Month: October 2016

Proko-Five Composition Prize

Bass Forward is pleased to announce its 2017 Proko-Five Composition Prize. The competition is for the best new 5-7 minute work for same instrumentation as Prokofiev’s Quintet in G minor, op. 39: oboe, clarinet, violin, viola, and double bass. APPLICATION: Items must be received by February 17th, 2017 – A PDF file of the full score – An MP3 audio… Read more →

It begins…

Bass Forward promotes and elevates the visibility of the double bass by underwriting recitals, master classes, and workshops. We are a nonprofit organization under the fiscal sponsorship of Fractured Atlas, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Contributions for the purposes of Bass Forward are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.   Our first two projects:   SoCal Bass Days with guests David… Read more →