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

    Friday Apr 11 | 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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  2. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | 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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  3. Preservation Hall, Diana Krall liven Sacramento jazz sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | 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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  4. Jazz: Miles and Trane 1Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | 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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  5. INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Gerry MulliganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 6 | All About Jazz

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

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  6. Buell Neidlinger: From Taylor to Zappa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... many improvisers with the capability of Beethoven. So yeah, you noticed something that I noticed. And I guess Gerry Mulligan was onto that too when he started that group with Chet Baker and a drummer and a bassist without a piano, which by the way ...

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  7. Faith Lutheran Church in New Providence announces jazz servicesRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... The jazz band will consist of world-class musicians, including bassist Bill Crow, who played with jazz legend Gerry Mulligan's quartet and concert big band; trombonist Steve Turre, a near thirty year member of the Saturday Night Live Band; Max ...

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  8. Jazz and Death: Medical Profiles of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... believed accounts related to Chaloff's considerable substance abuse. When another baritone saxophonist, Gerry Mulligan, died on January 20, 1996, the new paper reported that it was due to complications associated with surgery for a knee infection ...

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  9. INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Pete ChristliebRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... journey on the violin at age 7. At 12, he was introduced to the sounds of jazz through the recordings of Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker, Zoot Sims and Al Cohn, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and Johnny Griffin... Read more. Help us sustain All About Jazz and ...

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  10. Mementos of jazz percussion legend Max RoachRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... library, including pianist Billy Taylor, bassist-composer Charles Mingus and saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Gerry Mulligan. The collection shows that Roach, who died in 2007 at age 83, was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement and had a ...

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  11. Mementos of jazz percussion legend Max RoachRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... library, including pianist Billy Taylor, bassist-composer Charles Mingus and saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Gerry Mulligan. The collection shows that Roach, who died in 2007 at age 83, was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement and had a ...

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  12. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Dutch Jazz Archive SeriesRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... on valuable recordings is simply turn up the volume. Here are the four new CD releases and my impressions... Gerry Mulligan- Western Reunion . In April 1956, the Gerry Mulligan Sextet was in Amsterdam on tour. The ensemble featured John Eardley ...

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  13. B.J. JansenRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... journey in music began at age 10 when his father bought him an Alto Saxophone and gave him recordings of Gerry Mulligan and Charlie Parker. He later found his true voice on the Baritone Saxophone while performing in various college ensembles ... ...

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  14. Library of Congress to add jazz great Max Roach's papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... library, including pianist Billy Taylor, bassist/composer Charles Mingus and saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Gerry Mulligan. The collection shows that Roach, who died in 2007 at age 83, was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement and had a ...

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  15. Library of Congress to add jazz great Max Roach's papersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... library, including pianist Billy Taylor, bassist/composer Charles Mingus and saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Gerry Mulligan. The collection shows that Roach, who died in 2007 at age 83, was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement and had a ...

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  16. Library of Congress gets Max Roacha s papersRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... library, including pianist Billy Taylor, bassist-composer Charles Mingus and saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Gerry Mulligan. The collection shows that Roach, who died in 2007 at age 83, was a prominent figure in the civil rights movement and had a ...

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  17. Marian McPartland's Hickory House Trio On Piano JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2011 | National Public Radio

    ... a 12-year run on the stage of the Hickory House. After leaving the trio, Bill Crow went on to work with Gerry Mulligan . Joe Morello was courted by both Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey, but ultimately went on to work with a small group taking a new ...

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  18. B.J. JansenRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... journey in music began at age 10 when his father bought him an Alto Saxophone and gave him recordings of Gerry Mulligan and Charlie Parker. He later found his true voice on the Baritone Saxophone while performing in various college ensembles. His ...

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  19. VIDEO/DVD: Stan Kenton: Germany, 1953Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... 1952, Kenton abruptly retooled and began commissioning swinging charts by Johnny Richards, Shorty Rogers, Gerry Mulligan, Bill Holman, Gene Roland and others. In 1953, Kenton's swinging New Concepts band toured the U.S. and Europe, exciting ...

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  20. West Coast JazzRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2013 | All About Jazz

    ... Miles Davis' The Birth of the Cool . Although released under Miles' name, one could argue this is the work of Gerry Mulligan, John Lewis, and Gil Evans. Important because it shows the emphasis of writing and arranging in West Coast Jazz, it ...

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