John Dankworth

  1. Jazz Musician Sir John Dankworth Dies Aged 82

    February 08, 2010 12:00 AM EST Sir John Dankworth, the British jazz composer, saxophonist and band leader, has died. He was 82. Jazz singer Dame Cleo Laine - who married Dankworth in 1958 after meeting during an audition for a spot with his band - announced her husband's d ...

  2. Jones, Dankworth Head New Year Honours

    January 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Welsh singer Tom Jones and jazz musician John Dankworth were both made knights in the New Year Honours list, published Saturday (Dec. 31), for services to music. Welsh singer Tom Jones and jazz musician John Dankworth were both made knights in the ...