Carol's bio
Discographies, TV and films, photos, sound clips, FAQs, others say...
Self-tutor videos, books, tapes, and CDs
Playing tips, teacher listings
Carol's message board
Links to other sites
 
 
 

If you have listened to the radio or watched TV since 1958, you've heard Carol Kaye play.

Carol in the studio, circa 1974

Carol in the studio, circa 1974.
Picture courtesy of David Zaworski,
editor of Down Beat Magazine.

Carol was one of the core group of anonymous studio musicians who lent her unique styles of studio Guitar and Electric Bass playing to many of the hits recorded by such popular artists like the Beach Boys, Ray Charles, TheRighteous Bros., Johnny Mathis, Nancy Sinatra, Sam Cooke, Glen Campbell, Lou Rawls, Jan & Dean, Henry Mancini, The Lettermen, Paul Revere & Raiders, Monkees, Buckinghams, April & Nino,Sonny & Cher, Chris Montez, Andy Williams, Quincy Jones, Joe Cocker, Ike &Tina Turner, Mel Torme, Bobby Darin, Frank Zappa, Wayne Newton, Herb Alpert, O.C. Smith, Don Ho, Al Martino, and a few Motown (LA).

Numerous movie and TV credits including MASH, Mission Impossible, Brady Bunch, Addams Family, Cannon, McCloud, Room 222, 1st Bill Cosby, Ironside, Kojak, Hawaii 5-O, Wonder Woman, Soap; Thomas Crown Affair, Sweet Charity, Airport,In The Heat Of The Night, Plaza Suite, The New Centurions, Pawnbroker, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, Change Of Habit, Le Mans, Walk Don't Run, On Any Sunday to name a few.

Here are links to some of the many hits Carol has played on, movies and tv, photographs, sound clips, frequently asked questions (FAQ), and some of the things her colleagues have to say about her:

MASH, Mission Impossible, Brady Bunch, Addams Family, Cannon, McCloud, Room 222, 1st Bill Cosby, Ironside, Kojak, Hawaii 5-O, Wonder Woman, Soap; Thomas Crown Affair, Sweet Charity, Airport,In The Heat Of The Night, Plaza Suite, The New Centurions, Pawnbroker, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, Change Of Habit, Le Mans, Walk Don't Run, On Any Sunday
Carol K at Trade Show with Roy Burns on Drums
Guitar Hits
Bass Hits
TV and Films
Photo Gallery
Sound Clips
FAQ
Others say...
 

Contact Carol: carol@carolkaye.com

 


copyright 1998-2012 Carol Kaye.

home | biography | library | catalog | education | forum | links