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  1. Newport Jazz Festival will mark 60th anniversary of Miles Davisa s debutRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. “Miles was the hit of the festival,” Wein said. “He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came ...

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  2. Newport Jazz Festival to mark Miles Davis' 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times Bulletin

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. "Miles was the hit of the festival," Wein said. "He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came through loud and ...

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  3. Jazz Festival marks Miles Davis' 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The China Post

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. "Miles was the hit of the festival," Wein said. "He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came through loud and ...

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  4. Newport to mark Miles Davis' 60th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. "Miles was the hit of the festival," Wein said. "He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came through loud and ...

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  5. Newport marks 60 years since Davis's debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle Herald

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. "Miles was the hit of the festival," Wein said. "He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came through loud and ...

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  6. Newport Jazz Festival to Mark Miles Davis' 60th...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Billboard

    ... to add him to an all-star jam session that also included pianist Thelonious Monk and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. "Miles was the hit of the festival," Wein said. "He put his trumpet right into the microphone and it came through loud and ...

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  7. Great box set collects Miles Davis shows from Newport festRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | New York Daily News

    ... Records 50 years ago. It features a band assembled exclusively for that event, which included Thelonius Monk, Gerry Mulligan and the rhythm section from the Modern Jazz Quartet. Together, they capture the exciting transition between cool jazz and ...

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  8. New albums: Miles Davis; Tom Russell; Vince StaplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Myrtle Beach Online

    This monster four-disc box set would be worth getting just for the first two tracks alone. We're in 1955 at the Newport Jazz Festival, and impresario Duke Ellington introduces the cosmic gang onstage, ready to jam on "Hackensack": Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, Zoot Sims, Connie Kay, composer Thelonious Monk, and Percy Heath.

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  9. Jack Jones to Return to the Suncoast Showroom, 8/22-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Grammy Award-winning jazz and pop singer Jack Jones will perform his timeless hits at the Suncoast Showroom on Aug. 22 and 23. Jones was born in Hollywood, California to esteemed singer/actor Allan Jones and actress Irene Hervey. During his teen years, Jones embraced his passion for music and was inspired by renowned jazz instrumentalists such as Gerry Mulligan, Clark Terry, Buddy Rich, Bob Brookmeyer, Dave Pell Octet, Marty Paiche Dectet, Shorty Rogers and the Giants and Count Basie.

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  10. Pianist Vlad West Releases 'Green Light'Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | PR Log

    ... Vlad West Vlad West, a noted jazz musician who has played with numerous luminaries including Duke Ellington,Gerry Mulligan, Thad Jones, Mel Lewis, Errol Werner, Tony Scott and Clark Terry, and is known in Europe as Vladimir Sermakashev, has released ...

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  11. Miles Davis At Newport: Chats with George Wein, David Benoit and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Switched

    ... on the festival. He wasn't even advertised, I had to put a band together. It was Thelonius Monk on piano, Gerry Mulligan on tenor saxophone--I think Zoot Sims was there, I'm not sure--and Connie Kay and Percy Heath on bass. They played a set and ...

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  12. Gerry Mulligan On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    Gerry Mulligan , best known as a baritone saxophonist, was pivotal in developing the West Coast jazz sound, and was featured in big bands for years. He also composed and performed symphonic music and played piano.

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  13. John Scofield Quartet Performs Tonight at Boulder TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by both rock and blues players. He attended Berklee College of Music in Boston. After a debut recording with Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker, Scofield was a member of the Billy Cobham-George Duke band for two years. In 1977 he recorded with Charles ...

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  14. Remembering Ornette Coleman: "A Visionary" Jazz LegendRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | Democracy Now

    ... the Hillcrest with Paul Bley, and Carla Bley was his wife. That's how I met Carla. And I went to the Hague. Gerry Mulligan was playing there with his band, and this guy comes up to the stage and asks to sit in. They tell him to come up, and he got ...

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  15. Swansea International Jazz Festival brings global stars and emerging musicians to the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | IcNetwork

    Located in Swansea's Maritime Quarter, there's such a buzz around the site with plenty of music to enjoy. From free musical workshops with some of the world's most acclaimed musicians - including Lee Gibson and The Capital City Jazz Orchestra, Robert Fowler's Gerry Mulligan Concert Big Band and The Busquitos - to witnessing the next generation of Welsh musicians at the Schools' Big Band event.

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  16. Jon Batiste: Staying HumanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... to think about the history of how the Birth of the Cool was the beginning of what developed into a career for Gerry Mulligan and John Lewis," says Batiste, pointing to Mulligan's work with his Concert Jazz Band and Lewis's musical directorship of ...

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  17. Richard E. ChamberlainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... touring with Louie Bellson, Engelbert, The Band of America, Bill Watrous, Chuck Mangione, Joni Mitchell and Gerry Mulligan. Rick recently retired as the principal trombonist of the New York City Ballet Orchestra. He also played with Phil Woods in ...

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  18. Coming Soon: Miles Davis Bootleg Series Vol. 4, At Newport: 1955-1975Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Kirkville

    ... From Miles' debut performance at NJF in 1955 (a hastily arranged jam session featuring Thelonious Monk and Gerry Mulligan, that immediately led to the trumpeter's Columbia signing), to his final public perform ance of the '70s in 1975 (at Lincoln ...

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  19. Live Music 5/12/15 to 5/16/15Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and with others. Among the many artists he has played with or opened for are Dave Brubeck, Cab Calloway, Gerry Mulligan, Cookie Thomas and the Platters. Kevin Saint James is the founder and was the original lead vocalist of the Bernadettes, one of ...

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  20. FESTIVAL: Thoughts on New Orleans and JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... Alan Dawson, and some of the hundred or so musicians who performed were Sarah Vaughan, the Count Basie band, Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Albert Mangelsdorff, Roland Kirk, Jimmy Giuffre, the Onward Brass Band, Rita Reyes, Al Belletto, Eddie Miller, ...

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