Jaco Pastorius

Jaco Pastorius
1951 - 1987

Jaco Pastorius  American Personality


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First Name Jaco
Last Name Pastorius
Age 35 (age at death) years
Birthday 5th December, 1951
Birthplace Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died 21st September, 1987
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician, composer, producer
Occupation Personality
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, jazz fusion, big band, folk-jazz, funk
Music Genre Jazz
Year(s) Active 1964–1987
Music Style Fusion, Post-Bop, Progressive Jazz
Music Mood Passionate, Complex, Knotty, Playful, Freewheeling, Fiery, Intense, Enigmatic, Elaborate, Indulgent, Ambitious
Instrument Bass
Instrument (text) Bass guitar, drums, double bass, piano, vocals, mandocello, steel drums
Record Label Epic, Warner Bros., Columbia, ECM, CBS, Elektra
Associated Acts Weather Report, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, Joni Mitchell, Trio of Doom, Blood, Sweat & Tears, Word of Mouth, Al Di Meola, Ian Hunter, Biréli Lagrène, Mike Stern, Flora Purim, Airto Moreira, Peter Erskine, Wayne Cochran and the C.C. Riders, Bob Moses, Don Alias, Michael Brecker, Othello Molineaux, Lenny White, Toots Thielemans, Jack DeJohnette, Alphonse Mouzon
Official Websites http://jacopastorius.com/

John Francis Anthony Pastorius III (December 1, 1951 – September 21, 1987), known as Jaco Pastorius /ˈdʒɑːkoʊ pæsˈtɔːriəs/, was an influential American jazz musician, composer, big band leader and electric bass player. He is best known for his work with Weather Report from 1976 to 1981, as well as work with artists including Joni Mitchell, Pat Metheny, and his own solo projects.

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rasta775rasta775Jun 27, 2008

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