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If trumpeter Conte Condoli never quite got the same kind of reputation accorded to innovators like Miles Davis and Dizzy Gillespie , he could always be counted on for some excellent music. Although perhaps most widely known for his 20 years with The Tonight Show orchestra, before his death at the end of 2001 he had worked with some of the m ost important jazz artists of his era-Woody Herman, Stan Kenton , Gerry Mulligan to name a few. Comment?
... Sunday, October 5. The theme is 'Compare and Contrast', and will be a tribute to the music of Duke Ellington and Stan Kenton, two more great innovators in American jazz orchestration. The final concert in the series is tagged 'You Must Be One of the ... Comment?
... downsized groups, Capitol needed an inside track on artists who could record flawlessly. To assist the label, Stan Kenton started a West Coast jazz-album series in 1954 for Capitol called A'Kenton Presents Jazz" and scouted talent inside and outside ... Comment?
... was then the annual Brownwood Jazz Festival that enjoyed a national reputation, drawing such big-band names as Stan Kenton. En route, on U.S. 84, Stephenson and his fellow band members stopped near Goldthwaite to have a snowball fight. Snow was more ... Comment?
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