Jump to content


- - - - -

Rio De Janeiro Blue by Randy Crawford - anyone know


3 replies to this topic

#1 dodgnofski

    Fully fledged member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 633 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Staffordshire

Posted 06 September 2011 - 01:34 PM

Hi Guys,

Does anyone know the bassline to this classic track?? - I'm struggling to pick it up on my Dansette with my old cloth ears :) !!

The dots, tabs, or even just the chords would be helpful?? - all donations gratefully received!

All the best,

Tim
Hohner B2 - passive

Hohner Jack Bass - passive

Fender P

Kala U SUB Solid Body

MarkBass 1 x 15 combo - phwoar!!

1 x 10 Bloody awful cab!

Ashdown after eight combo

#2 Mr Bassman

    Very Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 1,333 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Location:Harrogate, North Yorkshire
  • Interests:Walking my dogs, walking my basses!

Posted 06 September 2011 - 05:16 PM

View Postdodgnofski, on Sep 6 2011, 02:34 PM, said:

Hi Guys,

Does anyone know the bassline to this classic track?? - I'm struggling to pick it up on my Dansette with my old cloth ears :) !!

The dots, tabs, or even just the chords would be helpful?? - all donations gratefully received!

All the best,

Tim

Randy did a couple of versions of this song, the later version on the Feeling Good album with Joe Sample is slower than the original.

I haven't got a chart but I've played it a few times in the past, shouldn't be too difficult to sort something when time allows.

In fact you can download it from here if you install sibelius scorch first.

Keith

Edited by Mr Bassman, 06 September 2011 - 05:30 PM.

Yamaha SLB100 & Mo Clifton EUBs
Fender, Wal & Steinberger bass guitars
PJB, GK & AI amps

Wanted
PJB Bass Buddy
PJB D200 head
Epiphone Zenith fretless
Yamaha APX B12 F fretless
Takamine TB10


For sale or trade
'80's Washburn (Steinbereger) Twin Neck - Fretted / Fretless
Fender Aerodyne Jazz Fretless
GK MB 150S Combo
Efifani UL110
Pair EV Eliminator 15'' PA cabs

#3 Paul S

    Is this the custom member title?

  • Members
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,505 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:North Thames Delta
  • Interests:Music,other stuff.

Posted 06 September 2011 - 05:30 PM

The original, by a guy called Richard Torrance, is pretty good too. Somewhere on YouTube land there is a vid of him performing it as some wedding in a marquee - great version, really good vibe to it. Doesn't look like he got too many royalties for it!

#4 dodgnofski

    Fully fledged member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 633 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Staffordshire

Posted 06 September 2011 - 10:36 PM

Thanks so much Guys - your help is & will be very much appreciated - it's hard for me to pick things out with my musically 'cloth ears' - but as bad as I am, I just love trying to do as good as job as possible for the sake of the other Guys in the band - even if it's just one note - as long as it's the right note!

Thanks again,

All the best

Tim
Hohner B2 - passive

Hohner Jack Bass - passive

Fender P

Kala U SUB Solid Body

MarkBass 1 x 15 combo - phwoar!!

1 x 10 Bloody awful cab!

Ashdown after eight combo





1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users