If you want someone to listen to you, you must express yourself with extreme clarity. This has to be exaggerated in front of a large audience.'
Christine Hoock speaks about performing Vanhal's Double Bass Concerto to The Strad. The piece is performed in the video above by Rinat Ibragimov, principal double bass of the London Symphony Orchestra together with Catherine Edwards.
Hoock continues The Strad’s marked-up sheet music series in association with Henle Verlag with the first movement of Vanhal's Double Bass Concerto – giving bowings, fingerings and ideas for interpretation in our August 2016 issue. Download now on desktop computer or through The Strad App.