Paul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan

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    Body and SoulPaul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan
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    StardustPaul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan
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    All the Things You ArePaul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan
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    Two of a MindPaul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan
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    Blight of the Fumble BeePaul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan

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        Paul Desmond is widely recognized for his genius as a melodic improviser and as the benchmark of cool jazz sax players. His warm, elegant tone was one that he admittedly tried to make sound like a dry martini. He and Art Pepper were virtually the only alto players of their generation not directly influenced by Charlie Parker. Desmond was influenced by Lester Young, but took it further, into melodic and harmonic worlds never before traveled by reedmen -- especially in the upper r... Read more

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