Swing from a Small Island: The Story of Leslie Thompson
First published in 1985, long out-of-print and now republished in a new edition, the life story of this swing era jazz trumpeter encompasses his experiences in the West India Regiment, his move to Britain in 1929, and performing in London clubs in the Blitz and the post-war years. Thompson worked with the most significant Black British swing musicians and his recollections...more
Hardcover, 203 pages
Published November 1st 2009 by Northway Publications
(first published October 1st 2009)
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