Benny Golson plays Benny Golson

BENNY GOLSON in SCOTLAND

added on 13 September, 2015 | under Benny Golson plays Benny Golson, Blog, Concert Series

Benny Golson’s SNJO gigs aren’t just a trip down Memory Lane

by Jim Gilchrist

THE past, as we all know, is a foreign country, and Benny Golson doesn’t much care to dwell there too long.

The hugely influential veteran jazz musician will, however, delve into his back catalogue – if on his own terms – next weekend when, at the age of 86, he joins the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra for a three night tour.Read more

Benny Golson plays Benny Golson

added on 15 July, 2015 | under Benny Golson plays Benny Golson, Concert Series

Few musicians have had careers that span the history of post-war jazz as comprehensively as saxophonist, composer and songwriter Benny Golson.Read more

'The SNJO deserved all the praise Kurt Elling so graciously lavished on them.'

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