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Celebrating the music of Gunther Schuller
Sunday, July 5, 2015 | 12:00 to 14:00 | Playlist

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Gunther Schuller Concertino for Jazz Quartet and Orchestra Modern Jazz Quartet & Orchestra Atlantic 1959: Modern Jazz Quartet; unknown orchestra; Gunther Schuller, condutor
Gunther Schuller Fantasy Quartet for Four Celli Schuller/Blackwood CRI 1961: Laslo Varga, Jules Eskin, Michael Rudiakow, Sterling Hunkins, cellos
Gunther Schuller Seven Studies on Themes of Paul Klee Gershwin/Copland/Schuller/Bloch Mercury 1960: Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra; Antal Dorati, conductor
Gunther Schuller 5 Moods Tubby's Revenge Crystal Records 1972: New York Tuba Quartet
Gunther Schuller Fantasy-Suite New Music with Guitar Vol. 6 Bridge 1994: David Starobin, guitar
Gunther Schuller Grand Concerto for Percussion and Keyboards American Music for Percussion 1 Naxos 2005: New England Conservatory Percussion Ensemble; Gunther Schuller, conductor
Charles Mingus Better Get It In Your Soul Epitaph Columbia 1989: arranged by Gunther Schuller