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Bebop Spoken There

Bud Powell: "See this? [plays piano run] A'int no horn player in the world can outrun a piano player." (Album notes from 'The Complete Bud Powell on Verve').

Jan Garbarek: "He [Dexter Gordon] was like the King of Scandanavia" (Jazz Review May 2002).

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Today Friday June 24

Afternoon
Rendezvous Jazz - Monkseaton Arms, Whitley Bay NE25 8DP. 1pm. Free. 0191 2513928.
James Birkett & Bradley Johnston - Lit & Phil, 23 Westgate Rd., Newcastle NE1 1SE. 1pm. £4.
Evening
Sue Richardson 'Too Cool' - Jazz Café, 25 Pink Lane, Newcastle NE1 5DW. 9:00pm. £10.00. (£8.00 concessions ) JNE.
Customs House Big Band w. Ruth Lambert - Ushaw College, nr. Durham DH9 7HL 7:30pm. £7.
Hannah Taylor/Alix Shepherd - Redwood Bar, Vermont Hotel, Castle Garth, Newcastle NE1 1RQ. 6pm Free. 0191 2331010.
Federation of the Disco Pimp w. Pee Wee Ellis - Hoochie Coochie, 54 Pilgrim St., Newcastle NE1 6SF. 9pm. £8.
Hapsburg Braganza; Paul Taylor; Zasso Fukei; Jewel - Globe, 11 Railway St., Newcastle NE4 7AD. 8pm. £5..
‘Frankly Sinatra’ Stephen Triffitt & orchestra - Empire Theatre & Cinema, Front Street, Consett. DH8 5AB. Tel: 01207 218171. 7:30pm. £20.00.
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Monday, November 19, 2012

Preview of the DeJohnette gig at The Sage

If there are any out there who still haven't made up their mind about Wednesday's Jack DeJohnette concert at The Sage - a read of the LondonJazz review of the great drummer's gig at The Queen Elizabeth Hall may tip the balance.
Lance..

1 comment :

  1. I guess it will be impossible to book a drummer for love nor money on Wednesday - well maybe for money.

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Bebop Spoken Here -- Here, being the north-east of England -- centred in the blues heartland of Newcastle and reaching down to the Tees Delta and looking upwards to the Land of the Kilt.
Not a very original title, I know; not even an accurate one as my taste, whilst centred around the music of Bird and Diz, extends in many directions and I listen to everything from King Oliver to Chick Corea and beyond. Not forgetting the Great American Songbook the contents of which has provided the inspiration for much great jazz and quality popular singing for round about a century.
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