How to stand successfully with the double bass

Want to learn to stand with a bass? Here's how!

With Jason Heath · San Francisco, CA

Learning to stand while playing the bass can be a bit mysterious, but it’s so great to be able to play without a stool. Here are some tips for getting comfortable with the bass in a standing position.

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