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  • The Electric Bass

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    The creation of the electric bass, or an electric guitar envisioned double bass, has revolutionized the way music is both written and performed and will continue to be a driving force behind virtually every genre of music. Even though the electric bass* can be seen as a necessary creation in order to match the ever-increasing volume of live music, especially rock, it can also be viewed as a breath of fresh air and new outlook on acoustic instruments. The electric bass has both physically and functionally

  • Sam Bass

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    the cold ground is your bed. All of your “friends” have vanished, your canteen is dry, and if you go into town, you will surely be shot. Once you go wrong, you can’t go back, because you’re wanted. Dead or alive. Sam Bass was born to Daniel and Elizabeth Jane Sheeks Bass on July 21, 1851 near a small town called Mitchell, Indiana. He had a normal early childhood, if you exclude the fact that he did not attend school. This was normal for children in the mid-1800’s, because school was not yet

  • Bass As A Game Bass: Behavior And Habits

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    commonly known as a game fish. “The largemouth bass is America’s favorite game fish” (The Behavior and Habits of Largemouth Bass). Originally it was found only East of the Mississippi river and South of the Great Lakes. It is recognizable by the olive green coloring accompanied by a dark stripe on each side. Their upper jaw does not stretch nearly as far as their lower jaw, which is the most distinguishing characteristic between them and the smallmouth bass. They average anywhere from three to ten pounds

  • Saul Bass: The Visual Style Of Saul Bass

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    Saul Bass In this essay, I will be discussing Saul Bass and a couple of his notable title sequences. I will also outline his milestones and discuss his visual style. Saul Bass was born May 8, 1920 and died April 25, 1996. He was an American graphic designer and filmmaker who was born in the Bronx to Jewish immigrant parents. He attended James Monroe High School and studied at the Art Students League in Manhattan, New York. Saul Bass was well-known for his design of title sequences, film posters

  • George Bass

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         As I walked to the Daly Science Center from Benson Memorial with a stomach full of ridiculously expensive cheap food, I expected the lecture of Dr. Bass to be more or less of a rehashing of what he spoke to our class about earlier in the day, albeit with a few more and older people watching. My first surprise came as I opened the door of lecture hall 206 and saw all the students sitting on the stairs. I myself was relegated to sitting at the very top of the stairs,

  • Sam Bass

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    Per 8 Sam Bass                     Two Column notes Location Guardians                     Biographical Information •     Sam Bass was born in the town of Mitchell Indiana on July 21, 1851. •     Later Bass Moved to the

  • Bass Guitar: Origins

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    Bass Guitar: Origins In terms of guitars, the bass guitar is one of the “newest” instruments. The bass guitar, however obvious it may seem, was not derived from the guitar. Electrical guitars were created from acoustic guitars, while bass guitars were actualized from the double bass instrument. These instruments were at first known as electrical bass instruments or the electric bass. The double bass instruments are colossal classical instruments that have been around for hundreds of years

  • Importance Of Bass Fishing

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    BASS FISHING The joy of fishing gives anglers ample opportunities to catch a meal that is low in fat and cholesterol and high in protein. Pursuing and catching your meal is a self-fulfilling and thrilling way to spend time with your friends and loved ones. Bass fishing is also an art and requires skill in addition to the proper tools to be successful. Everyone who has spent time fishing in the outdoors knows how relaxing and stress-free life can be. Spending a day interacting with nature gives

  • Bass Fishing 101

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    tree was the site of a recent battle between a monstrous black bass and me. A battle in which the big bass taught me a valuable lesson in humility. I have a lot more respect for her and her kind. She never gave up the fight at any time during our encounter. Her fierce determination eventually paid off and she swam away in victory. So now, I visit that spot now and then, not really wanting to catch her, but perhaps just to say hello. Bass fishing has been a part of my life for as long as I can remember

  • An Essay On Pinky Bass

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    April at Georgia Southwestern State University was Pinky Bass. She is an American photographer who specializes in pinhole photography (“Pinky/MM Bass” 2014). Pinhole photography is using a simple camera without a lens often used to capture real-time movement for example the Earth circling the sun (Pinhole Photography 2014). She not only specializes in pinhole photography, but black and white photography as well (Pinky/MM Bass 2014). Ms. Bass was born in 1936 and received her M.F.A. in photography