Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers.
Frank Traynor (8 August 1927 – 22 February 1985) was an Australian jazz musician, trombonist and entrepreneur based in Melbourne. He led Australia’s longest continuously running jazz band, the Jazz Preachers, from 1956 until his death in 1985. He founded the Melbourne Jazz Club in 1958. He founded and ran Frank Traynor's Folk and Jazz Club (1963–75), which played a central role in the Australian folk revival.
He founded and ran Frank Traynor's Folk and Jazz Club (1963-75), which played a central role in the Australian folk revival. During the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s Alex Hutchinson sustained an eminent position in the active jazz and music life of Melbourne. He was for a time a member of Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers (Jazz Unlimited) and was an honoured performance guest at twenty consecutive Merimbula Jazz Festivals. His own trio and quartet entertained at many venues and events including a thirteen year stint at the Savoy Park Plaza in Little Collins Street.
She also began performing at the same club with Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers, using her mother's maiden name. In 1963, she recorded her first EP, "Judy Durham with Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers," for W&G Records.
A1. Washington Square Written-By – Goldstein. A2. Sweet Patootie Arranged By – Frank. Just A Closer Walk With Thee Arranged By – Frank Traynor. Companies, etc. Published By – Palings ∙ Sydney Distributed By – W & G Distributing Co. Pty. Ltd. Published By – Woomera Music Pty. Limited Published By – J. Albert & Son Pty.
Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers – Judy Durham with Frank Traynor's Jazz Preachers. Webb Brothers – Clancy of the Overflow LP. Louisa Wisseling – The Seekers. Original release with B&W image on album cover. A different colour photograph was used on a stereo release of this album. Dennis Gibbons - "The Drovers Dream" 1964. The Breakaways - "Bonaparte's Retreat"/"You're just in love".
by Judith Durham & Frank Traynor’s Jazz Preachers. Moan You Mourners by Judith Durham & Frank Traynor’s Jazz Preachers.
|A||While We Danced At The Mardi Gras|
|A6||Please, Girls, Please|
|B3||The Longest Day|
|B4||Just A Closer Walk With Thee|
|B6||Aunt Skinner's Chicken Dinners|
- Published By – Woomera Music Pty. Limited
- Published By – Allan's
- Published By – Chappell & Co. Ltd. (Sydney)