The Michael Manring Performance Study
Oct 18 2016
On Michael’s CD Thonk, he played four solo pieces that use some unorthodox techniques. In this video, he describes each of the techniques involved and demonstrates his approach to performing this music. Topics include: using altered tunings; the capabilities of the Hyperbass; applying the slap technique to a fretless bass; use of the Ebow and playing with two Ebows simultaneously; changing tunings while playing; composing with multiple tunings; and playing with several instruments simultaneously.
- Solar, Miles Davis
- Bright size life, Pat Metheny
- Spirits in the material world, The Police
- Giant steps, Coltrane
- Gloria’s step, Scott Lafaro
- Big dumb dog
- All blues, Miles Davis
Running time: 50 min.
Video: WMV 320×240 29.97fps 540Kbps
Audio: MP3 48000Hz stereo 128Kbps
Size: 241 Mb