Mark Dresser did a fantastic job not only performing here, but curating the New Music Summit for ISB 2013.
Video sponsor: Nick Lloyd Basses
This bass is a Boosey and Hawkes “Professor” model. 112 years old.
There are actually three pieces on this clip:
1. “For Glen Moore”
All three pieces utilize a custom made magnetic pick-up system designed by luthier/bassist Kent McLagan and a preamp by Jim Hemingway. The tuning for Pluto is Low Db, A, D, Ab.