Do you play other instruments?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by subsonic87, Oct 9, 2005.

  1. Hey, anyone here play other instruments besides bass (yeah, I know you're thinking "there is no instrument besides bass)? I myself play balalaika and tinwhistle ("feadog" if you want to sound Irish), and, of course, I dink around on my friend's guitar sometimes when I'm bored.
  2. I play jazz piano, guitar, bass, and erhu.
  3. keb


    Mar 30, 2004
    Guitar, keyboards, drums.
  4. Drums.

    I'm scaling down the Food Chain.
  5. Bass, guitar, tuba, trombone, baritone, french horn, some percussion.
  6. seanm

    seanm I'd kill for a Nobel Peace Prize! Supporting Member

    Feb 19, 2004
    Ottawa, Canada
    Tenor sax, although I am only just really getting back into it.
  7. Piano, guitar, baritone/alto sax.
  8. Piano
    Alto Sax
    Bassoon; (Major inst. in college)
    Drums (+misc. percussion)
    Guitar (mostly chordal background)

    Played Sousaphone in high school marching band one year; 6-man line! Yeah, Baby!
    Played Tri-toms in marching band.
    Played, (and built), a double bass drum that laid flat like a pair of toms for marching band in college. (Sliced a bass drum in half, mounted the two halves together, made a bracket to mount it together onto a harness and tuned them at different pitches. Finished it the night before it was to be used!)

    Played BASS GUITAR for marching band at the university, one year when the Teacher's Assistant, (working on his masters degree), wrote a marching band piece for marching band, rock guitar and bass :bassist: . Now THAT was cool! Took the show to the Seahawks 1/2 time in Seattle that year! Fun! :hyper:
  9. fenderx55


    Jan 15, 2005
    Alto/Tenor Sax

    some piano...took a 2 credit course last year
  10. Mike Money

    Mike Money Banned

    Mar 18, 2003
    Bakersfield California
    Avatar Speakers Endorsing Hooligan
    drumset.... some concert percussion if i really have to.
  11. Lowtonejoe

    Lowtonejoe Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2004
    Richland, WA
    Here's my list starting with my primary instrument on down.

    Bass guitar
    Guitar - some chording, mostly lead (yeah, I was a wanker)
    Keyboard - intermediate level
    Drums - beginner


  12. Vorago

    Vorago (((o)))

    Jul 17, 2003
    Antwerp, Belgium
    Occasional drum (very very basic :D )
  13. SnoMan

    SnoMan Words Words Words Supporting Member

    Jan 27, 2001
    Charleston, WV
    used to play tuba....then I sold it for bass gear :p

    shame, I really enjoyed playing it, I just had nowhere to play after I left high school and college.
  14. Danksalot


    Apr 9, 2003
    Dallas, Texas, USA
    Endorsing Artist: SIT Strings
    Yes, see my avitar. There's a bigger version in my profile. Oh yeah, I'm the one on the left!
  15. SnoMan

    SnoMan Words Words Words Supporting Member

    Jan 27, 2001
    Charleston, WV

    Are you serious?

    That is entirely too Fing cool
  16. NJL


    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
  17. Eli M.

    Eli M. Life's like a movie, write your own ending

    Jul 24, 2004
    New York, NY
    Double bass

    I also known a little accordion, and have tried mandolin, clarinet, and cello.
  18. adisu

    adisu I admit it, I'm a "user"

    Apr 8, 2005
    Classic Guitar - mainy chords.

    Sanobassman How could you leave the TUBA i would love to play tuba ....IT's as low as you can go. :hyper:
  19. Aaron Saunders

    Aaron Saunders

    Apr 27, 2002
    Double bass (main axe, above BG)
    Guitar (a wee bit)