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> Jazz Licks Ii-v-i In D Major, Lesson by Pedja
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post Apr 20 2010, 05:27 PM
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Hi all,

Here is my April Rec assignment from my MTP program.

Here is Pedja's lesson

Here is my attempt


Ps Sorry about the title - I must have hit caps lock, if an mod wants to make it a little more aesthetically pleasing, feel free to go ahead!

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Ivan Milenkovic
post Apr 23 2010, 07:10 PM
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Sounds very good. Your main problem is vibrato as far as I can see. You are doing vibrato suitable for nylon string guitar. For metal stringed guitar, it's best to use circular motion vibrato from the wrist.
On a side note, the notes and playing were good, but you could use more contact with the beat, and more fluidity in your playing.

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post Apr 23 2010, 10:46 PM
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Good work Kieran.
I think you got most of the things down except picking. I see a lot of down strokes, especially in the beginning. Regardless of tempo or rhythm, picking should be executed in the right manner. Everything else I don't have too much to comment on. Good work !

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post May 1 2010, 01:40 PM
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Sounds very nice to me smile.gif

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post May 2 2010, 03:29 AM
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Good work with the lesson. Everything is mentioned in posts above. A little more fluidity in executing this and it will be perfect!

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8.25, well done! pass

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