London: Pilot Press Ltd, 1946,
First Edition. octavo, blue cloth in dust jacket. 382 pp. Pilot Press Ltd, Item #31313
Spike Hughes was a British musician, composer and arranger who spanned the worlds of classical music and jazz. He has been called Britain's earliest jazz composer. This text covers not only jazz but opera, Max Reinhardt, Eric Gill, W. B. Yeats and his own experiences as a composer. Several large chips to dust jacket, front and back, which is price clipped.