Pete Long

at Cedars Hall, Wells

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A Tribute to Benny Goodman

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The Swing Machine Jazz Orchestra continues its acclaimed Cedars Hall residency with the prolific session musician and multi-instrumentalist Pete Long in a big band tribute to the legendary clarinettist Benny Goodman. Peter has worked internationally as a band leader and sideman for the likes of Jamie Cullum, Jane McDonald, Joss Stone, Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane and a five-year stint playing and arranging for Jools Holland. Expect some of those irresistible clarinet favourites which gained Benny Goodman his reputation as the "King of Swing"

Pete Long

Pete Long appearing at this event

A graduate of the National Youth Jazz Orchestra, Pete Long is a virtuoso clarinettist and saxophonist and probably best known as the leader of the 'Echoes of Ellington' big band.

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Swing Machine

Polished and versatile 17-piece big band from Ipswitch recreating the music of the likes of Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Ted Heath, Woody Herman, Duke Ellington and Stan Kenton.

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Cedars Hall

  • Wells Cathedral School
  • 15 The Liberty
  • Wells
  • BA5 2ST


Pete Long image © Richard Roscoe