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Rob Nairn: Duos for Viola and Double Bass

Rob Nairn: Duos for Viola and Double Bass

Rob Nairn, Double Bass and Heidi von Bernewitz, Viola make a great couple both on and off stage.  Their performances at ISB are always passionate and dynamic.  Here's a taste of what they played at ISB 2015 in Fort Collins, Colorado. https://vimeo.com/195904454...

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Camps, Workshops, and Festivals Summer 2017

Camps, Workshops, and Festivals Summer 2017

"Some of my fondest (and most life-changing) memories as a teenager come from summer music camps. The people I met and the things I learned had a great impact on my desire to be a musician. Over the years, I've been on the faculty for several camps.  They are just as...

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Blast from the Past: ISB 1977-1987

Blast from the Past: ISB 1977-1987

Missing the late 70s and early 80s? We got your back! In honor of the ISB's 50th year anniversary, we are sending out monthly installments of throwback photos from each decade of the ISB. All leading to this year's Convention in Ithaca, June 5-10, 2017!  In this...

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Conversation with Rufus Reid

Conversation with Rufus Reid

ISB 2015 was full of amazing performances, workshops, master classes and discussions.  One of the great sessions was led by Chris Kosky when she interviewed Rufus Reid.  Here is a little clip of that conversation: https://vimeo.com/195901100 HEADS UP: The button will...

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BASS2018 in Lucca Italy

BASS2018 in Lucca Italy

We just got word from our bass brothers and sisters in Europe that Bass2018 will be held in Lucca, Italy July 30-August 5, 2018! If you've ever wanted to check out Tuscany, here is your chance to do with with your bass friends. Your artistic directors for the event...

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