Bass Day 1995
On May 21st, 1995, a group of Washington DC area bass players, who had been
communicating via mailing list, met face-to-face for the first time at Eric
Carter's house in Silver Spring, Maryland. We had a great time playing and
talking bass. We definitely had enough gear to shake Eric's house.
Here is the sole existing picture from that event (click on image for
(photo: Eric Carter)
The people, from left to right: John Young, Cliff Laufer, Barry Warsaw,
Eric Leifert, Eric Carter, Scott Evans, Tom Diepenbrock, Steve Reiter,
The basses, from left to right:
(front row): Fretless Martin B-65, Musicman Stingray 4, G&L,
1981 MusicMan Sabre, Musicman Stingray 5, 1991 Alembic Essence,
Tobias, 1992 Martin B-65, 1975 Fender Jazz.
(back row): 1975 fretless Fender Precision (w/Jazz neck of unknown
origin), Alembec 8-string, 1990 Warwick fretless Thumb 4, 1972 Fender Jazz,
???, ???, MusicMan Sterling Fretless, ???, Steinberger, Tobias 6-string,