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Svante Henryson
Svante Henryson (born October 22, 1963 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a composer, cellist, bass guitarist and double bassist, active within jazz, classical music, and hard rock.
... Double bassists and cellists can tune their instruments using harmonics. Proper tuning techniques for these players are described. ...
... Tarlton instructs double bassists on how to make scales work for them, offering numerous examples. ...
... Jazz double bassist Ray Brown died in his sleep on July 2, 2002, in Indianapolis, Indiana, at age ...
... The author, a double bassist, reminisces about various adventures he has had on airplanes with his double bass on the seat beside him. ...
... Nairn reviews a recording featuring double bassist Gary Peacock. ...
... Homer Mensch, a double bass teacher, died in 2005. ...
... An obituary for jazz double bassist Percy Heath, who gained popularity playing with Duke Ellington and Dizzy Gillespie is presented. ...
... Presents a profile of Caroline Emery, teacher of young double bass students at the Menuhin School ... in England and the Royal College of Music. Explains how Emery herself came to play the double bass ... at age 15 and discusses special teaching methods for young double bass students. Comments on the ...
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... make the tuning process sweet, subtle, and beautiful. Two letters from young double bassists are provided. ... The author discusses the tuning process for the double bass and suggests that musicians try to ...
... This performance practice guide for double bassists is reviewed. ...
... Jazz double bassist Ray Brown died at the age of 75 in Indianapolis in 2002. ...
... Double basses are often asked to perform double-stops. To help bassists respond to such demand ... , the author gives a masterclass that will aid readers' ability to play double-stops, as well as help ...
... Journalist Philip Clark interviews double bassists John Edwards, David Leahy and Marcio Mattos about the growing British free improve bass scene. ...
... Schmid profiles one of East Germany's first female orchestral double bassists. In her years as an ... orchestral and chamber musician, Barbara Sanderling forged a path for other female double bassists in her country, and even further afield. ...
... . Describes the roles of double bassists Johnny Dyani, Harry Miller, and Gibo Peto in the development of ... Presents a history of the double bass and double bass players in South African jazz circles ... South African jazz and includes a brief "Who's Who of South African jazz bassists." ...
... Knific reviews a DVD/CD package of new music for double bass. ...
Gavin Bryars
Richard Gavin Bryars (/ˈɡævɪn braɪərz/; born 16 January 1943) is an English composer and double bassist. He has been active in, or has produced works in, a variety of styles of music, including jazz, free improvisation, minimal...
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ALVIN BREHM, 1925-2014
Strings (2015) Vol. 29, No. 8, pp. 14
... Double-bassist Alvin Brehm died at the age of 89. ...