Kenny Wheeler
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Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler, OC (14 January 1930 – 18 September 2014) was a Canadian composer and trumpet and flugelhorn player, based in the U.K. from the 1950s onwards. Most of his performances were rooted in jazz, but he was also ...

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Biography

Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler, OC (14 January 1930 – 18 September 2014) was a Canadian composer and trumpet and flugelhorn player, based in the U.K. from the 1950s onwards.

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For Tracy
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For Tracy For Tracy For Tracy For Tracy
Kenny Wheeler
Closing (The Sweet Time Suite)
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Closing (The Sweet Time Suite) Closing (The Sweet Time Suite) Closing (The Sweet Time Suite) Closing (The Sweet Time Suite)
Kenny Wheeler
The Long Waiting
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The Long Waiting The Long Waiting The Long Waiting The Long Waiting
John Taylor, Kenny Wheeler, Kenny Wheeler, John Abercrombie Quartet & Norma Winstone
Know Where You Are
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Know Where You Are Know Where You Are Know Where You Are Know Where You Are
John Taylor, Kenny Wheeler, Kenny Wheeler & John Abercrombie
Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening
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Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening
John Taylor, Kenny Wheeler, Kenny Wheeler & Norma Winstone
Toot-Toot
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Toot-Toot Toot-Toot Toot-Toot Toot-Toot
John Dankworth Band, Kenny Wheeler, Kenny Wheeler & Tony Coe
Altisidora
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Altisidora Altisidora Altisidora Altisidora
Kenny Wheeler
Part 1 (The Sweet Time Suite)
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Part 1 (The Sweet Time Suite) Part 1 (The Sweet Time Suite) Part 1 (The Sweet Time Suite) Part 1 (The Sweet Time Suite)
John Stevens, Paul Rutherford, Kenny Wheeler, Bruce Cale, Spontaneous Music Ensemble & Trevor Watts
Travellin’ Together
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Travellin’ Together Travellin’ Together Travellin’ Together Travellin’ Together
Adriano Adewale, Kenny Wheeler, Giorgio Serci, Giorgio Serci & Filomena Campus
Momentum
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Momentum Momentum Momentum Momentum
Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra, Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra, Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra & Kenny Wheeler
Cuchulain
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Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra
Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra
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Bobby Lamb Ray Premru Orchestra
Gwilym Simcock
Everyone’s Song But My Own
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Everyone’s Song But My Own Everyone’s Song But My Own Everyone’s Song But My Own Everyone’s Song But My Own
Kenny Wheeler
For Tracy
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For Tracy For Tracy For Tracy For Tracy
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Sweet Time Suite: Part I - Opening
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Sweet Time Suite: Part I - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part I - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part I - Opening Sweet Time Suite: Part I - Opening
Kenny Wheeler
Angel Song
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Angel Song Angel Song Angel Song Angel Song
Kenny Wheeler
Sweet Time Suite: Part VI - Consolation
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Sweet Time Suite: Part VI - Consolation Sweet Time Suite: Part VI - Consolation Sweet Time Suite: Part VI - Consolation Sweet Time Suite: Part VI - Consolation
Kenny Wheeler
Sweet Dulcinea Blue
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Sweet Dulcinea Blue Sweet Dulcinea Blue Sweet Dulcinea Blue Sweet Dulcinea Blue
Kenny Wheeler
"1 for 5" - 2nd movt
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"1 for 5" - 2nd movt "1 for 5" - 2nd movt "1 for 5" - 2nd movt "1 for 5" - 2nd movt
Dave Holland, Kenny Wheeler, Lee Konitz & Bill Frisell
Nonetheless
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Nonetheless Nonetheless Nonetheless Nonetheless
London Vocal Project, Kenny Wheeler & Norma Winstone
Breughel
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Breughel Breughel Breughel Breughel
Kenny Wheeler
The Broken Heart
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The Broken Heart The Broken Heart The Broken Heart The Broken Heart
Kenny Wheeler
Four Five Six
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Four Five Six Four Five Six Four Five Six Four Five Six
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Biography

Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler, OC (14 January 1930 – 18 September 2014) was a Canadian composer and trumpet and flugelhorn player, based in the U.K. from the 1950s onwards.

Most of his performances were rooted in jazz, but he was also active in free improvisation and occasionally contributed to rock music recordings. Wheeler wrote over one hundred compositions and was a skilled arranger for small groups and larger ensembles.

Wheeler was the patron of the Royal Academy Junior Jazz course.

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