Stan Tracey Biography
Born: December 30, 1926 in Denmark Hill, London, England.
Died: December 6, 2013 in St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England.
Most influenced by Duke Ellington and Thelonious Monk. Widely regarded as the "Grandfather Of British Jazz", and one of the most prolific performers at the Ronnie Scott Club, and performed alongside many of the other American and European greats.