iDouble Bass is brought to you by Micah Howard, Artist Lecturer at Carnegie Mellon University and longtime member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Follow the links in the main menu above to learn about holding the bass and bow, shifting, vibrato, pizzicato and more with video, text, and images. Enjoy!


Micah Howard is now offering online lessons! Request your free trial lesson today!


cropped-launchimage1.pngThe iDouble Bass app is here for iOS! Get easy access to all the videos, images, and instructional text found on this website plus content exclusive to the app. You can view, print, and share PDFs of my two new scale books for the beginner to advanced player, as well as a PDF with fingerings in the lower positions, and the iDouble Bass Handbook. All of these PDFs are available in the iDouble Bass app for a one-time introductory in-app purchase of only $0.99. Follow this link to download the app for free now!


What people are saying about iDouble Bass on the app store:

“This app totally rocks! Micah Howard is a seasoned professional with a wealth of teaching experience, and he lays out everything you need to know for double bass playing in a clear, step by step fashion. Highly recommended!” — bass blogger

“This app is a wonderful foundation for any new bass player or teacher to set a student down the right path. Helpful advice and clear, well thought out videos and exercises to help with all aspects of playing. Highly recommended!” — Brandon McLean

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