Stan Getz Meets Gerry Mulligan
  • Verve MGV 8249
    Verve MGV 8249

Stan Getz

Stan Getz Meets Gerry Mulligan

Fresh Sound Records

Stan Getz (ts), Gerry Mulligan (bs), Lou Levy (p), Ray Brown (b), Stan Levey (d)

Reference: FSRCD 518

Bar code: 8427328605182

A Getz-Mulligan meeting on record was inevitable sooner or later. In capturing both saxophonists for a joint date and providing them with a superb rhythm section, Norman Granz produced a fine jazz album with a unique twist. Getz and Mulligan were asked to switch horns on three tunes. The idea produced some interesting comparisons between the styles of both musicians. Gerry still gets a rather rough-and-ready sound, full of robust phrases, while Stan glisses and slides in his accustomed fashion.

On the other selections both men solo in happy, spirited fashion in their home horns. Throughout, Levy plays with impeccable style and well-conceived ideas, swinging all the way. It all adds up to a hugely enjoyable listening experience.

Album details

Stan Getz (tenor sax); Gerry Mulligan (baritone sax); Lou Levy (piano); Ray Brown (bass); and Stan Levey (drums).
All tracks recorded in Los Angeles, October 12, 1957
Original sessions produced by Gerry mulligan and supervised by Norman Granz
This compilation produced for CD release by Jordi Pujol

9,95 €  (tax incl.)

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