GEORGE GEE

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Bandleader George Gee believes that big band music is an original American art form that continues to evolve. Without question, the George Gee Jazz Orchestra sound is strongly centered in the original swing era, but the goal is not a strict re-creation. Rather, this band is a living, breathing artistic entity. He and his musicians pay homage to the roots of the classic big band sound, yet still add personal imprints to the music. Even familiar arrangements of “Take the A Train” and “All the Cats Join in” are given a fresh and modern swing feel.

Which brings us to another strength of the GGJO: Fluidly bridging the gap between the swing, bebop and modern eras. Many examples of this fusion can be found on the recording “John Dokes Sings, George Gee Swings,” prominently featuring frequent collaborator and vocalist John Dokes, creating a “danceable bebop” flavor. The theme for this collection
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Buddha Boogie
Big Band 1999
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Settin' the Pace
Big Band 2004
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If Dreams Come True
Big Band 2007
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Swing Makes You Happy!
Big Band 2014

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Swingin' Live!
Big Band 1986
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Swingin' Away
Big Band 2000
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Swingin' At Swing City Zurich
Big Band 2003

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