Doublebassblog.org contributor Peter Tambroni has written an excellent double bass method book titled An Introduction to String Playing, and he has been a guest on Contrabass Conversations as well. In addition to a career as an active double bass performer and teacher, Peter is a middle school orchestra director in the Chicago area, and he offers up the following observations about considerations when teaching beginner students.
You can check out all of Peter’s doublebassblog.org contributions here.
Peter has put together a very cool chart about problems that commonly affect string players and possible symptoms and solutions. This is a great troubleshooting chart for musicians! Here’s a link–check it out: