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Progressive Repertoire for the Double Bass - Volume 2

Volume 2

By George Vance

Chamber String bass (Double Bass)
Volume 2. Composed by George Vance. This edition: Volume 2. SWS. Back To School. Instructional, Repertoire and Play Along. Instructional book and accompaniment CD. With bowings and fingerings. 48 pages. Carl Fischer Music #O5428. Published by Carl Fischer Music (CF.O5428).

Item Number: CF.O5428

ISBN 9780825833304. 9x12 inches.

This series makes excellent use of well-known folk songs. It uses first through fourth position and extensive use of tunes with larger intervals such as fourths and fifths, to present a comprehensive method, which captures the interest of students of all ages. With its included CD, the developing double bass player can listen or play along.

  • Sakura (Cherry Blossom)  Composed by Japanese Folk Song
  • Long, Long Ago  Composed by T.H. Bayly
  • Wiegenlied (Lullaby)  Composed by Franz Schubert
  • Hatikvah (Hope)  Composed by Eastern European Folk Song
  • Song of the Volga Boatmen  Composed by Russian Folk Song
  • Moto Perpetuo  Composed by Nicolo Paganini
  • The Happy Bass Player  Composed by Winston Jack Budrow
  • The Happy Farmer  Composed by Robert Schumann
  • Old French Song  Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
  • Rigaudon  Composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau
  • Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring from Catata No. 147  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Chorus from Judas Maccabaeus  Composed by George Frideric Handel
  • Musette  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Impertinence  Composed by George Frideric Handel
  • Flow Gently, Sweet Afton  Composed by Scottish Folk Song
  • Allegro  Composed by Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
  • Dimuet in D  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Minuet In G  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Bouree  Composed by George Frideric Handel
  • Scherzo  Composed by C. Webster
  • Waltz, Op. 39, No. 15  Composed by Johannes Brahms
  • March of the Kings  Composed by French Folk Song
  • Contredanse  Composed by Ludwig Van Beethoven
  • Minuet in D  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
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  • 5

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  • February 10, 2012 Gold Standard for teaching beginning bass

    This book is the gold standard for teaching a beginner to learn how to play bass. With this volume more advanced left and right hand techniques are explored. Shifting, pivoting, and uses all of the lower positions 1-4, thumb positions 4-6. Uneven rhythms and more challenging bow articulations...

    are introduced. Thoughtful, thorough, and pushes the student to their maximum potential.

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