Lisle Atkinson

Lisle Arthur Atkinson (Born September 16, 1940, New York, NY; Died March 25th, 2019, New York, NY) was an American jazz double-bassist.

Atkinson played violin from age four and switched to stand-up bass at twelve years of age. He attended the Manhattan School of Music, and after graduating worked was Nina Simone's bassist from 1962 to 1966. He also worked with the New York Bass Choir and Les Spann during this time. He played with Betty Carter from 1969 to 1971 and in the 1970s worked with Kenny Burrell, George Coleman, Andrew Cyrille, Maynard Ferguson, Dizzy Gillespie, John Gordon, Jon Hendricks, Helen Humes, Hank Jones, Wynton Kelly, Howard McGhee, Horace Parlan, Hazel Scott, Norman Simmons, Frank Strozier, Billy Taylor, Clark Terry, Stanley Turrentine, and Richard Wyands. He formed his own group, the Neo-Bass Ensemble, in 1983, which included five bassists, including Paul H. Brown, a pianist, and Al Harewood on drums. In the 1980s he also played with Benny Carter, Lee Konitz, Grover Mitchell, Joe Newman, Dakota Staton, and Ernie Wilkins. Associations in the 1990's and 2000's included Barry Harris, Leroy Williams, Jeanne Lee, and Sir Charles Thompson. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Atkinson, Lisle.
Published 1998
(CARLI) (Other Sources: (DPUdb)434112)
Music Recording Audio CD
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Published 1998
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Mixon, Dannie.
Published 2003
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (COLdb)595906)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Simone, Nina, 1933-2003.
Published 2000
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (COLdb)237857, (DPUdb)506763)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Breakstone, Joshua,
Published 2014
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Music Recording Audio CD
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Published 1998
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Simone, Nina, 1933-2003.
Published 2000
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Carter, Betty, 1930-
Published 1993
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (MILdb)137432)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Carter, Betty, 1930-1998.
Published 1993
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Carter, Betty, 1930-
Published 1991
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (MILdb)129025)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Carter, Benny.
Published 1991
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (JUDdb)61521)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Carter, Betty, 1930-1998.
Published 1991
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (NIUdb)2148498)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Breakstone, Joshua.
Published 2015
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (UIUdb)8029008)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Whyte, Ronny.
Published 1998
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Whyte, Ronny.
Published 1997
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Music Recording Electronic
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by Simone, Nina, 1933-2003.
Published 2003
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Music Recording Electronic
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Published 2012
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (DPUdb)807018)
Music Recording Audio CD
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Published 2008
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Movie DVD
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by Wyands, Richard.
Published 1998
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (DPUdb)431829)
Music Recording Audio CD
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by Carter, Benny.
Published 2011
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(CARLI) (Other Sources: (RVCdb)159690)
Music Recording Audio CD
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