Pedaling Practice Episode 9 of Talking Technique is up on notreble.com. Have you ever looked for the “biggest bang for your practicing buck”? In this episode I give you an
Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs You can really spice up a groove by adding hammer-ons and pull-offs. As always I like to practice things in a systematic fashion. Follow along as we strengthen
Lower Register Fitness: one-finger-per-fret Tips for Getting Your Fingers in Place Some bassists have a bit of a hard time getting the one-finger-per-fret position going in the lower register of the
Get up to speed – Coordination Training Harmonic Minor Style Coordination exercises need not be unmusical or boring. Here is one that is fun, practices your music theory in the
String Jumping Exercises really pay off. Many grooves have fourths in them and if you are able to execute those string jumping movements with ease and an even sound, then your
Here is a question I got in from Rob: “I am presently finishing up your course from Truefire – Pentatonic Playground which has really helped me and I love it.
Let’s Talk Technique of the Right Hand… In this episode (number 4) of Talking Technique it is all about the right hand technique. Fast fingers… maybe you have been doing just
Chromatic Scale Shedding This is one of the most freeing and fun exercise imaginable – shedding the chromatic scale in a musical way using a delay pedal. If you don’t