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George Duke @ Ronnie Scott’s, 12th May 2010

Fusion is no longer a dirty word – it’s everywhere on the jazz scene in many different guises, from Led Bib to Jamie Cullum. But George Duke was one of the genre’s originals and part of a generation of musicians – including Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke and Airto, for example –  for whom mixing styles was completely natural. A quick glance at Duke’s sideman gigs […]