Jazz double bassist who played with Nina Simone, Woody Shaw, and was the bandleader for the score for the animated movie Watership Down.
He began his career playing in New York City with George Cable and Lenny White.
He played with Joanne Brackeen from 1978 to 1986.
He was born in New Orleans.
From 1973 to 1975, he played with Charles Tolliver.