How to Introduce the Double Bass to Children?

Answer Music is a great way to gain the interest of children and involve them in an activity. Most children love instruments and learning about them. With an enthusiastic and interactive approach, you can... Read More »

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How many strings does the double bass have?

The double bass can have either four or five strings. A player creates sound by plucking the strings or rubbing a bow across them. Because it is the largest of the string instruments, a musician mu... Read More »

How to Care for the Double Bass?

Caring for a double bass requires little effort, but great attention to detail. Every time you use your instrument, the strings and bridge should be properly cleaned and the body of the bass should... Read More »

How to Set up a Double Bass Pedal?

When you first open you're double bass kit it will look very complicated and almost impossible to make, but it is rather easy.

How many strings does a double bass have?

The double bass is the lowest-pitched stringed instrument and is used in orchestras and bands alike. This instrument comes with either four or five strings, depending on the player's preference and... Read More »