Hans Schneider

Discussion in 'Bassists [DB]' started by damonsmith, Jun 18, 2020.

  1. Hans Schneider is great German improvising bassist with great albums dating back to the '70s.
    He is an undersung improvisor.
    He gets a fantastic dry sound that actually sits well in textural situations. He pioneered the exploration of different angles of the bow to both shut down harmonic nodes for a non-resonant sound as well as activating multiple nodes at once using bow angle and pressure.
    Here are some classic albums he is on:

    Recent albums and videos

    The Funny Side of Discreet, by Hubweber Schneider Hirt
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