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> Lpr9 - Rocker Riff 2
post Jun 14 2009, 09:39 AM
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Dear all,
This is my take for gabriel's great Rocker Riff 2.

my setup : Les Paul R9 > Orange thunderverb 50 > my new Matamp 2x12 with mixed sounds between the web cam and the mikes.

your feedback is welcome !! biggrin.gif

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Ivan Milenkovic
post Jun 14 2009, 06:54 PM
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Rhythm placement 4.6
Cleanness 4.6
Feel 4.7
Posture 4.2
Sound 3.9

Great take! smile.gif I think the sound could be a bit better

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Gabriel Leopardi
post Jun 14 2009, 07:01 PM
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Rhythm placement 4.3
Cleanness 4.3
Feel 4
Posture 4.5
Sound 4.5

Great playing! I will describe the little things that I think you should work.The first riff should sound cleaner. Try to pick strongly every note and work on both hands synchronization (I think that the best way would be to practice it slower with metronome). Work a bit more your vibrato and bending. The tricky parts have some little timming problems. Take those licks and practice them as diary exercises. Your sound is really good!

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post Jun 14 2009, 09:05 PM
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Rhythm Placement : 4.5
Cleaness: 4.5
Feel: 3.0
Posture: 4.9
Sound: 4.5

Really great attempt. I agree with the above statements, you need to be a bit more aggresive and confident with the rhythm riff to make it stand out. Also be sure your bends come to pitch. There is some timing issues with the tricky parts as well. But not very much. Overall really outstanding job!


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post Jun 15 2009, 09:10 PM
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Rhythm placement 4,5
Cleanness 4,5
Feel 4
Posture 4,5
Sound 4

I think it's a great take smile.gif
It has some minor things that you could improve but it's on the way

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post Jun 15 2009, 11:14 PM
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Nice job man, 86.5% on this lesson (pass)

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