Bass Drummer

Some articles on bass, drummer:

Marching Percussion - Bass Drums
... Bass drums used by modern ensembles come in a variety of sizes, with a 14-inch (360 mm) "universal" depth, and diameter measured in 2-inch (51 mm) increments from 14 to 36 inches (910 mm) ... Unlike tenors and snares, bass drums are mounted so that the cylindrical shell of the drum is mounted on the player's harness and the two drum heads of the drum face out sideways ... Each drummer plays and carries one drum, and a line is created by having several people carry different-sized drums ...
Jazz Fusion - History - 1970s
... jazz's usual swing beat in favor of a rock-style backbeat anchored by electric bass grooves ... Jaco Pastorius, an innovative fretless electric bass player, joined the group in 1976 on the album Black Market, was co-producer (with Zawinul) on 1977's Heavy Weather, and is prominently featured on the ... The new drummer was Lenny White, who had also played with Miles Davis ...
September 8 - Births
... Sanders, American politician 1942 – Brian Cole, American bass player (The Association) (d ... ice hockey player 1945 – Kelly Groucutt, English singer and bass player (Electric Light Orchestra and ELO Part II) (d ... Ann Beattie, American author 1947 – Benjamin Orr, American singer-songwriter and bass player (The Cars) (d ...

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