|Country of origin||U.S.|
|Location||Nyack, New York|
India Navigation was an American record company and independent record label that specialized in avant-garde jazz in the 1970s and 1980s. It was founded by Bob Cummins, a corporate lawyer who helped jazz musicians with legal matters.Its catalogue included Arthur Blythe, Hamiet Bluiett, Chico Freeman, Cecil McBee, and the Revolutionary Ensemble. In addition to this, some recordings of minimal music, such as Arnold Dreyblatt, Phill Niblock and Joseph Celli, or Tom Johnson, also appeared.
|1023||Revolutionary Ensemble||Manhattan Cycles||1972|
|1024||Alan Braufman||Valley of Search||1975|
|1025||Hamiet Bluiett||Endangered Species||1976|
|1026||David Murray||Flowers for Albert||1976|
|1028||Leroy Jenkins||Solo Concert||1977|
|1029||Arthur Blythe||The Grip||1977|
|1030||Hamiet Bluiett||Birthright: A Solo Blues Concert||1977|
|1032||David Murray||Live at the Lower Manhattan Ocean Club Vol. 1||1977|
|1033||Joseph Jarman & Don Moye||Egwu-Anwu||1978|
|1034||Tisziji Muñoz||Rendezvous with Now||1978|
|1035||Chico Freeman||Kings of Mali||1977|
|1036||Anthony Davis||Song for the Old World||1978|
|1037||James Newton||Paseo del Mar||1978|
|1039||Hamiet Bluiett||S.O.S. – We Have Come to Save You from Yourselves||1977|
|1040||Jay Hoggard||A Solo Vibes Concert||1978|
|1041||Anthony Davis/James Newton Quartet||Hidden Voices||1979|
|1042||Chico Freeman||The Outside Within||1978|
|1043||Cecil McBee||Alternate Spaces||1979|
|1044||David Murray||Live at the Lower Manhattan Ocean Club Vol. 2||1977|
|1045||Chico Freeman||Spirit Sensitive||1979|
|1046||James Newton||The Mystery School||1979|
|1047||Anthony Davis||Lady of the Mirrors||1980|
|1048||Amiri Baraka||New Music – New Poetry||1980|
|1049||Jay Hoggard||Mystic Winds, Tropic Breezes||1980|
|1050||Bob Neloms||Pretty Music||1981|
|1052||Chet Baker & Lee Konitz||In Concert||1974|
|1053||Cecil McBee||Flying Out||1982|
|1054||Ted Curson||Ted Curson & Co.||1976|
|1055||Dennis Moorman||Circle of Destiny|
|1056||Anthony Davis||Variations in Dream-Time||1982|
|1058||Muhal Richard Abrams||Afrisong||1975|
|1059||Chico Freeman||The Search||1982|
|1060||Craig Harris||Aboriginal Affairs||1983|
|1061||Big Nick Nicholas||Big and Warm||1983|
|1062||Clarinet Summit||In Concert at the Public Theater||1981|
|1063||Chico Freeman||Morning Prayer||1976|
|1065||Alvin Batiste||Musique d'Afrique Nouvelle Orléans||1985|
|1066||Big Nick Nicholas||Big Nick||1985|
|1067||Clarinet Summit||In Concert at the Public Theater Vol. 2||1981|
|1068||Jay Hoggard||Riverside Dance||1985|
|1069||Alvin Batiste||Bayou Magic||1988|
|1070||Chico Freeman and Von Freeman||Freeman and Freeman||1981|
|1071||Chico Freeman||Still Sensitive|
|1072||Hamiet Bluiett||Im/possible to Keep||1977|
|3023||Tom Johnson||Nine Bells||1982|
|3024||Arnold Dreyblatt||Nodal Excitation||1982|
|3025||Yoshi Wada||Lament for the Rise and Fall of the Elephantine Crocodile||1981|
|3026||Phill Niblock||Nothin' to Look at Just a Record|
|3027||Phill Niblock & Joseph Celli||Niblock for Celli: Celli Plays Niblock||1984|
Incus Records is a British record company and label founded by Derek Bailey, Tony Oxley, Evan Parker and Michael Walters that specializes in free jazz and improvised music.
Avant-garde jazz is a style of music and improvisation that combines avant-garde art music and composition with jazz. It originated in the 1950s and developed through the 1960s. Originally synonymous with free jazz, much avant-garde jazz was distinct from that style.
Diva Records was an American record label from 1925 to 1932 that sold records through W. T. Grant retail stores. It was a division of Columbia Records.
Argo Records was a record label in Chicago that was established in 1955 as a division of Chess Records.
Prestige Records is a jazz record company and label founded in 1949 by Bob Weinstock in New York City. The company recorded hundreds of albums by many of the leading jazz musicians of the day, sometimes issuing them under subsidiaries. In 1971, the company was sold to Fantasy, which was later absorbed by Concord.
Gramavision Records is an American record label founded in 1979. Since 1994 it has been a subsidiary of Rykodisc.
Milton Gabler was an American record producer, responsible for many innovations in the recording industry of the 20th century.
The Knitting Factory is a nightclub that was opened in New York City and that featured eclectic music and entertainment. After opening in 1987, various other locations were opened in the United States.
Mainstream Records was an American record company and independent record label founded by music producer Bob Shad in 1964.
Matthew Justin Garrison is an American jazz bassist.
Arbors Records is a record company and independent record label in Clearwater, Florida. It was founded by Mat and Rachel Domber in 1989 and was initially devoted to the recordings of their friend, Rick Fay.
Cadence Jazz is an American record company and label specializing in noncommercial modern jazz. It is associated with Cadence Magazine.
HighNote Records is a jazz record company and label founded by Joe Fields with his son, Barney Fields, in 1997.
Richard MacQueen Wellstood was an American jazz pianist.
Cobblestone Records was an American jazz record label founded by Joe Fields in New York City in 1972.
Norgran Records was an American jazz record label in Los Angeles founded by Norman Granz in 1953. It became part of Verve Records, which Granz created in 1956. It is the first letters of Granz's full name.
Red Baron Records was a jazz record company and label founded by Bob Thiele around 1991.
Artists House was a jazz and blues record company and label established in 1977 by John Snyder.
Arkadia Jazz is a record label founded by Bob Karcy to accompany his V.I.E.W. Video company, which sells DVDs of jazz concerts and performances. The label's roster includes Benny Golson, Dave Liebman, Billy Taylor, and Joanne Brackeen.
Nocturne Records was an American jazz record company and label founded in 1954 by Roy Harte, a drummer, and Harry Babasin, a bassist. Based in Hollywood, California, Nocturne concentrated on West Coast jazz.