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Gary Burton

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01/23/1943
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Years Active: 
1960-present
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Burton developed a pianistic style of four-mallet technique as an alternative to the usual two-mallets. This approach caused Burton 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 jazz education.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Larry Bunker Quartet 10/22/1963 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
Larry Bunker Quartet 10/23/1963 Shelly's Manne-Hole Hollywood California USA
14th Newport Jazz Festival 07/01/1967 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
14th Newport Jazz Festival 07/02/1967 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
Jazz Expo ’67 10/28/1967 Hammersmith Odeon London Hammersmith England
3rd Annual Boston Globe Jazz Festival 02/16/1968 War Memorial Auditorium Boston Massachusetts USA
15th Newport Jazz Festival 07/04/1968 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
Gary Burton 01/14/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton 01/15/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton 01/16/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton 01/17/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton 01/18/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton 01/19/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 02/21/1969 Carnegie Recital Hall NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/04/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/05/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/06/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/07/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/08/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/09/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/11/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/12/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/13/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/14/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA
Gary Burton Quartet 03/15/1969 Top of the Gate NYC New York USA

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