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BANDS & MUSICIANS

FUSION

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Primarily a combination of jazz and rock, but sometimes just a hard-to-peg mixture of several genres.

Aaron Heick

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tenor sax

Bands: Adam Holzman & Brave New World, Judy Kuhn, Grover Washington, Jr., Marc Cohn, Cyndi Lauper, Dennis Chambers, Ben E. King, Kelly Clarkson

Abe Fogle

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drums

Bands: Adam Holzman & Brave New World

Adam Deitch

drums

Bands: John Scofield, Gary Smulyan, Craig Handy, Earl Gardner, Andy Hess, Jim Pugh, John Medeski, Karl Denson, Avi Bortnick, Jesse Yusef Murphy, Average White Band, Lettuce, Soulive, Eric Krasno, Adam Schmirnoff, David Garibaldi, The Formula

Adam Holzman

piano, keys

Bands: Miles Davis, Chaka Khan, Wayne Shorter, Kenny Garrett, Grover Washington, Jr., Adam Holzman & Brave New World, The Fents, Mona Lisa Overdrive, Michel Petrucciani, Darryl Jones, Mino Cinelu, Wallace Roney, Christian McBride, Gary Bartz, Bennie Maupin, Buster Williams, Dennis Chambers, Mike Stern, Michael Brecker, Mike Mainieri, Steve Gadd, Roland Heinz, Krzyzstof Zawadzki, the Outreach Orchestra, Gregg Bendian, Solo

Adam Holzman & Brave New World

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Adam Holzman - piano, keys

Freddy Cash, Jr. - bass

Aaron Heick - tenor sax

Mitch Stein - guitar

Abe Fogle - drums

Al DiMeola

Superb guitarist who started out shredding fusion on electric guitars in the 1980s, but since the early 1990s he's been playing mostly Latin on acoustic guitars.

guitar

Bands: Return to Forever, John McLaughlin, Paco DeLucia, Larry Coryell, Jeff Berlin, Stanley Jordan, Jan Hammer, Carlos Santana, Jean-Luc Ponty, Paul Simon

Allan Holdsworth

Excellent, innovative, influential and vastly underrated British guitarist.

guitar, SynthAxe

Bands: Solo, U.K., Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Didier Lockwood, Narada Michael Walden, Billy Childs, Jimmy Johnson, Soft Machine, The New Tony Williams Lifetime, Gongzilla, Gary Husband, Kirk Covington, Gary Willis, Chad Wackerman, Level 42, Igginbottom, Jon Hiseman's Tempest, Bill Bruford, John Stevens, Gordon Beck, Stanley Clarke, Planet X, Jeff Berlin, Jack Bruce, Krokus, Stu Hamm, Steve Tavaglione, Derek Sherinian, Softworks

Allen Sloan

Guitar Nine

violin

Bands: The Dixie Dregs

Alphonse Mouzon

drums, trumpet, keys

Bands: McCoy Tyner, Weather Report, Larry Coryell, The Eleventh House, Gil Evans, Roy Ayers, George Benson, Herbie Hancock, Dizzy Gillespie, Stanley Clarke, Al DiMeola, Les McCann, Ronnie Laws, Passport, Ron Carter, Nathan East, Cecil McBee, Stanley Turrentine, Freddie Hubbard, Hubert Laws, Donald Byrd, Chet Baker, Randy Brecker, Michael Brecker, Ernie Watts, Sonny Rollins, Wallace Roney, Arturo Sandoval, Christian McBride, Kenny Barron, Cedar Walton, George Coleman, Dave Grusin, George Howard, Joanne Brackeen, Lee Ritenour, Stevie Wonder, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Carlos Santana, Patrick Moraz, Chubby Checker

Alphonso Johnson

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bass, Chapman Stick

Bands: Solo, Weather Report, Santana, Jazz Is Dead, Billy Cobham, Horace Silver, Woody Herman, Chuck Mangione, Chet Baker, Flora Purim, The Crusaders, Bobby & the Midnites, Tom Scott, Steve Khan, Rod Argent, George Duke, En Vogue, Eddie Henderson, Quincy Jones, Lee Ritenour, Phil Collins, The Whispers, John McLaughlin, Sarah Vaughan, The Meeting, Abraxas, The Other Ones, Gregg Rolie Band, Steve Kimock Band

Andy West

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bass

Bands: Solo, The Dixie Dregs, Zazen, The Mistakes, Mike Keneally, Joaquin Lievano

Anthony Jackson

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bass

Bands: Chick Corea, Steely Dan, Al DiMeola, Roberta Flack, Steve Khan, Steve Gadd, Mike Stern, Bireli Lagrene, Pat Metheny, Michel Petrucciani, Michael Urbaniak, Simon Phillips, Buddy Rich, Lee Ritenour, Paul Simon, Dave Weckl, Chaka Khan, Walter Becker, Omar Hakim, Billy Paul

Barry Thompson

sax, wind synth

Bands: somethingfour

Benny Rietveld

Exceptional bassist in the Jaco Pastorius mold.

bass

Bands: Miles Davis, Richie Cole, Barney Kessel, Howard Roberts, Bill Mays, Bud Shank, Makoto Ozone, Gabe Baltazar, Ray Obiedo, Andy Narell, Pete Escovedo, Linda Tillery, Sheila E, Bonnie Hayes, John Lee Hooker, Zucchero, Booker T. Jones, Santana, Keola Beamer, Tom Coster, Rodney Holmes, Solo

Benoit Moerlen

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glockenspiel, vibes, xylophone, tubular bells, claves, MalletKat, marimba

Bands: Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Gongzilla, Stefan Traub, Jon Catler

Bernard Purdie

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Session funk, soul, jazz, rock, blues and pop musician who was instrumental in funk drumming and the "Purdie Shuffle."

drums

Bands: Louis Armstrong, Gato Barbieri, James Brown, Paul Butterfield, Joe Cocker, Larry Coryell, Jeff Beck, King Curtis, Hank Crawford, Miles Davis, Roberta Flack, Aretha Franklin, Dizzy Gillespie, Isaac Hayes, Quincy Jones, B.B. King, Al Kooper, Herbie Mann, Jimmy McGriff, Bucky Pizzarelli, Max Roach, Nina Simone, Percy Sledge, Gil Scott-Heron, Jimmy Smith, Steely Dan, Cat Stevens, The Rolling Stones, Todd Rundgren, Grover Washington, Jr., Jimmy Witherspoon, Stevie Wonder, Lou Donaldson

Bill Evans

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alto sax, tenor sax

Bands: Mahavishnu, Miles Davis, Adventures in Radioland, Elements, Bela Fleck, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas, Petite Blond

Billy Cobham

One of the 10 best drummers.

drums

Bands: Mahavishnu Orchestra, Dreams, Spectrum, Jeff Berlin, T Lavitz, Glass Menagerie, Jazz Is Dead, Missisippi Knights, Paradox, Nordic, Jack Bruce, George Duke, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul, Dave Holland, Ron Carter, Ray Barretto, John Scofield, More Allison, Gato Barbieri, Gene Ammons, Roy Ayers, Horace Silver, George Benson, James Brown, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Clarke, Chick Corea, Hubert Laws, Milt Jackson, Gil Evans, Carlos Santana, Stanley Turrentine, Miroslav Vitous, Alphonso Johnson

Bobby Previte

Exceptional drummer and composer of jazz, funk, fusion and progressive rock.

drums

Bands: Solo, Coalition of the Willing, Swami Lateplate, The Pan Atlantic Band, The New Bump, Strike, Groundtruther, The Beta Popes, John Zorn, Ponga, Michel Camilo, Tracie Huntington

Bobby Vega

bass

Bands: Zero, KVHW, Problem Child, Missing Man Formation, Bill Kreutzmann

Brad Houser

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bass, baritone sax, vocal

Bands: Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle

Brad Mason

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trumpet

Bands: The Bomb Squad, Lenny White, Joe Zawinul, Mike Stern, John Scofield, Gary Husband, Hiram Bullock, National Youth Jazz Orchestra, Rainbow Band, Berklee Buddy Rich Ensemble, Natalie Cole, Gary Burton, John Mayer Band, Mason Brothers Band, Mingus Big Band, John Mayer, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Jessica Simpson, Alicia Keys, Natalie Cole, Willie Nelson, Randy Brecker, Chico O'Farrel's Latin Jazz Band, Lionel Loueke, Antonio Sanchez, Lionel Hampton, Bill Pierce, Claudio Roditi, Dave Liebman, Ronny Jordan, Vincent Herring, Abe Laboriel

