|Born||May 12, 1935|
Burley, Idaho, U.S.
|Died||September 4, 2020 (aged 85)|
Olivebridge, New York, U.S.
|Genres||Jazz, avant-garde jazz, free jazz|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, composer, educator|
Gary Peacock (May 12, 1935 – September 4, 2020) was an American jazz double-bassist. He recorded a dozen albums under his own name/ He also performed and recorded with major jazz figures such as Albert Ayler, Paul Bley, and Bill Evans.
References[change | change source]
- Porter, Lewis (2001). "Peacock, Gary". In Kuhn, Laura (ed.). Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians. Vol. 4. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc. p. 2746. OCLC 313885028.
- "Gary Peacock: Discography". Discogs.com. Retrieved June 27, 2020.
- "Gary Peacock, Master Jazz Bassist, Is Dead at 85". The New York Times. September 9, 2020.