Is this Scotty?

Discussion in 'Bassists [DB]' started by mje, Feb 14, 2006.

  1. musicman5string

    musicman5string Banned

    Jan 17, 2006
    Nah; Scott LaFaro died in July 1961 shortly after recording the Village Vanguard sessions. The bassist in that video is Chuck Israels.
    Great clip though.
  2. jallenbass

    jallenbass Supporting Member

    May 17, 2005
    Bend, Oregon
    It's from '65 so it's not Scott. Looks like Chuck Israels to me. He would have been Bill's bass player around that time.
  3. mje


    Aug 1, 2002
    Southeast Michigan
    Ah, thanks. Didn't look like him but I wasn't sure, and I didn't think to look at the dates. Brain fog.

    Great video though, isn't it?