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Gunther Schuller/Orange Then Blue:
Jumpin’ in the Future
JUMPIN' IN THE FUTURE coverTHE premiere Third Stream’ recording, from the movement’s founding father, Maestro Gunther Schuller...

Pulitzer Prize recipient and Down Beat Hall of Fame/Lifetime Achievement Award winner  Gunther Schuller conducts first-ever recordings of his own jazz compositions and arrangements from the years 1947-1966.  Guest artist, tuba/bass clarinet virtuoso Howard Johnson joins Boston’s most talented big band, Orange Then Blue, for hard-swinging arrangements of standards such as “Blue Moon“ and “Anthropology, as well as Schuller’s own “Night Music and “Jumpin’ in the Future (the first completely atonal jazz chart).  These treasures from the halcyon days of cool jazz are a must for every jazz lover.

Digitally recorded, with extensive, historical liner notes by Steve Elman (former WBUR Jazz DJ and current contributor to Arts Fuse).

Qty: · CD Price: $12.00 ·

Also available for downloads on iTunes as well as Amazon, Rhapsody, eMusic and other digital sites.

   
Also check out these other fine albums of Orange Then Blue:
Music for Jazz Orchestra Where Were You? Funkallero While You Were Out Hold the Elevator
Music for Jazz Orch Where Were You? Funkallero While You Were Out Hold the Elevator
         
PERFORMERS
Matt Darriau, alto saxophone, fluteGeorge Garzone, tenor saxophone;  
Dave Finucane
, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet;  
Adam Kolker
, tenor saxophone, flute, clarinetAllan Chase, alto saxophone;  
Bob Zung
, baritone saxophoneKatherine Halvorson, oboeAndrew Strasmich, fluteRoy Okutani, Andy Gravish, Greg Hopkins, Ken Cervenka, Richard Given, trumpetRick Stepton, Curtis Hasselbring, Kenny Wenzel, trombonePeter Cirelli, bass trombone, euphoniumKrista Smith, Mark Taylor, French hornHoward Johnson, tuba, bass clarinetRobert Carriker, tubaBevan Manson, keyboardsBen Sher, guitarDave Clark, bassGeorge Schuller, drums, percussion;  
Gunther Schuller
conductor
   
PROGRAM
1. When the Saints Go Marchin’ In (arr Schuller, 1955) 3:11
2. Blue Moon (Rodgers/Hart, arr Schuller, c 1955) 5:11
3. Night Music (Schuller, 1961) 4:30
4. Anthropology (Parker/Gillespie, arr Schuller, c 1955) 3:56
5. Jumpin’ in the Future (Schuller, 1947) 4:31
6. Yesterdays (Kern/Harbach, arr Schuller, c 1955) 6:23
7. Summertime (Gershwin/Gershwin/Heyward, Schuller, 1949) 4:31
8. Teardrop (Schuller, 1966) 11:17
     
Recorded on 26, 28 March and 1 May 1988 at the Fitzgerald Theatre in Cambridge Ridge & Latin High School in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  
Executive Producer: Gunther Schuller
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