Wayne Shorter is legendary in the jazz world; well known for his revival of the soprano saxophone and revolutionary approach to fusion jazz as member of the band Weather Report. Since the 1950’s, Shorter has brought the saxophone and jazz to new heights, having his improvisations compared to a long, dramatic brush stroke on a canvas. Shorter even performed on a six year tour in the 60’s with Miles Davis and Herbie Hancock. Since the 90’s Shorter has moved on to performing solo, with his quartet, and writing numerous compositions for with he has received many awards including a Grammy for Best Jazz Instrumental Solo for his “In Walked Wayne” composition an received an honorary doctorate from NYU.
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Everywhere one can go it seems there are traces of Jaco’s trademark sound. Whether it’s a commercial on T.V. or a 16th note groove escaping from the confines of the record store on the corner of the avenue, Jaco’s revolutionary approach to bass guitar may be found anywhere. Unlike his various predecessors, Jaco redefined the bass guitar utilizing abstract and unconventional techniques, paving the way for future musicians. Truly a man before his time, here is a list of various ideas and techniques Jaco used to create his unmistakable trademark sound.
The Fret-less Bass: Coming from a poor family in Fort Lauderdale Florida, Jaco didn’t have enough money to buy the instruments that he needed, which led to a more creative approach Read more