Vernon Martin (jazz bassist)

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Vernon Martin
Birth name Vernon Shelby Martin
Born (1932-01-05)January 5, 1932
Toledo, Ohio, U.S.
Died November 10, 2000(2000-11-10) (aged 68)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Double bass
Years active 1962-2000
Associated acts Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Vernon Shelby Martin (January 5, 1932 – November 10, 2000) was an American jazz double bassist known for his work with Rahsaan Roland Kirk.


As sideman


Parham, Douglas Scott (1994). Recognizing a Master in the Field; Documenting the life of Vernon Martin (MA). UC Santa Barbara.