A sideman (in the plural sidemans or sidemen ) is a professional Musicien whose services are necessary to record with a Groupe of music of which he is not permanent member. The sidemen are generally able to adapt to different musical genres according to the order. The goods sidemen sometimes are very required.
Often, but not always, they form then their own groups to make a career on their behalf: thus for example John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Pete Best which was sidemen of Tony Sheridan before forming the group The Beatles. Others contrary release from the time of their own group to become sidemen other artists such as for example Mike Watt with J Mascis and the Fog or The Stooges.
Among the famous sidemen one can quote
- Eric Clapton, guitarist Blues/rock'n'roll for Delaney & Bonnie
- Sony Clark, Pianiste Hard bop
- Bill Evans, Pianiste of Jazz
- Johnny Dodds, clarinettist of Jazz
- Bradley Joseph, Claviériste
- Chuck Leavell, Claviériste
- Fred Wesley, trombonist Jazz and Funk author of the book Hit Me, Fred: Recollections off has Sideman
- Phil Woods, Saxophoniste viola and clarinettist of Jazz
|Random links:||DC 72000 | Gigliola Cinquetti | Social The Capital Foundation | Lucia Romanov | Charlotte Calmis | Lumière_de_Walter|