Hugo Rasmussen (bass) and Benjamin Koppel (alto sax) celebrate Ellington. With them on stage was the living legend Peter King (alto sax) from the UK. Peter King has played with greats such as, Bud Powell, Red Rodney, The Ray Charles Orchestra, Tony Bennett, James Brown and Marlene Deitrich. Nikolaj Hess (piano) and Morten Ærø (drums) The concert was a concert tribute to Duke Ellington.
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The first jazz show I ever attended was the Herbie Hancock Sextet, when I was 15. I had just left the Julliard Preparatory Division, having recently heard Jimi Hendrix for the first time. I was in search of new musical horizons and its been a fascinating journey from that point onward.