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Gary McFarland

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Gary McFarland

Gary McFarland has been played on NTS in shows including If Music, featured first on 13 January 2015. Songs played include Simpatico, Yamaha Mama and Mountain Heir.

Gary McFarland (October 23, 1933 – November 3, 1971) was an influential composer, arranger, vibraphonist and vocalist, prominent on Verve and Impulse! Records during the 1960s, when he made "one of the more significant contributors to orchestral jazz".

McFarland was born in Los Angeles, on October 23, 1933, but grew up in Grants Pass, Oregon. He attained a small following after working with Bill Evans, Gerry Mulligan, Johnny Hodges, John Lewis, Stan Getz, Bob Brookmeyer, and Anita O'Day.

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Simpatico
Gary McFarland, Gabor Szabo
Impulse!1966
Simpatico
Gary McFarland, Gabor SzaboImpulse!1966
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Yamaha Mama
Gary McFarland, Gabor Szabo
Impulse!1966
Yamaha Mama
Gary McFarland, Gabor SzaboImpulse!1966
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Mountain Heir
Gary McFarland
Impulse!1966
Mountain Heir
Gary McFarlandImpulse!1966
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And I Love Her
Gary McFarland
Verve Records0
And I Love Her
Gary McFarlandVerve Records0
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Suzanne
Gary McFarland
Skye Records1970
Suzanne
Gary McFarlandSkye Records1970
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Remember When
Steve Kuhn, Gary McFarland
Impulse!1967
Remember When
Steve Kuhn, Gary McFarlandImpulse!1967
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And I Love Her
Gary McFarland
Verve Records1965
And I Love Her
Gary McFarlandVerve Records1965
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A Hard Day's Night
Gary McFarland
Verve Records1965
A Hard Day's Night
Gary McFarlandVerve Records1965
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