Louis Johnson - Instructional Bass Video
Louis Johnson Instructional Bass Video Volume 1. Star Licks Master Sessions. Louis Johnson, bassist, writer and producer for the Grammy Award Winning Group The Brothers Johnson, is considered one of the foremost bass players in contemporary music today. Besides being one of the driving forces behind the success of the Brothers Johnson, Louis' talents as a "session" player are equally as impressive and the list of super stars he's recorded with include such artists as Michael Jackson, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder, John Cougar, Michael McDonald, Stanley Clarke, Donna Summer and Stevie Nicks just to name a few.
Now for the first time, uniquely gifted guitarist puts his exceptional talent to work for you by developing what we believe is the most exciting instructional bass guitar package available today. During this incredible 45 minute tape you'll learn a fantastic selection of today's most popular bass techniques like thumping, choking, snapping and slapping. But that's just the beginning. Get ready to start playing like you never dreamed possible as Louis takes you step-by-step through each example. Every example is played twice, once regularly and once slowly. Your accompanying Master Sessions booklet comes complete with easy to follow diagrams and notation which correspond exactly to your Master Sessions tape, so there's no need to read music. This is truly a unique opportunity for you to receive a private guitar lesson from one of today's greatest bass guitarists whose musical contributions have helped shape the sound of contemporary popular music.
Louis plays each lick at the identical BPM's used when he played it on the "record" followed immediately by a "slooowww" version of same. Next he systematically and patiently shows & explains what he is doing with his left hand followed by the same for his right hand. Learning from one of the funkiest bass thumping bass players ever is surreal.
Running time: 00:48:01
Video: MPEG1 Video 352x240 (523:240) 29.97fps 1150kbps
Audio: MPEG Audio 44100Hz stereo 192kbps
Booklet: Yes (PDF)
Size: 490 Mb