|- Méthode pour Contrebasse, en solfège, avec DVD
- Livre 143 pages
- Editeur : Alphonse Leduc
Nouvelle Technique De La Contrebasse - Vol. 4 is the fourth book ofa method for Double Bass by François Rabbath. Following the threeprevious volumes, it can be used by upper beginners or intermediate players andrequires some basic musical knowledge in theory and reading.
This book is divided into five chapters: exercises, studies, scales andarpeggios, orchestral figures and pieces for solo Double Bass.
In terms of technical points, it features the different positions, the doublechords, the pivot and some highlight on the bow and the wrist positions amongothers.
This helpful method is definitely one of the most complete. It will help allDouble Bass beginners to get the necessary basic skills.
Born in Syria in 1931, François Rabbath has been playing the Double Bassfrom a really young age. He later settled in Paris when he was the main DoubleBass accompaniment for renowned French artists including Edith Piaf, GeorgesMoustaki and Serge Gainsbourg. He recorded some CDs and DVDs, did some touringand was offered the possibility of writing his own Double Bass method in whichhe describes his "crab technique”.