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Ronnie Scott: Birth Of A Legend

Read "Birth Of A Legend" reviewed by David Rickert

Ronnie Scott stares out at you from the cover shot on Birth of a Legend with a confident glare, as if to dare you to suggest that the Brits couldn't play as well as their American counterparts overseas. This two-disc set of the saxophonist's various musical exploits indeed proves that across the pond in the forties ...

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Ronnie Scott: Birth Of A Legend

Read "Birth Of A Legend" reviewed by Nic Jones

Ronnie Scott's role as the owner of Britain's longest surviving jazz club has perhaps distracted attention from his work as a musician, and this situation was hardly helped by the fact that he wasn't recorded that often in his lifetime. This set goes some way towards rectifying the first situation, but at the same time it ...