I would vote for Simandl. Irene Estrella added it Mar 12, I was surprised at the way the double bass positions were introduced and explained but was immediately interested. Jason Heath is the host of Contrabass Conversations, a podcast devoted to exploring music and ideas associated with the double bass. The application of contemporary bass pedagogy concepts to beginning string class instruction, in American String Teacher Magazine

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Combined with the pieces I was learning for orchestra to keep myself interested, that is. I still have to work to remember it after all these years.

Nor me or somebody else in the world would be inspired by Simandl in that way. His blog and podcast are highly regarded in the music world and have been featured as top offerings in the world of arts and culture for the past decade.

Those books give you the same scale like 5 different ways and positions that way simandl new method can never be caught off-gaurd for fingerings. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

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Suelbi Silva marked it as to-read Nov 04, If you you want to kill the musical enthusiasm of a 3rd nww 4th grader give them Simandl.


In contrast, the six Rabbath positions are based around the major harmonics on the bass and are extremely easy to remember. The use of the ring finger helps develop advanced technique in the middle register very quickly if applied diligence.

Simandl has nnew students grinding away at half steps in non-melodic patterns the first time they put down their fingers. Suzuki -hmm, problems simandl new method.

Gratis verzending 30 dagen bedenktijd en gratis retourneren Ophalen bij een bol. I started out learning the double bass from a student of the orchestra that I used to play in. Comments Another interesting, and very extensive topic. Diego De la street marked it as to-read Oct 15, In winkelwagen Simandl new method verlanglijstje.

Thanks for sharing, John! Unfortunately it is also impossible to find. This is my personal experience.

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Toon meer Toon minder. I had somehow acquired enough basic technique on my own over the years that I really just jumped into some rather serious literature. Dan Swaim did a wonderful job putting together the Suzuki bass simandl new method. There are many other quality bass methods out there Nanny, Bille, Petracchiand any new ideas are appreciated. Spencer added it Dec 25, It sounds like we use simandl new method lo of the same methods. To be fair, I have always loved watching Rabbath himself play and have enjoyed listening to his recordings.


There was an error submitting your subscription. Many of his ideas seem ill-conceived to me, from his advocating collapsing of the left hand fingers to his extremely specific ideas regarding instrument shape and size, the use of the French bow, and advocacy of bent end pins.

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Rabbath versus Simandl – a comparative study for double bass – Jason Heath’s Double Bass Blog

In my teaching I am going to try to mix it up more. This is important for bass students since we can only span a whole step in our normal position. Ill definitely check out the Vance.

The shot length allows for a typical student to learn about one tune each lesson, and each tune introduces a new technique, note value, bowing, or string crossing. Retrieved from ” https: Mark Morton bass book series. I bass simanndl friend of mine came over and mentioned the Rabbath Method.