The Mike Westbrook Concert Band – ‘Celebration’

August 5, 1967

Recorded July 29 & August 5, 1967, London. Deram SML 1013 (UK) [LP], Deram 844852-2 (UK) [CD].

Dave Holdsworth, trumpet, flugelhorn; Dave Perrottet, valve trombone; Malcolm Griffiths, trombone; Tom Bennellick, French horn; George Smith, tuba; Mike Osborne, alto saxophone; Bernie Living, alto saxophone, flute; Dave Chambers, tenor saxophone, clarinet; John Surman, baritone and soprano saxophones, bass clarinet; Mike Westbrook, piano; Harry Miller, bass; Alan Jackson, drums

Pastoral (Westbrook) 2:42

Awakening (Surman) 6:02

Parade (westbrook) 4:30

Echoes And Heroics (Westbrook) 8:17

A Greeting (Westbrook) 5:43

Image (Surman) 6:38

Dirge (Surman) 4:16

Portrait (Westbrook) 7:33


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