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Dizzy Exhibit J m HERO AND bandleader Dizzy Gillespie recently donated h King Silver Flair trumpet to TI., Smithsonian National Museum of American history. The instr~ m a t , which he used constantly from 1972, became part of the museum's growing jazz collection. The highly individual trump was intricately hand-engraved it,

1972 by Robert Morgan of Ohio. The jazz collection at the museui preserves jazz material for posteriry, and has promoted concerts and released recordings of these - 01 by Dizzy himself, in k t . The museum is located at 14th and Constitution Avenue, Washington DC and is open to the public for lectures, concerts and other pmgcammes.

Sweet Music

Dizzy: thr tr/fl/~pcf

HARRY'SWEETS'Edison plays a BASS CLEF, few dakes in Britain in F e b m a ~ ' (Ist) lunch: Morley College The dates so far are:- (20) Colches- Big Band; eve: Lol ter Art Centre; (21) Cambridge


Country Farmem Club; (25) Hull, (3rd) Jazz Renegades Piper Club. (5th) Weller Spring

(8th) lunch: Trinity Cdlege

ASTON Barton Arms

(6th) P e n King (13th) Jerry U n d e t w d I J e r r y

Shepherd (20th) I an Ellis (27th) Jamie TalbotJSimon

Purcell 100 CLUB, W1

(1st) Bhundu Boys (5th) Jazz Warriors & The

Guest Stars (7th) New Rhythm Orchestra

& Harry Gold ( l l th) Mingus Music (13th) Johnny Mars Blues

Band (14th) Max Collie's Rhythm

Aces (20th) Blues'nTrouble

Big Band (14th) Valentine Party (15th) lunch: Guildhall Big

Band; eve: District Six (18th) Richard MilesIGuy

Barker Extravaganza (19th) Jeff Castle Star People (20th) The Rose Of London

(Afro brazilian) (22nd) lunch: Royal Academy

Big Band (25th) John EtheridgeIGary

Boyle (26th) Guildhall Singers &

Cleveland Watkiss *Weds/Thurs:Late night jam sessions CHELTENHAM uucri( Hotcl (27th) Johnny Griffin

CHELTENHAM Everyman Theatre

(9th) Loose Tubes (16th) Ronnie Scott OXFORD Jazz Club

(6th) Jazz Quorum (13th) ClarWKane Quintet (27th) Terry Hutchins Quintet OXFORD St Pauls (21st) Alan Elsdon All Star

Jazz SHEFFIELD Lcadmill

(28th Jan) Teddy Edwards

Quintet (4th) Junior Watson &

Mighty Flyers Bluesband (8th) (lunch) Human Chain (15th) (lunch) Big Joe Duskin (18th) Martin Taylor (24th) Johnny Griffin BIRMINGHAM Triangle Ans Centre (10th) Dave Holland Quintet BIRMINGHAM Grand Hotcl (22nd) Johnny Griffin

RONNIE SCOTT'S,W 1 (2-1 5th) Dave Holland Quintet (16-27th) Joe Henderson

Quartet (28th) Stan Tracey 15-piece

Orchestra CARDIFF Four Bars Inn

(3rd) Teddy Edwards (8th) Icon Jazzmen I (9th) Welsh Jazz Orchestra (12th) Dick Mwrissey Quanet (24th) Harry S w ~ sEd k n (27th) Q BRIGHTON Jazz Club

(8th) C1af.k Tracey Quartet ( 13th) G e o g e Masso (2 1st) Johnny Griffin (27th) C h a r l i e R o u s e I S t a n


(4th) Norman Bc&w Blues

Band ( l l th) Gailfotfe (18th) Human Chein (25th) Bobby Wellins Quartet

(6th) Martin SpeakdJulian


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