The new issue of Bass World has just come out (vol 37, no. 1).  This issue features articles on:

  • Catalonian Virtuoso Josep Cervera Bret – If you haven’t heard of him before, it is time to check him out.  Leon Bosch adds his perspective on Bret and his wonderful compositions that you’ll definitely want to hear.
  • 10 Questions for Orin O’Brien – This is part 2 of the series.  Douglas Mapp interviews this great lady of bass (and long-time member of the New York Philharmonic).  Find out her thoughts on teaching, keys to successful playing, and advice for our young professionals.
  • Giving Your Shoulder a Break – Murray Grodner gives great tips for playing without the pain.

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

  • My Turn – Find out what happens when a bassist is challenged by a weasel in the house… true story.
  • Body & Bass – Our new B&B editor Randall Kertz (who you know by our video series) helps you to warm up and cool down at the end of your session.
  • Luthier’s Corner – 114 Basses Made and Counting:  Meet Albert Jakstadt in his workshop and find out what he’s doing in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • PLUS the latest reviews in music for you to play and hear.

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