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Bass Player; Tangerine

Discussion in 'The Beat of The Brass: Herb Alpert/Tijuana Brass' started by RPC, Mar 1, 2018.

  1. RPC

    RPC New Member Thread Starter

    Thanks so much for the info on Hal and Nick drumming on Going Places. Next question; Who is the bass player on Tangerine (Whipped Cream...)? The great Wrecking Crew studio icon Carol Kaye is reputed to have played on most of the "Whipped Cream" tracks. But Carol is primarily (exclusively?) an electric bass player. Those busy lyrical counter lines on "Tangerine" are obviously being played on an upright (acoustic).
  2. Steve Sidoruk

    Steve Sidoruk Founder, A&M Fan Net Moderator

    3/10/65 - TANGERINE - Lyle Ritz - ukulele, tuba. bass, violin
    RPC, Bobberman and dostros like this.
  3. Bobberman

    Bobberman Well-Known Member

    Tangerine was very meticulously crafted and played very well you can hear the detail in every instrument Herb's version was the first I ever heard of this song and As with many of his covers He Nailed this one down Perfectly

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