Bluegrass Journey

Ronnie McCoury, Peter Rowan, Pete Wernick, Jerry Douglas, Todd Phillips, Tim O'Brien, Chris Thile, Tony Rice

A Documentary

This stunning and joyful documentary immediately draws in both established bluegrass lovers and newcomers to the music with high-energy, intimately captured extended performances, verité footage and thoughtful interviews that depict and celebrate the contemporary bluegrass music scene. Set largely at the Grey Fox Festival in upstate New York, and at the annual World of Bluegrass event in Louisville, Kentucky, Bluegrass ... Read More
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Essential Techniques for Acoustic Bass - DVD 1

Todd Phillips

Lesson One

Whether you intend to play bluegrass, country, pop or jazz, your success in acoustic bass playing will rely on good technique and a solid musical foundation. On this outstanding DVD lesson, Todd Phillips gets beginning players off to a great start with his step-by-step, hands-on approach to the instrument. It's important to have your bass set up properly, and ... Read More
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Essential Techniques for Acoustic Bass-DVD 2

Todd Phillips

Lesson Two

This lesson brings a beginning bass player firmly into intermediate territory with the teaching of minor scales, leading tones, a variety of time signatures and more complex chord changes. Todd Phillips provides invaluable exercises to help you strengthen and stretch your fingers and develop strong rhythmic technique. Important advice is then given about how to function as a bassist in ... Read More
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Essential Techniques for Acoustic Bass-Two-DVD Set

Todd Phillips
On Lesson One, Todd familiarizes you with your instrument, shows you how to play with good tone and timing, and provides you with the essential techniques you'll need to eliminate unnecessary stress on your body and hands. Unique on-screen diagrams and close-up camera work will guide you in visualizing the geometric grid of notes on the fingerboard as Todd ... Read More
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Todd Phillips' Bass Workout and Practice Regimen

Todd Phillips

Build Tone, Timing, Strength and Endurance

The acoustic bass is a notoriously physical instrument, one that demands strength and stamina as well as a keen ear and an overall sense of musicianship. Master bassist Todd Phillips has devised a personal training workout and exercise plan that will help bassists at all levels and in all styles play with great tone, precise timing and in good tune ... Read More
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