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foal30 wrote:
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foal30 wrote:Pencil, stave, CD
Working on "Sir Duke" Stevie Wonder for a student
Awesome practice
Thats a cracker alright :) Hadn't listened to it for years but started playing it again a few months back.
I will put up a chart at some point.
don't bother for me bud, I work it out myself - can't do charts. I go to tab if I can't hear (more than usual these days) and then apply the right fingering to make it easy for me.
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On Scotts Bass lesson YT Channel there is a nice interview with Gail Ann Dorsey.
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I think I will watch this documentary.

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I actually won something off Trade Me
A Jaco book

No one else bid.
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One of the kids was listening to the Smiths yesterday

By gum that Andy Rourke played some bouncy lines.
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Had a few sessions on Aretha Franklin tunes

By gum she had great bands

Cogbill- Jemmott- Rainey- Miller is quite the role call
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Rainy day so no work
Bass fiesta at mine

Elvis Costello - Everyday I write the Book, Alison, Watching the Detectives
Police - Roxanne , I Can't Stand Losing You, Message
Gwen Stefani - Spiderwebs , The Real Thing, What You Waiting For
Stevie Wonder - Sir Duke, Masterblaster, I Was Made to Love Her
Nikka Costa - Push and Pull, Everybody got their Something

Great fun for a day off
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One suggestion, try the app yousician. It teaches you technique from beginners to experienced with feedback as well. I tried it for fun 6 months ago on guitar and started to enjoy it. While I already could play I flew through first levels to level 8. Lead. Rhythm 6, knowledge 6. They then changed the app so not sure what is the go now but it's well worth a look in on free trial.

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'Moment's Notice' by John Coltrane is a mighty fine piece of music but a goddamn pain in the ass on bass

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Jamie Abersold play along CD's

Totally out of fashion but I'm saying have a go
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Thinking seriously of getting this one
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Taking on some new students Term 2.

I was interested to hear "Wow you have books" as a comment. Times have changed etc...
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Quite enjoying "Improvisers Bass Method" by Chuck Sher
I must of had this book for 25 years at least
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