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A very valuable bassist, John Heard has appeared in a countless number of musical situations through the years, always distinguishing himself. He started out playing saxophone but switched to bass before joining the Air Force in 1958. After his discharge, Heard worked in Pittsburgh, spent time living in San Francisco (1966-1968) playing with Al Jarreau, and freelanced primarily in New York and Los Angeles. Among his many musical associations have been Booker Ervin, Wes Montgomer... Read more

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