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Bebop Spoken There

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Today Monday January 20



Jazz in the Afternoon - Cullercoats Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 4QS. Tel: 0191 253 0242. 1:00pm. Free admission.



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Friday, March 29, 2013

Eric Delaney and WYJO

Eileen Smith kindly sent me this magnificent photo of the late Eric Delaney performing with the Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra.
What a player, what a character and what a great loss!


Stuart Davies (on Facebook). said...

I remember that gig. You can just see my head popping out of the tom tom. He was great to work with and he swung hard.

Lance said...

What year Stuart?

Stuart Davies (on Facebook). said...

I reckon '96 or '97.