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Gerry Mulligan

Saxophonist Robert Fowler performs music associated with jazz great Gerry Mulligan. Plus a focus on the Berlin jazz scene 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Julian Joseph presents music associated with the late Gerry Mulligan, performed by British saxophonist Robert Fowler's Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band recorded at this year's Scarborough Jazz Festival. The saxophonist Gerry Mulligan collaborated with some of the biggest names in jazz including Charles Mingus, Billie Holiday and Thelonious Monk but is probably best known for his work on the iconic 'Birth of The Cool' sessions with trumpeter Miles Davis. Plus a report from Berlin looking at how the city's jazz scene has evolved 25 years after the fall of the Berlin Wall.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • BBC Recording, recorded at Scarborough Jazz Festival 2014

    • Robert Fowler’s Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band

      18 Carrots For Rabbit

  • Die Elefanten

    Tanzen Sie Jetzt!

    • Immer Alle Immer Ich.
    • Klangraume KR 30060.
  • The Esoteric Circle feat. Jan Garbarek

    Traneflight

    • The Esoteric Circle.
    • Flying Dutchman Records CDBGPM.
  • Alisha Olatuja

    Serrado

    • Timeless.
    • World Tune WT 2014.
  • Feature - Berlin Jazz Scene ‘25 Years After The Fall of the Berlin Wall’ by Phil Smith

    • Billy Jenkins With The Fun Horns Of Berlin

      What A Wonderful World

      • East and West Now Wear the Same Vest.
      • Babel BDV 9601.
    • Billy Jenkins With The Fun Horns Of Berlin

      What A Wonderful World

      • East and West Now Wear the Same Vest.
      • Babel BDV 9601.
    • Fun Horns

      Harfenspieler / Suite For F-Horns: Permanento

      • Natural Music (Live In South America).
      • Klangräume KR 30060.
    • Die Elefanten

      Tanzen Sie jetzt!

      • Immer Alle Immer Ich.
      • Klangräume KR 30060.
    • Fun Horns

      Harfenspieler / Suite For F-Horns: Largo

      • Natural Music (Live In South America).
      • Klangräume KR 30060.
    • Blues de Lomo

      • Natural Music (Live In South America).
      • Klangräume KR 30060.
    • Gebhard Ullmann

      Black Cat

      • Tá Lam.
      • Songlines Recordings SGL 1520-2.
  • John Serry

    Pockets

    • The Shift.
    • John Serry, SPCO Records 887516 196027.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at Scarborough Jazz Festival 2014

    • Robert Fowler’s Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band

      18 Carrots For Rabbit

    • Robert Fowler’s Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band

      Weep

    • Robert Fowler’s Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band

      My Funny Valentine

    • Robert Fowler’s Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band

      Go Home

  • Branford Marsalis

    Improvisation No.3

    • In My Solitude.
    • Marsalis Music 88875 011652.
  • Marcin Wasilewski Trio, Jaokim Milder

    Sudovian Dance

    • Spark of Life.
    • ECM 2400379 2957.

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