Bucky Pizzarelli RIP

Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by drmilktruck, Apr 2, 2020.

  1. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck Gretschified

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    COVID-19 claimed the 94 year old jazz guitarist. RIP.

    https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/02/arts/music/bucky-pizzarelli-dead-coronavirus.html
     
  2. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Age:
    61
    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
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    He passed away in Saddle River , N.J. Not far from where I live
    R.I.P.
     
  3. JC higgy

    JC higgy Friend of Fred

    Age:
    49
    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
  4. Synchro

    Synchro The artist formerly known as: Synchro Staff Member

    Jun 2, 2008
    Tucson
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    A great loss to Jazz guitar.
     
  5. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
  6. Jeff67

    Jeff67 Synchromatic

    Age:
    53
    789
    Nov 3, 2019
    Crockett, Texas
    RIP. Also, Ellis Marsalis, for the same reason.:(
     
  7. Robbie

    Robbie Friend of Fred

    Age:
    66
    Jun 17, 2013
    Sarnia Ontario Canada
    RIP. Very sad
     
  8. ZackyDog

    ZackyDog Friend of Fred

    Age:
    55
    Feb 6, 2015
    In the USA
    Bucky played a 7-string Gretsch:

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  9. mrfixitmi

    mrfixitmi Synchromatic

    833
    Mar 20, 2010
    Michigan
    How awful, we lost another good Gretsch person. Bucky was great in many respects. We got the chance to see his daughter Mary for a classical fundraiser, and her father Bucky joined her on stage. That was a wonderful show. I couldn't believe how personable and nice they were after the show.
     
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  10. Stefan

    Stefan Country Gent

    Jan 20, 2016
    Germany
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