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Gary Burton to Host SIRIUS Show

Grammy award-winning jazz vibraphonist Gary Burton (pictured) is set to host a new weekly Sirius Satellite Radio music program, Artist’s Choice with Gary Burton.

Over his long career, Burton has worked with greats such as Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Chick Corea, Stan Getz and George Shearing. He was awarded his first Grammy in 1972 for Best Jazz Solo Instrumental Performance for his album Alone At Last . Burton is also a renowned music educator, and has served as professor and dean at Berklee College of Music in Boston for 33 years. Burton has since stepped down from his leadership role at Berklee to concentrate on recording and his new show on SIRIUS.

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