Hi first of all i’m new to this forum so hey everybody Well I watched this Francis Rocco Prestia – Fingerstyle Funk (Bass Lesson) Video on. : Fingerstyle Funk [VHS]: Francis Rocco Prestia, Alexis At last, bass players around the world are allowed a rare, in-depth look into the style . a ton of money learning what would otherwise require dozens of private lessons.
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See offer for details. Please try again later. From the first day I watched this video, I have picked up so many musical ideas to apply to nearly every genre of music I play and, being a military rock band bassist, I play a LOT of different genres.
Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. It’s comprehensive, teaching basic to advanced techniques, all prwstia in a logical and easy to understand fashion. There’s preestia problem loading this menu right now.
In this video Rocco uses many of the Tower of Power classics to demonstrate his technique. Review Flawless production qualities and notational examples result in an excellent dissection of Rocco’s funky fingerstyle technique.
Each example is presented in it’s fundamental form, then he elaborates one step at a time so you can see firsthand how a bass line for a particular cingerstyle is created. You are indeed a master. For those unfamiliar with the name, Francis Rocco Prestia, he definitely created innovations for those playing electric bass. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
francid I wish I would have known about this sooner! There was a problem filtering reviews right now. You’ll amaze your friends and you’ll amaze yourself, and you’ll save a ton of money learning what would otherwise require dozens of private lessons. Somehow, the producers of this video were able to extract the information I’ve been hungry for all these years.
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Fingerstyle funk is a great asset to any bass player. You have to see what he does to understand it, and this video cleared up the mystery for me.
There is a ton of classic Tower-of-Power material that Rocco uses to demonstrate how his bass lines are constructed. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
BASS LESSON: Francis Rocco Prestia Finger-style Funky Bass – video dailymotion
I am a Rocco fan from way back – but I had no idea that this video even existed. Not only is Prestia an tremendous musician, more importantly, he’s a superb teacher. Read reviews that mention tower of power bass lines rocco prestia video playing funk player. Listening to Rocco play is amazing, but getting to see how he approaches playing the bass is enlightening. If you’re interested in funk bass, this is the tape to get.
On this VHS, he demonstrates ghosting, muting, intervals, cross-string picking and raking. Flawless production qualities and notational examples result in an excellent dissection of Rocco’s funky fingerstyle technique.
BASS LESSON: Francis Rocco Prestia Finger-style Funky Bass
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Have one to sell? Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. How he plays all those sixteenth notes so cleanly. What I like is that the material is not over-analyzed. November 1, Run Time: The exercises are progressive, and perstia practice, easy to master — even for someone lacking natural chops like me. Once the groove is established, the video cross-dissolves to the same groove in a live performance with the band – very cool! Rocco Prestia’s style is presia of a kind.
This blends the best of both worlds – pure technique as well as examples of how each is used in actual concerts! A must for all bass players. In a very contemplative fashion Rocco talks about what he listens for in a drum track and how he conceives his bass lines from the ground up.
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