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Chris Barber (born 17th April 1930) is an English jazz trombonist.

Barber was born in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England, and educated at St Paul's School in London. He is best known as a trombonist playing in the trad style with his Dixieland jazz band.

In 1953-1954 he was in a band called Ken Colyer's Jazzmen with Ken Colyer, Lonnie Donegan, , Jim Bray, Ron Bowden and Monty Sunshine. It was during this period…

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  • Such great discovery. i found out about him after watching Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner :)
  • der beste musiker seit 60 jahren!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • So underrated!
  • Saw him live couple of years ago when I was around 12 years old. Still got the copy of his "Best-of" CD we bought back then. I love listening to it in the later evening.
  • Chris Barber ist einen meiner größten Faforiten,he is one of the best Dixiland Band
  • I loves this piece since I was a child! ...allmost 50 years ago!
  • First song was great!1
  • Tonight In Jools on BBC

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