in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online January 2014 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Brass; Performance Practice and Studies; Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques; Composition. 2554 words.
Dankworth, Sir John Philip William [Johnny] (1927–2010), jazz musician and composer, was born at 38 Beech Hall Road, Walthamstow, Essex, on 20 September 1927, the only son and younger child...