double-bass double-bass

Definition(s):

  • (adj) pitched an octave below normal bass instrumental or vocal range

Usage(s):

  1. There was just one leftand that for the double-bass.
  2. Sevitzky, like Koussevitzky, is a double-bass virtuoso; like his uncle exceedingly handsome, well-groomed.
  3. Big William Brand may be seized with a desire to slap his double-bass, almost steal the percussion away from Drummer Sonny Greer.

News

  • No one can rock and roll quite like…grandma

    SEATTLE — The staff at Coalition Drum Shop in La Crosse, Wisc., were in for quite a surprise when a diminutive gray-haired woman started pounding the skins. According to the store’s Facebook page, “Mary” also tried out the double-bass kick …
    on July 20, 2013     Source: Q13 FOX Seattle

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