Bassist Dave Holland has found his bliss in his bands

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  1. TalkBass

    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    Jazz bassist Dave Holland's quintet with saxophonist Chris Potter, Teaneck-based trombonist Robin Eubanks, vibist-marimba player Steve Nelson, and drummer Nate Smith is a knock-you-flat, powerhouse ensemble, easily one of the top bands performing today.

    The band, as typified by its riveting concert last June at Carnegie Hall as part of the JVC Jazz Festival New York, plays rhythmically-and-melodically accessible, yet open-minded originals that allow the participants a host of improvisational opportunities. Musical sparks are a given. Read More