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Milt Jackson – YouTube.
http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20130111/ENT04/301110321/Detroit-bass-player-71-master-many-styles?odyssey=mod%7Cnewswell%7Ctext%7CEntertainment%7Cp Detroit bass player who gained international renown playing for a diverse roster of acts, including Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, jazz stars Art Blakey and Milt Jackson.
Vibraphonist Milt “Bags” Jackson would have been 90 this year http://www.npr.org/2013/01/07/168786059/milt-jackson-on-piano-jazz
http://www.kjzz.org/content/1212/tuesday-9-oclock-special Milt Jackson was the most popular vibraphonist in jazz history playing bop, blues, and ballads with sensitivity and swing
Two of my favorite vibraphone artists on one concert. This video features Bobby Hutcherson & Joe Locke performing on a concert called “Homage to Milt Jackson” at the 2007 Jazz Baltica Festival. via “Homage to Milt Jackson” – Bag’s Groove … Continue reading
Because of his ideas, time and arresting way of playing, Milt Jackson, nicknamed “Bags”, is considered by many the greatest of jazz vibraphonists via Quintet & Sextet, With Lucky Thompson (2 Cds) – Milt Jackson – Blues Sounds.