Don Thompson

Musician, Composer

1940 –

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Who is Don Thompson?

Donald Winston Thompson, OC is a Canadian jazz musician who plays bass, piano, and vibes. Thompson formed part of the Toronto Quartet of Paul Desmond during the mid seventies, and that effort produced two albums. Other personnel on those dates, mostly at Bourbon Street in Toronto, were Toronto guitarist Ed Bickert and drummer Jerry Fuller. Thompson has been a fixture on the Toronto jazz scene since the late 1960s when he moved there from British Columbia. Thompson played for a long time in Rob McConnell's Boss Brass.

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Born
Jan 18, 1940
Powell River, British Columbia
Also known as
  • Donald Winston Thompson
  • Donald Winston Thompson, OC
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Lived in
  • Toronto

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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