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m3-MD48G3Iw5nuyJW6hUxOw THE DOUBLE BASS BRIDGE is an excellent pedagogy site run by Dr. Anna Jensen of Pacific Lutheran University and Central Washington University.  It is specifically designed to help her student and other bassists link with helpful pedagogy sites.

 

 

international-society-of-bassists2THE ISB (INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF BASSISTS)    If you’re not yet a member, consider joining.  The conventions every odd numbered year are the best bass party ever and there are a lot of other perks.

 

 

milt-hinton3MILT HINTON INSTITUTE FOR STUDIO BASS  This happens on even numbered years on the campus of Oberlin College Conservatory in Oberlin, Ohio.  You’ll meet many of the jazz greats.  Peter Dominguez is our host

 

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-15 at 12.49.32 PM copyGOLDEN GATE BASS CAMP    Richard Duke runs this fun pre-college event in tandem with college-aged auditioning workshop. There is talk of doing a solo bass competition as well.

 

 

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-15 at 12.51.01 PMMARROWSTONE FESTIVAL  This two-week orchestra and chamber music camp is run by Seattle Youth Symphonies.  There are three orchestras which accommodate pre- to post- college participants.  Its near Mt. Baker and whale watching!

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-15 at 12.51.27 PMUNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC THEATER AND DANCE    

 

 

skullcapGOLLIHUR MUSIC – string identification chart 

 

 

 bullet-proof-vest-testingBULLET PROOF MUSICIANThis site has excellent advice about practicing and performance anxiety.

 

 

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VIOLIN MASTER CLASSKurt Sassmannshaus at CCM has developed this project of instructional videos on violin technique through the Starling Foundation.