Brand X

Percy Jones - bass

John Goodsall - guitar

Robin Lumley - keys

Morris Pert - percussion

Mick Stevens - bass

Peter Robinson - keys

Kris Sjobring - keys

Phil Collins - drums

Kenwood Dennard - drums

Chuck Burgi - drums

Mike Clark - drums

Frank Katz - drums

John Holmes - drums

Pierre Moerlen - drums

Brian Anderson

acoustic bass

Bands: Raisinhill

Brian Felix

keys

Bands: OM Trio

Brian Haas

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keys

Bands: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, The Dead Kenny Gs

Bunny Brunel

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bass

Bands: Mike Stern, Chick Corea, Dizzy Gillespie, Larry Coryell, Al DiMeola, Stanley Clarke, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Tony Williams, Jack Dejohnette, Al Jarreau, Natalie Cole, Stevie Wonder, Ziggy Marley, Gloria Estefan, Joe Farrell, Michel Polnareff, CAB, Solo

Caleb Dolister

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drums

Bands: Sol Jibe, Sonic Nation (formerly The Electrosonics), The Caleb Dolister Trio, The Mechanical Birds, The Captain Midnight Band, DR. MiNT, Laura A and The Bad Grades, Operation Panda, Medulla Oblongata Enemble

Charley Drayton

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bass

Bands: Miles Davis, the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards, Iggy Pop, Divinyls, the B-52s

Charlie Hunter

guitar, 7 & 8-string guitar, organ

Bands: Solo, TJ Kirk, Coalition of the Willing, Garage a Trois, Charlie Hunter Trio, The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Christian McBride, Erik Deutsch, Simon Lott

Chick Corea

piano, keys

Bands: Miles Davis, Return to Forever, Chick Corea's Akoustic Band, Chick Corea's Elektric Band, Gary Burton, Mongo Santamaria, Willie Bobo, Blue Mitchell, Herbie Mann, Stan Getz, Roy Haynes, Miroslav Vitouš, Circle, Joe Farrell, Jack DeJohnette, Jean-Luc Ponty, Bela Fleck, Hiromi Uehara, Origin, Chick Corea New Trio, Pat Metheny, Dave Holland, Roy Haynes

Chick Corea Elektric Band

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Chick Corea - keys

Dave Weckl - drums

John Patitucci - bass

Eric Marientahl - alto sax

Frank Gambale - guitar

Scott Henderson - guitar

Carlos Rios - guitar

Chieli Minucci

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guitar

Bands: Special EFX, D-Tour

Chris Webster

vocal, guitar, alto sax, rubboard

Bands: Mumbo Gumbo, The Websters, Solo

Chris Zanardi

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guitar, keys, vocal

Bands: Chris Zanardi & High Beamz, Five Eyed Hand, somethingfour, Africa Project, Sam Flot Quintet, Liam Hanrahan, Kai Eckhardt, Eric Levy, Martyn Jones, Cecil "Pnut" Daniels, Chris Zanardi Quartet

Chris Zanardi & High Beamz

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Chris Zanardi - guitar, keys, vocal

Mo Sardella - drums, vocal

Murph - bass

Eric Levy - keys

Andrew Ferren - sax

Cecil Pnut Daniels - midi horn

James Whiton - stand up bass

Dave Olson - bass, keys

Chris Haugen - guitar, lap steel guitar, banjo

Sam Flot - spoken word

Jme Brill - drums

Coalition of the Willing

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Bobby Previte - drums

Marco Benevento - keys, organ

Charlie Hunter - guitar

Skerik - tenor sax

Reed Mathis - bass, guitar

Brian Coogan - keys

Steven Bernstein - trumpet, slide trumpet

Stanton Moore - drums

Jamie Saft - keys, organ, bass, guitar

Stew Cutler - harmonica, slide guitar

Danny Gottlieb

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One of the best drummers.

drums

Bands: Pat Metheny Group, Mahavishnu, Elements, Lew Soloff, Joe Beck, Lou Marini, Gil Evans Orchestra, Gary Burton Quartet, Al DiMeola, Manolo Bandrena, Michael Gerber, Toninho Horta, Bill Evans, Hiram Bullock, Howard Johnson, John Abercrombie, Randy Brecker, Manolo Badrena, Bob Brookmeyer

Daryl Stuermer

guitar, bass

Bands: Genesis, Jean-Luc Ponty, George Duke, Joan Armatrading, Philip Bailey, Mike Rutherford, Phil Collins, Tony Banks, Frida, Lyngstad, Sweetbottom, Solo

Dave Grossman

bass

Bands: (unpronounceable), BARGOOMA!!, Solo

Dave LaRue

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bass

Bands: Solo, The Dixie Dregs, The Steve Morse Band, John Petrucci, Mike Portnoy, Jordan Rudess, Joe Satriani

Dave Weckl

One of the five best drummers I've seen.

drums

Bands: Solo, Chick Corea Elektric Band, Chick Corea Akoustic Band, The Dave Weckl Band, Dave Grusin, Mike Stern, Michel Camilo, Steve Khan, Robert Plant, Bill Connors, Bob Malach, Michel Camillo Band, Simon and Garfunkel, George Benson, Diana Ross, Robert Plant, The Brecker Brothers, Madonna, Manhattan Jazz Quintet, Frank Gambale, Eliane Elias, Arturo Sandoval, Natalie Cole, GRP All-Star Big Band

David Sancious

keys, guitar, composer

Bands: the E Street Band, Tone, Stanley Clarke, Narada Michael Walden, Santana, Peter Gabriel, Jack Bruce & Friends, The Bruce Springsteen Band, Aretha Franklin, Patti Austin, Clarence Clemons, Jon Anderson, Sting, Youssou N'Dour, Living Colour, Seal, Jeff Beck, Bryan Ferry, Julia Fordham, Robbie Dupree, Natalie Merchant, Eric Clapton, Hall & Oates, Glory Road, Dr.Zoom & The Sonic Boom, The Sundance Blues Band, The Old Grey Whistle Test, Rockpalast, Zucchero Fornaciari, France Gall, Francis Dunnery

Dennis Chambers

Appropriate that Dennis follows Dave, as he is also one of the best drummers, and man can he funk it up!!

drums

Bands: P-Funk All Stars, Mike Stern, John McLaughlin, John Scofield, Steely Dan, Niacin, Santana, Gary Thomas, Bill Evans, Petite Blond, Graffiti, Victor Bailey, Greg Howe, Victor Wooten, Bireli Lagrene, Jeff Berlin, T Lavitz, Dominique Di Piazza, Charles Blenzig, Mitch Forman

Derek Bodkin

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drums, vocal, guitar, banjo, whistling

Bands: Five Eyed Hand, Solo

Didier Lockwood

violin

Bands: Didier Lockwood Group, Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Magma, Bireli Lagrene, Uzeb, Allan Holdsworth, Billy Cobham, Jack Bruce, David Sancious, Martin Taylor, Surya, Tony Williams, Aldo Romano, Daniel Humair, John Blake, Michael Urbaniak, Phillipe Catherine, Gordon Beck, Stephane Grappelli, Jacques Higelin

Didier Malherbe

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flute, tenor sax

Bands: Solo, Bloom, Gong, Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Loy Ehrlich, Steve Shehan, Hadouk, Pierre Bensusan, Brigitte Fontaine, Jon Hassell

Don Grolnick

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keys

Bands: Solo, Dreams, the Brecker Brothers, Steps Ahead, Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor, Roberta Flack, Carly Simon, Bette Midler, David Sanborn, the Brecker Brothers, Bob Mintzer, Dave Holland, Steely Dan

Dreams

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Randy Brecker - trumpet

Michael Brecker - tenor sax

Barry Rogers - trombone

Billy Cobham - drums

John Abercrombie - guitar

Will Lee - bass

Don Grolnick - keys

Bob Mann - guitar

Eldridge Goins

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drums

Bands: Carolyn Wonderland, Patrice Pike, Topaz, Guy Forsyth, Suzanna Choffel, McKay Brothers, Paula Nelson, The Band of Heathens, Big Sam's Funky Nation, Greyhounds, Bert Wills, Mario Matteoli, Michael Fracasso, Johnnie Johnson, Brian Keane, Wendy Colonna, The Breathers, Steve Wedemeyer, Nina Katrina, Neal Kassanoff, Colin Brooks, Steven Pile, Sarah Glynn Band, Craig Marshall, Ed Jurdi, Wayne Sutton, The Hot Karl Show, Rachel Loy, Neal Kassanoff, Foscoe Jones, George Devore, Jay Thomas, Arthur Riddles Jazz Quartet, Pasty Face, Shame Shame, Solo

