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|Gary Burton chronology|
Throb is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1969 and released on the Atlantic label.
Originally released on vinyl in 1969, the album was paired with Gary Burton's collaboration album with Keith Jarrett on a commercial CD release before being re-issued in Japan on CD.The Allmusic review by Ron Wynn awarded the album 3 stars, stating, "Burton continued the jazz-cum-rock and country experimentation that marked other LPs like Tennessee Firebird and Duster ". The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings describes the album as “magnificent”, and “one of the most evocative records produced at the time.”
|The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide|
Gary Burton is an American jazz vibraphonist, composer, and educator. Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the prevailing two-mallet technique. This approach caused him to be heralded as an innovator, and his sound and technique are widely imitated. He is also known for pioneering fusion jazz and popularizing the duet format in jazz, as well as being a major figure in music education from his 30 years at the Berklee College of Music.
Steve Swallow is a jazz fusion bassist and composer noted for his collaborations with Jimmy Giuffre, Gary Burton, and Carla Bley. He was one of the first jazz double bassists to switch entirely to electric bass guitar.
In Concert, Zürich, October 28, 1979, is a jazz album by Chick Corea and Gary Burton. It features live versions of songs that the duo played on the albums Crystal Silence and Duet.
Crystal Silence is an album by Chick Corea and Gary Burton. It was recorded in November 1972 and produced by Manfred Eicher for ECM Records. Their collaboration went further in 1979 with the albums Duet and In Concert, Zürich, October 28, 1979, also on ECM Records. Nearly 30 years later they followed up again with The New Crystal Silence in 2008, this time on Concord Records.
Jerry Hahn is an American jazz guitarist.
Hotel Hello is an album by Gary Burton and Steve Swallow. The Penguin Guide to Jazz listed the album as part of its suggested “core collection”, and described it as “one of the high-points of ECM’s distinguished catalogue.”
Ring is an album by the Gary Burton Quintet with Eberhard Weber.
Gary Burton & Keith Jarrett is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton and pianist Keith Jarrett with Sam Brown, guitar, Steve Swallow, bass, and Bill Goodwin, drums, recorded in 1970 and released on the Atlantic label in 1971. Jarrett also plays saxophone on this recording.
Social Studies is an album by American composer, bandleader and keyboardist Carla Bley recorded in 1980 and released on the Watt/ECM label in 1981.
Passengers is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton's Quartet with bassist Eberhard Weber recorded in 1976 and released on the ECM label in 1977. The album is notable for featuring the early work of guitarist Pat Metheny and several of his compositions.
Duet is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton and pianist Chick Corea recorded in 1978 and released on the ECM label in 1979. The album is the second studio recording by the duo following Crystal Silence (1972).
Picture This is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton released on the ECM label in 1982.
A Genuine Tong Funeral is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton featuring compositions by Carla Bley recorded in 1967 and released on the RCA label.
Lofty Fake Anagram is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1967 and released on the RCA label.
Duster is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton that was recorded in 1967 and released by RCA.
Country Roads & Other Places is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1969 and released on the RCA label.
Good Vibes is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded 1969-70 and released on the Atlantic label in 1970.
Tennessee Firebird is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton recorded in 1966 and released on the RCA label.
Paris Encounter is an album by vibraphonist Gary Burton and violinist Stéphane Grappelli recorded in 1969 and released on the Atlantic label.
Alone at Last is the first solo album by vibraphonist Gary Burton. It is recorded in 1971 featuring three performances from the Montreux Jazz Festival and four studio performances released on the Atlantic label. The album was awarded a Grammy for Best Jazz Performance by a Soloist at the 15th Grammy Awards.