Volume 9 of the Online Journal of Bass Research presents “Koussevitzky’s Double Bass Repertoire: A Reassessment” by Andrew Kohn.

Dr. Kohn’s research presents an overview and examination of Serge Koussevitzky’s double bass repertoire. The study includes works that Koussevitzky composed, works composed by Glière, solo bass music, chamber music, and transcriptions. The article also surveys compositions that were composed for, but remained unperformed by Koussevitzky.

The author, Dr. Andrew Kohn, is a Professor at the School of Music at West Virginia University and a member of the bass section of the Pittsburgh Opera Orchestra and Ballet Theater Orchestras.

The Online Journal of Bass Research (OJBR) is a refereed electronic journal, published by the International Society of Bassists. The OJBR is published solely in an electronic format, accessible free of charge to musicians everywhere. The OJBR fosters and communicates original scholarly research pertaining to the history, development, function and features of the double bass and other related bowed bass instruments, their players and repertoires, as well as disseminates scholarly critiques of recently published books and articles in these subject areas.

Jeremy Baguyos serves as Editor for OJBR.