Inner account - 1992

Ron McClure (performer)
Inner account - 1992
Inner account - 1992 Inner account - 1992

Inner account - 1992

Inner account - 1992
Ron McClure  (contrabas)
Steeple Chase, 1994
1 cd
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About Ron McClure

Ron McClure (born November 22, 1941) is a jazz bassist.

Early life

McClure was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He started on piano at age five, and later played accordion and bass. McClure studied privately with Joseph Iadone and, later, with Hall Overton and Don Sebesky. McClure attended the Hartt School of Music, graduating in 1963.

Later life and career

McClure worked in the Buddy Rich Sextet in 1963. He then joined Maynard Ferguson's big band and, afterwards, Herbie Mann in 1964; and then assumed the bass chair in the Wynton Kelly Trio vacated by Paul Chambers in 1965 (playing behind guitarist Wes Montgomery).

From 1966 to 1969 he was a member of Charles Lloyd's "classic quartet" with pianist Keith Jarrett and drummer Jack DeJohnette, which was voted "Group of the Year" in 1967 by Downbeat magazine.

In 1970, with pianist-composer Mike Nock, drumme…Read more on Wikipedia