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Burt Rhodes: Article 1

Article One: An Organised Man

Kind words from fellow musicians and a biography by Ron Simmonds.

Written: 2003

Source: Jazz Professional 

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A nice full blast of big–band noise seeps out from the old scenery–loft latticed doors of the ex–London Hippodrome, now Talk of the Town, as the cabaret reaches end–of–number crescendos. Your scribe makes no secret of laying an ear to that door some nights, en route from pub to club, to catch the electric thrill of Burt Rhodes’ big orchestra. 

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