The bass composition Atmo 19 is a new idea for my next CD. I had this Idea while reading the new Book Chordal Harmony by Janek Gwizdala. I recommend it! Here is the link to buy the Book. I only came to the second exercise about suspending and resolving the melody. [...]
A new cover song: Flying Pickets - Only You On request from Caroline Zedan a Bass & Chapman Stick & Bass Ukulele Cover Only You - Flying Pickets. If you have an idea for a good bass and Chapman Stick cover, please let me know! Thanks a lot! [...]
This time, I´ve recorded a cover song: What I Am - Edi Brickell.
I started with my Amos again. This is a Brainstorming for my next CD.
This time, I’ve recorded a cover song – my personal take on Cat Stevens’ “Moon Shadow” from 1971. For the second half of the song, I used the technique of live looping: I record the chords, bass line, drums, melodies, and sound effects in real time with my bass, adding layer [...]
In early 2015, my friend Hubert Döring and I decided to ask Gerald Marleaux to build two custom basses, made to our specifications. In June 2015, we finally made the trip to Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany, to meet Gerald and select the woods for our basses. In my case, the body is maple, the top is poplar burl, the [...]