Contrabass Conversations - double bass life on the

Contrabass Conversations - double bass life on the

778: Mitch Moehring on his luthier journey

Mitch Moehring is the owner and operator of Mitch Moehring Strings, a locally owned and operated lutherie shop based...

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777: Tobias Glöckler on urtext editions

Tobias Glöckler is the associate principal double bass player at the Dresdner Philharmonie and a prizewinner of the...

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776: James Barket on teaching and bass history

James Barket is Orchestra Director at Webb Bridge Middle School in Alpharetta, GA. He also teaches bass at Kennesaw...

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775: Katie Eakes on Alaskan bass life

Katie Eakes is the assistant principal bassist for the Anchorage Symphony and Anchorage Opera.  She also has a...

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774: Dave Krehbiel on going through the door

David Krehbiel is former principal horn player for the Chicago, Detroit, and San Francisco Symphony Orchestras and...

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773: Korneel Le Compte on early bass traditions

Korneel Le Compte is the principal bassist for the Belgian National Opera and has extensive experience in the early...

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772: Danny Ziemann on jazz bass soloing

Danny Ziemann recently launched his latest book Topics in Jazz Bass Vol. 2: Soloing, and the two of us decided to try...

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771: Krista Kopper on two years of podcasting

Krista Kopper is a theater bassist and host of The Backstage Creative podcast.  She recently celebrated two years of...

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770: Barry Green on thinking ahead

Barry Green is one of the most prolific and creative artists I’ve even spent time with.  He has appeared on the...

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769: Hal Robinson, Ranaan Meyer, and Eric Larsen on Wabass

The 14th annual Wabass Institute will be taking place in Wabash, Indiana June 24-29.  In this episode, we sit down...

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768: Aaron Olguin on orchestral playing

Aaron Olguin serves as principal bass for Norway’s Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, and he has appeared several...

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767: John Van Lierop on orchestral playing

John Van Lierop serves as principal bass for Sinfonia Rotterdam and is a frequent guest principal bass in many...

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766: Thomas Fiorini on orchestral playing

Thomas Fiorini is a member of the bass section of the Brussels Philharmonic and is an active performer in many...

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765: Michael Kurth on composition

Michael Kurth has had a remarkable career both as a member of the Atlanta Symphony bass section and as a composer....

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764: Brent Edmondson on composing for Netflix

Brent Edmondson has made one of the most remarkable pandemic pivots of any musician I know.  After spending the last...

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763: Paul Thompson on developing his YouTube Channel

Paul Thompson has spent the pandemic focusing on his YouTube Channel, and the results have been tremendous.  has been...

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762: Jon McCullough-Benner on The Auditioning Bassist's Tool Kit

Jon McCullough-Benner recently released a great new book called An Auditioning Double Bassist's Tool Kit: Bowings,...

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761: Zach VanderGraaff on teaching general music during a pandemic

Zach VanderGraaff is an elementary school general music teacher who has been adapting his teaching during the global...

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760: Garrett Hope on Dorico and portfolio careers

In addition to a thriving career as a composer and podcast host, Garrett Hope has been using Steinberg’s new...

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759: Susan Cahill on reimagining senior recitals

Susan Cahill has been rethinking the entire senior recital experience for her students at the University of...

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