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> (pass 9.2) O Holy Night - Adolphe Adam, Lesson By Marcus Lavendell
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post Dec 14 2011, 10:11 AM
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Original lesson: O Holy Night - Adolphe Adam by Marcus Lavendell

Hey guys, this one was ready 2 weeks ago and I actually wanted to wait another week to post it. But since Zeus posted a version today, I obviously cannot wait any longer, or it would look like a repeat. So here it is, 10 days in advance. I hope you like it Nico PS : Zeus, I like your version too man !!

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post Dec 14 2011, 04:01 PM
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Whoaaa biggrin.gif HOW COOL IS THAT NICO? biggrin.gif You made a super nice vid and the take is very good. The only things you should pay attention to would be the bending and vibrato which need a bit more work! You're on the right patch though, so keep up the good work!

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post Dec 14 2011, 07:31 PM
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OH YES !! ONe of my favourite lessons and I'm so pleased to hear it being played !

Nico, what a fantastic job !! Even if some of the bends/vibratos weren't perfect, I didn't hear it because I was too busy being captivated by the meotion and passion of the playing, which makes it a 10 in my book ! Great tone and everything biggrin.gif

P.S. I bet this performance made you popular with your wife wink.gif

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post Dec 14 2011, 08:08 PM
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AMAZING!! I love your expressive playing man!! This is so epic. The piece of music is so beautiful and you did a great interpretation. Thanks for this nice video and Merry Christmas!! wink.gif

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post Dec 15 2011, 12:57 AM
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Well done man, awesome video biggrin.gif Excellent playing, but as guys said, keep in mind that vibrato should be well controlled and more precise in pitch in order to be effective.

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post Dec 15 2011, 06:20 PM
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excellent lights and proper lightening for the season biggrin.gif how cool!

Nice take! I enjoyed your playing! I agree with Ivan, there's a still a hint of sharpness in the long notes, pay attention to that and you'll be sounding just excellent!

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post Dec 22 2011, 10:32 PM
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