000 Series  Greenestreet
 CTI 8000 Series  PDCTI
 CTI 9000 Series  Compilations
 CTI 1989 - Now  Japan Series
 CTI on CD  Unauthorized
 Selected Notes  Singles (45s)
CTI Records

PRODUCER CREED TAYLOR revolutionized the respectability and popularity of jazz with his own CTI Records. 

In fact, some of the most significant jazz of the second half of the 20th century was fashioned under Taylor's guidance and supervision. 

This outline chronicles nearly four decades of CTI's majestic musical achievements. more...


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