Elements

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Mark Egan - bass

Bill Evans - soprano sax, tenor sax

Cliff Carter - keys

Danny Gottlieb - drums

Steve Khan - guitar

David Mann - sax

Gil Goldstein - keys

Elliott Mason

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trombone

Bands: The Bomb Squad, John Abercrombie, Joe Zawinul, Mike Stern, John Scofield, Airto Moreira, Hiram Bullock, Gary Husband, Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Mason Brothers Band, Count Basie Orchestra, Maynard Ferguson Big Bop Nouveau, Mingus Big Band, Maria Schneider Orchestra, Toshiko Akiyoshi Orchestra, George Gruntz Concert Jazz Band, The Temptations, Jessica Simpson, Queen Latifah, Willie Nelson, Shirley Bassey, Bette Midler, Glenn Close, Natalie Cole, Wynton Marsalis, Randy Brecker, Chris Potter Abe Laboriel, Jeff Ballad, Victor Lewis, Kenny Wheeler, Claudio Roditi, Vincent Herring, Slide Hampton, Carl Fontana, Bill Watrous, Matt Garrison, Lionel Loueke, Gregoire Maret

Eric Marienthal

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alto sax, tenor sax, soprano sax

Bands: Chick Corea's Elektric Band, Al Hirt, Elton John, Barbra Streisand, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Dionne Warwick, Burt Bacharach, Aaron Neville, Johnny Mathis, Dave Grusin, Lee Ritenour, David Benoit, The Rippingtons, Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band, Patti Austin, Lou Rawls, David Lee Roth, The Yellowjackets, B.B. King, Ramsey Lewis, Patti Labelle, Olivia Newton-John

Five Eyed Hand

Chris Zanardi - guitar, keys, vocal

Jeb Taylor - bass

Mikey "The Fiddler" Henderson - electric violin, mandolin

Derek Bodkin - drums, vocal, guitar, banjo

Frank Gambale

guitar

Bands: Solo, Chick Corea's Elektric Band, Vital Information, Jean-Luc Ponty, Stu Hamm, Jeff Berlin

Freddy Cash, Jr.

bass

Bands: Adam Holzman & Brave New World

Gary Grainger

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bass

Bands: John Scofield, Dennis Chambers, Nancy Wilson, Eric Marienthal, Inner Visions, Pockets, Eumir Deodato, Nancy Wilson, Pure Soul, Lonnie L. Smith, Nelson Rangell, Slim Man

Gary Husband

keys, drums

Bands: Solo, John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension, Jack Bruce, Jeff Beck, Allan Holdsworth, Jonas Hellborg, Bob Berg, Gary Moore, Randy Brecker, Andy Summers, Billy Cobham, Jimmy Johnson, Matt Garrison, Jim Beard, Elliot Mason, Jerry Goodman, Gongzilla, Christian McBride, Chris Squire, Aydin Esen, Robin Trower, Al Jarreau, Danny Gottlieb, Vinnie Colaiuta, Alan Skidmore, Jason Smith Trio, Mike Stern

Gary Willis

bass

Bands: Solo, Tribal Tech, Wayne Shorter, Allan Holdsworth, Dennis Chambers

George Duke

keys, producer, arranger, bandleader, composer

Bands: Solo, The Mothers of Invention, Jean-Luc Ponty, Cannonball Adderley, Sonny Rollins, the Clarke-Duke Project, George Clinton, Billy Cobham, Anita Baker, Steps Ahead, Dianne Reeves, Milton Nascimento, Flora Purim, Asymuth, Alphonso Johnson

George Jinda

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drums, percussion

Bands: Special EFX

Gerald Veasley

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Jazziz Magazine's readers named him "Best Electric Bassist" and Philadelphia Magazine named him Best Jazz Band.

bass

Bands: Solo, Zawinul Syndicate, Grover Washington Jr., McCoy Tyner, The Dixie Hummingbirds, Odean Pope, Special EFX, Joe McBride, Teddy Pendergrass, Phil Perry, Chieli Minucci, Dianne Reeves, George Howard, Philip Bailey, Kenny Blake, Pamela Williams, Eric Marienthal, Onaje Alan Gumbs, Omar Hakim

Go-Go Ray

drums, vocal

Bands: Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle

Greg Anton

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drums, composer

Bands: Zero, Terry & the Pirates, Heart Of Gold Band, Greg's Eggs, The Mix

Greg Howard

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Virtuosic and very melodic "Free Hands" parallel two-handed tapping that mixes progressive rock, jazz and jamtronica. In 1969, Emmett Chapman designed the Chapman Stick and developed this style, which allows musicians to play bass, chords, melody and all of the interplay possible between them at one time.

Chapman Stick

Bands: Dave Matthews Band, LeRoi Moore, the Greg Howard Band, Tim Reynolds

Greg Howe

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guitar

Bands: Victor Wooten, Dennis Chambers, Michael Jackson, Billy Sheehan, Enrique Iglesias, NSYNC, Justin Timberlake, Solo

Hansford Rowe

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bass, vocal

Bands: Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Gongzilla

Herbie Hancock

piano, keys

Bands: Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins, Donald Byrd, Bobby Hutcherson, Kenny Dorham, Lee Morgan, Freddie Hubbard, George Coleman, Buster Williams, Billy Hart, Bennie Maupin, Eddie Henderson, Chick Corea, Jaco Pastorius, Wallace Roney, Dave Holland, Michael Brecker, Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Roy Hargrove, Trey Anastasio, Wayne Shorter, Sam Rivers, Tony Williams,Julian Priester, Patrick Gleeson, Oliver Nelson, Phil Woods, Grant Green, Hank Mobley, Jack DeJohnette, Paul Chambers, VSOP, VSOP II, Bill Laswell, The Headhunters, Stevie Wonder, Joni Mitchell, Willie Bobo, Osvaldo Martinez, Rob Swift, Carlos Santana, Paul Simon, Annie Lennox, John Mayer, Christina Aguilera, Sting, Lionel Loueke, Marcus Miller, Terri Lyne Carrington, Josh Groban, Eric Mouquet, Norah Jones, Tina Turner, Terry Plumeri, Foday Musa Suso, Corinne Bailey Rae, Leonard Cohen, Solo

Hiram Bullock

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guitar, vocal

Bands: David Sanborn, the Brecker Brothers, the 24th Street Band, Late Night with David Letterman, Soulbop, Phyllis Hyman, Idris Muhammad, Bob James, Billy Joel, Steely Dan, Carla Bley, Sting, Gil Evans, the Miles Evans Orchestra, Solo

Hugh Hopper

bass

Bands: Soft Machine, Syd Barrett, the Hugh Hopper Band, he Hugh Hopper Franglo-Dutch Band, the Wilde Flowers, Gilgamesh, Bone, Softworks, Soft Head, Soft Mountain, The Daevid Allen Trio, Hughscore, Isotope, Pip Pyle's Equipe Out, Soft Machine Legacy, Carla Bley, In Cahoots, East Wind, Short Wave, Soft Bounds, Clear Frame

JJ Jungle

bass, vocal

Bands: Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle

Jaco Pastorius

Bass Guitar Magazine readers voted him "The Greatest Bass Player Who Has Ever Lived." Considering he revolutionized bass playing - in part by being the first fretless bassist - before stupdendous bassists like Charnett Moffett and Victor Wooten came along, who am I to argue?

bass, drums, composer, arranger, producer

Bands: Solo, Weather Report, Joni Mitchell, Randy Brecker, The Sonics, Pat Metheny, Paul Bley, Herbie Hancock, Lenny White, David Sanborn, Don Alias, Michael Brecker, Al DiMeola, Hubert Laws, Peter Erskine, Wayne Shorter, Toots Thielemans, Mike Stern, Bireli Lagrene, Brian Melvin, Ian Hunter

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey

Brian Haas - keys

Reed Mathis - bass

Josh Raymer - drums

Jason Smart - drums (ex-member)

Kyle Wright - trumpet (ex-member)

Matt Leleand - trombone (ex-member)

Matthew Edwards - percussion (ex-member)

Sean Layton - drums (ex-member)

Jan Hammer

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keys

Bands: Solo, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Jeff Beck, the Jan Hammer Group, John Abercrombie, Jerry Goodman, Neal Schon, Al DiMeola, Carlos Santana, Stanley Clarke, Billy Cobham, John Abercrombie, Tommy Bolin, Elvin Jones, Glen Moore, Tony Williams, Mick Jagger, James Young, Clarence Clemons

Jason Smart

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drums

Bands: Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Melvin Sparks, Robert Walter's 20th Congress, Ray's Music Exchange, The Steve Schmidt Trio/Kitchen Sink, Jeremy Smart

Jay Bond

drums

Bands: Raisinhill

Jazz Is Dead

They played jazzy, mostly instrumental Grateful Dead songs.

