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Aldgate is an area of Central London, England, within the City of London.
All Blues is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1969 and released on the MPS label.
All Smiles is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1968 and released on the MPS label.
Benjamin Baruch Ambrose (11 September 1896 – 11 June 1971), known professionally as Ambrose or Bert Ambrose, was an English bandleader and violinist.
Bebop or bop is a style of jazz developed in the early to mid-1940s in the United States, which features songs characterized by a fast tempo, complex chord progressions with rapid chord changes and numerous changes of key, instrumental virtuosity, and improvisation based on a combination of harmonic structure, the use of scales and occasional references to the melody.
Benny Green (born Bernard Green; 9 December 1927, Leeds, Yorkshire – 22 June 1998) was a British jazz saxophonist who was also known for his radio shows and books.
Bill Eyden (born William James Eyden, 4 May 1930, Hounslow, Middlesex – 15 October 2004, Isleworth, Middlesex) was an English jazz drummer.
Nii-lante Augustus Kwamlah Quaye (3 September 1921 – 13 March 2000), known professionally as Cab Kaye, was an English jazz singer and pianist of Ghanaian descent.
Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1922 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer.
Central Foundation Boys' School is a voluntary-aided comprehensive secondary school in the London Borough of Islington.
Change of Scenes is an album by saxophonist Stan Getz, Francy Boland and the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band which was released on the Verve label in 1971.
Charles Mingus Jr. (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979) was an American jazz double bassist, pianist, composer and bandleader.
Charles Parker Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as Yardbird and Bird, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
Clarke Boland Big Band en Concert avec Europe 1 is a live album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring a performance recorded in Paris in 1969, originally broadcast on Europe 1 and released on the Tréma label in 1992.
Club Eleven was a nightclub located in London between 1948 and 1950.
Contemporary Records was a jazz record company and label founded by Lester Koenig in Los Angeles in 1951.
Cremation is the combustion, vaporization, and oxidation of cadavers to basic chemical compounds, such as gases, ashes and mineral fragments retaining the appearance of dry bone.
Dave Gelly MBE (born 28 January 1938) is a British jazz critic.
Derek Humble (March 1930-22 February 1971) was an English jazz alto saxophonist.
East London is a popularly and informally defined part of London, capital of the United Kingdom, lying east of the ancient City and north of the River Thames.
Edward F. Davis (March 2, 1922 – November 3, 1986), known professionally as Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.
Faces (subtitled 17 Men and Their Music) is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1968 and released on the MPS label.
Fear Is the Key is a 1972 film directed by Michael Tuchner and based on the 1961 novel of the same name by Alistair MacLean.
Fellini 712 is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1969 and released on the MPS label.
Fresh Sound, or Fresh Sound New Talent, is a jazz record label established in Barcelona, Spain, by Jordi Pujol.
Frith Street is in the Soho area of London.
Gerrard Street is a street in the West End of London, in the Chinatown area.
Golders Green Crematorium and Mausoleum was the first crematorium to be opened in London, and one of the oldest crematoria in Britain.
Handle with Care is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1963 for the Atlantic label.
Henry Shalofsky, better known as Hank Shaw (23 June 1926 — 26 October 2006) was an English bebop jazz trumpeter.
"I Missed Again" is a song from Phil Collins's debut solo album, Face Value.
John Russell "Jack" Parnell (6 August 1923 – 8 August 2010) was an English producer, bandleader and musician.
Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
Joseph Arthurlin "Joe" Harriott (15 July 1928 in Kingston, Jamaica – 2 January 1973 in Southampton, Hampshire) was a Jamaican jazz musician and composer, whose principal instrument was the alto saxophone.
Joel Lane (1963 – 26 November 2013) was a British novelist, short story writer, poet, critic and anthology editor.
John William Frank Critchinson (24 December 1934 – 15 December 2017) also known as "Critch", was an English jazz pianist.
Sir John Phillip William Dankworth, CBE (20 September 1927 – 6 February 2010), also known as Johnny Dankworth, was an English jazz composer, saxophonist, clarinetist and writer of film scores.
John Douglas Surman (born 30 August 1944) is an English jazz saxophone, bass clarinet, and synthesizer player, and composer of free jazz and modal jazz, often using themes from folk music.
Octave John "Johnny" Claes (11 August 1916 – 3 February 1956) was an English-born racing driver who competed for Belgium.
John Arnold Griffin III (April 24, 1928 – July 25, 2008) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.
The Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band was one of the most noteworthy jazz big bands formed outside the United States.
Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler, OC (14 January 1930 – 18 September 2014) was a Canadian composer and trumpet and flugelhorn player, based in the U.K. from the 1950s onwards.
"Lady Madonna" is a song by the Beatles, written by Paul McCartney and credited to Lennon–McCartney.
Latin Kaleidoscope is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1968 and released on the MPS label in Europe and also released in the US on Prestige Records.
Leonard Walter Bush (6 June 1927 – 15 June 2004) was an English jazz double bassist.
This is a list of notable venues where jazz music is played.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Malcolm Cecil (born 9 January 1937) is a British jazz bassist and Grammy Award-winning record producer.
