Here is my contribution to the Marleaux bass artist video. I put my part on my youtube channel today. To see the video with the entire line-up, go here or have a look at my post from January 28th. Here is the list of The Marleaux artists in the order of they're appearance: [...]
Improvisation with a Marleaux MBass 6 Saiter. In March 2018 I was visiting my friend Hubert in Hamburg. Playing a little improvisation with his MBass was a great joy! What a beautiful instrument. It was built at the same time as my Consat. Here is the Story: Link [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]