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Tuning the Bass in Fifths

Someone studying the history of the Double bass would soon see that two basic factors determined our instrument's evolution. First...

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Tuning in Fifths

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The Fifths System of Tuning Through the Ages By Paul Brün (Brun) The system of tuning in fifths is a...

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About Red Mitchell

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The great jazz musician Red Mitchell was the first bassist in more modern times to use fifth tuning. Unfortunately I...

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History of the Double bass

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Someone studying the history of the Double bass would soon see that two basic factors determined our instrument’s evolution. First...

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