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Position markers

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [DB]' started by FunkySpoo, May 21, 2003.

  1. FunkySpoo

    FunkySpoo Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2002
    Did anyone see "Breakfast with the Arts" this past Sunday on A&E? They were showing a small ensemble(SP?), not a full orchesrta, playing Bachs Brandenberg Concerto. Close ups of the bassist showed that he had some kind of markings on the neck, where the thumb is. Anybody else see that? I didn't see any markings on the finger board. Anyway I thought it was interesting. Does any one else use markings?
  2. Chris Fitzgerald

    Chris Fitzgerald Student of Life Staff Member Administrator

    Oct 19, 2000
    Louisville, KY
  3. FunkySpoo

    FunkySpoo Supporting Member

    Feb 6, 2002
    Thanks Chris, I read that but it turned into a discussion about endpins and playing in your socks. So I gather that some people are ok with position markers and some are not. Did any one see the A&E performance I was talking about?

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