Booth, Philip
December 2006
Bass Player;Dec2006, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p21
The article presents an interview with U.S. bass player Esperanza Spalding. She cites Ron Carter and Dave Holland as important influences. Spalding discusses why she sings while playing the bass. She also describes the music she makes with her quintet, which includes saxophonist Mike Tucker and drummer Lynden Rochelle.


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