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JazzTimes Magazine
Bright Moments With George Coleman - By David R. Adler — Jazz Articleswhen I was there and he heard me play. I was probably playing with Walter Perki
Bright Moments With George Coleman - By David R. Adler — Jazz Articles
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
when I was there and he heard me play. I was probably playing with Walter Perkins during that time, the MJT+3. So Lee told Alfred Lion and they sent me a plane ticket and I came to New York with my alto and tenor, and I did the date. And then I... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Rudy Van Gelder, legendary jazz recording engineer, dieslocal musicians. One of his friends, saxophonist Gil Melle, introduced him to B
Rudy Van Gelder, legendary jazz recording engineer, dies
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted a month ago
local musicians. One of his friends, saxophonist Gil Melle, introduced him to Blue Note Records founder and producer Alfred Lion in 1953. He soon became the main recording engineer for the independent jazz label, using innovative... Read more
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Salon.com
Rudy Van Gelder, legendary jazz recording engineer, dieslocal musicians. One of his friends, saxophonist Gil Melle, introduced him to B
Rudy Van Gelder, legendary jazz recording engineer, dies
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
local musicians. One of his friends, saxophonist Gil Melle, introduced him to Blue Note Records founder and producer Alfred Lion in 1953. He soon became the main recording engineer for the independent jazz label, using innovative... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen native Rudy Van Gelder, sound man for jazz legends, dies at 91grew, and with a $2,000 loan from his parents he built a control room off the f
Bergen native Rudy Van Gelder, sound man for jazz legends, dies at 91
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
grew, and with a $2,000 loan from his parents he built a control room off the family living room. Blue Note Records founder Alfred Lion made the pilgrimage to Hackensack and invited Van Gelder to record his artists. “The whole thing has been... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Rudy Van Gelder Dies at 91Englewood Cliffs, N.J. He was 91. Working diligently to meet the demanding sta
Rudy Van Gelder Dies at 91
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 1 months ago
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. He was 91. Working diligently to meet the demanding standards of Blue Note co-founder and producer Alfred Lion, Van Gelder recorded most of the label’s canonized LPs, first in his studio built into his parents’ home in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Rudy Van Gelder, Hackensack native and influential recording engineer, dies at 91grew, and with a $2,000 loan from his parents he built a control room off the f
Rudy Van Gelder, Hackensack native and influential recording engineer, dies at 91
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
grew, and with a $2,000 loan from his parents he built a control room off the family living room. Blue Note Records founder Alfred Lion made the pilgrimage to Hackensack and invited Van Gelder to record his artists. “The whole thing has been... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. jazz giant Rudy Van Gelder, who recorded John Coltrane, Miles Davis, dead at 91Only once my mother left me a note asking me to do a better job tidying up.")
N.J. jazz giant Rudy Van Gelder, who recorded John Coltrane, Miles Davis, dead at 91
NJ.com / Posted 1 months ago
Only once my mother left me a note asking me to do a better job tidying up.") Word of his talent eventually reached Alfred Lion, the co-founder of Blue Note Records, and — in his late twenties — Van Gelder's jazz recording career began to... Read more
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