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Bebop Spoken There

Lew Shaw (Syncopated Times' columnist): "My interest [at 95] is in classic jazz. The numbers aren't what they were 40 years ago, but I'm encouraged by the number of young musicians playing that style and the young audiences they attract." - (The Syncopated Times January 2021)

The Things They Say!

Hudson Music: Lance's "Bebop Spoken Here" is one of the heaviest and most influential jazz blogs in the UK.

Rupert Burley (Dynamic Agency): "BSH just goes from strength to strength".


12,369 (and counting) posts since we started blogging 12 years ago. 88 of them this year alone and, so far, 88 this month (Jan. 18).

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Friday, October 15, 2010

Chico Hamilton Quintet in BBC 2 Film

Tomorrow night (Sat Oct 16) on BBC 2 the Chico Hamilton Quintet {Hamilton (dms), Carson Smith (bs), Fred Katz (cello), Jim Hall (soundtrack guitar), Paul Horn (fl.)} appear in the 1957 film The Sweet Smell of Success.
Curtis Counce, Buddy Clark, Conte Candoli and Frank Rosolino are also around.
The film stars Tony Curtis and Burt Lancaster and the score is by Elmer Bernstein.
Thanks to Russell for drawing this to our attention.

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