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Cubs, Bears, Bulls, And White Sox
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Nancy Jo
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Variation On Claire De Lune
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Variation On A Theme By Giacomo Puccini
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Equinox

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Gerald Wilson

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From time to time, Gerald Wilson seemed like one of Los Angeles' better-kept secrets, an unusually skillful, imaginative, and charismatic bandleader who hadn't received his due outside the West Coast. His arrangements were distinctive, often complex voicings and harmonies, rooted in swing and bop, yet always forward-looking and energetic in tone. He liked to play around with structures, which contributed to the restless quality in much of his music, and being a bullfight aficion... Read more

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