Edinburgh International Jazz Festival, 1989

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Title

Edinburgh International Jazz Festival, 1989

Description

1989 Edinburgh International Jazz Festival held in Edinburgh, Scotland, where the Jazz Incredibles performed and were awarded Most Entertaining Group. The festival is held annually and is a week-long festival. John Becker, the banjoist for the Jazz Incredibles, impressed audiences in Scotland so much with his melodic single-string technique that he also became known locally as the "Banjo King." Jean Kittrell collected a sticker from the festival, which is featured on her music briefcase.

Relation

Jean Kittrell Digital Collection

Type

Event

Identifier

JMK_EDINBURGH_FESTIVAL_1989

Coverage

Edinburgh, Scotland

Duration

8/19-27/1989

Event Type

Jazz festival

Participants

Kittrell, Jean
Becker, John
Lehr, David

Citation

“Edinburgh International Jazz Festival, 1989,” Digital Exhibits, accessed August 21, 2019, https://digitallis.isg.siue.edu/items/show/2829.

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