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Plaque to jazz legend Ken Coyler unveiled in Soho

Title
Plaque to jazz legend Ken Coyler unveiled in Soho
Genre
Interview; Speech
TX Date
19 Apr 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:03:35
Description
Jeff Collins reports on the unveiling of a plaque to UK jazz legend Ken Colyer in Great Newport Street in Soho - above the basement which was formerly Studio 51. Includes speeches and interviews with Humphrey Lyttelton, jazz trumpeter; Kenneth Clarke, Chancellor and jazz fan; Westminster’s Chairman of planning, Councillor Robert Davis on future plaques including one for the Beatles; Bill Stotesbury, Ken Colyer Trust. Includes clips of music of Ken Colyer, and of Magical Mystery Tour by the Beatles.
Contributors
Kenneth Clarke; Humphrey Lyttelton; Jeff Collins; Robert Davis; Bill Stotesbury
Keywords
London; Musicians; Jazz; Soho; The Beatles; Magical Mystery Tour; New Orleans; Ken Colyer

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