Dankworth Alec

Ravenscroft
HP14 3XY Ibstone Bucks
United Kingdom
51° 38' 6.6192" N, 0° 54' 42.0192" W

British Jazz Awards winner Alec Dankworth has worked with artists as diverse as Stephanne Grappelli, Abdullah Ibrahim and Van Morrison. After studying at Berklee Colledge of Music, Alec became a member of various groups, notably Clark Tracey, Julian Joseph and Nigel Kennedy. During a period of residency in New York he played with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and joined the Dave Brubeck Quartet. His group Alec Dankworth's ~Spanish Accents releases its firsts CD in July 2008.