Taming The Bass Beast: Strategies For Great Bass

Playing In The Heterogeneous Classroom The bass is the foundation of the orchestral sound, but it is so different from the other instruments! Sit or stand? German or French? Pops rosin? This session will give an overview of the most common technical variations for bass playing. Special emphasis will be placed on how to keep your bass players engaged and moving forward in a heterogeneous setting. You will leave with things you can start doing in your classroom on Monday!

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