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John Butcher at 60

The saxophonist John Butcher, a mainstay of London's jazz and improv scene, is celebrating his 60th birthday with a residency at London's Cafe Oto. Over 28–29 November, he'll be playing with some longstanding collaborators as well as new players, including Angharad Davies, Rhodri Davies, Adam Bohman, Magda Mayas and others.

Butcher originally studied physics but in the early 1980s set out as musician and composer, touring extensively to this day and playing with numerous artists including Derek Bailey, John Tilbury, The Ex, Gino Robair, John Edwards, Toshi Nakamura, Christian Marclay and others.

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