Guy Barker
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1957-12-26
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Guy Barker Biography (Wikipedia)

Guy Jeffrey Barker MBE (born 26 December 1957) is an English jazz trumpeter and composer. Barker was born in Chiswick, London, the son of an actress and a stuntman. He started playing the trumpet at the age of twelve, and within a year had joined the National Youth Jazz Orchestra. After lessons from Clark Terry in 1975, Barker went on in the 1980s to play with John Dankworth, Gil Evans (with whose orchestra he toured and recorded in 1983), Lena Horne and Bobby Watson.

Barker was a member of Clark Tracey's quintet from 1984 to 1992, and continues to play with Tracey. As a sideman he has played with many major musicians and groups, including Ornette Coleman, Carla Bley, Georgie Fame, James Carter, Mike Westbrook, Frank Sinatra, Colin Towns, Natalie Merchant, ABC, The The, Haircut One Hundred, Erasure, Chris Botti, Wham!, Kajagoogoo, The Housemartins, Matt Bianco, Alphaville, The Style Council, The Moody Blues, Sting, Bucks Fizz, Mike Oldfield, Cleo Laine, Acoustic Alchemy, XTC and Stan Tracey.

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Guy Barker Performances

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George Gershwin
Our Love Is Here To Stay
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Our Love Is Here To Stay
Ian Shaw
Come Fly With Me (live from Friday Night Is Music Night)
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Come Fly With Me (live from Friday Night Is Music Night)
Paloma Faith
Mouth to Mouth (Proms 2014)
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Mouth to Mouth (Proms 2014)
Guy Barker
Underdogs
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Underdogs
Alison Balsom
Gymnopedie No. 3
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Gymnopedie No. 3
Guy Barker
Susannah's Song
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Susannah's Song

Susannah's Song

Composer
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Jim Watons
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Guy Barker
The Lanterne of Light
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The Lanterne of Light
Django Reinhardt
Nuages
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Nuages

Nuages

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Guy Barker Orchestra
Conductor
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Guy Barker
Minnie the Moocher
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Minnie the Moocher

Minnie the Moocher

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Clarke Peters
Calloway and Mills arr Barker
Guy Barker Big Band
Winston Rollins Big Band
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Guy Barker
Battle Royal Medley
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Battle Royal Medley

Battle Royal Medley

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Guy Barker Big Band
Winston Rollins Big Band
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Cab Calloway
Minnie the Moocher
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Minnie the Moocher

Minnie the Moocher

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Cab Calloway
Clarke Peters
Winston Rollins Big Band
The Promunards
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The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band
Song of the Volga Boatmen
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Song of the Volga Boatmen
Tommy Dorsey
Opus 1
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Opus 1

Opus 1

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Tommy Dorsey
Guy Barker Big Band
Winston Rollins Big Band
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Winston Rollins Big Band & The Guy Barker Big Band
Trumpet Blues and Cantabile
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Trumpet Blues and Cantabile
Fletcher Henderson
Sugar Foot Stomp
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Sugar Foot Stomp

Sugar Foot Stomp

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Fletcher Henderson
Winston Rollins Big Band
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Louis Armstrong
West End Blues Struttin With Some Barbecue
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West End Blues Struttin With Some Barbecue

West End Blues Struttin With Some Barbecue

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Louis Armstrong
Guy Barker Big Band
Winston Rollins Big Band
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Clare Teal
Let me off Uptown
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Let me off Uptown
Alison Balsom
Gnossiene No. 3
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Gnossiene No. 3
Andy Park
Lester Leaps In
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Lester Leaps In
Andy Vinter
I Can't Get Started
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I Can't Get Started
Astor Piazzolla
Oblivion - tango
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Oblivion - tango

Oblivion - tango

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Orchestra
Guy Barker Orchestra
Conductor
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Paloma Faith
Freedom (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Freedom (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
The Guy Barker Orchestra
Can't Rely On You (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Can't Rely On You (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Upside Down (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Upside Down (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Picking Up The Pieces (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Picking Up The Pieces (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
The Guy Barker Orchestra
Only Love Can Hurt Like This (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Only Love Can Hurt Like This (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
It's The Not Knowing (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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It's The Not Knowing (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Other Woman (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Other Woman (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Ty Taylor
I'd Rather Go Blind (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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I'd Rather Go Blind (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
The Guy Barker Orchestra
All Night Long (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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All Night Long (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Let Me Down Easy (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Let Me Down Easy (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Taste My Own Tears (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Taste My Own Tears (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Love Only Leaves You Lonely (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Love Only Leaves You Lonely (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Trouble With My Baby (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Trouble With My Baby (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Take Me (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Take Me (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
Paloma Faith
Mouth To Mouth (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Mouth To Mouth (BBC Proms 2014) (feat. Urban Voices Collective)
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Deleted Record (Proms 2015)
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Deleted Record (Proms 2015)
Scott Walker
Lullaby
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Lullaby
Guy Barker
The Soho Symphony
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The Soho Symphony
Guy Barker
Susannah's song
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Susannah's song

Susannah's song

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Guy Barker Band
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Georgie Fame
Rhythm King (feat. Guy Barker, Alan Skidmore & Peter King)
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Rhythm King (feat. Guy Barker, Alan Skidmore & Peter King)
Erik Satie
3 Gymnopedies for piano
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3 Gymnopedies for piano
Anton Ginzburg, Maurice Ravel & Daniil Borisovich Shafran
Piece en forme de Habanera
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Piece en forme de Habanera
Guy Barker
Four
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Four
Maurice Ravel
Piano Concerto in G: 2nd mvt
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Piano Concerto in G: 2nd mvt
Joseph Kosma
Les feuilles mortes
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Les feuilles mortes
Erik Satie
3 Gnossiennes - set 1 for piano
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3 Gnossiennes - set 1 for piano
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Past BBC Events

Prom 35: Story of Swing Proms 2015
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-08-11T15:57:16
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Aug
2015
Prom 35: Story of Swing Proms 2015

Prom 35: Story of Swing Proms 2015

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Friday Night is Music Night: The Sinatra Legacy Friday Night is Music Night
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Cheltenham Jazz Festival Big Top
2015-05-01T15:57:16
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1
May
2015
Friday Night is Music Night: The Sinatra Legacy Friday Night is Music Night

Friday Night is Music Night: The Sinatra Legacy Friday Night is Music Night

20:00
Cheltenham Jazz Festival Big Top
Trish Clowes and Guy Barker with the BBC Concert Orchestra
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Southbank Centre, London
2014-11-18T15:57:16
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18
Nov
2014
Trish Clowes and Guy Barker with the BBC Concert Orchestra

Trish Clowes and Guy Barker with the BBC Concert Orchestra

19:30
Southbank Centre, London
BBC Arts presents Jazz Voice
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Barbican, London
2014-11-14T15:57:16
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14
Nov
2014
BBC Arts presents Jazz Voice

BBC Arts presents Jazz Voice

19:30
Barbican, London
Prom 65: Late Night with … Paloma Faith Proms 2014
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-09-05T15:57:16
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5
Sep
2014
Prom 65: Late Night with … Paloma Faith Proms 2014

Prom 65: Late Night with … Paloma Faith Proms 2014

22:15
Royal Albert Hall

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