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Live Video Lessons For Bass Guitar


Live Video Lessons For Bass Guitar
Following a step-by-step methodology with instructor Cliff Engel, you will acquire the essential skills and vocabulary which are necessary to connect your ears to the fingerboard, develop ideas, interact with other musicians on a deeper level, and expand the traditional role of the bassist. With these live video bass lessons, you will expand your fretboard familiarity and knowledge of chord/scale theory, improve your sight reading and ear training, and also increase your technical proficiency on the instrument. You will be presented with the fundamental tools that are required to improvise great bass lines and solos on any chord type, chord progression, or song form in any style of music.

These lessons are structured for bassists of all levels from beginner to advanced who are passionate about becoming a more proficient bass player and are seeking an indispensable resource for the contemporary study and analysis of techniques, theory, and principles on bass guitar. Why waste transit time and money while moving to and from private lessons when you can study one-on-one with a live instructor directly from the comfort of your own home? Many people who are current or former students of the IIB online bass courses enroll in live video bass lessons to help compliment and reinforce the concepts introduced in the courses.

Topics Discussed In Live Video Lessons For Bass Guitar Include:
- Fundamental Right & Left Hand Techniques
- Jazz & Classical Music Theory
- Sight Reading
- Ear Training
- Bass Line Construction
- Soloing Techniques
- Improvisation
- Slapping
- Tapping
- Chordal Techniques
- Altered Tunings
- Jazz, Fusion, Rock, Pop, Blues, Funk, Motown, Latin, Classical, Country, & Solo Bass Music

We may also study the styles and techniques of Michael Manring, Marcus Miller, John Patitucci, Alain Caron, Stuart Hamm, Brian Bromberg, Gary Willis, Jaco Pastorius, Stanley Clarke, Victor Wooten, Jeff Berlin, Rocco Prestia, Billy Sheehan, Ray Brown, Ron Carter, Paul Chambers, Dave Holland, and many other masters of the bass tradition.

You don't need an elaborate setup in order to do live video bass lessons, and most people already possess the basic equipment for these lessons. In addition to a bass and an amplifier, you will need either a desktop or laptop PC or Mac computer, a broadband internet connection (DSL or cable), computer speakers or headphones, Skype, and a webcam. A webcam with a built-in microphone can be purchased for less than $50, and any computer that has been acquired within the past few years will most likely work well for live video lessons. If you can watch videos on any of the online video sharing sites such as YouTube without buffering or dropping frames, your computer should be able to stream live video lessons.

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Rates & Availability

Live video lessons are $99.95 for 4 lessons (approximately $24.99 per lesson). Each lesson is 1 hour in duration, and most lessons run between 60-90 minutes. Lessons can be scheduled any time between the hours of 10:00 AM and 10:00 PM Central United States time, 7 days a week. You may schedule a live video lesson once per week or bi-weekly as your schedule permits. If you have a hectic schedule that frequently changes from one week to the next, we can easily move your lesson to a different day or time that works more conveniently for you. Within 24 hours of receiving your payment, I will notify you via e-mail to confirm your enrollment and schedule our first lesson. All lesson materials including standard notation, tablature, play-alongs, audio tracks, and video clips will be provided. If you have any further questions regarding these lessons, please feel free to contact: InstituteOfBass@Yahoo.com.