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Gary Peacock
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Peacock performing in July 2003
Background information
Born (1935-05-12)May 12, 1935
Burley, Idaho, U.S.
Died September 4, 2020(2020-09-04) (aged 85)
Olivebridge, New York, U.S.
Genres Jazz, avant-garde jazz, free jazz
Occupation(s) Musician, composer, educator
Instruments Double bass
Years active 1956–2020
Associated acts Paul Bley, Albert Ayler, Masabumi Kikuchi, Keith Jarrett, Jack DeJohnette, Paul Motian, Marc Copland

Gary Peacock (May 12, 1935 – September 4, 2020) was an American jazz double-bassist. He recorded a dozen albums under his own name/ He also performed and recorded with major jazz figures such as Albert Ayler, Paul Bley, and Bill Evans.

Peacock died at his home in Olivebridge, New York on September 4, 2020 at the age of 85.

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