Mark Lockheart

Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Mark Lockheart is one of the most distinctive and creative musicians on the current British music scene. As a saxophonist and composer, his work often defies categorisation and crosses the boundaries of the jazz, new music and folk worlds. “Lockheart is a consummate saxophonist and a original and versatile composer” The Rough Guide to Jazz.

Mark came to prominence in the mid 1980s with the influential and radical big band Loose Tubes, which he toured with throughout the USA and Europe and recorded with until its demise in 1989. The late 1980s also saw Mark composing and touring his own music, performing three times at Ronnie Scott's in London, and at festivals in Vienna, Paris and Berlin. Around this same time Mark was seen touring with Annie Whitehead and Roger Dean's Lysis....
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    Ellington in Anticipation

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    Days Like These

    Fuzzy Moon Records
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    In Deep

    Edition Records
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    Moving Air

    Basho Records

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Ellington in Anticipation

Subtone Records (uk) (2012)

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