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BBC JAZZ FROM THE 70S AND 80S Volume 1

BBC JAZZ FROM THE 70S AND 80S Volume 1
£12.99
CD / Product Number: URCD152

These CDs are a sequel to our BBC Jazz Club series, taking the history of British jazz from the 50s right through to the 80s when the BBC first began to use stereo sound in their broadcasts. Here we feature five bands - The John Barnes/Roy Williams Quintet - The Pat Halcox All Stars - The Sammy Rimington Band - The Alan Elsdon Jazz Band and Humphrey Lyttelton and His Band. Volume 2 is on URCD153 and Volume 3 is on URCD155

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BBC JAZZ FROM THE 70S AND 80S Vol 1

Tracks 1 to 3 Humphrey Lyttelton and His Band
Tracks 4 to 6 Alan Elsdon Jazz Band
Tracks 7 to 9 Sammy Rimington Band
Tracks 10 to 12 Pat Halcox All Stars
Tracks 13 to 15 John BarnesRoy Williams Quintet

1. Sir Humph’s Delight
2. Echoes of Harlem
3. Fickle Fanny Strikes Again
4. Swing That Music
5. Two Deuces
6. Papa Dip
7. Little Girl
8. Take the A Train
9. Lou-esy-an-i-a
10. China Boy
11. Exactly Like You
12. Flintstones Theme
13. People will say we’re in Love
14. California here I Come
15. Do You Know What it Means to Miss New Orleans

Reviews of This Recording

Altogether a well-selected hugely representative reminder of the fine things that were happening on our side of ther pond two decades past. Music of flavour to savour. Jazz Rag