John Burgess: arrangements for bass and harp

John Burgess has just sent us a pair of beautiful videos featuring two of his arrangements for bass and harp—one of them his composition.  Harpist Krysten Keches joins John and his CR5M double bass.

“Waltz for Bass and Harp”, John’s original piece:

 

John’s arrangement of “Infant Eyes” by Wayne Shorter.  We love watching John explore the arco and pizzicato modes of the instrument—he uses its versatility to great effect: