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The Story of The Falling Seagull (落海鷗)

sheet music video

The Story of The Falling Seagull (落海鷗)

Note that in the beginning of the video, Andy Lin starts off the piece by making artificial bird-like noises that sound just like, yep you guessed it, a falling seagull.

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How bassists navigate NYC subway LIKE A BOSS!

How bassists navigate NYC subway LIKE A BOSS!

Traveling on the New York subway with a double bass can be tricky. Unlike a pianist who has to worry about virtually nothing when it comes to traveling, a traveling double bassist must be extra vigilant, especially when navigating the New York City subway system. 

In this blog post, I will give you two tips that you must know before taking on the New York City subway system (cello players can also learn from this). So listen closely... 

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