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Acker Bilk Dies

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Acker Bilk Dies

Jazz musician, Acker Bilk has died at the age of 85.
He was a great clarinetist who will be sadly missed.
Acker Bilk Dies
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A great musician
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Re: Acker Bilk Dies

I remember that Acker Bilk and Kenny Ball always seemed to be vying to be the top jazz band.
Back in the day every time a jazz band popped up on the telly you could guarantee it would be either Acker or Kenny.
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Re: Acker Bilk Dies

The other one was Johnnie |Dankworth. All great jazz people.