John Chilton has done a fine service for jazz readers everywhere with his well-written reference guide to who is who in British jazz. The entries are concise and highly interesting.
For instance, turn to page 180, find the entry on British pianist "Chris Christopher Holmes and you will find his background development as an important pianist and what he has accomplished in jazz. Each entry is full of facts hard to find elsewhere.
If you are looking for a nice reliable reference book to add to your collection this one on British jazz is worth your time. It would be a good book to have your local Public Library order for its patrons. Highly recommended.'This new, second edition of WHOs WHO OF BRITISH JAZZ is sure to become a quick seller for those interested in reading indepth entries on British jazz performers. Well-crafted entertaining reading!'