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Chris Barber announced his retirement in 2019. In this edition a reflection on his unique contribution to jazz, and his influences in the world of jazz.

A celebration of the unique career of Chris Barber who announced his retirement in 2019. Two jazzmen who knew him well, Mike Pointon and John Crocker, join in a discussion of the important place Chris has held in his remarkable career, with some of his significant recordings, and with some of the celebrated artists he brought to Britain - Brownie McGhee, Muddy Waters, Albert Nicholas, and Edmund Hall among them, plus Otillie Patterson and Van Morrison.

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