Nathan East – Contemporary Electric Bass
Dec 19 2013
Nathan details his unqiue style of playing: building awesome speed, double stops, bridge adjustment, tuning, grooves, walking bass lines, soloing, and how to play with a rhythm section. Examples are written out in musical notation in the accompanying booklet. The video includes an in-depth interview.
Nathan East, Eric Clapton’s longtime bassist, is one the most respected musicians and sought-after sidemen in the industry. In addition to working with Eric Clapton, Nathan has performed and recorded with a “Hall of Fame” roster of artists including Elton John, Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Anita Baker, Al Jarreau, Herbie Hancock, George Harrison, Joe Pass, Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan, Ray Charles, Barry White, George Benson, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis, Jr., Tom Jones, B. B. King, Madonna, Chaka Khan, Natalie Cole, and Sting. In addition, Nathan is a founding member of the jazz supergroup Fourplay, with Bob James (keyboard), Lee Ritenour (guitar, later Larry Carlton), and Harvey Mason (drums).
Running time: 1 hour
Video: WMV 640×480 30.00fps 1368Kbps
Audio: WMA 44100Hz stereo 128Kbps
Booklet: Yes (PDF)
Size: 659 Mb