Does the name Ian Clarke ring a bell? Thought not.
He’s a flute teacher at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, ‘one of the nicest guys around’ by the common consent of his profession and a pretty good composer. So when Ian brought out a new recording of his own works, the boys and girls in the London bands decided to give it a push. They ran an online campaign here and dug into their purses, one and all, to find the spare change to buy a copy of Deep Blue.
What do you know? Ian Clarke bounced into the charts this morning at #8 the second highest new entry.
When those flute players get together, the walls of Jericho fall.
Here’s one he wrote earlier.