Gerry Mulligan

Gerry Mulligan

American jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, composer and arranger.
In fact, I heard Bird first, and had got well into listening to him. You know, it's the kind of accidental thing that awareness of a player is: what's available, what somebody happens to play for you.More Gerry Mulligan quotes [07/25/2011 05:07:09]
In a way, I started out to be a baritone player.More Gerry Mulligan quotes [07/25/2011 05:07:00]
It's true I've always been attracted to the jazz band in an orchestral way, rather than a band way.More Gerry Mulligan quotes [07/25/2011 05:07:29]
People talk about innovations and evolutions and that kind of thing; I don't understand about that nonsense. It's like, all instruments are there to use all the timeMore Gerry Mulligan quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The baritone can serve functions that the alto and tenor cannot, in orchestral voicing.More Gerry Mulligan quotes [07/25/2011 05:07:12]

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