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Definition and background:

A Medieval category of soft instruments, used principally for indoor occasions, as distinct from haut, or loud instruments.

For more information on the music term "Bas" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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