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Music for Bassists


Our Published Music

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Recital Music

St. Francis Music

Oregon Catholic Press


RecitalMusic.net

Michael's Bass Quartets (Cat No. RM656)
Giants and Gods
£12.00. sound file previews:

Luna | .MP3 | YouTube |
Belugas | .MP3 | YouTube |
Gargantua | .MP3 | YouTube |
Gibraltar | .MP3 | YouTube |
Harmonia | .MP3 | YouTube |

Michael's Bass Quartets (Cat No. RM765)
A Celtic Suite sound file previews:

Dawn in the Glades | .MP3 | YouTube |
Stonehenge | .MP3 | YouTube |
Druids | .MP3 | YouTube |
The Barrows | .MP3 |
A Celtic Dance | .MP3 |
YouTube (2nd tune) |

Michael's Bass Quartets (Cat No. 870)
Songs of Old Mexico -
sound file previews:

Ceilito Lindo | .MP3 | YouTube |
La Andelita I | .MP3 | YouTube |
La Andelita II | .MP3 | YouTube |
Jarabe Tapatio| .MP3 | YouTube |
La Cucaracha| .MP3 | YouTube |
Las Mananitas I | .MP3 | YouTube |

Las Mananitas II | .MP3 | YouTube |

Michael's Bass and Piano (Cat No. RM786)
Sketches of an Expedition:

The Mighty Mississippi | YouTube | Bass Alone |
The Plains Indians | YouTube | Bass Alone |
Sacagawea | Bass Alone |
The Continental Divide | YouTube | Bass Alone |
Columbia River Gorge | YouTube | Bass Alone |
The Pacific Coast | YouTube | Bass Alone |

Michael's Solo Double Bass (Cat No. RM795)
A Finland Suite:

Teppo Tiempo | YouTube |
Helsinki (Daughter of the Baltic) | YouTube |
Sveaborg (Helsinki's Fortress on the Sea) | YouTube |
The Icebreakers | YouTube |
The Baltic Sea | YouTube |

Lourdes Montgomery's

Five Hispanic Dances Bass and Piano.
£12.50. RM701.

Guaguanco | YouTube |

Razorback Victory Junior String Orchestra. £20.00. RM702.

Five Miniatures for Young Bassists Bass and Piano. £7.50. RM730.

 


Montgomery, Lourdes - Easy Pieces for Double Bass and Piano (3 pieces - primarily first position) $5.95 . Item ID: B1303. Buy at Elkin Music.
Gaby Play Soccer
Teo's Time Machine

Easy Pieces for Double Bass and Piano - Book Two (3 pieces - Third through Sixth Position) $5.95 Item ID: B1408. Buy at Elkin Music.

Montgomery, Lourdes - Prayer for Double Bass and Piano (Orchestra Tuning) $7.95. Item ID: B1304. Buy at Elkin Music.

Montgomery, Michael (editor) - Chamber Music: Introduction to String Quintets using Double Bass in place of Cello II (Boccherini, Schubert and Onslow - bass parts only) $12.95. Item ID: B1310. Buy at Elkin Music.

Thirty-Two (32) Folk Songs for the Young Double Bassist (An Introduction to all registers of the Double Bass -- including harmonics). Arr. by Michael Montgomery. Item ID: B1502. &14.95. Buy at Elkin Music. | YouTube |

distributed by:
Ludwig Masters Publications

#52743001Twenty Folk Tunes
for Bass (or Cello) Quartet (or Trio)


Oregon Catholic Press

Blessed Be the Name - Lourdes' second CD

De la Cruz - Lourdes' first CD

(Search Productsof "Lourdes Montgomery" for a complete list of published compositions at OCP.)


Michael's "Fur Daniela" (not yet published) | YouTube |

Chamber Works with Bass

Free Downloads

I. Sight Reading 1/2 to Thumb positions
II. Scale Studies
III. Folk Songs
IV. Orchestral Excerpts
V. Advanced Solos

All of the downloadable sheet music here is in the public domain, feel free to download and use any of this material.


a. Introduction Booklet - 1st to 4th Position Notes

I. Exercises for sightreading - Notes
in 1/2 to 7th Positions on all Strings

Download of all 40 Sightreading Pages

1. Open Strings/Whole Notes | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
2. Open Strings/Half Notes | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
3. Quarter and Half Notes | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
4. Quarter and Eighth Notes | PDF. | .MP3 | .MUS
5. Mixed Rhythms | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
6. Two notes on G | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
7. 1st Position on G | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
8. Mixed Rhythms on G | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
9. Two Notes on D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
10. 1st Position on D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
11. Mixed Rhythms on D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
12. G and D String | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
13. Two Notes on A | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
14. 1st Position on A | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
15. Mixed Rhythms on A | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
16. Two Notes on E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
17. 1st Position on E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
18. Mixed Rhythms on E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
19. A and E String | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
20. 1st pos. Half & Quarters | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
21. 1/2 pos. Half & Quarters | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
22. Scales in Half & Quarters | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
23. Scales in Eights & Quartes | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
24. Scales Mixed Rhythms | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS

25. Second Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
26. 2nd Position G & D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
27. 2nd Position D & A | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
28. 2nd Position A & E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
29. Third Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
30. 2nd/3rd Position G & D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
31. 2nd/3rd Position D & A| .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
32. 2nd/3rd Position A & E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
33. Fourth Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
34. Fifth Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
35. 3rd-5th Positions G & D | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
36. 3rd-5th Positions D & A | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
37. 3rd-5th Positions A & E | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
38. Sixth Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
39. Scales in 1st-6th Positions | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS
40. Thumb Position | .PDF | .MP3 | .MUS


II. Scale Studies

Seven One Octave Scales ||.MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Seven Mel Minor Scales
| .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS

C Major Scale- 2 octaves | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
E Major Scale- 2 octaves | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Major Scale Drills | .PDF | .MUS |


More Advanced Scales
Download at 20 Pages of Scales

Two Octave Major Scales | .PDF | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Two Octave Minor Scales | .PDF | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Modes Exercise | .PDF | .MUS |
Melodic Minor Exercise |.PDF | .MUS |
Harmonic Minor Exercise | .PDF | .MUS |
Harmonic Major Exercise | .PDF | .MUS |
Augmented Exercise | .PDF | .MUS |
Gypsy or Byanztine Exercise | .PDF | .MUS |
Neopolitan Exercise |.PDF | .MUS |
Diminished, Augmented, Blues, Pentatonic |.PDF |.MUS
Unusual Scales Compared |.PDF | .MUS


III. Folk Songs Audio Files


IV. Orchestral Excerpts
Download all 13 Pages of Orchestral Excerpts

Beethoven V | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Beethoven IX | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Brahms II | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Dittersdorf Quintet | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS

Eine Kliene | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Mahler I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Mozart 40 | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Strauss Don Juan | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Tchaikovsky IV | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
The Elephant | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Wagner Meistersinger | .MP3 | .MUS


V. Advanced Solos
Download at 18 Pages of Double Bass Solos

Bach Prelude Suite 1 | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Eccles Sonata- I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS | On YouTube
Eccles Sonata- II | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Capuzzi Con- I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS
Dittersdorf Con- I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS | On YouTube
Dragonetti Con- I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS | On YouTube
Misek Sonata I | .MP3 | .MIDI | .MUS