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AM 298/498/698: Double Bass Studio: Useful search terms

This guide is designed to help students of the double bass locate resources for research and study.

Related search terms

Don't forget to think about related terms in foreign languages (especially French, German, and Italian)

Bass fiddle (informal)

Bass viol

Contrabajo (Spanish)

Contrabasso (Italian)

Contrebasse (French)

Double bass

Kontrabass (German)

Stand up bass

String bass

Upright bass

Contrebassiste (French)

Double bass player

Contrabassista (Italian)

Kontrabassist (German)

Contrabajista (Spanish)

Relevant LC Subject Headings

Alexander technique

Concertos (Double bass)

Concertos (Double bass) -- Solo with piano

Double bass -- Bibliography

Double bass -- History

Double bass -- Instruction and study

Double bass -- Maintenance and repair

Double bass -- Methods

Double bass -- Orchestra studies

Double bass -- Studies and exercises

Double bass -- Studies and exercises (Jazz)

Double bass ensembles  (for 10+ basses)

Double bass music

Double bass music (Jazz)

Double bass music -- Bibliography

Double bass with orchestra -- Solo with piano

Double bassists

Musicians -- Health and hygiene

Practicing (Music)

Sonatas (Double bass and piano)

Suites (Double bass)

Suites (Double bass with orchestra) -- Solo with piano


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