Jazz Musician of the Day: Scott LaFaro -Although he performed for only six years (1955-1961)...Rocco Scott LaFaro (1936-1961) was a musician of the first order, who found his \'voice\' in jazz in the mid-1950s. His played the double bass violin, better known today as the acoustic bass to differentiate this instrument from the electric (or electronic) bass. His life was cut short in an automobile accident in the summer of 1961 near Geneva. Best known for his collaboration with Bill Evans . . .