Double Bass Workshop

June 16-29, 2019 (Two Weeks)

Ages 14-20

The two-week Double Bass Workshop, under the direction of Boston Symphony Orchestra member Todd Seeber, addresses all the fundamentals of double bass performance.

  • Study of intonation, posture, strokes, facility, sound production, scales, and vibrato
  • Study of solo repertoire and orchestral excerpts
  • Focus on development of musicianship, listening, practice skills, ear training, and ensemble playing
  • Mock auditions with review by students and faculty
  • Master classes with the director and possible guest artists
  • Private instruction
  • Individual coaching with piano
  • 2 hours of transferable Boston University course credit