Omnibus: Ronnie Scott and All That Jazz

Omnibus: Ronnie Scott and All That Jazz

About this programme

A 1989 tribute to the influential saxophone player, who opened his own jazz club in Soho, London, in 1959 for his friends to play the music they loved. Featuring interviews with celebrity fans including Mel Brooks, Kenneth Clarke and Alan Plater, plus footage of archive performances at the venue by Zoot Sims, Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie and Ella Fitzgerald.

Cast and crew

Cast

Contributor
Mel Brooks
Contributor
Kenneth Clarke
Contributor
Alan Plater
Performer
Zoot Sims
Performer
Sonny Rollins
Performer
Dizzy Gillespie
Performer
Ella Fitzgerald

Crew

Producer
Bob Portway
Series Editor
Andrew Snell
Writer
John Fordham
Categories
Documentary