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

Today Tuesday January 21

Afternoon

Jazz

Classic Swing - The Ship Inn, Front Street, Monkseaton NE25 8DP. Tel: 0191 251 3677. 1:00pm. Free.

Cancelled - room being decorated back on Jan. 28.

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Evening

Air4ce - Cluny 2, Lime St., Newcastle NE1 2PQ. Tel: 0191 230 4474. Doors 7:30pm. £8.00. Ginger Baker tribute featuring regional jazz & blues musicians.

Acoustic Infusion with the Mighty Horns - Forum Music Centre, Borough Road, Darlington DL1 1SG. Tel: 01325 363135. 7:30pm (doors 7:00pm). £5.00.

Blues/Soul/Folk etc.

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Friday, February 24, 2012

Favourite YouTube Clips.

Roly has suggested readers mailing me their favourite YouTube clips and has started the ball rolling with
Billie Holiday - Back in Your Own Backyard.
Some nice Lester Young tenor and some great cat pictures!
Lance - I like this.- Benny Goodman All The Cats Join In. (From the film Make Mine Music.)
Lizfor me..John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman: My One and Only Love.gets me every time!
Kev - The 4th Chair Trumpet Player. A must for all trumpet players!
Kev - A longer version of the above.
Ann Alex - Paul Weller and Amy Winehouse. Don't Go To Strangers.
Miles - Charlie Shavers/Buck Clayton Trumpet Battle.

5 comments :

Anonymous said...

for me..
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman
"My one and only love"
gets me every time!
Liz

Kevin Eland said...

This is my fav and a must for all trumpet players
The Fourth Chair Trumpet Player
Kev

Kevin Eland said...

This is a longer version. I think it;s so funny especially about band leaders!

Ann Alexander said...

My current favourite is Paul Weller and Amy Winehouse 'Don't Go To Strangers' from 2006. Get out your paper hankies before you listen to Amy. We're doing this song at jazz singing just now, but not like this!
Ann Alex

Miles said...

Hi Lance, My you tube pick is Trumpet Battle Charlie Shavers & Buck Clayton.
Miles.
ps Kevin's 4th trumpet is very close to home.