Gregor Schaefer

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Audio Portfolio

On this portfolio page you can hear Gregor Schaefer playing various styles on the double bass and other instruments.

 B A S S  -  J A Z Z
  jazz easy 'walking' in 4
  jazz swing ballad
  jazz big band
  modern jazz ballad intro + accompaniment (gut strings)
  jazz very fast
  jazz contemporary 'open' style
  jazz bebop solo
  jazz/world improvisation (gut strings)
 B A S S  -  W O R L D   M U S I C
  balkan gypsy groove
  klezmer up-tempo
  klezmer bowed bass lines (gut strings)
  klezmer bowed melody (gut strings)
  latin
  tango bass
  fado bass
  Rumanian-style slapping (gut strings)
  bass lines in a complex meter 18/8 (gut strings)
  fast Bulgarian 7/8
  gypsy swing: slow to fast (gut strings)
 U D
  improvisation through several maqams
  melody in maqam kurd
  improvisation in maqam hijaz
 O T H E R   S T R I N G S
  cello: string quartet pop groove, pizzicato and arco
  cello: blues solo
  zither: oriental improvisation
  mandura (small mandola): klezmer melody
 P E R C U S S I O N
  frame drum
  klezmer drum (poyk)