Bass Dexterity exercises In this lesson, I will show you exercises to improve your dexterity and co-ordination on the bass. For more information and exercises to play in this style be sure to check out our new book Bass Technique Finger Gym. The examples featured in this lesson focus on how to improve your dexterity…Read more
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How To Play Slap Bass Slap bass is an essential technique on bass, and in this video lesson, I will show you how to accurately perform the slap technique. For more information and exercises to play in this style be sure to check out our new book Bass Technique Finger Gym. To perform the slap:…Read more
How to Play Classical Guitar Grace Notes Utilizing grace notes can improve your classical guitar dramatically, and the etude in this lesson will give you a beautiful context to practice classical guitar grace notes in. Grace notes are meant as ornaments for the other notes around it. In this piece, the first grace note is…Read more
Since purchasing Joseph’s Book 1 of the Complete Guide to Playing Blues Guitar, I’ve gained a much deeper understanding of the options available to me when playing the blues. He writes clearly and methodically, giving just enough information on each topic so that I can confidently integrate new techniques and expand my playing knowledge.
The book provides alternative approaches to each method to drive home the idea that you the player should experiment and find what works best in different situations based on your preference. Clear explanations of different chord voicings and rhythm options have really opened up the palette of sounds to choose from, and I look forward to continuing the series.