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Shannon Birchall from the John Butler Trio performing at the Enmore Theatre on November 27, 2006 in Sydney, Australia.

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The double bass is another member of the string family of musical instruments. It is larger than the cello and because of its size, the player needs to be standing while playing it. The double bass is a mainstay in jazz ensembles.

About the Double Bass
Profile of the Double Bass
Parts of the Double Bass
Sizes of Double Bass
Before You Buy A Double Bass
Double Bass Playing Techniques

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