A medley of music from the classic 1939 MGM film arranged for four Double Basses.


This arrangement works best with two players (bass 1 and bass 2) with solid higher techniques, and two players with solid lower abilities. Above all have fun!


Why not have a peek at the preview images and see if you fancy the challenge.



  • Ding dong the witch is dead
  • Follow the yellow brick road/We're off to see the wizard
  • If I only had a brain
  • If I were king of the forest
  • Somewhere over the Rainbow
  • Somewhere over the rainbow and Main title
  • The Lullaby league
  • The merry old land of Oz

Dorothys' Basses (From the Wizard of Oz)


    36 Mill Lane, Ness CH64 4BQ


    Tel: 07833 916420 

     Ashley Frampton Biography

    After a busy and varied freelance career including three wonderful years with the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, Ashley has been Assistant Principal Double Bass in the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra for over twenty years. His first bass quartet came after a request from the University of Liverpool for an ensemble piece, Mary Poppins' Basses ensued and he has not looked back since.