There’s a dedicated website that has been launched specifically for the ISB Conventions, and it looks great! They’ve got a blog, videos, competition information, important dates, and much more. It’s really an excellent resource and, even if you aren’t planning on going to the convention, is well worth checking out… but you really should check out [...]
Good advertising for folks with a bass service/product: The ISB mails its International Portrait Calendar to all current members with the fall issue of Bass World, and to new members throughout the year. That’s more than 3,000 calendars printed and mailed. At the bottom of each 2-month page there’s a banner space (dimensions 11 inches wide by 1 [...]
We’re bringing you an interview with double bassist Charles DeRamus on Contrabass Conversations this week. Charles is a member of the Gothenburg Symphony and has worked extensively in both Europe and the United States during his professional career. Charles has recently written a children’s concert for double bass quartet and narrator called “Greta’s Dream” which [...]
From Barry Green–details available on the ISB website. Hope you can make it!
Important details about the 2011 ISB Convention in San Francisco: For a list of presenters by the day for the 2011 ISB convention at San Francisco State University, June 6th-11th, click here (the young bassist program will be taught by many of these same presenters, YB schedule to be announced, for a general description of [...]