George Mraz

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Jírí Mraz, 9 September 1944, Písek, Czechoslovakia. A gifted musician as a child, Mraz studied formally at the music conservatory in Prague. Although skilled on several instruments, he settled eventually on the bass. He worked in his homeland and in Germany, then in 1968 emigrated to the USA. He entered Berklee College Of Music for further studies, after which he played with Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson and other leading jazzmen. In New York in the mid-70s he became a... Read more

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jazz
bass
folk
latin
upright bass
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