Kai Eckhardt improv on "Spain" with upper structure chords
Kai Eckhardt plays: "Alien Samba" in 13 - solo workout
Kai Eckhardt and Simon Phillips 1986 with Jodi Linscott and all star band
Kai Eckhardt is a German born musician and composer who plays bass, best known for his work with John McLaughlin, Vital Information, Torsten de Winkel, Billy Cobham and Garaj Mahal—a band he co-founded. Educated at the prestigious Berklee College of Music Eckhardt has also collaborated on projects with guitarist Larry Coryell as well as keyboardist Tom Coster. Eckhardt is known for his fast chordal slap-style abilities, and for his unique combination of funk, jazz, and world music.