Oral history of jazz in Britain

Chilkes, Jack. (4 of 4). Oral history of jazz in Britain

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:55:00

  • Shelf mark

    C122/202

  • Recording date

    1994-09-29

  • Recording locations

    unknown

  • Interviewees

    Chilkes, Jack 1922-2004 (male)

  • Interviewers

    Simons, Andrew (male)

  • Recordist

    Simons, Andrew

  • Abstract

    Part 4. Continues to play today. Preference for small group work. Young musicians and changing attitudes. Reluctant bandleader. Teaching saxophone. Problem of music colleges. Dislike of free jazz. Respect for Carl Barriteau as multi-instrumentalist, bandleader and stage performer. Leslie Hutchinson. Joe Harriott and Harold McNair. John Coltrane Quartet at London cinema.

  • Description

    Performer notes: Tenor saxophonist and Melodisc label manager, Jack Chilkes, interviewed by Andrew Simons, 29th September 1994.

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