Marc Decho with his new, modified Tacoma Thunderchief ©Brett Delmage, 2010
Marc Decho with his new, modified Tacoma Thunderchief ©Brett Delmage, 2010

Mike Essoudry's Septet plays Le Petit Chicago on Monday nights this month, with some less frequently-heard instruments. One of them in the back caught our eye, and ear: Marc Decho`s new Tacoma Thunderchief. Marc talked to OttawaJazzScene.ca editor Alayne McGregor about his new find, how he converted it to a full bass, and what appeals to him and others about the sound.

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