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George Gruntz

George Gruntz was a Swiss jazz pianist, organist, harpsichordist, keyboardist and composer known for the George Gruntz Concert Big Band, and his work with artists such as Phil Woods, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Don Cherry, Chet Baker, Art Farmer, Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin and Mel Lewis.

Gruntz, who was born in Basle, Switzerland, was also an accomplished arranger and composer, having been commissioned by many orchestras and symphonies. From 1972 to 1994 he served as artistic director for the JazzFest Berlin.

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January 16, 2013

George Gruntz Remembered

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2012
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Dig My Trane -...
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2012
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Jazz Soundtrack From...
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2011
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Little Horse - Ho!
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2009
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Trio Tage
JJ-Tracks
2005
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Piano Works II -...
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2005
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