Copenhagen OPERA HOUSE
Ekvipagemestervej 10 • DK-1438 Copenhagen K
Opening ceremony - on Tuesday August 14 afternoon, a parade of 100 double basses will walk to Plænen in Tivoli to play a half an hour bass concert and attempt to set a Guinness World Record for "Largest Double Bass Orchestra".
As a final, on Saturday 18 August evening, the convention will culminate at the last concert featuring a selection of the week's greatest bass soloists and ensembles at Tivoli's concert hall. This final concert will be hosted by Sigurd Barrett.
On Friday 17 August evening, a live outdoor installation/event and concert in Copenhagen Harbor featuring 100 double basses, old ships, dancers and light shows.
Feel free to play at the Open Stage every day from 12:00-14:00.
Hang out and share the stage at Copenhagen Jazzhouse on the evening Wednesday 15 August and Thursday 16 August .
Keep your ears and eyes open for all the Bass Flashes that will take place during BASS2012 throughout the city.
On Thursday 16 August there will be a special focus on musicians and composers from Nordic countries.