Solo Bass — “Sweet and Lovely”

Here’s a solo bass version of the great standard “Sweet and Lovely,” recorded during the production of “Jazz Bass Vol 2. — Stretching Out,” an online bass course from


Geoff Chalmers talks to John Goldsby

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In this video, Geoff Chalmers interviews John Goldsby. Here are the main subjects they cover:

00:00 WDR big band.

11:43 Ray Brown.

13:45 NYC.

22:35 John’s bass influences.

27:08 Bowing.

29:25 Jamey Abersold.

38:08 Bass Player magazine.

42:00 Transcription.

46:50 Play-along tracks.

47:45 Gear (bass, amp, pickup, strings).