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05/06/2011

Clare Teal presents the finest big band sounds. Including Jimmie Lunceford, Sonny Burke, Johnny Dankworth and Charlie Barnet.
This week Clare also pays tribute to 2 notable musicians who have recently passed away.

Trumpeter Eugene 'Snooky' Young enjoyed a career that went from the Jimmie Lunceford band of the 1930's, through Count Basie, Thad Jones, Doc Severinsen's Tonight Show band through to the Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra of today. She will also be marking the passing of singer and founder of The Four Freshmen, Bob Flanigan.

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Sun 5 Jun 2011 22:00