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Gerald Wilson Orchestra

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Gerald Wilson Orchestra

Gerald Wilson Orchestra has been played on NTS in shows including Sonny Abegaze, featured first on 26 September 2017. Songs played include The Mini Waltz and Viva Tirado.

Gerald Stanley Wilson is a trumpeter, big band bandleader, composer/arranger, and educator. He has been based in Los Angeles since the early 1940s. Wilson was born in Shelby, Mississippi on September 4, 1918. He graduated from Cass Technical High School in Detroit. Wilson joined the Jimmie Lunceford orchestra in 1939, replacing its star trumpeter and arranger Sy Oliver.

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
The Mini Waltz
Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Mack Avenue2007
The Mini Waltz
Gerald Wilson OrchestraMack Avenue2007
Discogs
Viva Tirado
Gerald Wilson Big Band
Pacific Jazz Records1962
Viva Tirado
Gerald Wilson Big BandPacific Jazz Records1962
Discogs