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Dave Holland (born October 1, 1946) is a British jazz bassist and composer who is a significant representative of avant-garde jazz.

Born in Wolverhampton, England, Holland learned to play bass as a child, and spent three years studying the instrument at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. By 1967 he was a regular player at Ronnie Scott's, the premier jazz club in London, backing visiting musicians. He was also…

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  • Brilliant guy.
  • The new record is brilliant. a great composer and a great, great player
  • Prism is so badass
  • He always works with insane drummers. Learned a lot from his period with Miles I think.
  • V Yes, I just listened to What Goes Around and it is awesome.
  • His Big Band's "What Goes Around" album is awesome.
  • holy garbage chutes this man is incredible as both a bassist and composer. i had no idea he was part of the making of Filles de Kilimanjaro, easily one of the best (if not the best) of Davis' latter works. that and Conference of the Birds are two immense pieces (though divergent styles, of course).
  • прекрасная музыка...
  • Last concert in Prague 27.5.2009 was my best live jazz experience, I remember till today, it was amazing...thank you, Dave, Chris, Natan, Kevin....
  • Happy birthday Dave!

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