British pianist, keyboard player and composer. Debut album, the prog rock flavoured “10 Reasons To…” released on 33 Jazz in February 2019.
"An impressive solo début from Croft. It’s a very personal album that is obviously a labour of love and which embraces a broad and eclectic range of musical and other influences."
JAZZ MANN FEATURES
Pending his 2019 Cheltenham Jazz Festival gig with John Surman's Brass Project John talks more about his work with Soft Machine & with Surman, Eberhard Weber & others. He also picks his top ten CDs.
In the second part of his interview with guest contributor Trevor Bannister John establishes himself on the 1960s London jazz and session scene and gets the call from Soft Machine.