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.
The International Society of Bassists was founded in 1967 by Gary Karr, who wanted to give his fellow bassists the feeling of belonging to something exciting and special. From its first gathering of some 60 bassists at the University of Wisconsin in June, 1967, to the...read more
This comes to us via The Recording Academy: Since February 2014, the Obama Administration has been working hard to combat the African elephant poaching crisis by crafting regulations to impose a near total ban on the commercial trade of African elephant ivory. The...read more
We all come to the bass in our own way. We continue to play because it gives us something deeply gratifying in spite of the challenges it may present along the way. Although we have different backgrounds and histories, our love of the bass is what brings us...read more