Holland Gives `Points Of View' During His Rare Tour Of U.S

Graybow, Steve
November 1998
Billboard;11/07/98, Vol. 110 Issue 45, p42
Trade Publication
Presents news related to jazz music and musicians as of November 7, 1998. Bassist Dave Holland's headlining tour of the United States; Comments of Holland, who was born in Wolverhampton, England; Mentions the musical style of Duke Ellington as an example of rhythmic and harmonic complexity; Holland's trademark use of African and Brazilian rhythmic devices; The album `Points Of View'; Songs featured on the album.


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