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T Lavitz - keys

Alphonso Johnson - bass, vocal

Jimmy Herring - guitar

Billy Cobham - drums

Rod Morgenstein - drums

Jeff Pevar - guitar, vocal

Jeff Sipe - drums

Jean-Luc Ponty

Extraordinarily talented French violinist who revolutionized the use of electric violin with all sorts of guitar effects and MIDI.

violin, electric violin, Violectra (6-string electric violin)

Bands: Solo, TRIO! (Stanley Clarke, Bela Fleck), Chick Corea, Frank Zappa, George Duke, Stephane Grappelli, Stuff Smith, Joaquin Lievano, Randy Armstrong, Randy Jackson, Steve Smith, Daryl Stuermer, Concerts Lamoureux Orchestra, Allan Holdsworth, Svend Asmussen, Kenny Drew, Niels-henning Orsted-Peterson, Bud Shank, Philip Catherine, Patrice Rushen, Tom Fowler, Allan Zavod, Jamie Glaser, Paulinho Da Costa, George Benson, Scott Henderson, Grover Washington, Jr., Elton John, Frank Gambale

Jeb Taylor

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bass

Bands: Five Eyed Hand, Trevor Garrod, Fareed Haque, Eric Levy, Melvin Seals, Christian Zupancic, Jeff Miller, Marty Ylitalo, Eric McFadden, James Whiton, Martin Fierro, Paulo Baldi

Jeff Berlin

bass

Bands: Solo, Allan Holdsworth, Billy Cobham Trio, Paul Wertico, Othello Molineaux, Richard Drexler, Pat Martino, Dennis Chambers, Bill Bruford, Tony Williams, Patrick Moraz, Gil Evans, Al DiMeola, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Larry Coryell, Bob James, Dave Liebman, Toots Thielmans, Herbie Mann, Ray Barretto, the Brecker Brothers, Scott Henderson, Frank Gambale, Frank Zappa, John McLaughlin, Kazumi Watanabe

Jeff Lorber Fusion

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Jeff Lorber - keys

Dennis Bradford - drums

Kenny Gorelick (Kenny G)- sax

Danny Wilson - bass

Jay-Bird Koder - guitar

Paulinho Da Costa - percussion

Chick Corea - keys

Jeff Sipe Trio

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Jeff Sipe - drums

Mike Seal - guitar

Vince Ilagan - bass

Jenny Scheinman

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It was hard to pigeonhole Jenny, as she excels in everything from Americana to rock to jazz to Hungarian folk rock! She started singing only recently despite haivng a gorgeous voice.

violin, vocal, composer, bandleader

Bands: Linda Perry, Norah Jones, Bill Frisell, Scott Amendola, Charming Hostess, Madeleine Peyroux, Nels Cline, Vinicius Cantuaria, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Mark Ribot, Sean Lennon, Paul Motian, Jason Moran, Solo

Jerry Goodman

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violin

Bands: Mahavishnu Orchestra, The Flock, Gary Husband, Jan Hammer, Hectic Watermelon, The Dixie Dregs

Jimmy Haslip

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bass, producer, composer

Bands: The Yellowjackets, Solo

Jimmy Johnson

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bass

Bands: Allan Holdsworth, Rod Stewart, James Taylor, Michael Landau, Ray Charles, Flim & the BB's, Derek Sherinian, Billy Childs, Earl Klugh, Wayne Johnson, Eddie Daniels, Don Grusin, Roger Hodgson, Kenny Loggins, Sergio Mendes, Sadao Watanabe, Roger Waters, Ernie Watts, Chad Wackerman, Steve Tavaglione, Vonda Shepard, Dan Siegel, Simon Phillips, Albert Lee, Stan Getz, Lee Ritenour, Planet X, Rippingtons

Jme Brill

drums

Bands: somethingfour

Joaquin Lievano

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guitar, violin

Bands: Solo, The Warriors, Zazen, Tom Coster, Randy Jackson, Steve Smith, Jean-Luc Ponty, Narada Michael Walden, Jerry Goodman, Walter Afanasieff, Steve Kindler, Gerald Albright, Steve Smith, Airto Moreira, Sheila E., Harvey Mason, Yanni, Terry Bozzio, Angela Bofill, Andy West

Joe Sample

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piano, keys

Bands: The Crusaders, Miles Davis, George Benson, Jimmy Witherspoon, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Steely Dan

Joe Zawinul

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One of the first fusion musicians with Miles Davis, he also co-founded Weather Report, pioneered electric keyboards and won Down Beat Magazine's "Best Keyboardist" award an astonishing 30 times.

keys

Bands: Weather Report, Zawinul Syndicate, Cannonball Adderley, Miles Davis, Maynard Ferguson, Dinah Washington

John Abercrombie

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guitar

Solo, Dreams, Bily Cobham, the Brecker Brothers, Jack DeJohnette, Dave Holland, Ralph Towner, Peter Erskine, Adam Nussbaum, Richie Beirach, George Mraz, Mark Feldman, Marc Johnson, Jan Hammer, Joe Lovano, Eddie Gomez, Gateway, John Scofield, Jan Garbarek, Larry Coryell, Mark Egan, Danny Gottlieb, Chico Hamilton

John Goodsall

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guitar

Bands: Brand X, Fire Merchants, Babylon, Bill Bruford, Peter Gabriel, Bryan Adams, Mark Isham, Toni Basil, Long Beach Mercenaries

John Kasiewicz

guitar

Bands: Raisinhill

John McLaughlin

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No doubt one of the best two or three guitarists I've seen.

guitar

Bands: Mahavishnu Orchestra, Miles Davis, Mahavishnu, Al Di Meola, Paco De Lucia, The John McLaughlin Trio, John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension, Tony Williams Lifetime, Larry Coryell, Miroslav Vitous, Buddy Miles, Carlos Santana, Shakti, Dexter Gordon, Alexis Korner, Graham Bond, Gunter Hampel, Ginger Baker, Mark Egan, Alphonso Johnson, Jeff Berlin

John McLaughlin & the 4th Dimension

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John McLaughlin - guitar

Gary Husband - keys

Hadrian Feraud - bass

Mark Mondesir - drums

John Patitucci

One of the best five or so bassists.

acoustic bass, electric bass

Bands: Solo, Chick Corea Elektric Band, Chick Corea Akoustic Band, John Scofield, Larry Carlton, Vinnie Coliauta, Brian Blade, Bill Stewart, Tom Scott, Robben Ford, Ernie Watts, Dave Grusin, Freddie Hubbard, Stan Getz, Roger Waters, B.B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Joanne Brackeen, Harvest, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Michael Brecker, Will Kennedy, George Benson, Dizzy Gillespie, Was Not Was, Natalie Cole, Bon Jovi, Queen Latifah, Sting, Carly Simon, Wynton Marsalis, Joshua Redman, Randy Brecker, Tony Williams, GRP All-Star Big Band, Sting, Natalie Cole, Carole King, Astrud and Joao Gilberto, Airto, Flora Purim

John Scofield

guitar

Bands: Solo, Miles Davis, Medeski, Scofield, Martin & Wood, Phil Lesh & Friends, John Abercrombie, Gerry Mulligan, Chet Baker, Billy Cobham, George Duke, Gary Burton, Charles Mingus, Dennis Chambers, Steve Swallow, Adam Nussbaum, Hal Galper, Joe Lovano, Charlie Haden, Jack DeJohnette, Bill Stewart, Bill Frisell, Larry Coryell, Herbie Hancock, Dave Friesen, Roy Haynes, Joe Henderson, John Patitucci

Johnny A.

Johnny plays a mix of rock, blues and jazz, using the whammy bar often.

guitar

Bands: Solo, Bobby Whitlock, Mingo Lewis, Peter Wolf, House Party 5, The Sreets, Hearts On Fire

Jonas Hellborg

bass

Bands: Mahavishnu, Buckethead, Ginger Baker, Shawn Lane, The Jonas Hellborg Group, Bill Laswell, Michael Shrieve

Karl Jenkins

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oboe, baritone sax, soprano sax, keys, composer, arranger, conductor

Bands: Soft Machine, Nucleus, Adiemus, the Graham Collier Band, P.J. Proby, Scott Walker

Kazumi Watanabe

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Kazumi, from Japan, is yet another of the 10 or so best guitarists I've seen.

guitar

Bands: Solo, Bill Bruford, Jeff Berlin, Tony Levin, Sly & Robbie, Wayne Shorter, Patrick Moraaz, Marcus Miller, Richard Bona, Peter Erskine, Kylyn, the Mobo Band, Omar Hakim

Kelly Back

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guitar

Bands: (unpronounceable), Solo

Kirk Covington

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drums

Bands: Joe Zawinul, Robben Ford, Allan Holdsworth, Tribal Tech

Klaus Doldinger

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tenor sax, soprano sax, flute, clarinet, piano

Bands: Passport, Don Ellis, Johnny Griffin, Donald Byrd, Kenny Clarke

KVHW

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Steve Kimock - guitar

Bobby Vega - bass

Alan Hertz - drums

Ray White - guitar, vocal

Terry Haggerty - guitar, vocal

Ike Willis - guitar, vocal

Jimmy Herring - guitar

Chip Rowlan - keys

Larry Carlton

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guitar

Bands: Solo, The Crusaders, Lee Ritenour, Steely Dan, Joni Mitchell, Billy Joel, Quincy Jones, Will Kennedy

