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Acker Bilk

Acker Bilk has won immortality on rock oldies radio for his surprise 1962 hit “Stranger on the Shore,” an evocative ballad featuring his heavily quavering low-register clarinet over a bank of strings. To the jazz world, though, he has a longer-running track record as one of the biggest stars of Britain's trad jazz boom, playing in a distinctive early New Orleans manner.

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