[JPL] Flugel Quest
Bob Crispen - Kenton Site
revbob at crispen.org
Wed Jun 27 23:19:32 EDT 2007
The voices are telling me Tom Mallison said on 6/26/2007 11:33 PM:
> I also remember that Maynard Ferguson was using the Flugel Horn back in the
> early 60's.
> I bet some of the Kenton guys used them also.
Indeed. Those of us who thought Marvin Stamm got a really round tone on
his solo on "3x3x2x2x2=72" from the Adventures in Time album should read
the Kenton "Bible" in which it's revealed that he played it on flugel.
All the solo trumpet players in the 1970s Kenton bands played a lot of
And nobody around here mentioned Kenny Wheeler? Shame on you! Go play
some Wheeler on your next show for penance.
For Stan Kenton site correspondence: kenton at crispen dot org
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falls on, it will grind into powder. It just takes time. It takes time.
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