Larry Coryell

Without a shred of doubt one of the best 10 guitarists I've seen.

guitar

Bands: Solo, The Eleventh House, Fourplay, Emily Remler, John Abercrombie, John McLaughlin, Chico Hamilton, Gary Burton, Jim Pepper, Billy Cobham, Keith Jarrett, Miles Davis, Al DiMeola, Bireli Lagrene, Paco DeLucia, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Kai Eckhardt, Mark Egan, Jeff Berlin

Larry Young

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organ, keys

Bands: Miles Davis, The Eleventh House, Tony Williams Lifetime, Lou Donaldson, Kenny Dorham, Hank Mobley, Grant Green, Elvin Jones, Joe Henderson, Woody Shaw, Sam Rivers, Jimi Hendrix

Lee Ritenour

guitar

Bands: Solo, Sergio Mendes' Brazil '77, Fourplay, the Mamas & the Papas, Pink Floyd, Dave Grusin, The Yellowjackets, Maurice White, John Patitucci, Ernie Watts, Alan Broadbent, Larry Carlton, Alphonso Johnson

Lenny White

drums, producer

Bands: Return to Forever, Michael Urbaniak, Miles Davis, Jackie McLean, Azteca, Twennynine, Echoes of an Era, the Jamaica Boys, Griffith Park, Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, George Benson, Chaka Khan, Diane Reeves, Nancy Wilson, Miles Davis, Woody Shaw, Gil Evans, Stan Getz, Bobby Hutcherson, Ron Carter, Gato Barbieri, Mike Mainieri, Brian Auger, Geri Allen, Don Cherry, Curtis Fuller, Eddie Gomez, Cole Porter, Santana, Jimmy Smith, Michel Urbaniak

Lyle Mays

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piano, keys

Bands: Pat Metheny Group, Woody Herman, Marc Johnson, Jack DeJohnette

Mahavishnu

John McLaughlin - guitar

Danny Gottlieb - drums

Jonas Hellborg - bass

Bill Evans - alto sax

Mitchel Forman - keys

Mahavishnu Orchestra

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John McLaughlin - guitar

Billy Cobham - drums

Jerry Goodman - violin

Jean-Luc Ponty - violin

Jan Hammer - keys

Gayle Moran - keys

Rick Laird - bass

Billy Cobham - drums

Narada Michael Walden - drums

Ralph Armstrong - bass

March Fourth Marching Band

Anywhere from 12 to 30 piece, colorfully dressed, marching band that plays mostly jazz with large dollops of rock, samba, ska, funk, afrobeat, gypsy folk and klezmer as well. Ridiculously fun stage show featuring dancers, flaggers, stilters, acrobats, often all at the same time.

John - bass, vocal

Eric Miller - trumpet, vocal

Jason Wells - trumpet

Luke Solman - trumpet

Matt Moor - trumpet

Daniel Lamb - trombone, vocal

Katie Colgan - trombone

Ethan Chessin - bass trombone

Chris Long - trombone

Benny Mo - tenor sax

Robin Jackson - tenor sax

Taylor Aglipay - baritone sax

Russ Liquid - alto sax, trumpet

Andy Sterling - snare drum

Topher McGarry - snare drum

Heather McGarry - snare drum, bells

Jenny Pancake - snare drum, bells

Aspen Walker - bass drum

Keith Vidos - toms, washboard, bells, shakers

Dan Herrick - cymbals

Michael Kennett - bass tom

Mark Egan

bass, trumpet

Bands: Solo, Pat Metheny Group, Elements, Sting, Gil Evans, Stan Getz, Bill Evans, Joan Osborne, Pat Martino, David Sanborn, Larry Coryell, Chet Baker, Jim Hall, Marianne Faithful, John McLaughlin, Clifford Carter, David Mann, Gil Goldstein, John Abercrombie, Roger Daltry, Sophie B. Hawkins, Ira Sullivan, the Pointer Sisters

Mark O'Connor

violin, guitar, mandolin, composer

Bands: Dixie Dregs, Strength in Numbers, Stéphane Grappelli, Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs, John Patitucci, Steve Wariner, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Randy Travis, Clint Black; Ricky Van Shelton, Wynton Marsalis, Mark O'Connor's Hot Swing Trio, Mark O'Connor's Appalachia Waltz Trio, Julian Lage, Solo

Mark Parrish

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keys

Bands: The Dixie Dregs

Martin Fierro

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tenor sax, flute, vocal, percussion

Bands: Zero, Grateful Dead, String Cheese Incident, Dark Star Orchestra, Mother Earth, Sir Douglas Quintet, Legion of Mary, Merl Saunders, James Cotton, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Loudon Wainwright III, Queen Ida, Jazz Is Dead, David Grisman, Steve Kimock & Friends, Maxnava Jazz Four, Blue Cheer

Matt Garrison

bass

Bands: Solo, Scott Kinsey Group, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul, John McLaughlin, John Scofield, Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell, Chaka Khan, the Saturday Night Live Band, Pat Metheny, Steve Coleman, Bob Moses, Dennis Chambers, Revolution Void, Wallace Roney, Gary Husband, Gil Evans

Michael Brecker

In my opinion, only John Coltrane and possibly Sonny Rollins were better tenor sax players.

tenor sax, EWI (electric wind instrument)

Bands: Solo, Dreams, the Brecker Brothers, Steps Ahead, Horace Silver, Billy Cobham, James Taylor, Paul Simon, Steely Dan, Lou Reed, Donald Fagen, Dire Straits, Joni Mitchell, Eric Clapton, Aerosmith, Frank Sinatra, Frank Zappa, Bruce Springsteen, Parliament-Funkadelic, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Chet Baker, George Benson, Quincy Jones, Charles Mingus, Jaco Pastorius, McCoy Tyner, Pat Metheny, Elvin Jones, Claus Ogerman

Michael Palmer

bass

Bands: Mumbo Gumbo

Michael Urbaniak

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violin, lyricon

Bands: Solo, Krzysztof Komeda, Urszula Dudziak, Adam Makowicz, Steve Jordan, Marcus Miller, Kenny Kirkland, Lenny White, Joe Zawinul, Miles Davis, Quincy Jones, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Didier Lockwood

Mike Clark

Extremely talented, influential and versatile drummer.

drums

Bands: Mike Clark's Prescription Renewal, The Headhunters, David Fiuczynski, Bobby Hutcherson, Woody Shaw, Chet Baker, Joe Henderson, Pharoah Sanders, Eddie Henderson, Benny Maupin, Brand X, Albert King, Sly Stone, Jack Walrath, Michael Clarke, Freddie King, Ernie Watts, Robben Ford, Fred Wesley, Bill Summers, Les Claypool, Will Bernard, Larry Goldings, Kyle Hollingsworth, George Porter, Jr., Jimmy Reed, Mose Allison, Dave Liebman, Delbert McClinton

Mike Clark's Prescription Renewal

Mike Clark - drums

Skerik - tenor sax

Karl Denson - tenor sax

Robert Walter - keys, organ

Charlie Hunter - bass guitar

Mike Dillon

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vibes, percussion, vocal

Bands: Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle, Garage a Trois, Skerik, Les Claypool's Frog Brigade, Critters Buggin, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, The Hairy ApesBMX, Malachy Papers, The Dead Kenny Gs

Mike Dillon's Go-Go Jungle

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Brad Houser - bass, baritone sax, vocal

Mike Dillon - vibes, percussion, vocal

JJ Jungle - bass, vocal

Go-Go Ray - drums, vocal

Mike Mainieri

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vibes, synth vibe

Bands: Steps Ahead, Buddy Rich, Wes Montgomery, Jeremy & the Satyrs, Paul Whiteman, Benny Goodman, Coleman Hawkins, White Elephant

Mike Ratledge

keys

Bands: Solo, Soft Machine, the Daevid Allen Trio, Adiemus

Mike Seal

guitar

Bands: Jeff Sipe Trio

Mike Stern

One of the best 10 guitarists I've seen.

guitar

Bands: Mike Stern Band, Miles Davis, Michael Brecker, Stan Getz, Jaco Pastorius, Bob Berg, Jim Hall, Pat Martino, David Sanborn, Steps Ahead, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Billy Cobham, Steve Khan, Peter Erskine, Dennis Chambers, the Brecker Brotehrs, Jack DeJohnette, John Patitucci, Don Alias, Don Grolnick, Vital Information, Dave Weckl

