– October 12
) was a famous French double bass
player, teacher, and composer. He was part of la Société de concerts des Instruments anciens
. Nanny also gained some success writing a concerto for double bass and orchestra under the name of the famous bassist Domenico Dragonetti
. Additionally, he wrote another concerto for the double bass in E minor under his own name and some other small pieces for the instrument.
Edouard Nanny created useful, complete methods for beginner and advanced double-bass players.