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We will be featuring double bassist Carlos Henriquez on Monday’s episode of Contrabass Conversations!  Carlos has played bass with Wynton Marsalis for the last 20 years and has been a member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra for the same length of time.  You’ll really enjoy checking out our chat–stay […]

Carlos Henriquez on Monday’s podcast!



We will be featuring Nick Lloyd on Contrabass Conversations this month.  Nick’s basses have won numerous awards over the past decade, including 1st Place for the Maker’s Jury at the 2012 Copenhagen Bass Convention and the Certificates of Tone and Workmanship at the 2013 ISB Maker’s Competition.  I think that you’ll really […]

Nick Lloyd on upcoming Contrabass Conversations episode




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We are featuring Douglas Mapp on today’s episode. Douglas is the current president of the International Society of Bassists and is also on faculty at Rowan University, where he is professor of jazz studies and teaches double bass. He is also extremely active as a performer, serving as principal bassist […]

CBC 179: Douglas Mapp Interview












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I will be moving to San Francisco this June!  Major life changes taking place for the Heath household.  I put together this podcast episode that explains the move–check it out! http://traffic.libsyn.com/contrabassconversations/Moving_to_San_Francisco_and_Musings_on_Life.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS

Moving to San Francisco!


Indiana University double bass professor Bruce Bransby
We will be featuring an interview with Indiana University double bass professor Bruce Bransby on next week’s podcast.  It was great to get a chance to talk with Bruce about his career, teaching at Indiana University and the Aspen Music Festival, studying orchestral repertoire, bass gear, and other such topics.  We […]

Bruce Bransby on next week’s podcast