Gary Burton
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Gary Burton (born January 23, 1943, Anderson, Indiana) is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer and jazz educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. This approach caused him to be heralded ...

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Biography

Gary Burton (born January 23, 1943, Anderson, Indiana) is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer and jazz educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. This approach caused him to be heralded as an innovator and his sound and technique are widely imitated. He is also known for pioneering fusion jazz and popularizing the duet format in jazz, as well as being a major figure in music education due to his 30 years at the Berklee College of Music.

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ChildrenÕs Song
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Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow & Antonio Sanchez
Sea Journey (Live)
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Sea Journey (Live)

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Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow & Antonio Sanchez
Bill Lavorgna, Samuel T. Brown, Gil Evans, Gary Burton, Richard Tee, Steve Swallow, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie, Chuck Rainey, Jerry Hahn & Eric Gale
Las Vegas Tango
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Las Vegas Tango

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Bill Lavorgna, Samuel T. Brown, Gil Evans, Gary Burton, Richard Tee, Steve Swallow, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie, Chuck Rainey, Jerry Hahn & Eric Gale
Gary Burton
Tossed Salads & Scrambled Eggs
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Tossed Salads & Scrambled Eggs Tossed Salads & Scrambled Eggs Tossed Salads & Scrambled Eggs Tossed Salads & Scrambled Eggs
Gary Burton
New National Anthem
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Arise, Her Eyes
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Biography

Gary Burton (born January 23, 1943, Anderson, Indiana) is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer and jazz educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. This approach caused him to be heralded as an innovator and his sound and technique are widely imitated. He is also known for pioneering fusion jazz and popularizing the duet format in jazz, as well as being a major figure in music education due to his 30 years at the Berklee College of Music.

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