Performance TitleJazz Saturday - New Orleans To Dixieland
Performance Date21 February 1959
Performance DaySaturday
Performance Time19:30
Main PerformersGeorge Melly - vocal,
Betty Smith - saxophone,
George Chisholm - trombone,
Bruce Turner,
Sandy Brown - clarinets,
Ken Rattenbury,
Kenny Ball,
Al Fairweather - trumpets
Orchestra or BandAcker Bilk and His Paramount Jazz Band,
Terry Lightfoot's New Orleans Jazz Men,
Mick Mulligan and His Band,
Diz Disley's String Quintet
Performance NotesThe event was broadcast on BBC Radio Light programme from 20:00-20:30.
Related Archival MaterialProgramme (RAHE/1/1959/26)
RAHE/1/1959/26Jazz Saturday - New Orleans To Dixieland21 February 1959
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CodeName of Performer(s)
DS/UK/9555Melly; George (17 August 1926-5 July 2007); English jazz and blues singer, critic and writer
DS/UK/9846Smith; Betty (1929-2011); British tenor saxophonist, vocalist, bandleader
DS/UK/9556Chisholm; George (1915-1997); Scottish jazz trombonist, vocalist
DS/UK/7468Brown; Alexander 'Sandy' (1929-1975); Scottish jazz clarinetist, band leader, acoustic engineer
DS/UK/7466Rattenbury; Ken (1920-2001); English jazz trumpeter, pianist, composer, author
DS/UK/10285Fairweather; Alastair "Al" (1927-1993); British jazz musician
DS/UK/10286Matthew; Brian (1928-); British broadcaster
DS/UK/10830Bilk; Acker (28 January 1929-2 November 2014); MBE; English clarinetist and vocalist
DS/UK/9487Lightfoot; Terry (1935-2013); British jazz clarinettist and bandleader
DS/UK/7463Mulligan; Peter Sidney "Mick" (1928-2006); English jazz trumpeter, bandleader
DS/UK/11508Ball; Kenny (22 May 1930-7 March 2013); British jazz trumpeter and bandleader
DS/UK/10309Turner; Malcolm Bruce (1922-1993); English saxophonist, clarinetist, bandleader
DS/UK/11512Disley; William Charles "Diz" (1931-2010); Anglo-Canadian jazz guitarist, graphic designer
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