Mikey Henderson

electric violin, mandolin

Bands: Five Eyed Hand, Grampas Chili

Mireille Bauer

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marimba, vibraphone

Bands: Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Art Zoyd

Mitch "Moose" Stein

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guitar

Bands: The Hermanators, The Steve Kimock Band, The Brecker Brothers, David Sanborn, Jack McDuff, Tom Barney, Tania Maria, Cyndi Lauper, Bill Evans, Don Alias, Adam Holzman, Steve Gadd, Jim Weider's ProjECT PERCoLAToR, Chaka Khan, Victor Jones, Alex Foster, Mino Cinelu, Anthony Jackson, Darryl Jones, Buddy Williams, Ricky Sebastian, Sergio Brandao, Giovanni Hidalgo, Alex Acuna, Steve Berrios; Carlos Benavent, Gill Goldstein, Rodney Holmes, Alphonso Johnson

Mitch Forman

keys, piano

Bands: Solo, Mahavishnu, Stan Getz, Wayne Shorter, Carla Bley, Gerry Mulligan, Phil Woods, Astrud Gilberto, Mel Torme, Richard Elliott, Metro, Wishful Thinking, Mike Stern, John Scofield, Gary Burton, Diane Schuur, Pat Metheny, Simon Phllips, Freddie Hubbard, Rickie Lee Jones, Rick Braun, Jeff Golub

Morris Pert

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drums, percussion

Bands: Solo, Brand X, Paul McCartney, John Williams, Kate Bush, Mike Oldfield, Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Talk Talk, Elvis Costello

Mumbo Gumbo

Michael Palmer - bass

Chris Webster - vocal, alto sax, percussion, acoustic guitar, rubboard

Tracy Walton - guitar, vocal

Reggie Marks - tenor sax, vocal, flute, percussion

Steve Stizzo - keys, accordion

Rick Lotter - drums

Jon Woods - guitar

Muris Varajic

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Superb, extraordinarily fast, progressive rock/fusion guitarist from Sarajevo.

guitar, vocal

Bands: Solo, Tifa, Dado Topic, Indexi, Massimo Savic, Hari Varesanovic, Dino Merlin, Hanka Paldum, Halid Beslic

Narada Michael Walden

drums, vocal, producer

Bands: Solo, Jeff Beck, The Warriors, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Robert Fripp, Steve Winwood, Aretha Franklin, Angela Bofill, Diana Ross, Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Weather Reoport, Al Green, Allan Holdsworth, Sister Sledge, Sheena Easton, Clarence Clemons

OM Trio

Pete Novembre - bass

Ilya Stemkovsky - drums

Brian Felix - keys

Omar Hakim

drums

Bands: Urban Knights, Dave Grusin, Joan Osborne, Mariah Carey, Weather Report, Michael Brecker, Larry Carlton, Madonna, Lee Ritenour, Michel Petrucciani, David Bowie, John Scofield, Sting, Miles Davis, Bryan Ferry, David Sanborn, Al DiMeola, Kazumi Watanabe, Marcus Miller, Bruce Springsteen, Ursula Dudziak, Chaka Kahn

Passport

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Klaus Doldinger - tenor sax

Olad Kubler - tenor sax, flute

Jimmy Jackson - organ

Lother Maid - bass

Udo Lindenberg - drums

Kristian Schultze - keys

Wolfgang Schmid - bass

Curt Kress - drums

Willie Ketzer - drums

Pete York - drums

Kristian Schultze - keys

Hendrik Schaper - keys

Dieter Petereit - bass

Pat Metheny

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Winner of 17 Grammys, his more "commercial" stuff is still much better than that of his contempories.

guitar, guitar synthesizer, Pikasso I guitar (a 42-string guitar!)

Bands: Solo, Pat Metheny Group, Roy Haynes, Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Larry Coryell, Paul Bley, Jaco Pastorius, Billy Higgins, Gary Burton, Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, Dave Holland, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, Jim Hall, Chick Corea, Pedro Aznar, John Scofield, Bill Stewart, Joni Mitchell, Ulf Wakenius, Christian McBride, Derek Bailey, Milton Nascimento, Steve Swallow, Larry Grenadier, Don Alias, Steve Reich, Bill Frisell, Jeff Ballard, Eberhard Weber

Pat Metheny Group

Pat Metheny - guitar

Lyle Mays - keys, piano

Steve Rodby - acoustic bass, electric bass, cello

Cuong Vu - vocal, trumpet, percussion, guitar

Antonio Sanchez - drums, electric bass

Gregoire Maret - harmonica, guitar, vocal, percussion, electric bass

Nando Lauria - guitar, vocal, percussion

Danny Gottlieb - drums (ex-member)

Mark Egan - bass (ex-member)

Paul Wertico - drums (ex-member)

Nana Vasconcelos - percussion, vocal (ex-member)

Armando Marcal - percussion (ex-member)

Richard Bona - percussion (ex-member)

Paul Jackson

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bass, guitar

Bands: Solo, The Headhunters, Sonny Rollins, Stevie Wonder, Mike Clark, Stanley Turrentine, The Pointer Sisters, Oakland Symphony, Sadao Watanabe, Char, Tsutomu Yamashita, Mike Clark, Jack Walrath, Anthony & the Imperials, Bobby Hutcherson, Woody Shaw

Paulinho DaCosta

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percussion

Bands: The Rolling Stones, George Benson, George Duke, Herbie Hancock, The Crusaders, Rod Stewart, The Yellowjackets, Joe Sample, Jean-Luc Ponty, Aretha Franklin, Earl Klugh, Freddie Hubbard, Milt Jackson, Gladys Knight & The Pips, Dizzy Gillespie, Smokey Robinson, Patrice Rushen, Diana Ross, Chaka Khan, Prince, Chicago, David Sanborn, Stix Hooper, Lee Ritenour, B. B. King, Joe Pass, Herb Alpert, Gato Barbieri, Stanley Clarke, Billy Preston, Nancy Wilson, Sadao Watanabe, Larry Carlton, Booker T., Curtis Mayfield, Ahmad Jamal, Larry Graham, Stanley Turrentine, The Four Tops, Miles Davis, Sting, Stan Getz, Bonnie Raitt, Average White Band, John Patitucci, Toots Thielemans, Lenny White, Marcus Miller, Walter Becker, Bobby McFerrin, Joe Satriani, Bob Dylan, Stanley Turrentine

Percy Jones

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Exceptional, relatively unknown fretless bassist.

bass

Bands: Brand X, Tunnels, Brian Eno, Fovea Hex, David Sylvian

Pete Novembre

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bass

Bands: OM Trio, Cropduster, Kevin Ayers

Peter Erskine

Yet another (another) superb drummer!

drums

Bands: Alan Pasqua, The Abercrombie/Erskine/Mintzer/Patitucci Band, Joe Zawinul, Weather Report, Diana Krall, Steps Ahead, Steely Dan, Chick Corea, Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Joni Mitchell, Ralph Towner, Sadao Watanabe, Hubert Laws, Ensemble Modern, ASKO and Avanti Ensembles, Kenny Wheeler, Bob Mintzer Big Band, Stan Kenton, Rita Marcotulli, Mike Brecker, Randy Brecker, Eddie Gomez, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Joni Mitchell, Ralph Towner, Jan Garbarek, John Scofield, Joe Lovano, Bill Frisell, Marc Johnson, Salif Keita, Herbie Hancock, The Yellowjackets

Pierre Moerlen

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drums

Bands: Gong, Pierre Moerlen's Gong, Brand X, Mike Oldfield, Steve Hillage, Mick Taylor, Bireli Lagrene, Tribute, Thin Lizzy, Philip Lynott, Jean-Yves Lievaux, Sally Oldfield, Slapp Happy

Pierre Moerlen's Gong

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Pierre Moerlen - drums, glockenspiel, xylophone, tubular bells, timpani, vibraphone

Benoit Moerlen - glockenspiel, vibes, xylophone, tubular bells, claves

Hansford Rowe - bass, guitar

Didier Malherbe - flute, tenor sax

Mireille Bauer - marimba, vibraphone

Allan Holdsworth - guitar

Mick Taylor - guitar

Steve Winwood - keys

Mike Oldfield - guitar

Bon Lozaga - guitar

Francois Causse - congas

Darryl way - violin

Francis Moze - bass, gong, piano

Mino Cinelu - percussion

Didier Lockwood - violin

Ross Record - guitar, vocal

Terry Oldfield - flute

François Causse: percussion

Raisinhill

John Kasiewicz - guitar

Brian Anderson - acoustic bass

Jay Bond - drums

Ralph Armstrong

bass

Bands: Mahavishnu Orchestra, Jean-Luc Ponty, Frank Zappa, Narada Michael Walden

Randy Jackson

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bass, vocal, producer

Bands: Tom Coster, Steve Smith, Joaquin Lievano, Narada Michael Walden, Mariah Carey, Journey, Jean-Luc Ponty, Aretha Franklin, Billy Cobham, Richard Marx, Bon Jovi, George Michael, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Billy Joel, Tracy Chapman, The Charlie Daniels Band, Madonna, Celine Dion, Stryper, Bruce Springsteen

Reed Mathis

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bass, guitar, cello, acoustic bass

