• CSU fine arts building

    ISB 2015 Competition Semi-Finalists Announced

    Here are semi-finalists in the three categories that have been decided so far (Orchestra semi-finalists still to be announced, and we don’t have preliminaries for age 14 and under, all comers welcome!)

  • Sea of Bass

    Luthiers to Build a Bass at ISB 2015

    Under the direction of Paul Hart, chair of the 2015 ISB Maker’s Competition workmanship judges panel, we are inviting working bass luthiers attending the convention to help us attempt a first in ISB Convention history. We are going to build a double bass in a week during the convention!

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    Basses Touring Germany

    We here at ISB love bass ensemble work. What do we love even more? When there are 13 bassists on tour. That is quite the adventure in both practical and musical matters. If you happen to be in Germany, check these folk out and report your thoughts here.

  • College Bound

    College Fair Day at ISB 2015

    The ISB will host its third biennial College Fair Day, a networking event for college/university representatives and professors with students and their family members attending the 2015 ISB Convention, at Colorado State University, Saturday, June 6th, from 8:30 to 10 AM.