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Octobop

Cool jazz. Images of the early days on the West Coast when new ideas, harmonies, ensemble playing and great improvisation were all happening. Recreating and updating that experience is the mission of Octobop. Performing and promoting the music that began with The Birth of the Cool -- and the innovations of Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker, Shorty Rogers, Bud Shank, Bob Cooper, Dave Pell, Jimmy Guiffre, and Howard Rumsey among others -- Octobop makes cool jazz hot again

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Henry Mancini Henry Mancini
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Eden Atwood Eden Atwood
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Charles Davis Charles Davis
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Bob Lark Bob Lark
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Boz Scaggs Boz Scaggs
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