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  1. Charlie Haden, Grammy-winning Jazz bassist, dies at 76Read the original story

    Friday Jul 11 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... he was a teenager and moved to Los Angeles when he turned 20. There he was able to get gigs with Art Pepper, Gerry Mulligan and others before joining The Ornette Coleman Quartet. Haden, who turned to playing the bass after suffering from polio as a ...

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  2. 'Jazz Psalms' Features Versatile Singer, Carol RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Christian Newswire

    ... "Brasileiro." Per his introduction, Carol has worked for the stars: Stevie Wonder, Oscar Castro Neves, Gerry Mulligan, Dave Grusin, Dionne Warwick, Lee Ritenour, Djavan, Japanese saxophonist Sadao Watanabe, Brazilian composer Eumir Deodato (2001 ...

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  3. Harris Eisenstadt's Golden State quartet is intellectually seductiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... debut, Eisenstadt's ballad "Sandy" bears at least a passing resemblance to the pioneering chamber jazz of Gerry Mulligan's 1950s band with Chet Baker, while elsewhere there are echoes of the more radical pianoless quartets led by Ornette Coleman in ...

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  4. Insurgent music at XRIJFRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... Songbook (Saturday), Be-bop trombonist Brendan Lanighan (Sunday), West Coast Cool, playing the music of Gerry Mulligan's pianoless quartet (Monday), vibraphonist Howard Potter and the sounds of Milt Jackson and Lionel Hampton (Tuesday), Samba Encore ...

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  5. Review: Pablo Ziegler and Chick CoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Piazzolla, the father of Nuevo Tango, left Argentina to study composition in France. In Paris he saw the Gerry Mulligan Octet and was so impressed with the group's artistic harmony and rhythmic structure it drove him to change his musical path. Now ...

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  6. Marsalis' JLCO Swings Full Out in PhillyRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2013 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... the line of trombonists and in the front the saxes, doubling with clarinets. Some random highlights - Gerry Mulligan's 'Swing House' from 1951, which seem to state the theme (as Duke used to say) for the evening. The horns flare and the back row ...

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  7. Wynton Marsalis' JLCO at Chicago Symphony CenterRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2013 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... You could hear the band continually redefining itself through the ethereal tone and translucent textures of Gerry Mulligan's "Swing House"; the Count Basie-like, blues-based exhortations of Frank Foster's "Blues in Hoss' Flat"; and the ferociously ...

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  8. Wynton Marsalis' JLCO at Chicago Symphony CenterRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2013 | Wynton Marsalis fan club

    ... You could hear the band continually redefining itself through the ethereal tone and translucent textures of Gerry Mulligan's "Swing House"; the Count Basie-like, blues-based exhortations of Frank Foster's "Blues in Hoss' Flat"; and the ferociously ...

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  9. INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Bill Holman: 87 and SwingingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... of Woody Herman, Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson and Terry Gibbs, not to overlook Count Basie and Gerry Mulligan. I haven't seen a tune list for his concert, but if the audience is lucky, it will hear his transformation of "Just Friends," ...

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  10. I shall never forget seeing Stan Kenton at HippodromeRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Black Country Bugle

    ... as Tubby Hayes, Jimmy Skidmore (and son) plus many others. The star attraction was when US baritone saxist Gerry Mulligan and his quartet (featuring valve trombonist Bob Brookmeyer) arrived in Dudley. So there I was, standing in Castle Hill, of all ...

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  11. Led Zeppelin sued over Stairway To HeavenRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... group (born in 1923). His earlier career was primarily in jazz and included stints with Cannonball Adderley, Gerry Mulligan, Roland Kirk, Thelonious Monk and Lee Konitz. He was a founding member of Rising Sons with Taj Mahal and Ry Cooder." by ...

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  12. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  13. Guitarist John Scofield will bring an Organic feel to the FollyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | The Kansas City Star

    ... Scofield thrives in diverse settings. He made his recording debut in a quiet, thoughtful group with Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker. In the ’80s, he played loud electric funk with Miles Davis. His own recordings include head-to-head matchups with ...

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  14. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  15. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  16. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  17. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  18. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... to credibly move between genres and sub-genres in modern jazz. From early sessions with Chet Baker and Gerry Mulligan to his time with Miles Davis' mid-period electric band, Scofield has maintained a more or less equal footing in jazz, rock and funk ...

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  19. Jazz: Miles and Trane 1Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... eventually becomes the "West Coast Jazz" sound. Miles does not quite go in this direction, but John Lewis, Gerry Mulligan and Lee Konitz--all featured on these recordings--go on to further the "Cool jazz" style...which will also include Chet Baker, ...

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  20. INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Gerry MulliganRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    Gerry Mulligan grew up in Philadelphia and first learned piano, which he played occasionally.

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