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Here’s a great compilation 4-CD album on all the Gigi Gryce/Donald Byrd Jazz Lab sessions. “The Donald Byrd and Gigi Gryce Complete Jazz Lab Sessions” is an all- in-one package of very forward-looking arrangements and played by legendary Jazz musicians. The description below will help you learn more about this Jazz collector’s dream which includes all the recorded formulas that were experimented on and released by Donald Byrd and Gigi Gryce from their “Jazz Lab.” If you are further interested in “all” of Gigi Gryce remarkable work, then you should visit Noal Cohen’s Jazz Historical Website. Noal has also written a book about Gigi Gryce named “Rat Race Blues: The Musical Life of Gigi Gryce.” This album is a must-have!

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This four-disc collection contains all of the recordings of one of the most interesting jazz groups from the late ‘50s, the Jazz Lab, compiled here for the first time ever on one release. Co-led by Gigi Gryce and Donald Byrd, this set comprises the group’s five original studio albums (including all existing supplementary tunes and alternate takes from the sessions), presented here in their entirety and in chronological order. This edition also includes the Jazz Lab’s only known live performance, taped at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1957. As a bonus, a complete Oscar Pettiford….Read More

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