The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #99902   Message #1997010
Posted By: Mooh
14-Mar-07 - 08:12 PM
Thread Name: Opinions of Bass Players.
Subject: RE: Opinions of Bass Players.
In no particular order...

John Entwhistle
John Paul Jones
Jaco Pastorius
John Pattituci
Mary Kaye
Tony Levin
Leeland Sklar
Tommy Shannon
James Jamerson
Ray Brown
Charles Mingus
Victor Wooten
Duck Dunn
Bill Wyman

Some because they were amazng improvisors, composers, and well rounded musicians, others because they did so much with so little.

The guy [Pederson (sp?)] who played with Oscar Peterson for a time really turned me on in my teens.

Peace, Mooh.