211: Madeleine Crouch on managing the ISB, organizing conventions, and innovating online May 9, 2016

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

Today’s episode features Madeleine Crouch, who has served as general manager of the International Society of Bassists for the past 25 years. Madeleine and I talk about her musical background, the value of a liberal arts education, the growth of the ISB over the years, and new developments for the organization like the ISB/George Vance Online Research Library, Online Journal of Bass Research, ISB Connect, teacher directory, and luthier directory. We also give a sneak preview of the 50th anniversary convention which will take place at Ithaca College in upstate New York. Enjoy! Summer camps we cover post-interview: * [Golden …



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