The Roost label was founded in 1949.
From 1950 until 1958 Roost label was run by Jack Hooke and Teddy Reig.
Teddy Reig produced jazz legend’s records such as Bud Powell, Johnny Smith and Stan Getz.
Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami is a huge Stan Getz fan.
Haruki Murakami said:”The [Jazz] for me, it was Stan Getz.”
Hear is Johnny Smith Quintet – Moonlight in Vermont (1952)
Stan Getz (ts), Johnny Smith (g), Sanford Gold (p), Eddie Safranski (b), Don Lamond (ds)
Here is Bud Powell Trio – I Should Care (1947)
Bud Powell (piano), Curly Russell (bass), Max Roach (drums)