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  • Scott Varney: Wanting and Waiting

    Scott Varney: Wanting and Waiting

    Scott Varney has a knack of writing and performing tunes with a great, chill vibe. The talented bassist recently decided to submit a performance of one of his recent songs to NPR for their “Tiny Desk” series. “The only rules were you needed to record an original song at a desk (any desk),” Scott told... »

  • Marcus Miller Band: I’ll Be There / Come Together

    Marcus Miller Band: I’ll Be There / Come Together

    During the 2013 Jazz à Vienne show, Marcus Miller took the stage with his band and over just a couple of songs, took the audience for quite a musical ride. In this clip, Marcus starts things off with his solo bass arrangement of “I’ll Be There” (which he recorded on Renaissance). As that song came... »

  • Adam Stevens: Avicii’s “Wake Me Up” for Solo Bass

    Adam Stevens: Avicii’s “Wake Me Up” for Solo Bass

    It has been a while since we’ve featured a video by bassist Adam Stevens. Luckily, he’s shared another great solo bass arrangement. This time around, Adam takes on “Wake Me Up” by Avicii, which also features Aloe Blacc. Enjoy. »

  • Jesús Rico Pérez: Farewell

    Jesús Rico Pérez: Farewell

    We’ve been lucky to know bassist Jesús Rico Pérez for a couple of years now. Over that time, Jesús has shared some pretty incredible videos showcasing his technique – but a technique that is about delivering the music, not a fireworks show. In this new video, Jesús plays both a piccolo bass and fretless with... »

  • Zander Zon: Steven Spielberg Movie Medley for Solo Bass

    Zander Zon: Steven Spielberg Movie Medley for Solo Bass

    Zander Zon’s appreciation for composer John Williams is on full display with his latest video. Zander took several of the Williams-penned soundtracks on Steven Spielberg films and arranged them for solo bass. I’m sure you’ll recognize each one, but here’s the list of the soundtracks performed in this video: Jurassic Park E.T. Hook Indiana Jones... »

  • Bruno Tauzin Releases Solo Bass Album 12 Miniatures

    Bruno Tauzin Releases Solo Bass Album 12 Miniatures

    Bruno Tauzin, a bass teacher known for video lessons and his work, The Art of Solo Bass, has continued to explore his creativity outside the teaching realm and come up with an album. The new release, 12 Miniatures features original music without bass instruction. Tauzin’s solo six-string bass is the star of 12 Miniatures. Here’s... »

  • Viktor Lőrincz: Crazy Little Groove

    Viktor Lőrincz: Crazy Little Groove

    Viktor Lőrincz sent me his latest video, and once again, he blew my mind. He calls this “Crazy Little Groove”, and he’s playing it on his new MLP Lőrincz Viktor Signature Bass. Wow. »

  • Miki Santamaria: John Legend’s “All of Me”

    Miki Santamaria: John Legend’s “All of Me”

    Miki Santamaria is back with a new solo bass arrangement – and his first with his new Fodera Yin Yang Standard. The tune is John Legend’s “All of Me”. The arrangement and performance, as always, is top notch. Enjoy! »

  • Viaceslav Svedov: “Villanova Junction” Solo Bass Performance

    Viaceslav Svedov: “Villanova Junction” Solo Bass Performance

    November 27th is Jimi Hendrix’s birthday. Bassist Viaceslav Svedov decided to share his “small tribute to a big legend” on that day, which would have been Hendrix’s 72nd birthday. The tribute is a solo bass version of Hendrix’s Woodstock version of “Villanova Junction”, which Viaceslav does in his terrific style. »

  • Janek Gwizdala: “Day Tripper” Solo Bass Arrangement

    Janek Gwizdala: “Day Tripper” Solo Bass Arrangement

    Last year, the No Treble crew got the chance to check out and visit with all the great bassists at Gerald Veasley’s Bass Boot Camp. One of the evenings included a Beatles tribute concert with each of the guest artists putting their own spin on the Fab Four’s work. While all of them were spectacular,... »