Gary Peacock Death – Dead – Obituary : American Jazz Double-Bassist Has Died.

By John Chekwas | September 5, 2020

Gary Peacock Death – Dead – Obituary : American Jazz Double-Bassist Has Died.

RIP Gary Peacock May 12, 1935 – September 5, 2020
Gary Peacock (May 12, 1935 – September 5, 2020) was an American jazz double-bassist. He recorded a dozen albums under his own name, and has also performed and recorded with major jazz figures such as Albert Ayler, Paul Bley, and Bill Evans. In addition, he recorded over twenty albums with Keith Jarrett’s “Standards Trio”, which also featured drummer Jack DeJohnette, and which existed for over 30 years. DeJohnette stated that he admired Peacock’s “sound, choice of notes, and, above all, the buoyancy of his playing.” Pianist Marilyn Crispell called Peacock a “sensitive musician with a great harmonic sense.”

We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media., 

Cause of Death.

We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.


The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.

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