Tag Archives: Jazz

  1. Former Jazz FM presenter to lead tribute to saxophonist Ornette Coleman

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    June 11, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    BBC Radio presenter Jez Nelson will lead the tribute to Ornette Coleman.The jazz revolutionary and saxophone innovator has died at …
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  2. Jazz FM launched on a blue note – 25 years ago this week.

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    March 1, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

      Author’s own pic Jazz was the passion of Jazz FM’s first station director Ron Onions. But it was a …
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  3. What A Wonderful World

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    December 1, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Louis Armstrong was the influence behind the name of Louise ‘Lulu’ Onions. We learnt of the struggle Louis had as …
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  4. We Have All The Time In The World

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    November 23, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    In the article ‘A Divine Voice for Sassy Sarah’ we learn about the jazz icon behind Sarah Onions’ name. An …
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  5. A Divine Voice for Sassy Sarah

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    November 18, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    The Onions family was very close – Ron, loving husband and devoted father, Doris, a caring mother and wife, daughters …
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  6. ‘You can bring Pearl, she’s a darn nice girl, but don’t bring Lulu’ – The inspiration behind the title of the book

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    November 9, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    In an earlier article ‘Welcome to The New World?!’ we mentioned this song ‘Don’t Bring Lulu’ as a reflection of …
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  7. Don’t Bring Lulu – Book Extract

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    September 21, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Doris In the summer of 1961 I realized that I was pregnant again.  We had a momentary mental wobble when, …
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