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  1. Montreux and Bern jazz festivals share treasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Swissinfo

    ... artists who had played in Bern had since passed away, so ZurbrA1 4gg had to find the heirs of stars such as Gerry Mulligan, Oscar Peterson, and Dizzy Gillespie to obtain the musicians' rights. In the end, ZurbrA1 4gg entered into 738 rights ...

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  2. Keeping his Flame AliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Philly.com

    ... and "The Man Who Sold the World." But any Bowie fan knows Bowie was a jazz freak. He spoke lovingly of Gerry Mulligan ("the reason Bowie bought a saxophone," said Visconti), of swing band leader Louis Jordan (an influence on 1983's Let's Dance ), ...

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  3. This is Bossa NovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... success gives opportunity for unique footage of bossa nova performances. A particular gem involves Gerry Mulligan riffing with Jobim in New York City, trying to program his American jazz sensibilities different rhythms required of the bossa nova ...

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  4. Daniel Smith, World's Most Recorded Bassoon Soloist, Dies at 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Daniel Smith , who was one of the few bassoonists recording and performing in both Jazz and Classical music, described as the " Gerry Mulligan of The Bassoon", in the world of Jazz and the "Rampal of The Bassoon" in classical music, dies at 77 on December 19, 2015 in Brooklyn, NY. The cause of death was an aggressive infection that led to cardiac arrest.

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  5. For John Scofield, Everything Old Is New Again - Even The Hard PartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Jazz guitarist John Scofield has had a pretty remarkable career. Without even finishing music school, he found himself on the Carnegie Hall stage playing with jazz legends Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan .

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  6. A Happy 2015 RIP Birthday to Cool Jazz Cat Dave Brubeck, the Great...Read the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | Aquarius Papers

    ... "I'm in A Dancing Mood," "Koto Song," and "Take Five." From Newport 1971, the Dave Brubeck Trio with Paul and Gerry Mulligan guesting in a great live 10 minute video of "All the Things You Are" From Berlin in 1972, the Dave Brubeck Trio with Paul ...

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  7. Music gift guide: box setsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... presented here on four CDs that sprawl to five hours and feature collaborations with Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, and many others. (J.R.) Eels, "The Complete DreamWorks Albums" Vinyl-lovers who are also fans of the quirky charms of ...

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  8. A Happy 2015 RIP Birthday to Cool Jazz Cat Paul DesmondRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Aquarius Papers

    ... Brubeck Quartet had its start, a group that began in 1951 and ended in December 1967." He also worked with Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker, and died young at 52 of lung cancer. That's what cigarettes will do to you. I turned on to the Dave Brubeck ...

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  9. The man Lena Horne wanted to marry turns 100; it's the year of Billy StrayhornRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... person who worshipped at the Strayhorn shrine. "When Strayhorn came on the scene, he just blew us away," said Gerry Mulligan. "That's all I did- that's all I ever did-try to do what Billy Strayhorn did," remembered Gil Evans. Perhaps best known for ...

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  10. Matheny's Sanford Josephson moonlights as jazz authorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Courier News

    Sanford Josephson, director of development at Matheny School, has written books about jazz, including a recent bio of sax great Gerry Mulligan Matheny's Sanford Josephson moonlights as jazz author Sanford Josephson, director of development at Matheny School, has written books about jazz, including a recent bio of sax great Gerry Mulligan Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1NEsXeQ Sanford Josephson, director of development at Matheny School who moonlights as a jazz author and impresario, has published his latest book, a biography of saxophone great Gerry Mulligan Sanford Josephson, spokesman for the Matheny School in Peapack, recently published his second book on jazz with a biography of sax great Gerry Mullligan.

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  11. Nashville's Promised Land Sound expand their country-rock musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Chicago Reader

    ... Markus HinterhA user & Reto Bieri, Galina Ustvolskaya (ECM) Jeffrey Zeigler, Something of Life (Innova) Gerry Mulligan, California Concerts Vol. 2 (Pacific Jazz) Various artists, Nawa: Ancient Sufi Invocations & Forgotten Songs From Aleppo (Electric ...

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  12. George Wallington On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | National Public Radio

    Bop pianist George Wallington was born in Sicily and moved to the U.S. with his family in the 1920s. He became part of the New York music scene in the 1940s and played with greats such as Dizzy Gillespie , Charlie Parker , Gerry Mulligan and Lionel Hampton .

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  13. Jazz Musician Jennifer Leitham Releases New Album: MOOD(S)WINGSRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2015 | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... with Mel TormA and Doc Severinsen. She has also appeared with Woody Herman, George Shearing, Gerry Mulligan, Peggy Lee, Joe Pass, Cleo Laine, Louis Bellson, Pete Rugolo, Bill Watrous, and been a member of The Tonight Show All-Stars, The Woody ...

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  14. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Pepper AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | All About Jazz

    All About Jazz is celebrating Pepper Adams' birthday today! Pepper Adams was one of hard bop\'s most significant baritone saxophonists. His dark, hearty tone on the horn and driving rhythmic sense provided the antithesis to the lighter, floating styles of Gerry Mulligan.

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  15. Marcus Goldhaber Performs at The Metropolitan Room TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... piano playing was siren song during homework, and lessons learned from Sarah Vaughan , Harry Connick Jr. , Gerry Mulligan , and Chet Baker. Reviewing Goldhaber's"SWING STREET" world premiere at 54 Below, New York Lifestyles Magazine said: "His easy ...

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  16. Songs We Love: John Scofield, 'Mr. Puffy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... own remarkable musical history goes back even further. He did stints with jazz greats such as Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan , Charles Mingus , Jay McShann and Gary Burton all while he was still in his 20s; before landing a high-profile gig with the ...

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  17. Park Slope Weekend Events Spotlight: September 17-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Park Slope Stoop

    ... Jazz Soloist. Joining Meder is veteran drummer Ari Hoenig , whose credits include such luminaries as Gerry Mulligan, Chris Potter, Mike Stern, Kenny Werner, and Herbie Hancock. Bassist Rick Rosato , who has studied with Larry Grenadier and Ben ...

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  18. Marcus Goldhaber to Perform at The Metropolitan Room, 9/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... piano playing was siren song during homework, and lessons learned from Sarah Vaughan , Harry Connick Jr. , Gerry Mulligan , and Chet Baker. Reviewing Goldhaber's"SWING STREET" world premiere at 54 Below, New York Lifestyles Magazine said: "His easy ...

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  19. Wynton Marsalis, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra return on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2015 | Davis Enterprise

    ... that includes classic Blue Note Records selections and tunes made famous by John Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Gerry Mulligan, John Lewis and more. This group always draws a crowd when it visits Davis, and only a handful of seats remain available ...

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  20. Crowdfunding Campaign: Deutsch Gramophone Decca Artist Daniel Smith...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... many countries, Daniel Smith has been described in the jazz world as 'The Charlie Parker of the Bassoon', The Gerry Mulligan of the Bassoon' and the 'J J Johnson of the Bassoon', and in classical music,'The Rampal of the Bassoon' and the 'James ...

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