Red Mitchell’s search for identity inspired him to create an immediately recognizable sound.
Red Mitchell told me that jazz was a “search for your own identity.”
Red Mitchell filled his world with acute observations about music, bass playing, politics, and poetry.
Ray Brown (October 13, 1926–July 2, 2002) grooved his way through seven decades of jazz history.
Listening to Ray Brown play the blues is like having the plain truth explained in a profound way.
A bassist will certainly notice the problem inherent with Amy Winehouse’s platinum version of “There Is No Greater Love” [2003, Frank, Islan...
Last month we looked at fingerings for some hard scales—Ab, G, and B major—in the half and 1st positions, according to Franz Simandl’s famou...
Last month we looked at fingerings for the f, bb, and g major scales in the half position and first position, according to Franz Simandl’s f...
One finger per fret? index, middle, and 3rd finger in the low positions? Index, middle, and 4th in the low positions? If you’re like many ba...
Your big band is warming up. the lead trumpet player picks up her horn, puts the mouthpiece to her lips, and blows through a serpentine, dia...
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History of the Blues in 50 Guitar Riffs
Expand Your Melodic Colors with 9th Arpeggios
John Entwistle's Isolated Bass Track from The Who's "Won't Get Fooled Again" at Shepperton Studios
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