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Gerry Mulligan - The Emarcy Sextet Recordings





Product No.:
AMOS 3008
Limited Stock

Vinyl Box Sets

No. of Discs: 5
Note: 180 Gram


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Edition limited to 3,500 copies

180-gram 5LP set pressed at Quality Record Pressings!

The 1955-56 Gerry Mulligan Sextet was an outstanding ensemble on several levels. In Jon Eardley, Bob Brookmeyer and Zoot Sims, Mulligan found soloists with the same high degree of invention and melodic development that he possessed. The light buoyant swing of Peck Morrison and Dave Bailey without the weight of a chordal instrument was inspiring to the soloists and a joy for the listener. But the most compelling characteristic of this sextet was Mulligan's ability to write brilliant arrangements for a small group that possessed the drive and intricacy of a big band.

LP 1
Side A:
1. Mud Bug
2. Sweet And Lovely
3. Apple Core
4. Nights At The Turntable
Side B:
1. Broadway
2. Everything Happens To Me
3. The Lady Is A Tramp
4. Bernie’s Tune

LP 2
Side C:
1. Elevation
2. Mainstream
3. Ain’t It The Truth
Side D:
1. Igloo
2. Blue At The Roots
3. Lollypop

LP 3
Side E:
1. Makin’ Whoopee
2. Demanton
3. Duke Ellington Medley
Moon Mist
In A Sentimental Mood
Side F:
1. Westwood Walk
2. La Plus Que Lente
3. Blues

LP 4
Side G:
1. Blues (first version)
2. The Lady Is A Tramp (first version)
3. Demanton (first version
Side H:
1. Broadway (first version)
2. Sweet And Lovely (short version)
3. Bernie’s Tune (short version)
4. Blues (alternate take)

LP 5
Side I:
1. Broadway (alternate take)
2. Demanton (alternate take)
3. Everything Happens To Me (alternate take 1)
Side J:
1. Everything Happens To Me (alternate take 2)
2. The Lady Is A Tramp (alternate take)
3. Westwood Walk
4. La Plus Que Lente (first version)

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