Rob Nairn

Double bassist Rob Nairn talks about arias by Robert Schumann and Agostino Steffani, his love of opera, and secret bass bonding activities.


Useful links:

Spotify playlist for Rob’s pieces 

Spotify playlist for main pieces 

Spotify playlist for final question pieces 


Other useful links:

Robert Schumann 

Schumann’s Scenes from Goethe’s Faust 


Richard Wagner  

Bayreuth Wagner Festival 

Agostino Steffani 

The story of Niobe in Greek Mythology 

Agostino Steffani’s opera Niobe, regina di Tebe  

Philippe Jarrousky 

Boston Early Music Festival  

Opera singer, Maria Callas  

Jazz bass clarinetist and saxophonist, Eric Dolphy 


Support Rob:


Ironwood’s latest CD: Romantic Dreams: Quintets for Piano and Strings 

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra’s Brandenburg One 

Adelaide Baroque 


Get in touch with us!


Facebook: @OutsidetheMusicBox 

Instagram: @outsidethemusicbox 

Twitter: @OutsideMusicBox 



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