[JPL] Re: Violin & Bass Suggestions

Hoff, Robert rhoff at mercyhurst.edu
Sat Mar 31 10:11:28 EDT 2007

William Parker and Billy Bang have recorded together, e.g., Scrapbook - a trio date, with Hamid Drake.


From: jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com on behalf of Larry Appelbaum
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Subject: RE: [JPL] Re: Violin & Bass Suggestions

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John Blair and Avery Sharpe used to be a working duo (I have a videotape
they sent me) but nothing appears to be in print. Your best bet may be
groups like The String Trio of New York, Masada String Trio, Arcado String
Trio and the records that Stephane Grappelli made with Niels Pedersen and
Joe Pass. All of them have extended violin-bass duets.

And for all things things jazz violin, I'd suggest Anthony Barnett's
website: http://www.abar.net/index.html.

Larry Appelbaum

>Request To The Group:
>I have a friend who has two kids; one that plays violin and one that plays
>bass. He asked me if I had any recommendations for bass & violin duets, or
>at least one that features the two.
>Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated?
>Jim Eigo-Jazz Promo

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