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Walter Becker - Quotes

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I'm a self-taught musician aside from what I've been able to pick up from other players.

I'm a self-taught musician aside from what I've been able to pick up from other players.

I listen to a mixture of old jazz, contemporary, pop, some world beat stuff and various odds and ends. ---->>>

My primary influences were the best jazz players from the 50's and 60's and later some of the pop people from the same time period along with the better of the well known blues musicians. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-20, 1950
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Occupation: Musician

Walter Carl Becker (born February 20, 1950) is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is best known as the co-founder, guitarist, bassist and co-songwriter of Steely Dan. Becker met future songwriting partner Donald Fagen while studying at Bard College. After a brief period of activity in New York, the two relocated to California in 1971 and formed the nucleus of Steely Dan, who enjoyed a critically and commercially successful 10-year career (wikipedia)