Our newest teacher, Claire Finley, a.k.a. Lady B, welcomes fresh bass students to the instrument with a look at how to play the major scale on the bass.
Part Deux: More shapes and patterns. Jayo covers another arpeggio exercise aimed at dexterity and knowledge of the fretboard.
More shapes and patterns. Jayo covers another arpeggio exercise aimed at dexterity and knowledge of the fretboard.
Arpeggios are to bass players as chords are to guitarists. Jayo covers the concept of arpeggios, particularly the maj7 and min7 varieties, and how to use them for dexterity exercises on the bass.
Often an overlooked subject, The Young Professor talks about getting the best sound out of the drums possible, by examining issues including stick placement and arm strength.
If you’ve never played drums before, start here. If you’ve been playing for decades, watch this anyway. Jim Leadbetter covers the basics of proper posture and stick grip for drummers.
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