Coleridge Goode

British musician (1914-2015)

Coleridge George Emerson Goode (29 November 1914 – 2 October 2015) was a British Jamaican-born jazz bassist. He was best known for his long works with alto saxophonist Joe Harriott.

Coleridge Goode
Background information
Birth nameColeridge George Emerson Goode
Born(1914-11-29)29 November 1914
Kingston, Jamaica
Died2 October 2015(2015-10-02) (aged 100)
Occupation(s)Double bassist
InstrumentsDouble bass

On 18 May 2011 Goode was honoured with the Services to Jazz Award at the Parliamentary Jazz Awards, held at the House of Commons.[1] He died on 2 October 2015,[2] the year after he turned 100.[3]

References change

  1. ""Coleridge Goode wins Services to Jazz Award", Dune, 26 May 2011". Archived from the original on 21 January 2013. Retrieved 6 October 2015.
  2. "RIP Coleridge Goode". Archived from the original on 2015-10-11. Retrieved 2015-10-06.
  3. "Celebrating 100 Goode Years: Happy Birthday Coleridge". Tomrrow's Warriors. 2014-11-29. Retrieved 2014-12-01.