Tommy Potter

Born 21 September 1918. Died 1 March 1988
Tommy Potter
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1918-09-21
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Tommy Potter

Tommy Potter Biography (Wikipedia)

Charles Thomas Potter (September 21, 1918 – March 1, 1988) was a jazz double bass player, best known for having been a member of Charlie Parker's "classic quintet", with Miles Davis, between 1947 and 1950.

Born in Philadelphia, Potter had first played with Parker in 1944, in Billy Eckstine's band with Dizzy Gillespie, Lucky Thompson and Art Blakey.

Potter also performed and recorded with many other notable jazz musicians, including Earl Hines, Artie Shaw, Bud Powell, Count Basie, Sonny Rollins, Stan Getz, Max Roach, Eddie Heywood, Tyree Glenn, Harry "Sweets" Edison, Buck Clayton and Charles Lloyd.

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Easy Living
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52nd Street Theme
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THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT
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All The Things You Are
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Easy Living
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