Definition of string bass in English:

Share this entry

string bass

Pronunciation:

noun

(Especially among jazz musicians) a double bass.
Example sentences
  • With bassist John Heard at Hamp's elbow, their string bass and vibes merged solidly throughout the program.
  • ‘The Bells’ drifts lazily on the gentle dissonant pulsations between bass clarinet and string bass.
  • He is currently studying jazz at Humber College and performed a stellar piano jazz number accompanied by trumpet, string bass and drums.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.