Mississippi native Milt Hinton was a double bassist who lived to see most of the 20th century. He would collaborate with Louis Armstrong, Cab Calloway, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Goodman, Ben Webster and Art Tatum.
Given the nickname “The Judge,” while playing with Calloway he developed a reputation for slapping the bass.
Milt Hinton, bass
Derek Smith, piano
Bobby Rosengarden, drums
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