The Cambridge Jazz Co-op has been going in various incarnations and locations since 10th October 1998.

The first session was held at the Portland Arms, Mitchams Corner, Cambridge.

Original members included:

Al Hayden Wright,  alto
Alan Bulley, alto
John Read, tenor
Tony White, guitar
Adrian Coggins, drums
Louise Hobbs, vox
Alison Page, vox
David Hughes, tpt
Pete Hill, bass gtr
Lewis Backhouse, clt
Des Clover tnr
Peter Sawski, gtr
Dave Dilley, tnr
Rufus Neale, clt
Christine Winterbottom, tnr
Other early members, who may or may not have been in from the beginning, included:
Barbara Briffet, sax
Wendy Craig, vox
Lilian Mitchell, pno
Dennis Cox, alto
Peter Shepherd, pno
Pete Fraser, alto
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