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A varied programme, based around and inspired by the life and music of trumpeter and singer Chet Baker. Researched and presented by vocalist, trumpet and fugelhorn player Sue Richardson. The Quintet played to well-filled Pallant Suit in Chichester. Sue’s quiet, but clear, narration didn’t pull punches over the more questionable parts of the story, but she was clearly very fond of the music, to which she had added some wry lyrics and comment, as well as music of her own. The quintet provided a superb setting, with excellent and subtle solos adding variety, whilst keeping the overall ambience of The Cool. Sue Richardson - trumpet, vocals. Karen Sharp - baritone saxophone, Neil Richardson - piano. Andy Cleyndert - bass. Rod Young - drums.