It’s all that jazz for Fred… just like his father Big Fred!

Fred Baker

Debbie Jackson meets the Chesterfield guitarist with a truly stellar reputation in the jazz world.

CHESTERFIELD has always had a vibrant live music scene, but locals may be surprised to discover a genuine, internationally renowned musician in their midst. Newbold doesn’t necessarily strike the casual observer as a haven for illustrious jazz players, but it is home to one Fred Thelonious Baker. Fred is a guitarist, originally from Tibshelf, who has played with some of the greats of the jazz world.