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
Progressive Rock and Metal. 4.7x8 inches.
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.