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Ronnie Scott's at 50

Synopsis

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1/2. BBC Radio 2 celebrates last week's 50th anniversary of internationally famous Soho jazz club Ronnie Scott 's, started in 1959 by tenor saxophonist and humorist Ronnie Scott (1927-96). Scott's impact on the British jazz scene cannot be overstated, as evidenced by the club's sustained draw for world-class talent, from
Dizzy Gillespie , Sonny Rollins and Stan Getz to Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone. With input by Sonny Rollins , Diana Krall , Monty Alexander ,
Courtney Pine , Guy Barker and Claire Martin. A special concert follows at 7.30, and at 9.15 the second part of this tribute. Producer Phil Critchlow

Contributors

Unknown: Ronnie Scott
Unknown: Ronnie Scott
Unknown: Dizzy Gillespie
Unknown: Sonny Rollins
Unknown: Stan Getz
Unknown: Ella Fitzgerald
Unknown: Nina Simone.
Unknown: Sonny Rollins
Unknown: Diana Krall
Unknown: Monty Alexander
Unknown: Courtney Pine
Unknown: Guy Barker
Unknown: Claire Martin.
Producer: Phil Critchlow






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