Bebop Spoken There
Johnny Dankworth: "[on British Trad] If you want to get ahead get a hat." - (Melody Maker July 23, 1960). From Colin Aitchison's amazing collection).
Today Sunday August 2
Musicians Unlimited Big Band - Park Inn, Park Rd., Hartlepool TS26 9HU. Free. 1pm.
Monday, May 06, 2013
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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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