Currently, he continues recording and performing with many artists in the U. How did you end up a bass player? AS: I actually started out on piano when I was 5 or 6 years old and continued until I was 15 or so. I worked through a pretty decent repertoire of classical music and I could play some Beethoven, Bach, Chopin waltzes…that sort of stuff. The best thing was that I learned how to read music at the same time I learned to read words.

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Interview — Alexis Sklarevski You can actually use this to learn slap sklardvski technique, not just watch some guy impress you with his chops. Now I practice and practice. And the DVD makes navigation easy, so you can quickly get to the material you want to work on.

This is largely sklagevski technique oriented resource, not a how-to on improvisation. At the same time, I was in school and all my friends were getting into rock and jazz by playing guitar and drums.

Alexis Sklarevski I got David involved in that because I knew he would do a great job. And you can adapt the material to your own style. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I also think it validates you as an educator since students will listen when they know you have professional experience.

Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I could have never done it on my own. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it ssklarevski, give it a second life.

Larry Graham — Funk Bass Attack. Currently, he continues recording and performing with many artists in the U. Other than music, Alexxis like to spend time riding my mountain bike and hiking. How could I say no to that?!

February 19, Run Time: For me it was all about seriously studying music and trying to play all the time. At least not when it comes to music. Also see our exclusive FBPO interviews with the following bass players, all of apexis are mentioned here: At this point you can have a finished tune or complete CD and never use a single musician for anything.

What the tape does not do is make you into a slaptastic slapinator supreme. The single most important thing someone can learn by going to school is how to continue teaching themselves for the rest of their lives.

That was really me creating a project where I would get to work with a long-time hero of mine. Absolutely the most complete and effective method ever produced on the slap style of bass playing. How did you end up a bass player? The Complete Guide and has done bass clinics throughout Japan and Europe. What can a student expect to get out of the training there? I was probably as good a sight-reader at the age of 15 as I am now! Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Those first chords were just spine-tingling…wow…here I am doing this tune which, alexia until then, I had only listened to on the album.

I would do these piano festivals and recitals and I just remember being so nervous. I never took any bass lessons, so I spent quite a bit of time practicing in the basement. At that time there were a few books and videos out that covered slap technique but none that sort of broke everything down into manageable pieces and explained it.

I was very lucky that I worked with David Schaub who was the producer and real brains behind that particular project. He is incredibly thorough, and his demonstrations with a guitarist and drummer show how this dynamic style can be applied in almost any musical situation.

I have never stopped playing out and doing gigs, sessions and whatever else comes along. Most Related.



Product Description Over the past several years The Slap Bass Program has become the undisputed bible of slap technique. Learn more of the software I have on my computer. By playing and working as a musician you bring a much more realistic and believable perspective to teaching. The fact that profram video was made long enough sklareski that the hair and clothing styles may be a little dated is irrelevant; his teachings are timeless and Alex is an encouraging instructor with a humble and supportive demeanor. The wardrobe lady brought out this long purple beard silarevski gave it to me to wear, which everyone in the band thought was very funny. Streaming musical notation and tab is featured on the alternate video track. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.


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