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David Finck

b, cb, *1958 US
Musician of Jazz

David E. Finck (born August 26, 1958) is an American jazz bassist. He plays both bass guitar and double bass.Finck was born in Rochester, New York. He studied under Sam Goradetzer and Michael Shahan of the Philadelphia Orchestra, and graduated from Eastman School of Music in 1980. He played with Woody Herman in 1980-81 and then moved to New York City, where he played with Joe Williams, Annie Ross, Mel Lewis, Al Cohn, Ernestine Anderson, Rosemary Clooney, Tom Harrell, Jerry Dodgion, Phil Woods, Clark Terry, and Al Grey in the 1980s. He worked with Paquito D'Rivera and Steve Kuhn in the 1990s, as well as Freddie Hubbard, Makoto Ozone, and Eddie Daniels. Finck also featured accompanying André Previn on the 1998 Deutsche Grammophon album release 'We Got Rhythm: A Gershwin Songbook'.

  • Bass
  • Double bass
  • Bass guitar
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
The Christmas Waltz on The Christmas Waltz by David Finck
In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning on A Beautiful Friendship by David Finck
Christmas Time Is Here on Christmas Time Is Here by David Finck
The Best Thing For You (Would Be Me) on Bassic Instinct by David Finck
Doxy on A Beautiful Friendship by David Finck
Girl Crazy: Embraceable You on Gershwin: We got Rhythm - A Gershwin Songbook by George Gershwin, André Previn & David Finck
On a Slow Boat to China on A Beautiful Friendship by David Finck
Old Devil Moon on Bassically Jazz by David Finck
Só Pra Dizer on A Beautiful Friendship by David Finck
Gentle Journey on A Beautiful Friendship by David Finck

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
The DeepShelly Berg & David Finck2017Album
Low StandardsDavid Finck2017Album
New York MeetingGato Barbieri, Carlos Franzetti, David Finck, Nestor Astarita2010Album
Umbrellas & Sunshine - The Music Of Michel LegrandRoger Davidson & David Finck2010Album
Live At The Jazz StandardAndré Previn With David Finck2001Album
We Got It Good And That Ain't Bad: An Ellington SongbookAndré Previn, David Finck1999Album
We Got Rhythm: A Gershwin SongbookAndré Previn, David Finck1998Album
Together Again For The First TimeRed Records All Stars - Jerry Bergonzi, Bobby Watson, Victor Lewis, Kenny Barron, Curtis Lundy, David Finck1998Album
Sure Thing: The Jerome Kern SongbookSylvia McNair, André Previn, David Finck1994Album
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