Barry Green, Advanced Techniques of Double Bass Playing



About Barry Green’s Advanced Techniques of Double Bass Playing….”It is very important that the bassist, composer, or conductor completely understand the scope of this book. Advanced Techniques does not preclude many of the fine established methods of study. It must be assumed that the bassist already has a disciplined technical knowledge of the instrument before undertaking the present study.”…..Barry Green

This is a very thorough method book that covers all aspects of playing the bass.

1. Sound Production
2. Off the String Technique
3. Bow Directions
4. Principles of Movement
5. Analytical Practicing
6. Notation
7. Harmonics
8. Contemporary Techniques
9. Non- Playing Information
10. Old Basses and their Makers