Obituary: Paul Acket

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The Independent Online
Paul Acket, administrator, died The Hague 7 October, aged 69. Organiser of the annual North Sea Jazz Festival, which he founded in 1976. Lasting several days, it has featured artists such as Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Lionel Hampton, Stan Getz and Count Basie. Founded the music magazine Muziek Express in 1956.