Sunday, 27 July 2008

10 Sep 2008: Couleurs de L'arc-en-Ciel

Below are the details of an upcoming performance that the NUS Symphony Orchestra and members of d'Bassists will be involved in. Your support will be greatly appreciated. See you there.

Couleurs de L'arc-en-Ciel (Colours of the Rainbow)
10 September 2008 (Wednesday),
7 p.m.,
The Plaza,
The National Library,
Free admission

An evening with the NUS Symphony Orchestra: young and ardent music lovers bring to life an impressive repertoire, including world-famous works like Rossini's 'The Barber of Seville' and extracts from Steven Spielberg's Oscar-winning 'Schindler's List'.

Tuesday, 8 July 2008

Lower-cost Equipment Fixes

Jeff Weisner, double bassist from National Symphony Orchestra, who also teaches the double bass at The Peabody Institute in Baltimore and co-authors the blog PeabodyDoubleBass offers some insightful tips on various ways to improve the sound and playability of one's double bass using relatively inexpensive methods.

Here's the link to his post on doublebassblog.org: Double Bass Socialism Part II: Equipment Fixes for Cheap