Double Bass Method book. An advanced tutor book for your beginner 5/6/7 double bass class or individual student. All notes in first position on all strings, all beginner bowing strokes, musicality, note knowledge : ) Rapide Double Bass Workshop combines the best of Double Bass Workshop Books 1 and 2 - strength, skills, knowledge.
Based on SingleStringLearning (the strength of the Workshop books), the Rapide series is more demanding of your students while still assisting with the solid development of strength and understanding in both hands.
Popular simple melodies in their minor and major form together with pieces in D and G major plus E minor will expand your student's skill set quickly.
Specific compositions, pieces in positions 2, 2 1/2, D major using 3rd, tone development, bowing styles, ensemble playing in 2 or 3 parts (some with a percussive 2nd part), tapes for accurate finger placement, opportunities for improvisation and composition, worksheets, 'Trace and Copy' requirements plus audio download will ensure that your students develop essential skills in their first year of playing.