The alternate version of ‘Night Lights ‘ was issued.
The master version of ‘Night Lights’ was playing piano by Gerry Mulligan.
But the latter version was playing on clarinet by the leader.
Recorded data is following.
GERRY MULLIGAN QUINTET AND STRINGS
Gerry Mulligan (bars, cl*), Pete Jolly (p, celeste), John Gray or Jimmy Helms (g), Jimmy Bond (b), Hal Blaine (dm) + 10-piece string group lead by Harry Bluestone (concert master),
Julian Lee (arr, cond)
Hollywood, CA., October 20-22, 1965
The alternate version ‘The Lonely Nights’ was launched as complete studio recordings in 2005.
‘The Lonely Nights’ was released after Mr.Yui passed away.