Contrabass Conversations - double bass life on the low end of the spectrum with Jason Heath

by Jason Heath (doublebassblog@mac.com) · · · CC BY 2.0 · 1 subscribers

Contrabass Conversations features double bass blogger and podcast host Jason Heath conducting weekly interviews and presenting musical performances with top double bassists from around the globe, plus current news and events for today's working bass player. Professionals, students, and folks with a hankering for the low end of the spectrum should check out this podcast! This show is produced in Chicago, Illinois, and is affiliated with doublebassblog.com.

Double bass composer and performer P. Kellach Waddle is featured on this week's Contrabass Conversations.
126 126: Art Davis Retrospective June 30, 2009
Double bassist Time Wolfe interviews Jim Miller about Art Davis.
124 124: ISB 2009 Impressions June 28, 2009
International Society of Bassists 2009 Convention short interviews - cool stuff!
123 123: Klauss Stoll Interview June 21, 2009
Jonathan Stefaniak interviews former Berlin Philharmonic double bassist Klaus Stoll.
120 CBC 120: Ed Barker Interview June 6, 2009
John and Jason interview Boston Symphony Principal Bass Ed Barker.
Jason talks about picking music schools for the young double bassist.
121 121: Ben Jensen Performance June 2, 2009
We’re featuring the Courante and Gigue from the Sixth Cello Suite by J.S. Bach as well as the first movement of the Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 2 this week, played impeccably by the wonderful double bassist Ben Jensen.
118 118: Jon Burr Interview May 15, 2009
Jason interviews jazz double bassist Jon burr
Mark Moeton, former Columbus Symphony principal bass and current Texas Tech bass professor Mark Morton finishes his conversation with Jason
Jason wraps up talking with Boston Symphony assistant principal bassist and New England Conservatory double bass professor Lawrence Hurst
Music Episode: Ben Jensen April 10, 2009
We’re featuring the Courante, Gavottes, and Gigue from the Sixth Cello Suite by J.S. Bach on Eclectic Bass this week, played impeccably by the wonderful double bassist Ben Jensen.
We’re featuring music from the engaging and unusual band Habersashery on this episode!
Double bassist John Grillo discusses the contemporary symphony orchestra scene in the United States.
114 114: Mark Morton interview March 27, 2009
Jason chats with Mark Morton, former Columbus Symphony principal double bassist, Texas Tech University professor of bass, and former International Society of Bassists solo competition first place winner
115 115: Jeremy McCoy Interview March 27, 2009
Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Assistant Principal Bass Jeremy McCoy appears this week on Contrabass Conversations
Music Episode: Ira Gold March 24, 2009
National Symphony Double Bassist and Peabody Conservatory faculty member Ira Gold performs the Vanhal Bass Concerto live with the Eclipse Chamber Orchestra
Boston Symphony assistant principal double bass and New England Conservatory bass professor Lawrence Wolfe chats with Jason
Cleveland Orchestra principal double bass and Cleveland Institute of Music professor Max Dimoff joins Jason and John on the show.
110 110: Lawrence Wolfe Interview Feb. 27, 2009
Boston Symphony assistant principal double bass and New England Conservatory bass professor Lawrence Wolfe chats with Jason
109 109: Max Dimoff Interview Feb. 18, 2009
Cleveland Orchestra principal double bass and Cleveland Institute of Music professor Max Dimoff joins Jason and John on the show.