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Progressive Bass Concepts - John Myung (VHS)

By John Myung

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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.

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  • 4

    Location:
    Brooklyn, New York
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • January 20, 2008 John's approach to Chords and Scales

    If you are a beginner and wish to learn what scales and chords are, he will not teach you this in his video. Rather, after learning the major scale and all its modes, and the basic chord types, he will give you his interesting approach to chords and scales. He...

    ends with a few fingering exercises and his approach to tapping plus a cool jam with portnoy and sherinian.

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  • 5

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    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • January 20, 2008 John's Progressive Bass Concepts

    He does teach you what scales and chords are, but he doesn't explain how to form them or that basic type of stuff. But he does force you to think your way through the circle of 5ths and related intervals. A must to solidify your knowledge on the neck...

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  • 5

    Location:
    San Francisco, Ca
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • August 29, 2000 Oh man, This be da bomb!!!!

    Yo, I gotta tell you how great this video is. Its da bomb. John goes through complex stuff on his bass. Great for the beginner and advanced. I give it a thumbs up. Two piece and a biscuit. Thats all for me, oh yeah... John talks, finally!!!!!!!

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