Cello teachers wishing to improve their double bass teaching skills

2 days: 25th & 26th July  

This course is aimed at cello teachers wishing to sharpen their appreciation of the differences between teaching the cello and the bass in order that they may deliver truly effective lessons geared specifically for the double bass. The course will consist of an intensive interactive workshop structure and will include sessions on:

Ensemble playing
The concept of the semitone
Double bass repertoire
Generating volume
German v French
Double bass idiom
The double bass as an athletic pursuit