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Founded in by Wenzel Hausethere have been many significant Czech bassists who have made an important contribution throughout its year history, but possibly none more so than Franz Simandl, whose influence and impact is still felt more than a century after his death. Diego De la street marked it as to-read Oct 15, Thanks for telling us about the problem.
He was Professor of double-bass at the Vienna Conservatory from to Simandl composed many songs, his favourite genre, choral works, a Pastoral Mass, made arrangements for military band and wrote many works for double bass, but is chiefly remembered today for his educational and instructional music for double bass, which remains in print to this day.
Gilli marked it as to-read Dec 07, The Prague School of Double Bass dates back to the early years of the 19th-century and its influence has reached to every corner of the globe.
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Revised by Frederick Zimmerman. New Method for the Double Bass by F. Suelbi Silva marked it as to-read Nov 04, The final G major arpeggio ascends from the lowest G to a sustained harmonic G three octaves higher. Refresh and try again. Simandl may not have the lyrical or cantabile turns of phrase of a Bottesini, but the piece is well written, doesn’t outstay its welcome, and is worth the occasional outing or two to celebrate the pioneering work of this important figure in our rich heritage and history.
Typical of the period, the late Romantic style is evident throughout alongside a traditional harmonic structure, but still with enough chromatic side-stepping to add a touch of spice and interest to the proceedings.
Of the 14 original works by Simandl, his ‘Notturno’ Op. The application of contemporary bass pedagogy concepts to beginning string class instruction, in American String Teacher Magazine Paperback88 pages.
Lists with This Book. Another musical masterpiece long overlooked? He was simanel as a brilliant orchestral player and a much admired soloist and chamber musician in Vienna, and siamndl one of the finest double bassists of his generation, also responsible for a whole generation of bassists who exported his style of playing and teaching to almost every corner of the world.
No trivia or quizzes yet. His approach uses the first, second, and fourth fingers of the left hand the third and fourth operating together as one digit for stopping the strings in the lower register of the instrument and divides the fingerboard into various positions.
Simandl’s “New Method” of playing, now over a century old, is still common among classical double simahdl,  although eimandl book itself is slowly being replaced by newer methods which incorporate modern pedagogical theory. As a player, Simandl was renowned for his outstanding technique, using a new approach to the thumb position, and producing a sound which was both powerful and lyrical.
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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Irene Estrella added it Mar 12, He pushed the boundaries forward and his work helped succeeding generations of bassists to push them even further, until when standards of playing and teaching have never been better.
Retrieved from ” https: There is nothing here that couldn’t be found in Simandl’s Method or study books, but the piece is still reliant on the musical and lyrical skills of the bassist for a successful performance.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. To ask other readers questions about New Method for the Double Bassplease sign up. When he left there in July he had not only a graduation certificate signed by Professor Josef Hrabebut also examination results for military Kapelle playing.
There are opportunities for the bassist to display both musical and technical skills and to add life to a long forgotten part of our history and heritage. Jaime rated it it was amazing Oct 08, Trivia About New Method for th Spencer added it Dec 25, Simandl employs the entire range of the double bass, with a smattering of scale and arpeggio figures to take the soloist into the higher register, but with the musical and cantabile line always to the fore.
John Kessler marked it as to-read Sep 10, First published in Book 7, an all-Simandl volume, the one movement work is in ternary form and offers musical and technical challenges in equal measure. Ideal college or university repertoire as a contrast to the virtuosity and fireworks of Bottesini, Gliere, Misek and Hindemith. Sections of this page. Edited and annotated by Lucas Drew.