Notes From An Artist

A Conversation With Gary Karr Pt 1

October 12, 2021 David C Gross and Tom Semioli
Notes From An Artist
A Conversation With Gary Karr Pt 1
Show Notes

Few classical bassists have forged a career comparable to Gary Karr. A virtuoso, recording artist, and educator – Karr founded the International Society of Bassists in 1967. His groundbreaking performances as a solo bassist have inspired generations of players spanning rock, jazz, classical and experimental, to cite a few. An artist who incorporates humor in his artistry – Karr’s enthusiasm knows no bounds. Unlike many of his peers, Gary embraces the ever-changing world of music – from the emergence of the electric bass to modern recording techniques. It’s all good to Gary!

The Gary Karr Playlist Part 1