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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Wed Jul 20, 2011 12:37 am 
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That is utterly ridiculous. Give me an actual reason why you think that Jaco Pastorius (who is, of course, a very influential and talented player) is greater than one of the most influential (maybe even more than Mingus), frequently recorded, and highly lauded upright bassists of the 50s and 60s.


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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Sat Sep 17, 2011 8:42 pm 
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this is my kind of mofo list

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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Mon Apr 23, 2012 11:45 am 
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rockvirtuoso wrote:
Rick wrote:
Ssoyd wrote:

Sorry but her abilities as a Teacher do not qualify her as a Jazz Bassist.


O.K. so offer up a replacement name.
the great don thompson


Thompson is at #26.


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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:57 am 
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Quote:
37. Eberhard Weber
38. Glen Moore
two of my favorites...



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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
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Me too, thanks George for the vids.

I still get negative vibe for my choice of Neils-Henning Orsted Pedersen @ #9....... otherwise nothing but good energy. Alas, I always try to remember, "human folly does not impede the turning of the stars."




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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Thu Mar 07, 2013 11:46 am 
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Hey Guys,

This is a great list. I think once you get down to the top 100 it not really a matter of whose better. It more who is your favorite. All of these are wonderful bassists. I know that opinion is probably to politically correct. LOL Soooo, may I make a pitch for one of my all time favorites Doug Watkins (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doug_Watkins#Discography)? His career was much to short due to a car accident, but it still was very impressive.


Larry


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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
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ldscott1970 wrote:
Hey Guys,

This is a great list. I think once you get down to the top 100 it not really a matter of whose better. It more who is your favorite. All of these are wonderful bassists. I know that opinion is probably to politically correct. LOL Soooo, may I make a pitch for one of my all time favorites Doug Watkins (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doug_Watkins#Discography)? His career was much to short due to a car accident, but it still was very impressive.

Larry


Larry,
Very impressive resume indeed and an oversight on my part. Check out #54. Thanks !


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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
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Hey Rick,

Do think Sam Jones is in the next 100 or is his exclusion from the top 100 an oversight? Also, my goal is not to point out people you missed. This list is awesome. I just tend to listen to tunes and look up the bass player. Sam seemed come up a bunch.

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Larry

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Jones_(musician)


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 Post subject: Re: 100 Greatest Jazz Bassists
PostPosted: Fri Sep 27, 2013 6:29 pm 
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ldscott1970 wrote:
Hey Rick,

Do think Sam Jones is in the next 100 or is his exclusion from the top 100 an oversight? Also, my goal is not to point out people you missed. This list is awesome. I just tend to listen to tunes and look up the bass player. Sam seemed come up a bunch.

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Larry

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sam_Jones_(musician)



Oversight, a lot of Bassists out there...Sam has been added to the forum list and main music page list. Thanks.


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