Bowing on Bass Guitar

Discussion in 'Ask Michael Dimin' started by [SD], Feb 25, 2004.

  1. [SD]


    Feb 24, 2004
    Hi i already posted on the BG technique forum but not sure if that was the right place.
    I need help on knowing if it's possible to bow ona bass guitar and if it's possible to get a nice deep full low sound as froma double bass, i own a 5 string warwick bass.
  2. Mike Dimin

    Mike Dimin

    Dec 11, 1999
    Clinician: EA, Zon, Boomerang, TI. Author "The Art of Solo Bass"
    Actually, I would post this on Mike Manring's fprum - his use of the Ebow is amazing. As for using a traditional bow, I would imagine it would be difficult as there is not enough radius in the board to clear each string
  3. [SD]


    Feb 24, 2004
    thanks i¡ll post where you told me:)
    fast answering! impressive!