MULLIGANESQUE - an All Star Tribute to Gerry Mulligan

Article Contributed by Jazz Promo Services | Published on Friday, October 20, 2017

We are pleased to announce our October Jazz Festival: a comprehensive presentation of the Music of Gerry Mulligan featuring four full days of concerts that showcase Gerry's musical legacy from the beginning to the end. As usual the concerts will be loaded with all of the great west coast based jazz giants as well as Mulligan alumni and associates.

In addition, we're gathering some of the world's elite baritone saxophonists to take part in the Celebration Bonus Event: October 26, 2017 – I Want to Live 
Pre-Film discussion, Film Clip Screening, Concert: The Jazz Combo from "I Want to Live" featuring Scott Robinson, Doug Webb, Andy Martin, and Bobby Shew


Elevation: Music of the Elliot Lawrence Orchestra featuring Mulligan's early works for the Elliot Lawrence Big Band Disc Jockey 

Jump: Gerry Mulligan and The Gene Krupa Orchestra presented by Michael Berkowitz

Jeru: Music of the Claude Thornhill Orchestra Features Mulligan's compositions/arrangements written for Thornhill many un-recorded

The Birth of the Cool includes all the music written for the Birth of the Cool including some un-recorded Mulligan arrangements

Mullenium: Themes from Mulligan's New York Tentet that rehearsed in Central Park

Youngblood: Kenton Plays Mulligan-The Kenton compositions/arrangements written for Stan Kenton's New Concepts In Modern Music

Walking Shoes: Music of the Gerry Mulligan Quartet - The classic piano-less Quartet

Westwood Walk: Music of the Gerry Mulligan West Coast Tenet

Open Country: Collaborations with Bob Brookmeyer

Western Reunion: The Music The Gerry Mulligan Sextet

The Gerry Mulligan Songbook arranged by Bill Holman

A Concert In Jazz: Music of the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band 

Suite For Baritone Saxophone and Orchestra: Mulligan's piece for Stan Kenton's Neophonic Orchestra

Summer's Over: The Songs of Gerry Mulligan and Judy Holliday featuring Pinky Winters

The Age Of Steam: Music from Gerry Mulligan's 1971 Album

Walk on the Water: The Gerry Mulligan Big Band of the 1980s

Baritone Summit

Individual concert tickets start at $20