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by bilo13
Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:10 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Modern Primitive Transcriptions
Replies: 3
Views: 6303

Modern Primitive Transcriptions

Are there any transcriptions for anything off of Modern Primitive?
There's some incredible stuff in there...
by bilo13
Fri Feb 06, 2015 7:24 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Practicing/Playing 12 hours a day
Replies: 6
Views: 20214

Re: Practicing/Playing 12 hours a day

There are a few things you'll want to consider when practicing/playing for long hours every day. Most professional/virtuoso musicians do these things. Be very conscious of your practice posture. Holding the guitar in slightly awkward positions for long hours can cause discomfort. Also, make sure you...
by bilo13
Wed Feb 04, 2015 9:46 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: typical Vai licks
Replies: 6
Views: 13943

Re: typical Vai licks

Try the link again, it should work.
It is a 1 5 b7 9 11 arpeggio.
by bilo13
Sun Feb 01, 2015 8:33 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Hank Garland
Replies: 3
Views: 11840

Re: Hank Garland

He was one of the best jazz guitarists of his time. He recorded a great jazz album with his quintet that featured Gary Burton. http://www.amazon.com/Subtle-Swing-Hank-Garland-Quintet/dp/B00PAQGRUG/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1422807358&sr=8-3&keywords=subtle+swing I started transcribing some of his bebop...
by bilo13
Sat Jan 24, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Hank Garland
Replies: 3
Views: 11840

Hank Garland

I've been scouring the internet trying to find Hank Garland transcriptions and live videos.
Has anyone found anything?
by bilo13
Mon Jan 14, 2013 11:05 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Blue Powder Chord-Scale Analysis
Replies: 2
Views: 11978

Re: Blue Powder Chord-Scale Analysis

So far I've found that Vai uses Aeolian, Dorian, Lydian, Mixolydian, Phrygian Dominant, Lydian Augmented, & maybe Diminished. I charted out the progression & started assigning chord-scales to each chord. Knowing all of this helps you understand not only the note choices in the solo/melody but also t...
by bilo13
Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:36 am
Forum: Techniques, Playing Styles and Music Theory
Topic: Blue Powder Chord-Scale Analysis
Replies: 2
Views: 11978

Blue Powder Chord-Scale Analysis

"Blue Powder" has a lot going on Chord-Scale-wise. Has anyone analyzed it?
I'm working on my analysis as we speak.