Bass - Difficulty: medium to medium-difficult
By John Myung. Videos. Popular. Progressive Rock and Metal. Instructional video: VHS and instructional booklet. Duration 60m. Published by Rittor Music (HL.320213).
Item Number: HL.320213
John Myung, the bassist for the progressive heavy metal band Dream Theater, discusses and demonstrates the techniques that placed him in the forefront of progressive bass playing. Topics include: chord tones, patterns and chord applications, scales, harmonics, left- and right-hand techniques, tapping and more. Features various examples of Dream Theater songs, with performances by Mike Portnoy (drums) and Derek Sherinian (keyboard). Includes a 40-page booklet. 60 minutes. Performed on six string bass.