WHEELER ON TOUR AT 80

WHEELER ON TOUR AT 80

Trumpeter Kenny Wheeler plays six dates with his big band in October to mark his 80th birthday.

They are: The Anvil, Basingstoke (21 October, tel 01256 844244), The Venue, Leeds College of Music (24, 0113 222 3434), Turner Sims Hall, Southampton (22, 023 8059 5151), The Sage, Gateshead (27, 0191 443 4661), Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester (23, 0161 907 5555) and Belfast Festival at Queens (28, 02890 97 11 97).

The all-star lineup is Kenny Wheeler (flh, t); Diana Torto (v), Pete Churchill (cond), Henry Lowther, Derek Watkins, John Barclay and Nick Smart (t), Stan Sulzman (ss), Ray Warleigh (as), Duncan Lamont (ts), Evan Parker (ts), Julian Argüelles (bar), Dave Horler, Mark Nightingale, Barnaby Dickinson (tb), Dave Stewart (btb), John Taylor (p), John Parricelli (g), Chris Laurence (b) and Martin France (d). The tour is organised by www.sounduk.net

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