string height

Discussion in 'Ask Michael Dimin' started by punkkid, Aug 1, 2000.

  1. punkkid


    Aug 1, 2000
    how high should muh bass strigns be?
  2. Mike Dimin

    Mike Dimin

    Dec 11, 1999
    Clinician: EA, Zon, Boomerang, TI. Author "The Art of Solo Bass"
    String height is a matter of taste. I play a lot of chords and chord melody arrangement, so I keep my action very low. If you played really hard on you instrument and needed a lot of dynamics and the ability to "dig in, I would set th action higher. Again it is a matter of taste