Martin Drew (11 February 1944 – 29 July 2010) was an English jazz drummer, who played with Ronnie Scott between 1975 and 1995, and with Oscar Peterson between 1974 and 2007.
A master of ceremonies, abbreviated M.C. or emcee, also called compère and announcer, is the official host of a ceremony, a staged event or similar performance.
Mike Carr (born Michael Anthony Carr, 7 December 1937, South Shields, County Durham, England – 22 September 2017) was an English jazz organist, pianist and vibraphonist.
More Smiles is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1969 and released on the MPS label.
MPS Records was a German jazz record company and label founded in 1968 by Hans Georg Brunner-Schwer.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Northway Books (Northway Publications) is a publishing company based in London, UK.
November Girl is an album by vocalist Carmen McRae and the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band recorded in London in 1970 and originally released on the Black Lion label in 1975.
Now Hear Our Meanin is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1963 and released on the Columbia label in 1965.
In music, an octet is a musical ensemble consisting of eight instruments or voices, or a musical composition written for such an ensemble.
Off Limits is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band which was released on the Polydor label in 1971.
The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British order of chivalry, rewarding contributions to the arts and sciences, work with charitable and welfare organisations, and public service outside the Civil service.
Out of the Folk Bag is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in Cologne in 1967 for the German Columbia label.
Peter William Chilver (19 October 1924 – 16 March 2008) was a British guitarist and hotelier.
Peter "Pete" Stephen George King (23 August 1929; Bow, London – 20 December 2009) was a British jazz tenor saxophonist.
Peter John King (born 11 August 1940) is an English jazz saxophonist, composer, and clarinetist.
Philip "Phil" Francis Bates (born 19 June 1931) is an English jazz double bassist.
Philip David Charles Collins (born 30 January 1951) is an English drummer, singer-songwriter, record producer and actor.
Philip William Seamen (28 August 1926, Burton upon Trent – 13 October 1972, Lambeth, South London) was an English jazz drummer.
The RMS Queen Mary is a retired British ocean liner that sailed primarily on the North Atlantic Ocean from 1936 to 1967 for the Cunard Line – known as Cunard-White Star Line when the vessel entered service.
Ron Mathewson (born 19 February 1944) is a Scottish jazz double bassist and bass guitarist born in Lerwick, Shetland Isles, Scotland.
Ronnie Scott OBE (born Ronald Schatt, 28 January 1927 – 23 December 1996) was an English jazz tenor saxophonist and jazz club owner.
Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club is a prominent jazz club which has operated in London, England, since 1959.
Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Farrago is a compilation of features from Jazz at Ronnie Scott’s magazine, the house magazine of the famous London jazz venue Ronnie Scott’s Club in Soho which is still in operation after nearly fifty years.
Roy Frederick Budd (14 March 1947 – 7 August 1993) was a British jazz pianist and composer known for his film scores, including Get Carter and The Wild Geese.
Sax No End is an album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band along with guest soloist Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis featuring performances recorded in Germany in 1967 and released on the SABA label.
Soho is an area of the City of Westminster, part of the West End of London.
Terence Alan Milligan, (16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002), known as Spike Milligan, was a British-Irish comedian, writer, poet, playwright and actor.
Stan Getz (born Stanley Gayetski; February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz saxophonist.
Stanley William Tracey CBE (30 December 1926 – 6 December 2013) was a British jazz pianist and composer, whose most important influences were Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk.
Suite Sixteen is an album by vibraphonist Victor Feldman recorded in 1955 which was first released on the British Tempo Records and subsequently released on the Contemporary label in 1958.
George Edward "Ted" Heath (30 March 1902 – 18 November 1969) was an English musician and big band leader.
The Tenor saxophone is a medium-sized member of the saxophone family, a group of instruments invented by Adolphe Sax in the 1840s.
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960.
The Flamingo Club was a nightclub in Soho, London, between 1952 and 1967.
The Jazz Couriers were a British jazz quintet formed in April 1957 and which disbanded in August 1959.
Tito Burns (born Nathan Bernstein, 7 February 1921 – 23 August 2010 - accessed September 2010) was a British musician and impresario, who was active in both jazz and rock and roll.
Anthony John Kronenberg (27 August 1925 – 18 October 1999), known professionally as Tony Crombie, was an English jazz drummer, pianist, bandleader, and composer.
Edward Brian "Tubby" Hayes (30 January 1935 – 8 June 1973) was an English jazz multi-instrumentalist, best known for his tenor saxophone playing in groups with fellow sax player Ronnie Scott and with trumpeter Jimmy Deuchar.
Valerie Sybil Wilmer (born 7 December 1941, Harrogate, England) is a British photographer and writer specialising in jazz, gospel, blues, and British African-Caribbean music and culture.
Dame Vera Margaret Lynn (born 20 March 1917), widely known as "the Forces' Sweetheart", is an English singer of traditional pop, songwriter and actress, whose musical recordings and performances were enormously popular during the Second World War.
Victor Stanley Feldman (7 April 1934 – 12 May 1987) was an English jazz musician, best known as a pianist and percussionist.
17 Men and Their Music is a live album by the Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band featuring performances recorded in West Germany in 1967 and first released on producer Gigi Campi's personal label.