Monthly Archives: February 2011

Notes On Third String: 35 bpm backing track

Hi,This post is for students of mine working on “Notes on the Third String”. It is a backing track for the piece, recorded at 35 beats per minute. Download from the following link and try playing along! You will need … Continue reading

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Practice Track: Reggae

Here is a basic practice track for┬ábeginning┬áto intermediate bass players in a simple Reggae feel. It is to help you practice your reggae bass lines. The chords are A and D:One way to get a reggae feel happening in the … Continue reading

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Practice Track: Indie Rock

Here is a practice track which I have done in an Indie Rock style, to show that simple things can be very effective. It is suitable for guitarists and bass players of beginning to intermediate level. The chord progression is … Continue reading

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Upcoming Gig: Rob Reeves and his Virtual Guitar Orchestra

Rob will be playing at the Samford Homestead Restaurant this Friday night, 10th February, 2011, and Friday nights in February. The performance will showcase the “Virtual Guitar Orchestra” – which is Rob and his real-time looping system. On the menu … Continue reading

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Practice Track: G minor groove

This practice track is suitable for intermediate guitar players interested in rock, funk and blues grooves, and is especially good for practicing the G minor pentatonic scale. A distinctive feature of blues and blues derived styles is the use of … Continue reading

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