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Gerald Wilson

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Gerald Wilson

Gerald Wilson artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

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April 17, 2008 JazzSet picks the best moments from last fall's 50th Monterey Jazz Festival.

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September 22, 2007 Hear a performance by Wilson as he celebrates the music and history of the Monterey Jazz Festival.

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Studio Sessions

Gerald Wilson.

December 27, 2013 Wilson is a bandleader dedicated to the infinite possibilities of jazz. Hear a 2006 session.

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Interviews & Profiles

Gerald Wilson

July 16, 2011 Now in his 90s, the jazz giant has enlisted his son and grandson for his latest album.

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Gerald Wilson

July 16, 2011 Now in his 90s, the jazz giant has enlisted his son and grandson for his latest album.

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September 20, 2007 Gerald Wilson's Monterey Moods celebrates 50 years of the legendary festival.

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Reviews

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February 22, 2006 Jazz great Gerald Wilson is still going strong at 87. His most recent album is In My Time.

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More Stories

Autumn in Central Park.

November 8, 2007 If you're daydreaming about New York while the leaves change, here's a soundtrack, courtesy of WDUQ.

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Monterey Moods

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  • Album: Monterey Moods
  • Artist: Gerald Wilson Orchestra
 

Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival

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  • Album: Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival
  • Artist: John Handy
 

Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival

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  • Album: Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival
  • Artist: John Handy
  • Label: Koch Jazz
  • Released: 1996
 

Legacy

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  • Album: Legacy
  • Artist: Gerald Wilson Orchestra
  • Label: Mack Avenue
  • Released: 2011
 

In My Time

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  • Album: In My Time
  • Artist: Gerald Wilson Orchestra
  • Label: Mack Avenue
 

Recapturing the Banjo

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  • Album: Recapturing the Banjo
  • Artist: Otis Taylor
  • Label: Telarc
  • Released: 2008
 

Ella and Louis Again

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  • Album: Ella and Louis Again
  • Artist: Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
  • Label: Verve
  • Released: 1957
 

Last Giant: Anthology

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  • Album: Last Giant: Anthology
  • Artist: John Coltrane
  • Label: Rhino
  • Released: 1946
 

Seven Steps: The Complete Columbia Recordings 1963-1964

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  • Album: Seven Steps: The Complete Columbia Recordings 1963-1964
  • Artist: Miles Davis
  • Label: Sony
 

Jazz Memories

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  • Album: Jazz Memories
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: Innerhythmic Foundat