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#1561609 - 02/09/18 07:37 PM Another loss ....
C Jo Go Offline
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Great jazz bass player -- since the 50's ( started playing at the clubs @ the LA beaches in the hey day ) -- Performing every weekend at Pebble Beach Resorts > since 1980 . And I have been performing along side him ** for 12 years.

Was at our home yesterday afternoon -- sitting in the garden ..having his hair cut by my wife. Played 3 hours last nite > at our regular gig.. Don with his '63 jazz, that he had so fondly taken out of storage, to join us once week .

Master at classic jazz standup and just had rebuilt his Steinway >> excelled at dbbl bass in the local orchestra.

A stroke early this morning ..


Edited by C Jo Go (02/09/18 08:58 PM)
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#1561615 - 02/09/18 09:26 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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Don who, please? So sorry for your loss.

Do you ever run into a sax player named George Young? Lives in Carmel, I believe. 8th wonder of the world!

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#1561616 - 02/09/18 09:33 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: Jazzooo]
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That's sad news CJoGo. Sorry.
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#1561617 - 02/09/18 10:10 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: Jazzooo]
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 Originally Posted By: Jazzooo
Don who, please? So sorry for your loss.

Do you ever run into a sax player named George Young? Lives in Carmel, I believe. 8th wonder of the world!
Yes, George still here --- recently played for a neighbors funeral .. Top notch man on that sax .. and they had done gigs together over the years ..


Edited by C Jo Go (02/09/18 11:11 PM)
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#1561618 - 02/09/18 10:11 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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DON ROSEFF
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#1561650 - 02/10/18 11:43 AM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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You know :: you play maybe 40 weeks a year -- for over a dozen years > about 15-20 inches away from a guy > you connect. Especially when you are the bottom /down beat of the band \:\(

The cable from his bass < would generally end up laying on my hi hat > most the night .. He sat on a tall wooden stool ( he had carried for 40 years ) inches away for 3 hours straight == never a break. Then we would eat/drink & be merry for over an hour after -- He was so well read -- fun to batter around economics /politics / world affairs over a Swiss meal & grog.


Edited by C Jo Go (02/10/18 12:53 PM)
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#1561654 - 02/10/18 12:08 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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Sorry to hear this. \:\(
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#1561663 - 02/10/18 12:50 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: Xenophile]
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 Originally Posted By: Xenophile
Sorry to hear this. \:\(


Thanks Kindly ;\)
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#1561667 - 02/10/18 01:12 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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BEAMS to you and to Don's family and other friends.
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#1561890 - 02/11/18 10:05 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: Doofie]
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#1561892 - 02/12/18 12:01 AM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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Sorry man.....BEEEAMS
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#1561894 - 02/12/18 12:07 AM Re: Another loss .... [Re: Doughboy]
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Thanks for the Beams ;\)



Gonna be hard to play this week ... and also for the other 2 bands he performs in regularly ...

I performed with him in the orchestra and a regular weekly gig ..


Edited by C Jo Go (02/12/18 12:33 AM)
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#1561916 - 02/12/18 08:49 AM Re: Another loss .... [Re: C Jo Go]
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sorry for your loss . time is precious.
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#1561950 - 02/12/18 12:50 PM Re: Another loss .... [Re: grachus]
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From: Don Roseff
Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2011 2:11 AM
To: C Jo Go
Subject: Concerts


Jo,

Thanks for the concert calendar.

You know, since I lived up here for the last 25 years, I've missed the WHOLE WORLD

of great performers because I work on Friday and Saturday nights! That upsets me.

What a price us gigging musicians pay!

Thanks Jo.

I miss our playing,

Don R.
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