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> Take 2: In the style of Gary Moore - Ballad & Blues, Lesson By Piotr Kaczor
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post Jun 19 2013, 08:17 PM
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Original lesson: In the style of Gary Moore - Ballad & Blues by Piotr Kaczor

Take 2

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If it sounds good, it IS good ! And if you think its good then there is gonna be someone else in the world that thinks its good:) Wise words from former instructor Marcus Lavendell.
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post Jun 20 2013, 08:44 AM
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Hey there Nava!

Technically this take is very good and you have managed to get a good grasp on the pitches of the bends - there is one around 0:18 which is a bit under tongue.gif

Now listening to Piotr's take, I think that the next step in this lesson would be to focus on dynamics and interpretation - you know the parts, but you should try to emulate Piotr's way of making this piece expressive - picking harder or softer, vibrating with more strength and all the nice expression elements which are so often encountered in this piece.

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Darius Wave
post Jun 22 2013, 12:28 PM
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Man You're getting better and better! Cosmin has a good point at this one. Very nicely done - nice and clean and deserves high rating but...I would give a ten if You could try to "let Your emotions lead You" - a bit less focusing on doing this perfect in the technical aspects and "fly away" in case of emotions smile.gif Just a little thought but You take is awesome anyway smile.gif

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post Jun 24 2013, 04:47 AM
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Hi Nava! Good playing on this one! Your timing, technique and tone are very good one this one. Both Cosmin and Darius already said the only thing that is lacking. Go for it and keep on rocking. smile.gif

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post Jun 24 2013, 02:21 PM
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Hi Nava! This take is almost perfect! You have to release emotions - like guys already said smile.gif

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