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Michael Finnissy – The History Of Photography In Sound…

My old school chum from my times at Chetham’s School of Music, international concert pianist Ian Pace, has recently released his latest album – a recording of Michael Finnissy’s epic – ‘The History of Photography in Sound’. On the Divine … Continue reading

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Amazing Stunt By Jean-Claude Van Damme… Me & JCVD!

It was on tour with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in Bucharest, Romania, 2011, that I met Hollywood Superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme. I sat by him at breakfast in the five star Radisson Blu Hotel and he proved to be … Continue reading

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A great John Wilbraham Tribute Site…

Take a look at the wonderful tribute site Anthony Kearns has set up to honour the late great trumpeter John Wilbraham. It is full of the history and anecdotes of this giant of the trumpet world. During his research, Anthony … Continue reading

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The Great Maynard Ferguson

Two fabulous press photos of the jazz trumpet legend advertising his ‘Conn Constellation’ trumpet. Maynard Ferguson – Wikipedia Maynard Ferguson’s daughters are currently trying to raise the money to make what could be one of the most interesting jazz biographies … Continue reading

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