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Bass photo of the week (April 6)

Here’s a great photo of Paul Chambers playing with the Miles Davis group (of whom he was a member from 1955 to 1963). The photo is from the Life Magazine archives. Chambers has always been one of my favorite bassists … Continue reading

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Another Great Paul Chambers Video

Here’s another video of Paul Chamber (a follow-up to a previous post). This one with the John Coltrane Quartet playing On Green Dolphin Street. Again, check out Paul’s acro solo. I found it interesting where he placed slurs and hooked … Continue reading

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Great Video of Paul Chambers

I recently came across the video below of John Coltrane with Wynton Kelly, Jimmy Cobb and Paul Chambers. I’ve always thought that Paul Chambers deserves more credit than he receives (something echoed by Marcus Miller in a recent blurb in … Continue reading

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