To be included on the list for information bout when public sessions and master classes will be, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with "What It Takes: Double Bass" in the subject. Students and teachers are encouraged to apply.
Every What It Takes course is designed specifically to cater to the needs of the selected participants from the National Youth Orchestra. The course covers many aspects of professional musicianship including audition preparation, marketing of yourself as a musician, posture/injury prevention, performing with an orchestra, music history related to your instrument and individual master classes from top professionals. It gives insight into solo, chamber and orchestral playing as well as teaching and other career options.