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Friday, May 27, 2011

Sir Julian - A Knight At The Organ

The Breeze And I
A Knight At The Organ
Sir Julian (Julian Gould)
RCA Victor LPM-2591

Terrific cover art and good exotica/space age album!

From the back cover we learn that Julian played at the age of 15 (1935) with a group called The Swingsters which featured Frank Sinatra. He then worked the Orpheum (a movie house) in Los Angeles. He went on to study with Lausenberg and Wischner earning a Masters from U.C.L.A.

At the time this album was released (also from the back cover) he was in Miami doing a gig at The Playboy Club.


  1. FABULOUS STUFF! Sir Julian is the one that Craig gave me tat fab record of Organ in Orbit or something. So magical!

  2. Ah, yes! That is the other recommended Julian album to look for!

  3. I bought this album recently at a used book/record store here in Atlanta. Gould's work was oddly hypnotic, like that of Walter Wanderly, yet I can't take much of it at one time, similar to a rich cheese plate.


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