The late Kenny Wheeler jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist and composer, would have been 85 this month.
BBC Omnibus: Big Band
BBC Omnibus: Azimuth w. John Taylor (p) and Norma Winstone (voc)
Kenny Wheeler’s 75th Birthday Gig – Queen Elizabeth Hall, London
Download BBC Radio 3’s broadcast (28.01.05) of the gig featuring “some fully paid-up members of jazz’s hall of fame: vocalist Norma Winstone, alto saxophonist Lee Konitz and tenor saxophonist Evan Parker in a small group setting“, and his big band, featuring “many gallant practitioners of this lost art, including Henry Lowther, Stan Sulzmann, Derek Watkins and Ray Warleigh.”