ISB’s 50th Anniversary hits in Ithaca at ISB2017
Mark your calendars now for ISB2017 at Ithaca College, June 5-10, 2017. Did you know we will be celebrating our 50th anniversary at the 2017 convention? As part of our celebration at Ithaca College, we want to hear from you about your dreams for the next convention. Your voice matters. It’s your ISB.
All ISB members are invited to submit a proposal to present at the ISB 2017 Convention at Ithaca College. Please read the submission guidelines carefully and then fill out your application online. The deadline to submit is 9/15/2016, but the sooner you send us your ideas the better!
Read the guidelines and enter the 2017 ISB Double Bass Competition, which takes place June 4th and 5th at Ithaca College, New York. Divisions for solo, jazz, orchestral, age 15-18 and age 14 and Under.
What’s the significance of continuing to develop bass technique throughout your adult life, and why should it interest you?read more
As bassists, we don’t need any introduction to the double bass. We live it. Unfortunately, there are a lot of folks out there in the world that have no clue about our beloved and misunderstood instrument. Bret Simner gave a great presentation at the 2016 TEDx...read more
Enrico Fagone, Artistic Director for the Bottesini Competition has announced that applications are now ready for its next installment scheduled for April 19-25, 2017. “No other double bass concert performer can be compared to him. Dall’Oglio, Müller and...read more