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

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

  1. atmanknows1


    Dec 12, 2012
    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


    May 4, 2004
    The arco part was overdubbed later on a piccolo bass.
  3. afroblue


    Oct 25, 2012
    check out this - 0:35 into the video - Mingus playing pizz counterpoint lines, using both hands individually!