Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Gary Karr

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Gary Karr

    I hope this isn't violating protocol but I know a lot of audiophiles appreciate Gary Karr. He is playing at Princeton University on Nov. 20 at 7:30pm in Richardson Auditorium.

    http://music.princeton.edu/events/gary-karr-double-bass

    Cheers,
    Jack

  • #2
    wow...this is a special concert...

    In June 2001, Gary Karr played his farewell public concert as part of the International Society of Bassists 2001 Convention in Indianapolis. A large audience that included eight hundred bassists from twenty-seven different countries attended this event. At the close of this recital with his pianist, Harmon Lewis, Karr was given the ISB's Distinguished Teacher Award. He was also presented with a very special gift from more than two hundred of his colleagues and fans…a newly developed rose named in his honor to commemorate his forty years on the international concert stage.
    http://www.garykarr.com/biography/fr_main.html
    Christian
    System Gear

    Comment


    • #3
      Originally posted by bassrome View Post
      I hope this isn't violating protocol but I know a lot of audiophiles appreciate Gary Karr. He is playing at Princeton University on Nov. 20 at 7:30pm in Richardson Auditorium.

      http://music.princeton.edu/events/gary-karr-double-bass

      Cheers,
      Jack
      Hell no! 👍

      I’d love to go if I wasn’t working that night!

      His playing and albums are spectacular.

      Myles B. Astor, PhD, Administrator
      Senior Editor, Positive-Feedback.com
      ________________________________________

      Magico S5 Mk.2 speakers, cj ART300 40th Anniversary monoblock Amplifiers; cj GAT preamplifier Series 2; Doshi V3.0 phonostage; VPI Vanquish turntable/12-inch 3D tonearm/Lyra Atlas SL, Fuuga, vdh Colibri Signature, MOFI Master Tracker, Fuuga cartridges; Technics RS1506 with Flux Magnetic heads/Doshi V3.0 tape stage run balanced; Assorted cables including Transparent XL Gen. 5, Skogrand, Viero, Kubala-Sosna, MG Audio, Audience Au24SX, Genesis Advanced Technologies Power Cords. Stillpoint Aperture panels, MPod Magico feet, Cathedral Sound panels, Furutech NCF Nano AC receptacles; Silver Circle Tchaik 6 PLC. Symposium ISIS and SRA Craz racks; Audiodharma Cable Cooker; Symposium Ultra and assorted SRA platforms.

      Comment


      • #4
        Gary was my teacher back in the '70s. He only plays a few concerts a year where he doesn't have to travel with his bass. I also work as a luthier and was able to supply him with an instrument he knows. He will also be playing with the Plainfield Symphony on Nov. 18th.
        https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/d36d6...ce5bd86928.pdf

        Comment


        • MylesBAstor
          MylesBAstor commented
          Editing a comment
          What a terrific story!
      Working...
      X