Gerry Mulligan records the album ‘Presenting the Gerry Mulligan…

Gerry Mulligan’s ‘Presenting the Gerry Mulligan Sextet’ is a studio album recorded on September 21and October 22 & 31, 1955 In 1955 and released the same year by Emarcy. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Mud Bug (Jerry Lloyd) – 05:03 . 2.Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Harry Tobias, Jules Lemare)...

Gerry Mulligan – Baritone And Gerry

This day (January 20, 1996), in Darien, Connecticut, died Gerry Mulligan, an American jazz baritone saxophonist, clarinetist, composer and arranger.WATCH LISTEN READ Wikipedia : This day (January 20, 1996), in Darien, Connecticut, died Gerry Mulligan, an American jazz baritone saxophonist, clarinetist, composer and arranger. Official Site : Recognized as an...

Astor Piazzolla and Gerry Mulligan record ‘Summit’ in Italy (1974)

(Astor Piazzolla) – 04:07 . 4.Deus Xango (Astor Piazzolla) – 03:45 . 5.20 Years After (Astor Piazzolla) – 04:10 . 6.Aire De Buenos Aires (Gerry Mulligan) – 04:37 . 7.Remiscence (Astor Piazzolla) – 06:30 . 8.Summit (Astor Piazzolla) – 03:35 Musicians : Astor Piazzolla – Bandoneon . Gerry Mulligan –...

We remember Bob Brookmeyer. ‘Big Band Man’

Wikipedia : This day (December 15, 2011), in New London, New Hampshire,, died Bob Brookmeyeran American jazz valve trombonist, pianist, arranger and composer. Official Website : Leaving Stan Getz in 1954 he joined Gerry Mulligan, replacing Chet Baker, producing the ‘Paris Concerts’ and beginning a partnership that lasted until Mulligan’s...

We remember Dave Brubeck. ‘Take Final’

This day ( December 5, 2012), in Norwalk, Connecticut, died David Warren Dave Brubeck, an American jazz pianist.VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : On Take Five (2009) . w/ Paul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan – All The Things You Are (1971) . Thank You (2000) . Three To Get Ready ....

Oh! Boy

...when saxophone player meets conga drummer. Gerry Mulligan Info : The material, (on “Jeru”) chosen by mutual consent of the players, comes from a wide variety of sources. The bossa nova “Capricious” and the lazy, insinuating “Inside Impromptu”, etc. etc. and, finally, there is Mulligan’s own “Blue Boy,” a wry...

Tomorrow is Another Day

From ‘Never On Sunday’ to ‘Nunca en Domingo’, we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz with Some Latin Music and a Bit of Pop‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Week Days‘. It has Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster , Elis Regina, Sonny Criss, Keny Burrell and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE :...

Thelonious Monk, the ‘unorthodox’ pianist, passes away in New…

...October 31 and November 6, 1962, Monk’s Dream is an album by Thelonious Monk. >> Recorded on August 12–13, 1957, Mulligan Meets Monk is n album by Gerry Mulligan and Thelonious Monk. >> Thelonious Himself by Thelonious Monk is a studio album (almost all solo) recorded on April 12 and...

Sweet Suite

...1971 entry “Cherry Oh Baby,” sung in his trademark falsetto voice, and which launched his career in reggae music. Gerrymulligan.info : The Mulligan Quartet was again recording regularly for the Pacific label, undertaking at least one session per month through the Spring of 1953. The whole history of jazz now...

Take Five (recounted)

From ‘Take Five’ to ‘Five Will Get You Ten’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Five‘. It has Jackie McLean, Grover Washington, Eliane Elias, Gerry Mulligan and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Photo by Katie Dureault INFORMATIONS Bert Scholtes: The compositional credits for...

Sidemen

From ‘Ide’s Side’ to ‘Roll On The Left Side’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Sides ‘. “Sidemen” has Gerry Mulligan Quartet, Lee Morgan, Joe Henderson, Jimmy Smith and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : batman Photo by yellowblade67 INFORMATIONS Starpulse.com: Though popular in personal...

Jazzin’Around Cotton Tail

.... Charlie Parker – I Can’t Get Started (3.10) . Bud Powell – Ornithology (5.09) . Gerry Mulligan – Budo (3.49) . Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster – The Cat Walk (5.45) . Ben Webster – In A Mellow Tone (4.26) . Duke Ellington – Cotton Tail (3.12) . [/toggle]...

Listen To Your (Lorenz) Hart

From ‘The Most Beautiful Girl In The World’ to ‘Where Or When’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Lorenz Hart‘. It has Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Cannonbal Adderley and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Dancing on the ceiling Photo by Pot Noodle...

Count Strayhorn

...Johnny Hodges – Snibor (4.18) . Herbie Mann & Phil Woods – Blood Count (6.49) . Ella Fitzgerald – Passion Flower (4.42) . Harry Sweets Edison – Satin Doll (5.35) . Archie Shepp – Day Dream (5.46) . Gerry Mulligan & Ben Webster – Chelsea Brigde (7.18) . Ricky Ford...

We remember Art Farmer. ‘The State of Art’

This day (October 4, 1999), in New York, died Art Farmer, an American jazz trumpeter and flugelhorn player.VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : Blue Monk . w/ Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Nhøp & Toots Thielemans – Bags Groove (1997) . w/ Gerry Mulligan & Lee Konitz – Godchild . w/ Lionel...