Teddy Kotick

Teddy Kotick (June 4, 1928 – April 17, 1986) was a jazz bassist, who appeared as a sideman with many of the leading figures of the 1940s and 1950s, including Charlie Parker, Buddy Rich, Artie Shaw, Horace Silver, Phil Woods and Bill Evans. He was born in Haverhill, Massachusetts. Kotick never recorded as a leader.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 4th, 1928 (Haverhill), Died April 17th, 1986 (Boston)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 29 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 76079 4/4/1950 He's gone away Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76080 4/4/1950 Foggy foggy dew Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76081 4/4/1950 The Continental Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76082 4/4/1950 I'll remember April Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76099 4/7/1950 Crumbum Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76100 4/8/1950 The shekomeko shuffle Gramercy Five ; Artie Shaw instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76196 4/27/1950 Count every star Dick Haymes instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 76197 4/27/1950 If you were only mine Dick Haymes instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101060 12/3/1956 S-H-I-N-E Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101061 12/3/1956 The lady is a tramp Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101062 12/3/1956 So far, so good Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101063 12/3/1956 A blues serenade Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101064 12/3/1956 Chlo-e Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101065 12/4/1956 Good spirits Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101066 12/4/1956 Winter Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101067 12/4/1956 Lazy man stomp Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101068 12/4/1956 I should care Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101069 12/4/1956 Bunny hunch Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101070 12/4/1956 Ill wind Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 101071 12/4/1956 Back to back Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 102100 3/26/1957 You're a lucky guy Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 102101 3/26/1957 Halley's comet Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 102102 3/26/1957 Chasin' the blues Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 102103 3/26/1957 Two funky people-1 Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 102104 3/26/1957 The wailing boat Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, string bass  
(Results 1-25 of 29 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Kotick, Teddy," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325761.

Kotick, Teddy. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325761.

"Kotick, Teddy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 19 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/325761

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