This issue of Bass World gives you the full preview for ISB 2015!


  • Erik Moseholm: Bassist and Jazz Strategist – Ture Damhus pays tribute to one of the great Danish jazz bassists.
  • Milt Hinton’s Legacy Shines on at Oberlin –  Milt Hinton touched the lives of thousands of artists and audiences across a career that spanned more than 70 years.  Find out what happened to his amazing collection of basses and archives.  His legacy lives.

In addition to our features, we also have our regular columns:

  • Welcome to Fort Collins – Douglas Mapp, your ISB President-Elect shares some highlights for the upcoming convention.
  • 2015 ISB Big Bass Bash Preview – Get the details on the local Fort Collins scene.  Spoiler alert:  You can rent bikes for the week!
  • Young Bassist’s Program Preview – Donovan Stokes gives you the low down for the week of your life!
  • All That Jazz – Chris Kosky interviews the great Larry Gray.  They talk about improvisation, rock-n-roll,   being a multi-instrumentalist and more.
  • Different Strokes – Derek Zadinsky discusses the “Thumb Revolution”.
  • Body & Bass – What happens when prevention isn’t enough? Randy Kertz presents options for intervention.
  • Luthier’s Corner – Lou DiLeone: A Special Mentor to Many.  Simply put, Lous has become one of the most influential American string bass luthiers of our time.  Find out more.
  • The Latest Score – On the Trail of the Octobasse in Mirecourt, France.
  • In the Zone – Brian Perry, David Milburn, Nicholas Browne
  • Young Bassist Page – Going Solo:  Meet 14 year old Julide San.  She loves her bass and Gary Karr.
  • PLUS the latest reviews in music for you to play and hear.

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