Description: In this odd time bass lesson, professional bassist and grammy winner Pete Griffin breaks down odd time signatures. His simple approach will allow you to feel odd time signatures instead of counting them which will make your playing sound more natural.
Topics Covered: Bass, Odd time signatures, 5/4, 7/4, 5/8, 7/8, 9/8, 11/8, 13/8, Metric modulation, Feeling the time signature, Using your body as a metronome, Adapting a bass line for different time signatures, Feeling the back beat, Thinking musically.
Bass, Odd Time Signatures, Metric Modulation, Internalizing the Time
Pete Griffin has performed and/or recorded with:
Dweezil Zappa, Dethklok, Eric Johnson, Steve Vai, Terry Bozzio, Chick Corea, Edgar Winter, Danny Carey (Tool), Thomas Pridgen (Mars Volta), Stanley Clarke, Paul Barrere, Fred Tackett, Richie Hayward (Little Feat), Hanson, Frank Gambale, Mike Portnoy (Dream Theatre), Brendon Small, Bear McCreary (Composer for Walking Dead), Kirk Covington (Tribal Tech), Gryphon Labs and more.
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