The University of Texas at Austin

Double Bass Studio

Welcome to the Double Bass Studio at the University of Texas at Austin, under the direction of Dr. David Neubert, Professor of Double Bass. John Fremgen is our Jazz Bass Instructor.

    Are you interested in Majoring in Double Bass at one of the finest Universities in the World? UT Austin was ranked # 15 out of all of the world universities, the 2nd in public universities, according to a recent public survey poll. Austin is a haven for young bassists - the "Live Musical Capital of the World." There are currently openings in both the Graduate (Masters and Doctoral Programs) and Undergraduate (Bachelors Programs). For more information go to - Application Deadline is FEBRUARY 1, for the Fall 2006 semester. There are substantial scholarships also available to talented students - Auditions are January 28, February11, and February 25. Degree programs are also available in the Jazz areas. Contact John Fremgen at for more information about the jazz program offerings.

    François Rabbath coaching Celeste Ginestra at a Master Class in Feburary, 2005

    For more information, contact:
    Dr. David Neubert, 512-471-0828,

Play Fryba Suite Demo

Helpful Links

School of Music - UT Austin
The University of Texas at Austin
Liben Music (Bass Repertoire)
International Society of Bassists
Lemure Music (Bass Supplies/Music)
Talk Bass - Discussion Page

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