Bands: Tea Leaf Green, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Coalition of the Willing, Marco Benevento, Steve Kimock, Mike Dillon, Grace Potter

Reggie Marks

tenor sax, vocal, percussion

Bands: Mumbo Gumbo

Return to Forever

Lenny White - drums

Al DiMeola - guitar

Stanley Clarke - bass

Chick Corea - keys

Flora Purim - vocal (ex-member)

Airto Moreira - drums (ex-member)

Joe Farrell - flute, soprano sax (ex-member)

Bill Connors - guitar (ex-member)

Earl Klugh - guitar (ex-member)

Steve Gadd - drums (ex-member)

Mingo Lewis - percussion (ex-member)

Gerry Brown - drums (ex-member)

John Thomas - trumpet (ex-member)

Jim Pugh - trombone (ex-member)

James Tinsley - trumpet (ex-member)

Richard Bona

bass, percussion, guitar, vocal

Bands: Michael Brecker, Paul Simon, Chaka Khan, Tito Puente, Eddie Palmieri, Chucho Valdès, Mike Stern, Larry Coryell, Steve Gadd, Joni Mitchell, Harry Connick Jr., Herbie Hancock, Billy Cobham, Queen Latifah, Jacky Terrasson, Bobby McFerrin, Chick Corea, Joe Zawinul, Pat Metheny, George Benson, Manu Dibango, Salif Keita, Didier Lockwood, Marc Fosset, Solo

Rick Laird

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bass

Bands: Solo, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, The Brian Auger Trinity, Sonny Rollins, Richie Cole, Buddy Rich, Ben Webster, Victor Feldman

Robben Ford

guitar, vocal

Bands: Robben Ford & the Blue Line, Miles Davis, Phil Lesh & Friends, Solo

Robert Wyatt

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drums, vocal

Bands: Soft Machine, Matching Mole

Robin Lumley

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keys

Bands: Brand X, David Bowie, SETI

Rod Morgenstein

drums

Bands: The Dixie Dregs, Jazz Is Dead, the Steve Morse Band, Platypus, Jelly Jam, Winger, Jordan Rudess, Fiona

Rodney Holmes

drums

Bands: The Steve Kimock Band, Carlos Santana, Rob Thomas, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, Wayne Shorter, Joe Zawinul, The Hermanators

Roy Babbington

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bass

Bands: Soft Machine, Delivery, Michael Gibbs, The Keith Tippett Group, Carol Grimes, Nucleus, Alexis Korner, Ovary Lodge, Chris Spedding, Solid Gold Cadillac, Mose Allison, Elvis Costello, Barbara Thompson

Russell Ferrante

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keys

Bands: The Yellowjackets, Jimmy Witherspoon, Robben Ford, Joni Mitchell

Sam Minaie

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Reno's best bassist until he moved to L.A. for grad school.

bass

Bands: Sol'Jibe, Sonic Nation (formerly The Electrosonics), Mr. Beegle, Matt Otto Trio, Nick Mancini Quartet, Kathleen Grace Band, Graham Dechter Trio, Zane Musa Quartet, Brian Swartz Trio, Dr. Mint, Mahesh Balasooriya, Sara Gazarek, Medulla Oblongata Ensemble

Scott Henderson

guitar

Bands: Tribal Tech, Jean-Luc Ponty, Jeff Berlin, Joe Zawinul, Chick Corea's Elektric Band, Vital Tech Tones, T Lavitz, Steve Smith

Scott Kinsey

keys

Bands: Tribal Tech, Scott Kinsey Group, James Moody, Bill Evans, Robben Ford, Uncle Moe's Space Ranch, Gary Willis, Scott Henderson, Philip Bailey, Joe Zawinul, Matt Garrison, Danny Carey, Annie Sofie Van Otter, WDR Big Band

Scott Kinsey Group

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Scott Kinsey - keys

Scott Henderson - guitar

Matt Garrison - bass

Gary Novak - drums

Steve Tavaglione - sax, EWI (electric wind instrument)

Jimmy Earl - bass

Shawn Ellis

bass

Bands: somethingfour

Soft Machine

Robert Wyatt - drums, vocal

Daevid Allen - guitar

Mike Ratledge - keys

Hugh Hopper - bass

Kevin Ayers - bass, guitar, vocal

Elton Dean - sax

John Marshall - drums

Karl Jenkins - oboe, baritone sax, soprano sax, keys

Roy Babbington - bass

Allan Holdsworth - guitar

John Etheridge - guitar

Steve Cook - bass

Alan Wakeman - sax

Ric Sanders - violin

Phil Howard - drums

Andy Summers - guitar

somethingfour

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Chris Zanardi - guitar

Jme Brilli - drums

Barry Thompson - sax, wind synth

Shawn Ellis - bass

Special EFX

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Chieli Minucci - guitar

George Jinda - percussion, drums

Omar Hakim - drums

Gerald Veasley - bass

Stanley Clarke

Considering his enormous influence and that he's equally superb on electric and acoustic bass, he's the gold standard of bassists. He received Bass Player Magazine's Lifetime Achievement Award, was Playboy's Best Bassist winner for 10 straight years, is in Guitar Player Magazine's Gallery of Greats and has won many Grammys.

electric bass, acoustic bass

Bands: Solo, Return to Forever, Trio!, Pharoah Sanders, Gil Evans, Stan Getz, Art Blakey, Dexter Gordon, Horace Silver, Mel Lewis, The Clarke/Duke Project, Gato Barbieri, Joe Henderson, Animal Logic, Jeff Beck, New Barbarians, Larry Carlton, The Rite of Strings, Vertu, Wallace Roney, Stevie Wonder, Billy Cobham, Manhattan Project, Implosions

Steps Ahead

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Mike Mainieri - vibes

Anthony Jackson - bass

Bill Evans - sax

Bryan Baker - guitar

Steve Smith - drums

Etienne Mbappe - bass

Kai Eckhardt - bass (ex-member)

Eddie Gomez - bass (ex-member)

Peter Erskine - drums (ex-member)

Michael Brecker - tenor sax, EWI (ex-member)

Don Grolnick - keys (ex-member)

Eliane Elias - keys (ex-member)

Dennis Chambers - drums (ex-member)

Mike Stern - guitar (ex-member)

Richard Bona - percussion (ex-member)

Steve Gadd - drums (ex-member)

Tony Levin - bass (ex-member)

Rachel Z - keys (ex-member)

Darryl Jones - bass (ex-member)

Steve Gadd

He's on over 600 rock, jazz, funk, blues, fusion and pop albums! Top five fer sure!

drums

Bands: Steely Dan, Chick Corea, B.B. King, Chuck Mangione, Jim Hall, Stanley Clarke, Paul Simon, George Benson, Rickie Lee Jones, The Gadd Gang, Bob James, Cornell Dupree, Eddie Gomez, Jon Faddis, Steps Ahead, Eric Gale, Anthony Jackson, Tony Levin, Michel Petrucciani, Steve Khan, Gladys Knight, Yusef Lateef, Manhattan Jazz, Lew Soloff, Paquito D'Rivera, Jon Faddis, Manhattan Transfer, Herbie Mann, Dave Matthews, Paul McCartney, Dave Liebman, Mike Mainieri, Sadao Watanabe, Stuff, James Brown, Sergio Mendes, Herp Alpert, Chet Baker, Gato Barbieri, Ron Carter, Ray Charles, The Brecker Brothers, Larry Coryell, Eric Clapton, Joe Cocker, Joe Beck, George Benson, Bob Berg, Carla Bley, Art Farmer, Maynard Ferguson, Eric Gale, Paul Simon, Deodato, Al DiMeola, Dr. John, Simon & Garfunkel, Frank Sinatra, Spyro Gyra, Grover Washington, Michel Urbaniak, Dizzy Gillespie (when he was 11!)

