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Videos now on youtube. Search "subcontrabass" then sort by upload date. Unfortunately, the guy playing doesn't represent it well...James Carter better pick one up, pronto!
Did anyone else happen to notice the rather appropriate URL? (... 1ow )
Sure is a gorgeous instrument though. Just watching him play made me subconsciously start gasping for more air!Any sax where you can miss middle C by half a step needs a) work, or b) a better player.
I sorta wish it had been made 10 feet long with a bell the size of a washtub, but I understand the logistics involved.
It looks a bit silly, at first glance.Sure is a gorgeous instrument though. Just watching him play made me subconsciously start gasping for more air!
He might have been talking about the demo at the beginning of the thread, and not yours.Mojo: it's not a demo, it's just me trying to produce some notes on a relly extreme horn. In addition, the mic of the camera is completely unappropriate to catch those low frequencies.