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Doug Sommer, Bass Player Atlanta Sym, has died after long battle with cancer....

Discussion in 'Bassists [DB]' started by alexwill, Feb 27, 2014.

  1. alexwill


    Mar 28, 2012
    We celebrate the life of our dear colleague Douglas Sommer who passed away this morning. Doug played in the bass section of the ASO for 25 years but was more to the musicians than just one member of our large family. He was a respected leader who we all counted on for support during our most challenging times. We'll remember him for his great musicianship, his "Hey, man" greetings, his cool demeanor and his warm friendship. Peace be with his lovely family, Phyllis, Gracie and Andrew.

    See here for more info...
  2. alexwill


    Mar 28, 2012
  3. evanhillis


    Jul 26, 2013
    Chicago, IL
    A great friend of mine took from him... He sounded like an incredible teacher and human being.

    He will be sorely missed.

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