Leon Bosch: clear and resonant harmonics on the double bass
In this video from the YouTube channel of double bass makers Thomas & George Martin, Leon Bosch discusses how to achieve successful harmonics on the double bass, including both left hand technique and the right style of bow stroke.
How to place down, lift and move your fingers in a way that minimises fatigue, by Alex Henery, Principal double bassist of the Sydney Symphony and head of double bass studies at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason won BBC Young Musician in 2016 and performed at last year’s royal wedding. Pauline Harding witnesses him in his role as an ambassador for an educational music charity, and speaks to him about his short but intense career so far
Watch this new video of Sheku Kanneh-Mason and the Heath Quartet recording Spring Song by Frank Bridge. The piece is the second of Bridge’s 4 Short Pieces H.102 for violin and piano (1912), here scored in a new arrangement by Simon Parkin. The recording features on Kanneh-Mason’s new album, ...