Dismiss Notice

Welcome to TalkBass.com!

Register your free account to unlock features including:

  • Post messages or start new discussions
  • Send private messages to other members
  • Upload images and video to our gallery
  • Enter free giveaways
  • Get rid of this notice, and much more :)

Any good books about the history of the double bass?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by stephen3547, Dec 28, 2013.


  1. I know about Paul Brun's book, but I'm having trouble finding a copy of it for under $90. Does anyone know where I could find a reasonably priced copy of that book, or any other good books about the history of the instrument?
     
  2. Dimmik

    Dimmik

    Apr 16, 2012
    My copy of Brun ran me $138. Ninety bucks sounds like a deal.
     
  3. Jake deVilliers

    Jake deVilliers Supporting Member Commercial User

    May 24, 2006
    Crescent Beach, BC
    Disclosures:
    Owner of The Bass Spa, String Repairman at Long & McQuade Vancouver
    :D

    The Ray Elgar books are very interesting and Chuck Traeger's book is good, too.
     
  4. hdiddy

    hdiddy Official Forum Flunkee Supporting Member

    Mar 16, 2004
    San Francisco, CA
  5. Sponsored by:




Play guitar too? Become a founding member of TalkGuitar.com