David Neubert was one of the early champions of the International Society of Bassists. He hosted conventions at UT-Austin (1986) and Interlochen (1993).
He was the Principal Bass of the Springfield Symphony (Massachusetts), the Wichita Symphony and recently retired from the Austin Symphony Orchestra. He was a double bass professor at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst, Wichita State University, and The University of Texas at Austin.
We talk about a wide range of topics, including:
- David’s early years in Northern California
- the accomplishments of former students of his
- David’s cross-country career path
- the Reinshagen (New Work) and Torello (Philadelphia) schools of playing
- David Walter and his Melodious Bass book
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