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Posts Tagged ‘Upright Bass

From Japan: Oscar Peterson performs Cakewalk (Noreen’s Nocturne) with Joe Pass (guitar), Dave Young (bass) and Martin Drew (drums), live in Tokyo, 1987. Insane stride piano breakdown at 6:56.

May 27, 2018

From the U.S.: The McCoy Tyner trio performs with guest, Michael Brecker, at the Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, Rhode Island, on August 15, 1998.

January 10, 2018

From the U.K.: Bill Laurance performs Denmark Hill from his album, Swift. Also featuring Michael League (upright bass) and Robert ‘Sput’ Searight (drums).

October 27, 2017

From France: Antoine Boyer (guitar), Sébastien Giniaux (guitar) and William Brunard (upright bass) perform “What is This Thing Called love?” – Atelier Charonne, Paris, March, 2015.

July 20, 2015

From France: Kenny Barron and Dave Holland perform Billie’s Bounce at Jazz à la Villette in 2012.

July 14, 2015

From France: Geri Allen, Esperanza Spalding and Terri Lyne Carrington perform Unconditional Love at Jazz in Marciac.

June 30, 2015

From the Dominican Republic: George Duke performs Rush Hour Road Rage in 1999 with Brian Simpson (keyboards), Dean Brown (guitar), Larry Kimpel (upright bass), and Leon N’Dugu Chancler (drums). Featured on the web/TV magazine, AQUI Y AJAZZ. More George Duke below – R.I.P., George Duke: January 12, 1946 – August 5, 2013.

August 8, 2013

From the U.S.: Joe Zawinul plays a classic blues solo in a 1963 Cannonball Adderley concert.

July 11, 2013

From Japan: Austin Peralta Trio performs Passion Dance at Tokyo Jazz 2006.

December 31, 2012

From the U.S.: Tom Kennedy on upright bass performing It’s Only a Paper Moon for the Sonny Costanzo Concert Series, Quinnipiac University, CT.

November 29, 2012