Steve Khan

guitar

Bands: Solo, Steely Dan, Billy Joel, Michael Franks, Hubert Laws, Billy Cobham, Jack DeJohnette, James Brown, Maynard Ferguson, Weather Update, Eyewitness, Hubert Laws, Larry Coryell, Buddy Rich, the Brecker Brothers, David Sanborn, Don Grolnick, Will Lee, Steve Gadd, Dave Weckl, Elements, Mike Stern, Jack DeJohnette, John Patitucci, Alphonso Johnson

Steve Kimock

guitar, acoustic guitar, octave mandolin, lap steel guitar, vocal (rarely)

Bands: Zero, KVHW, The Steve Kimock Band, The Psychedelic Guitar Circus, Goodman Brothers, Heart of Gold Band, Kingfish, Merl Saunders & the Rainforest Band, Missing Man Formation, Phil Lesh & Friends, The Other Ones, Bruce Hornsby, Steve Kimock & Friends, Everybody Slides, the Rhythm Devils, Jerry Joseph's Little Women

Steve Morse

Yet another of the 10 best guitarists, Steve shreds playing jazz, rock, bluegrass, classical - often in the same song. He was voted "Best Overall Guitarist" 5 years in a row by Guitar Player Magazine, then didn't let him run any more by putting him in their Gallery of Greats (Steve Howe is the only other member).

guitar

Bands: The Dixie Dregs, The Steve Morse Band, Deep Purple, Kansas, Steve Walsh, Mark O'Connor, Triumph, T Lavitz, Michael Manring, Living Loud, Ian Gillan, Jordan Rudess, Jeff Watson, Marcel Dadi, CPR, School of the Arts, Eric Johnson, Alex Ligertwood, John McLaughlin

Steve Smith

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Modern Drummer Magazine named him one of the 25 top Drummers of All Time.

drums

Bands: Vital Information, Journey, Steve Smith's Jazz Legacy (formerly Steve Smith and Buddy's Buddies), Steps Ahead, Soulbop, Jean-Luc Ponty, Montrose, The Storm, Mariah Carey, Bryan Adams, Zakir Hussain, Ahmad Jamal, Dave Liebman, Larry Coryell, Victor Wooten, Mike Stern, Stu Hamm, Dweezil Zappa, Randy Brecker, Anthony Jackson, Steve Marcus, Howard Levy, Kai Eckhardt, Oteil Burbridge, Jerry Goodman, Bill Evans, Buddy DeFranco, Vital Tech Tones

Steve Stizzo

keys, accordion

Bands: Mumbo Gumbo

Stix Hooper

drums

Bands: The Crusaders, Grant Green, George Shearing, B.B. King, Grover Washington, Jr., Quincy Jones, Marvin Gaye, Nancy Wilson

Stu Goldberg

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keys

Bands: Solo, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Al DiMeola, Freddie Hubbard, Wayne Shorter, Billy Cobham, Jack Bruce, Larry Coryell, Alphonse Mouzon

T Lavitz

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keys

Bands: The Dixie Dregs, The Bluesbusters, Jeff Berlin, the Billy Cobham Trio, Jazz Is Dead, Paul Barrere, Steve Smith, Scott Henderson, Bill Bruford, Widespread Panic, Jefferson Starship, Dennis Chambers, Jeff Sipe, Jimmy Herring, Rob Wasserman, Richie Hayward, Kenny Gradney, Dave Fiuczynski, Craig Erickson, the Steve Morse Band, Nils Lofgren, Mark O'Connor, Col. Bruce Hampton, Dave LaRue, Catfish Hodge, Robbie Krieger, Soulfarm, Roy Vogt, Bluestrain, Andy West, Jeff Richman, Peter Himmelman, School of the Arts

The Billy Cobham Trio

Billy Cobham - drums

T Lavitz - keys

Jeff Berlin - bass

The Crusaders

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Joe Sample - keys

Stix Hooper - drums

Wilton Felder - tenor sax

Wayne Henderson - trombone

Larry Carlton - guitar

Alphonso Johnson - bass

The Dixie Dregs

One of my favorite bands, they play a virtuosic, kickass mix of mostly instrumental southern rock, jazz, bluegrass and classical.

Steve Morse - guitar (1972 - Present)

Rod Morgenstein - drums 1973 - Present)

T Lavitz - keys (1978 - Present)

Dave LaRue - bass (1988 - Present)

Jerry Goodman - violin (1992 - Present)

Allen Sloan - violin (1973 - 1981, 1992)

Mark O'Connor - violin (1981 - 1982)

Andy West - bass (1972 - 1988)

Jordan Rudess - keys (1994)

Mark Parrish - keys (1977 - 1978)

Steve Davidowski - keys (1975 - 1977)

Frank Josephs - keys (1974 - 1975)

The John McLaughlin Trio

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John McLaughlin - guitar

Kai Eckhardt - bass

Trilok Gurtu - percussion, tablas

Dominique DiPiazza - bass

The New Tony Williams Lifetime

Tony Williams - drums

Allan Holdsworth - guitar

Tony Newton - bass

Alan Pasqua - keys

The Sonic Nation (formerly The Electrosonics)

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Sam Minaie - bass

Caleb Dolister - drums

Justin Kruger - guitar, turntable

Jimmy Hoover - tenor sax, alto sax

Jason Williamson - vocal

The Steve Kimock Band

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Steve Kimock - guitar, octave mandolin, lap steel guitar, vocal

Rodney Holmes - drums

Mitch Stein - guitar

Arne Livingston - bass

Bobby Vega - bass

Leo Traversa - bass

Jim Kost - keys

The Yellowjackets

Russell Ferrante - keys

Bob Mintzer - tenor sax, bass clarinet

Jimmy Haslip - bass

Marcus Baylor - drums, percussion

Marc Russo - alto sax (ex-member)

William Kennedy - drums (ex-member)

Robben Ford - guitar (ex-member)

Peter Erskine - drums (ex-member)

Terri Lyne Carrington - drums (ex-member)

Tom Brechtlein

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drums

Bands: Chick Corea, Robben Ford, Joe Farrell, Melissa Manchester, Kei Akagi, Bunny Brunel, Celestial Navigations, Leonard Cohen, Al DiMeola, Tommy Emmanuel, Mark Ford, Frank Gambale, Don Grusin, Fareed Haque, Bob Sheppard, Wayne Shorter, Jai Uttal, Bruce Willis, Jimmy Witherspoon, Eric Marienthal, Anthony Jackson, Alex Acuña, Don Alias, John Patitucci, Joe Farrell

Tom Coster

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keys

Bands: Solo, Santana, Steve Smith, Gabor Szabo, Billy Cobham, Joe Satriani, Stu Hamm, Vital Information, Frank Gambale, Boz Scaggs, Third Eye Blind, Larry Coryell, Dennis Chambers, Randy Jackson, Ernie Watts, the Loading Zone

Tom Scott

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tenor sax

Bands: Solo, The L.A. Express, Paul McCartney, The Carpenters, Whitney Houston, Barbra Streisand, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison, Blondie, Eddie Money, Steely Dan, Quincy Jones, Frank Sinatra, Alphonso Johnson

Tony Williams Lifetime

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Tony Williams - drums

John McLaughlin - guitar

Larry Young - organ

Jack Bruce - bass, vocal

Ted Dunbar - guitar

Don Alias - percussion

Juini Booth - bass

Tracy Walton

guitar, vocal

Bands: Mumbo Gumbo

Tribal Tech

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Scott Henderson - guitar

Gary Willis - bass

Scott Kinsey - keys

Kirk Covington - drums

(unpronounceable)

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Kelly Back - guitar

Dave Grossman - bass

Jan Jackson - drums

Vince Ilagan

bass

Bands: Jeff Sipe Trio

Vital Information

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Steve Smith - drums

Tom Coster - keys

Vinny Valentino - guitar

Baron Browne - bass

Frank Gambale - guitar (ex-member)

Mike Stern - guitar (ex-member)

Jeff Andrews - bass (ex-member)

Tim Landers - keys, bass (ex-member)

Dave Wilczewski - tenor sax, alto sax, soprano sax (ex-member)

Dean Brown - guitar (ex-member)

Vital Tech Tones

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Scott Henderson - guitar

Steve Smith - drums

Victor Wooten - bass

Wayne Henderson

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trombone

Bands: The Crusaders

Weather Report

Joe Zawinul - keys

Wayne Shorter - tenor sax

Airto Moreira - percussion

Dom Um Romao - percussion

Jaco Pastorius - bass

Miroslav Vitous - bass

Alphonso Johnson - bass

Victor Bailey - bass

Alphonse Mouzon - drums

Eric Gravatt - drums

Greg Errico - drums

Ishmael Wilburn - drums

Skip Hadden - drums

Darryl Brown - drums

Leon 'Ndugu' Chancler - drums

Chester Thompson - drums

Narada Michael Walden - drums

Alex Acuña - drums

Peter_Erskine - drums

Omar Hakim - drums

Will Kennedy

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drums

Bands: The Yellowjackets, Tom Scott, Ray Obiedo, John Patitucci, Montreux, Bobby McFerrin, Fishbone, Alex Acuna, Lee Ritenour, Larry Carlton, Bobby McFerrin, John Patitucci, the Will Kennedy Krew

Wilton Felder

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tenor sax, bass

Bands: The Crusaders, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, America, Seals & Crofts, John Cale, Joni Mitchell, Michael Franks

Zawinul Syndicate

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Joe Zawinul - keys

Gerald Veasley - bass

Scott Henderson - guitar

Alex Acuna - drums

Zero

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Steve Kimock - guitar

Greg Anton - drums

Liam Hanrahan - bass

Donna Jean Godchaux - vocal

Judge Murphy - vocal

Martin Fierro - tenor sax (ex-member)

Bobby Vega - bass (ex-member)