Second Bass is a series of short pieces for the progressing young bassist. Written in a lively, enjoyable and accessible style, each piece uses a limited number of notes and rhythm patterns to help develop musical and technical skills from the outset. The piano accompaniments are simple and supportive, aimed at the pianistic skills of the average teacher, offering new and inventive first concert or exam repertoire. Using half to 3rd position, they use a number of keys and musical styles which should appeal to players and teachers alike.
Recital Music publish music for every level of double bassist and in the past few years have concentrated on music for the younger player. This new and exciting series includes works with simple, accessible technical and musical challenges for beginners and progressing bassists. Piano accompaniments are supportive and written with the bass teacher in mind, creating a new repertoire which is ideal for concert and educational use.