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Date: Mon, 22 Apr 2002 13:34:19 -0700
From: Grant Green
Subject: Re: [CB] Hello

At 08:02 PM 4/21/2002 +0100, you wrote:
>I recently tried
>to put a bottom F# on one of my electric basses. I know that people do this
>successfully, but my results were.......... underwhelming :( It sounded like
>a lorry passing the house. This in itself was quite novel, but not exciting
>enough to go and buy a new bass, and I cannot think where I could use it


There is a "Yahoo group" full of like-minded bassists, at , who have already addressed the problems inherent in approaching the infrasonic range on the bass.  They might be helpful sources of information and/or inspiration regarding the plucked low end.

There's a low C# too, you know... ;-)


Grant Green          
Sarrusophones & other Contrabass Winds

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