Double-bass Playing 8

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105KON8 ZK 14 2T Czech summer

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Learning outcomes of the course unit

Supplementing and expanding instrument skills, acquired at the intermediate level of education. Systematic work on one's artistry, Achieving the content and sense of a performed work, style orientation and broadening of the repertoire.

Mode of study

Individual instruction

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

Selection of study material according to established curriculum and individual need.

Recommended or required reading

Etudes: Czerny 30 caprices, Simandl Gradus ad parnasum, Kreuzer, Mengoli, Rahbath, Gajdoš and others.

Works for solo Contra-bass: Bach 1st. and 3rd. suites, Franocais Theme varié, Ellis Sonata, Fryba, Fuka Three Miniatures, Gajdoš Variations, Capriccios, Tabak's Motifs and others.

Concertos: Botessini, Capuczi, Dittersdorf, Domažlický, Dragonetti, Francoix, Hertl, Hlobil, Hoffmeister, Kohout, Kusewickij, Piehl, Rota, Sperger, Vaňhal and others.

Sonátas with piano: Birkenstock, Hertl, Míšek op. 5 and 6, Hindemith, Reiner, Schubert Arpeggione, Spergel, Baroque German, French and Italian Sonatas di Gamba (Bach, Marcello, Loilet), Virtuoso literature: Botessini, Dragonetti, Gliere, Hertl and others.

Preparation and execution of a full-length year's recital, preparation of the master's recital and thesis.

Assessment methods and criteria

Individual instruction



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