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Doug Munro

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Doug Munro is a critically acclaimed New York-based jazz guitarist. Since 1986 he has released 20 albums as a leader and has appeared on over 100 recordings as a sideman, producer, and arranger, working with artists like Dr. John, Michael Brecker, and Dr. Lonnie Smith. He has over 75 published compositions and over 300 recorded arrangements to his credit. In the recording field, Doug has received two Grammy nominations and two NAIRD awards. His 2011 release, A Very Gypsy Christmas was a top 5 pick by the Wall Street Journal. Amazon.com picked Boogaloo to Beck, which he arranged, co- produced, and on which he played, as a Top Ten Jazz CD of 2003

Album

Putt Lake Toodleloo

Label: GotMusic Records
Released: 2022
Track listing: Putt Lake Toodleloo; Traffic Jam; Rhumba Gitane; I'm Confessin'; Struttin'; Psycho Samba; Castyourfatetothewindcriedmary; Doug's Bolero; Black Hole Sun; Black Nilke; Manior De Mes Reves (Django's Castle); Honey Pie; Down By The Riverside

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Soul Serenade-The Gloria Lynne Project

Label: M&M Records
Released: 2018
Track listing: 1. SOMEWHERE IN THE NIGHT 4:35 Billy May / Milton Raskin / Screen Gems-EMI Music Inc. / BMI 2. NOTHING EVER CHANGES MY LOVE FOR YOU 4:59 Jack Segal / Marvin Fischer / Fred Fischer / Sony / ATV Tunes LLC / ASCAP 3. SOUL SERENADE 4:34 Curtis Ousley / Luther Dixon / EMI Longitude Music / BMI 4. FOR YOU 3:30 Joe Burke /Al Dubin / Warner Bros Inc. / ASCAP 5. BLUE GARDENIA 5:07 Bob Russell / Lester Lee / Warner Bros & Harrison Music Group / ASCAP 6. THE JAZZ IN YOU 5:31 Chris Towns / Luther Dixon / Songs of Universal Inc. / BMI 7. HAPPY SHOES 4:33 Bobby Scott / Richard Alhert / Amber Leigh Music Inc. / ASCAP 8. SWEET PUMPKIN 3:47 Dr. Ronnell Bright / THGIRB Music / ASCAP 9. OUT OF THIS WORLD 4:05 Harold Arlen / Johnny Mercer / Edwin Morris H Co Inc. / Chappell Morris ASCAP 10. SPEAKING OF HAPPINESS 3:52 Jimmy Radcliffe / Buddy Scott / Lucky Duck Music / Songs of Media Creature Universal Songs of Polygram International Inc. / BMI 11. THAT’S NO JOKE 4:08 Joe Bailey / Rightsong Music Inc. / BMI 12. HE NEEDS ME 4:57 Arthur Hamilton / Mark VII LTD / ASCAP 13. LET’S TAKE AN OLD FASHIONED WALK 3:27 Irving Berlin / Berlin Irving Music Corp / ASCAP 14. SERENADE IN BLUE 6:14 Harry Warren / Mack Gordon / Warner Bros Music Corp / ASCAP

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The Jazz in You

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Label: M&M Records
Released: 2018
Duration: 05:31

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The Harry Warren Song Book

Label: GotMusic Records
Released: 2017
Track listing: Lullaby Of Broadway; (I’ve Got A Girl In) Kalamazoo; Serenade In Blue; Nagasaki; Jeepers Peepers; I Only Have Eyes For You; Chattanooga Choo Choo; The More I See You; September In The Rain; Blues For Harry; Forty Second Street; We’re In The Money; Boulevard Of Broken Dreams; You Again; You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby; At Last.

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Article: Under the Radar

Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 2

Read "Jazz Education: The Next Generation, Part 2" reviewed by Karl Ackermann


Part 1 of Jazz Education: The Next Generation explored how the early days of music and--specifically--jazz music was approached through various channels of formal education. The long, arduous process of creating an accepting environment for jazz education necessitated moving the art form from a vaudevillian status through a firewall of academic elitism and prejudice to a ...

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Article: Album Review

Doug Munro And La Pompe Attack: The Harry Warren Song Book

Read "The Harry Warren Song Book" reviewed by Roger Farbey


Doug Munro is the great nephew of Harry Warren who was the first major American songwriter to compose specifically for films. All the tunes on this CD are from movies with the exception of two Munro originals, “Blues For Harry" and “You Again" and barring those two and “Nagasaki," were all written in the 1930s and ...

News: Birthday

Jazz Musician of the Day: Doug Munro

Jazz Musician of the Day: Doug Munro

All About Jazz is celebrating Doug Munro's birthday today! Doug is a critically acclaimed New York jazz guitarist. Since 1987 he has released eleven albums as a leader and has appeared on over 50 recordings as a sideman, producer, and arranger working with a diverse array of artists including Dr. John, Michael Brecker, and Dr. Lonnie ...

News: Birthday

Jazz Musician of the Day: Doug Munro

Jazz Musician of the Day: Doug Munro

All About Jazz is celebrating Doug Munro's birthday today! Doug is a critically acclaimed New York jazz guitarist. Since 1987 he has released eleven albums as a leader and has appeared on over 50 recordings as a sideman, producer, and arranger working with a diverse array of artists including Dr. John, Michael Brecker, and Dr. Lonnie ...

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News: Education

Litchfield Jazz Camp Announces Two New Courses And Select Places Still Available

Litchfield Jazz Camp Announces Two New Courses And Select Places Still Available

Kent, CT: Litchfield Jazz Camp (est. 1997) is excited to announce new course offerings for 2012. Guitarist and Camp Teaching Artist Doug Munro will offer a College Prep Seminar during sessions three (7/22-7/27), four (7/29-8/3), and five (8/5-8/10). Doug, who is a Professor of Music at SUNY Purchase and founder of their Jazz Program, will offer ...


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