Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Gerry Mulligan Sextet - Complete Studio Recordings (1963-1965)

Contains the complete albums : "Butterfly With Hiccups" (Sextet & Quartet Recordings) and for the first time on CD, "Night Lights". Also includes a bonus track of Gerry Mulligan performing the ballad Night Lights on clarinet at a Hollywood studio session on October 21, 1965.
This release features the complete studio sessions of Mulligan’s outstanding sextet with Farmer, Brookmeyer, Jim Hall, Bill Crow and Dave Bailey recorded during September and October, 1963 and released on Phillips’ Night Lights album and Limelight’s exceptional Butterfly With Hiccups LP.
Also included here as bonus tracks is the complete quartet session – featuring Brookmeyer, Crow and Bailey – recorded on June 25, 1964 and released on Limelight’s Butterfly With Hiccups LP.
The final bonus track consists of an exquisite version of Gerry Mulligan performing the ballad Night Lights on clarinet at a Hollywood studio on October 21, 1965, accompanied by pianistbass. Percussion legend Candido Camero was also present for the April 6 date.

Source : http://www.freshsoundrecords.com/complete___studio___recordings-cd-4254.html

Gerry Mulligan
Sextet
Complete Studio
Recordings

Tracks

1 Buterfly with Hiccups (Mulligan)  3:16
2 Old Devil Moon (Harburg, DeSylva, Brown, Herderson)  4:32
3 The Ant Hill (Mulligan)  7:21
4 Crazy Day (Mulligan)  4:18
5 Night Lights (Mulligan)  4:55
6 Manha de Carnaval (Bonfa)  5:29
7 Wee Small Hours (Mann, Hilliard)  5:37
8 Prelude in E Minor (Chopin)  4:14
9 Festive Minor (Mulligan)  6:48
10 Tell me When (Mulligan)  4:09
11 You'd be So Nice to Come Home To (Porter)  5:01
12 Theme for Jobim (Mulligan)  3:41
13 Blues for Lynda (Mulligan)  3:37
14 Line for Lyons (Mulligan)  4:24
15 The Lonely Nights (Night lights) [bonus track] (Mulligan)  2:56


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Personnel
[# 1-4]
Art Farmer - tp & flghrn
Bob Brookmeyer - tb
Gerry Mulligan - bs
Jim Hall - g
Bill Crow - b
Dave Bailey - dr
Recorded in New York ; September 3, 1963
[# 5-10]
Same as above
Recorded in New York ; September 12 & October 1 & 3, 1963
[# 11-14]
Bob Brookmeyer - tb
Gerry Mulligan - bs & p [# 12 & 13]
Bill Crow - b
Dave Bailey - dr
Recorded in New York ; June 25, 1964
[# 15]
Gerry Mulligan - cl
Pete Jolly - p
John Gray -g
Jimy Bond - b
Hal Blaine - dr
+ 10 Piece String Section
Recorded in Hollywood, California ; October 21, 1965

31 comments:

jazzcat1228 said...

Awesome share. Thank you, Mel!

CrunchyFrog said...

great share... love Gerry Mulligan... thanks Mel!

FrankDell said...

can never thank you enough...

Kneigh said...

Yes, Melanchthon, I've had this set since it first hit the shelves. Just can't top Mr. Mulligan!! Thanx for making this available.

greenishthing said...

merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci merci!

Prof. Yaffle said...

Brilliant! Thank you.

neil said...

At last, a pristine version of 'Night Lights' is available; many thanks, mel...

pedro gamundi said...

Gracias.

Albertito Jazz said...

Thanks a lot, Melanchthon!

ritzbird said...

Thanks a lot, really looking forward to this. Great Stuff.

elpeleon said...

Gracias, merci & thank you !!

adakun said...

Simplemente enorme, gracias Mel!!

stringbender said...

Really looking forward to this one - Many thanks!

ProfessorCalculus said...

Thanks thanks and many more thanks

deGallo said...

Unfortunately Rabidshare won't work and there is no other link. Thanks anyway.

rob 60 said...

Unfortunately Rapidshare won't work and there is no other link. Thanks Help me

flyra said...

I have to agree with the other friends here: rapidshare does't works and, in general, sucks big time. Thanks for all the music you offer us!

desperado said...

hi mel , thanks for the cd , but there is big problem . insted of Gerry Mulligan sextet (1963-1965), the link gives Gerry Mulligan quartet which is different cd . it is not night lights and Buterfly with Hiccups album , did rapidshare
made mistake or something ? please
see what's going on if it's possible.

thanks anyvay

Melanchthon said...

Mistake...

Paco's brother said...

Superbe musique!
Presque honteux, quoique... de profiter de votre superbe travail.

Melanchthon said...

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francisco santos said...

BIG THX !....

Fred Archtop said...

Thanks Mel.

jose arboleda said...

Muchas Gracias.

frumious bandersnatch said...

Mille mercis ! de plus en plus passionné par Gerry Mulligan !

Luro said...

Muchas gracial Melanchthon.

Jazzsoulman said...

Thank You

kristophermc28 said...

Thanks Mel!

Historicus said...

Many, many, thanks for sharing!

elpeleon said...

Gracias Mel !!

Kovina Kris said...

Very cool that this one still has live links. Mulligan is always great stuff and one of my favorites. Thank you!