5161Re: [RedHotJazz] Mike McKendrick (was: Tiny Parham)
- Dec 29, 2007What instrument was he playing?
Richard Michael played trombone, Daniel Michael was a fiddler, and James
Michael played piano.
Neither of the guitarists (Reuben Michael and Gilbert Michael) is known to
have been in Europe after the war as far as I can see. Nor did this gig come
to light in my researches into Marie Bryant in Britain (published in Names &
She toured extensively with pianist Mike McKenzie (Oscar Grenville McKenzie,
born in Guyana,1922) certainly including a gig in Birmingham in late 1952,
so I wonder whether your memory is playing tricks with the name!
on 29/12/07 10:39, Robert Smith at robert.smith@... wrote:
I was at a concert given by one of the five McKendrick brothers together
with Marie Bryant at the Civic Institute in Birmingham, England, sometime in
Not realising that there was more than one "Mike", I'm now wondering which
of the brothers I heard at the concert.
Does anyone know?
Howard Rye, 20 Coppermill Lane, London, England, E17 7HB
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