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"Percussion Discussion" on Mingus at the Bohemia - What the Hell?!

Discussion in 'Recordings [DB]' started by atmanknows1, Dec 12, 2012.


  1. atmanknows1

    atmanknows1

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    Does anyone know how he makes it sound like two bases are playing together at the same time, arco, with beautiful counterpoint? I am baffled.
     
  2. rake

    rake

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    The arco part was overdubbed later on a piccolo bass.
     
  3. afroblue

    afroblue

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    check out this - 0:35 into the video - Mingus playing pizz counterpoint lines, using both hands individually!

     

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