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Lorraine Baker

Young Kent born drummer, percussionist, arranger, educator and bandleader. Her debut album “Eden” (Spark! Records, 2018) pays homage to Ed Blackwell and features a quartet comprising of Liam Noble (piano), Binker Golding (tenor sax) and Paul Michael (electric bass).


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Eden
Eden

"Baker has come up with a very original sound that is emphasised by the way that she has situated her drums & percussion as the focal point of these arrangements. It’s an approach that works very well."

3-5 out of 5

Album Review


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Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

Sunday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 05/05/2019.

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Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

Saturday at Cheltenham Jazz Festival, 04/05/2019.

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