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The latest JW album reissues (not expanded releases)

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I thought that this would not be a bad idea to create a topic especially for reissues (not expanded releases).

I believe that the goal is not to try to catch them all, but perhaps to identify those that easilly allow to get your hands on older recordings.

Many reissues have occured (mainly for digital download) since 2014, here are a few:

1956
Calypso
Harry Belafonte
Piano: John T. Williams (uncredited); RCA VIctor; Reissued in 1992, RCA; Reissued in 2014 "Calypso/Belafonte Sings The Caribbean", Jackpot Records.

1957

World on a String

Bethlehem

Arranged by John Williams; Piano by John Williams; Reissued in the 2006 compilation "Jazz Beginnings", Fresh Sound Records; Reissued in 2015, Bethlehem Records.

1962
Wanderlust
Frankie Laine
Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Johnny Williams; Columbia; CBS; Reissued in 2015, Sony Mod.

1963

André Previn in Hollywood

André Previn

Piano: André Previn; Arrangements & Musical Direction by Johnny Williams; CBS; Reissued in 2014 "André Previn in Hollywood/Soft and Swinging", Vocalion.

1964
Sound Stage!
André Previn
Big Band under the direction of Johnny Williams; CBS; Reissued in 1976 under the name The Jazz Piano of André Previn, Embassy Records; Reissued in 2014, Vocalion.

1975

The Towering Inferno [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Warner Bros. Records

Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Rhino.

1975
Jaws [Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
MCA Records
Featuring concert arrangements based on the film's music; Composed, Conducted and Produced by John Williams; Reissued in 1980 & 1992; Reissued on vinyl and for digital download in 2015, Geffen.

1982
E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial [Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
MCA Records
Featuring concert arrangements based on the film's music; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 1986 & 1990, MCA Records; Reissued on vinyl and for digital download in 2015, Geffen.

1986

SpaceCamp [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

RCA Victor

Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 1992, SCC/BMG/RCA Album; Reissued in 2010 & 2014, Intrada Special Collection.

1994
The Cowboys [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Varèse Sarabande
Includes previously unreleased material; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Varèse Sarabande.

1997
The Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition: A New Hope [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
BMG Classics/RCA
Includes previously unreleased material; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 2004, Sony Classical; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Sony Classical.

1997
The Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition: Return of the Jedi [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
BMG Classics/RCA Victor
Includes previously unreleased material; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 2004, Sony Classical; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Sony Classical.

1997
The Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition: The Empire Strikes Back [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
BMG Classics/RCA Victor
Includes previously unreleased material; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 2004, Sony Classical; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Sony Classical.

2000

Heartbeeps [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Soundtrack Library

Previously unreleased score (1981); Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 2001, Varèse Sarabande CD Club; Reissued for digital download in 2014, Varèse Sarabande.

Works recorded by other artists:

1962 Checkmate: Shelly Manne & His Men Play the Music of Johnny Williams from the Tv Series (Reissued in 2002, Contemporary Records; Reissued in 2014 with Bonus Tracks, Jazz Musts).

1998 Midway, Rick Kentworth conducting the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (Reissued for digital download in 2014, Varèse Sarabande).

1998 Superman: The Movie, John Debney conducting the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (Reissued for digital download in 2014, Varèse Sarabande).

2000 Jaws, Joel McNeely conducting the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (Reissued for digital download in 2014, Varèse Sarabande).

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A fresh new one:

2012

The Long Goodbye [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Quartet Records

Includes previously unreleased material; Composed and Conducted by John Williams; Reissued in 2015, Quartet Records.

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A fresh new one:

2012

The Long Goodbye [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Quartet Records

Previously unreleased score (1973); Composed and directed by John Williams; Reissued in 2015, Quartet Records.

The first release was Varese in 2004.

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A fresh new one:

2012

The Long Goodbye [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Quartet Records

Previously unreleased score (1973); Composed and directed by John Williams; Reissued in 2015, Quartet Records.

The first release was Varese in 2004.

Yes I Know, but they issued what, seven tracks in this 2004 release? That's not the score.

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A fresh new one:

2012

The Long Goodbye [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Quartet Records

Previously unreleased score (1973); Composed and directed by John Williams; Reissued in 2015, Quartet Records.

The first release was Varese in 2004.

Yes I Know, but they issued what, seven tracks in this 2004 release? That's not the score.

:sarcasm:

Yes, that is the first soundtrack release of THE LONG GOODBYE, whichever way your bizarre mind wants to twist it. Geezes.

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Bizarre mind is perhaps a bit unfair, now that I think of it; it's the organization that is bizarre to me. Sorry about that.

Maybe it's the amount of work I did in so little time that's bizarre, anyway, thanks for helping.

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