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90 Kontrabass orchestra... You´ll LOVE it, sure!

Discussion in 'Music [DB]' started by bajerovaquero, Jan 17, 2012.


  1. Arranger

    Arranger

    Mar 9, 2003
    Pennsylvania
    What a phenomenal sound! There is clearly a vocal quality resounding in the upper register midway through the first movement. It's as if a choir is gently moaning above the throng. I had to look twice to make sure there were no vocalists in the back row. How revealing it is of the versatility of the upright.

    This was genuinely entertaining and all bassists should give it a listen. Thanks!
     
  2. Anonymatt

    Anonymatt

    Jan 3, 2009
    Brooklyn, NY
    Freakin' whoa.

    Hey ladies!!
     
  3. Cool stuff!
     
  4. Amazing sounds! Also, knowing how much classical players can spend on a DB, there's probably several million dollars worth of basses in that room.
     
  5. Bassmensch

    Bassmensch

    Apr 2, 2007
    Wow!
    I'd spend a lot of money to be in that room!
    But imagine the nightmare of touring with 90 full scale uprights...
    :D

    All the best,
    Bassmensch
     
  6. Well, that's the case with any orchestra:bag:
     
  7. chuck norriss

    chuck norriss Banned

    Jan 20, 2011
    90 basses and 1 triangle. This must have been incredible to hear in person. Thanks for posting
     

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