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Clare devotes the programme to the music of Quincy Jones. Playing tunes from his early years in the trumpet section of Lionel Hampton's band, through to his work with Dizzy Gillespie and on to his arranging credits for Count Basie, Lionel Hampton and his old friend Ray Charles

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Lionel Hampton


    • Lionel Hampton Classics 1951-1953.
    • Classics.
    • 1429.
  • Clifford Brown Big Band

    Bum's Rush

    • Clifford Brown Big Band.
    • Vogue.
    • 600025.
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    I Can't Get Started

    • Dizzy Gillespie And His Big Band.
    • Fresh Sound Records.
    • FSR CD 585.
  • Dinah Washington

    Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby

    • The Swingin’ Miss D.
    • Verve.
    • 558 0742.
  • The Quincy Jones Big Band


    • Nat King Cole – Quincy Jones And His Big Band.
    • Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series.
    • Vol.33 02332.
  • Nat King Cole And Quincy Jones Big Band

    Joe Turner's Blues

    • Nat King Cole – Quincy Jones And His Big Band.
    • Swiss Radio Days Jazz Series Vol.33 02332.
    • Vol.33 02332.
  • Ray Charles

    One Mint Julep

    • Genius + Soul = Jazz.
    • Actual.
    • 505.022.2.
  • Quincy Jones

    Soul Bossa Nova

    • Straight No Chaser, The Many Faces Of Quincy Jones.
    • Universal Jazz.
    • 541 5422.
  • The Quincy Jones Big Band


    • Straight No Chaser, The Many Faces Of Quincy Jones.
    • Universal Jazz.
    • 541 5422.
  • Count Basie

    Meet B.B.

    • Count Basie Plays Neal Hefti And Quincy Jones.
    • Vogue.
    • VJD 558/A.
  • Frank Sinatra And Count Basie

    Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)

    • It Might As Well Be Swing.
    • Reprise.
    • 7599 01012-2.
  • Quincy Jones and His Orchestra

    Pink Panther Theme

    • Quincy Jones Explores the Music Of Henry Mancini.
    • Verve.
    • 060251 7995741.
  • Quincy Jones Studio Band

    On Days Like These

    • The Italian Job Original Soundtrack.
    • MCA.
    • 112 4882.
  • Quincy Jones


    • Smackwater Jack.
    • Verve.
    • 0602527 068909.
  • Quincy Jones and Sammy Nestico Orchestra

    Hard Sock Dance

    • Basie And Beyond.
    • Qwest/Warner Bros.
    • 9362 477922.

Quincy Jones poring over a score

Quincy Jones - Birth of a Band album cover

Quincy Jones - Great Wide World Of.... album cover

Concerts for the Coming Week

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Southside Big Band

With Matthew Ford

West Midlands Travel Club

Kings Heath



Thursday 13 June

Five Star Swing

Rhodes Arts Centre

Bishop’s Stortford


Friday 14 June

Salisbury Big Band

South Wiltshire Golf Club



Saturday 15 June

Manhattan Sound Big Band

New Mill Club



Saturday 15 June

Pasadena Roof Orchestra

No.8 Arts Centre



Saturday 15 June

La’al Big Band

Seacote Hotel

St. Bees



Saturday 15 June

Swinging at the Cotton Club Revue

Feat. Harry Strutters Hot Rhythm Orchestra

Apex Theatre

Bury St. Edmunds


Saturday 15 June

Out of the Blue Jazz Orchestra

National Trust Grounds

Baddesley Clinton

Nr. Solihull


Sunday 16 June

Cedars Big Band

Cedars Inn


Nr. Barnstaple


Sunday 16 June

Piccadilly Dance Orchestra

With Len Goodman

De Montfort Hall


(Matinee tea dance)


Sunday 16 June

Five Star Swing

Playhouse Theatre



Sunday 16 June


The Hideaway



Sunday 16 June

Swing Unlimited Big Band

Embley Park



Sunday 16 June

Girls Only Jazz Orchestra

Highcliff Castle



Sunday 16 June

Echo Four Two Big Band

Valley Gardens