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There is a great "Family Tree" of bass player Teacher/Pupil relationships on Greg Sarchet's website.
Philadelphia Orchestra bass section circa 1940.
Front row, l. to r.: Anton Torello, Vinc Lazzaro, Carl Torello, Max Strassenberger, William Torello.
Back row: Warren Benfield, Gil Enie, S. Siani, Hans Heinrich Wiemann..
Photo courtesy of Tom Gale of the American School for Double Bass
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