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  1. Saturday evening tunes: But it really gets bad, 'round midnightRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Persuasion, Perseverance, and Patience

    ... 97th birthday. I once compared his inimitable piano style to the drunken kung fu master . Here he is with Gerry Mulligan on sax, playing his "'Round Midnight," listed as the most-recorded jazz standard composed by a jazz musician. This tune should ...


  2. INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Pepper AdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | 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.


  3. Monterey Jazz Festival's Tim Jackson -- a Q&ARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    ... who performed that Sunday night: Diz (Dizzy Gillespie), the MJQ (Modern Jazz Quartet), Dave Brubeck, Gerry Mulligan -- just a really great lineup of groups that were very much aligned with what Jimmy was about -- older established veteran groups. A ...


  4. Music Review: Conte Condoli - 'Sincerely, Conti'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    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.


  5. Legendary Aardvark Jazz Orchestra Oct 2 at Scullers, Boston MA: CD Release, 42nd Season OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | PR Log

    ... ), plus a rare Django Reinhardt composition Manoir de mes Reves , arranged by Bob Brookmeyer, as well as Gerry Mulligan's seldom heard A Ballad . Rounding out the show will be Dizzy Gillespie's Manteca , and the Mary Lou Williams classic Roll 'Em . ...


  6. Music Industry: Al Belletto: 'Sounds and Songs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... of these small-group arrangers included Dave Pell, Lennie Niehaus, Gigi Gryce, Bill Holman, Manny Albam and Gerry Mulligan. One name you probably don't know is Jack Martin, a trumpeter in a quintet and sextet led by Al Belletto, a clarinetist who ...


  7. Faith Lutheran Church Offers New Orleans Jazz LiturgiesRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 |

    ... Perry, guitar and banjo (blues master with Johnny Copeland), Bill Crow, tuba (jazz legend as bassist with Gerry Mulligan and Benny Goodman, among many others), Nick Scheuble, drums (Chico Mendoza, The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra) and is led by ...


  8. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Bird with Strings: LiveRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Some songs appear here with strings for the first time, including Stardust and Gold Rush (also known as Gerry Mulligan's Turnstile ). For years, collectors knew only of the poor-quality "audience" wire recording made by someone in one of the seats, ...


  9. Rally Day, Sept. 7, at Faith Lutheran Church in New ProvidenceRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... Stuckey, clarinet. The players have performed with such jazz luminaries as Wynton Marsalis, Benny Goodman, Gerry Mulligan and Stan Getz. The ensemble will be led by Faith's Minister of Music, Dr. John Girvin, who will also be on the piano. Girvin ...


  10. Bobbe Norris, Jerry Dunlap bring decades of jazz experience to Fort BraggRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 |

    ... success. Together and separately, the couple's credits include performing with everyone from Art Farmer and Gerry Mulligan to Joe Henderson and the Pointer Sisters. It takes a lot of hard work and, at times, can be frustrating. "A lot of it rests on ...


  11. Bobbe Norris, Jerry Dunlap bring decades of jazz experience to Fort BraggRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 |

    ... success. Together and separately, the couple's credits include performing with everyone from Art Farmer and Gerry Mulligan to Joe Henderson and the Pointer Sisters. It takes a lot of hard work and, at times, can be frustrating. "A lot of it rests on ...


  12. Scarborough Jazz Festival, September 26 to 28Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | York Press

    ... Time Zone; Sarah Moule with the Simon Wallace Trio and Jazz ExTemporA , while Sunday presents the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band; Iain Ballamy & Stian Carstensen; Paradox Ensemble; Gwilym Simcock; Dennis Rollins' Velocity Trio; The Stretch ...


  13. LIVE: The Brubeck Brothers Quartet @ Universal Preservation Hall, 8/1/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Nippertown!

    ... you heard that Dave essentially "wrote" that piece five minutes before he took the stage with bari-sax star Gerry Mulligan and played the show that became the killer live album The Last Set at Newport ? Lamb struck the perfect balance between soft ...


  14. John Marshall Jazz Quintet to Play June Havoc Theatre, 8/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 |

    ... went on to work with a succession of big bands led by Buddy Rich, Mel Lewis, Lionel Hampton, Al Porcino, Gerry Mulligan and Dizzy Gillespie. In the late eighties John and pianist Tardo Hammer co-led the Bopera House, a standard-setting quintet which ...


  15. Graham Nash on 'CSNY 1974' and Watching Stephen Stills and Neil Young BattleRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | Guitar World

    ... than I was. I enjoy jazz. I came here in 1966 and went to the Village Gate to watch Miles Davis. I saw Gerry Mulligan and Mingus, you know, but a I'm a very simple man. I know, I wrote that song and it's true. I want to get your attention right from ...


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

    Jul 11, 2014 | 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 ...


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

    Jul 9, 2014 | 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 ...


  18. 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 ...


  19. 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 ...


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

    Jun 9, 2014 |

    ... 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 ...