John Dankworth

Born 20 September 1927. Died 6 March 2010.
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Jazz Library - Sir John Dankworth

Archive interview in which the late John Dankworth selected some of his finest recordings.

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Sir John Phillip William Dankworth, (20 September 1927 – 6 February 2010), known in his early career as Johnny Dankworth, was an English jazz composer, saxophonist and clarinetist. He was the husband of jazz singer Dame Cleo Laine, who survives him; they married in 1958.

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