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Jimmy Deuchar: Article 1

Remembering Jimmy

Ron Simmonds pays tribute to Scottish jazz trumpeter and big band arranger Jimmy Deuchar.

Source: Jazz Professional

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The death of the trumpeter Jimmy Deuchar has brought an end to the saga of what I used to call The Incredible Five. These were Phil Seamen, Tubby Hayes, Derek Humble, Ken Wray and Jimmy Deuchar. Jimmy outlived the rest of them by more than twenty years. The others died far too young.

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