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Jaco Pastorius Survey

Discussion in 'Bassists [BG]' started by Limlamlem, Mar 19, 2013.


  1. Limlamlem

    Limlamlem

    Mar 19, 2013
    Hello fellow bassists, I am current in Year 12 and I have to do a research project to pass.
    So I decided to take advantage of this and do a little research on the great Jaco Pastorius, and find out exactly what aspect of his playing people were influenced by the most.
    So I was wondering if you would take some time out of your day and fill out this survey for me?

    http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/FMY572M

    Please note: I realize that, most of you do play an instrument or two, but the question needs to be there anyway.
    "R" is meant to say "R&B" but the site kept changing it.
    A lot of this survey assumes you have heard Jaco's first album.

    Thanks in advance!

    tl:dr Please fill out this survey to help me pass year 12
     
  2. Limlamlem

    Limlamlem

    Mar 19, 2013
    Bump
     
  3. Matthijs

    Matthijs

    Jul 3, 2006
    Amsterdam
    Did the survey. Will you show us the results in this thread?

    Your survey made me realise I probably heve never listened to Jaco's music as an album. His music came to me song by song.
     
  4. Limlamlem

    Limlamlem

    Mar 19, 2013
    If you'd like, I certainly can. It's interesting so far.

    You should, its a great experience :)
     
  5. punkjazzben

    punkjazzben

    Jun 26, 2008
    Australia
    Done.

    EDIT: Social research is the bomb (I'm a university lecturer).
     
  6. wednesdayagain

    wednesdayagain

    Sep 28, 2012
    MA
    Done.

    Is "The Wiggles" a certified genre? :D
     
  7. ArtechnikA

    ArtechnikA I endorsed a check once... Gold Supporting Member

    Feb 24, 2013
    SEPA
    Done - and evidently your first USA response.
    Your initial post was at 04:56 EDT so it's not completely surprising that it took a few minutes to get a response... Glad to see participants in other parts of the world !
     
  8. Done!

    Would love to see how the results fare in the end.
     
  9. SoVeryTired

    SoVeryTired Endorsing nothing, recommending much

    Jul 2, 2011
    Milton Keynes, UK
    Done - nice survey. I've been listening to the album quite a bit over the last month (having just bought it!).
     
  10. Done.
    I wasn't aware that I listen to so many different genres of music.
    Good luck with your survey.
     
  11. sequel91

    sequel91

    Jan 7, 2013
    Rochester, NY
    Done.
     
  12. JTE

    JTE Supporting Member

    Mar 12, 2008
    Central Illinois, USA
    Done.

    One methodology comment. Question five says "What is...", present tense, but goes on to say 'Did...", using past-tense. Now my initial reaction to "Donna Lee" is different than what it is now so the responses may not be what you were seeking to find out.

    John
     
  13. Art Araya

    Art Araya

    May 29, 2006
    Palm Coast, FL
    done
     
  14. bass12

    bass12 And Grace, too

    Jun 8, 2008
    Montreal, Canada
    Happy to help! Good luck with your course. :)
     
  15. ExaltBass

    ExaltBass Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 28, 2006
    Twin Cities, MN
    Done - good questions - good luck!
     
  16. Done. Good luck!

    5sg.
     
  17. LanEvo

    LanEvo Supporting Member

    Mar 10, 2008
    Manhattan
    Done. Be careful with the leading questions ;)
     
  18. Done! :D
     
  19. Done!
     
  20. bkbirge

    bkbirge

    Jun 25, 2000
    Houston, TX
    Endorsing Artist: Steak n Shake
    Taken
     

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