Alois Posch | Double Bass

Alois Posch (double bass) won a place in the Vienna State Opera Orchestra at the age of eighteen and played for thirty years in the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, twenty-five of those as principal double bass. Numerous recordings as soloist and chamber musician with such artists as Astor Piazzolla have made him into an internationally known figure. He still teaches in Salzburg and Vienna and is responsible for bringing about a new generation of internationally successful musicians.