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Jazz Scene


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at the Ronnie Scott Club
The last in a series of weekly programmes featuring some of Britain's top jazz artists at Europe's No 1 Jazz Club
The Alan Skidmore Quintet
Alan Skidmore (tenor saxophone), Kenny Wheeler (trumpet/flugel horn), John Taylor (piano), Harry Miller (bass), Tony Oxley (drums)
Alan Skidmore is the son of one of the original post-war jazz musicians who made their mark in groups like those of John Dankworth and Humphrey Lyttelton , and has followed very much in his father's footsteps in attaining a reputation as a driving, forceful tenor saxophone player, although his style is, to say the least, updated. This year he and his Quintet were placed first in the International Jazz Festival held annually in Montreux, Switzerland. His partner in the front line is a brilliant trumpet and flugel horn player, Kenny Wheeler, a musician's musician.
Introduced by Ronnie Scott



Saxophonist: Alan Skidmore
Trumpeter/flugel horn: Kenny Wheeler
Pianist: John Taylor
Bass: Harry Miller
Drummer: Tony Oxley
Presenter: Ronnie Scott
Lighting: Hugh Cartwright
Sound: Graham Haines
Design: Lesley Bremness
Production: Terry Henebery

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