Jam Etiquette and the U-Bass
A question about how to start jamming kicks of this Live Lesson. With the help of our favorite music guru (Mike Odo), the guys spend the majority of the lesson discussing how to jam, and the general rules of jam etiquette. Aldrine and Mike swap a few talent show stories before talking about the U-Bass and its pros and cons.
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Questions Asked this Week:
2:15 How can I start jamming with friends?
19:00 Playing something different from the group.
21:50 Jam Etiquette
32:00 The ability to play vs the ability to listen.
41:30 What makes a good musician.
43:40 Aldrine's embarrassing jam etiquette story
50:55 Mike's band dynamics story
56:25 Is a U-Bass a good replacement for a regular bass?
1:01:35 How to make an electric bass sound like an upright bass.
1:02:30 How a U-Bass transfers to an electric bass.
1:05:55 Is it ok to film and clap at a jam?
References/resources for this video:
Ukulele 102 - Week 10: Improvising (Jam Etiquette)
Ukulele 101 - Week 5: Playing with Others
Aloha Friday Concert - Replay (Mike Jams with the guys)
Whiteboard Request - Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Ukulele 101 - Week 4: Right Hand Techniques (The Roll and Fingerpicking)
Uke Minutes - How to Roll
Uke Minutes - How to Create Finger Picking Patterns
Uke Lesson - Amber
Uke Lesson - Love Song
Songs Made Easy - Lovesong
Youtube - Lovesong (The Cure)
Youtube - Love Song (311)
Uke Lesson - Little Wing
Youtube - Little Wing (Jimi Hendrix)
Youtube - Little Wing (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
Aloha Friday Jam - Replay (Wheel of Shout Out: Rap)
TLL Podcast #28 - Chord Substitutions: How Sweet the Sound
Youtube - Kenny Loggins Return to Pooh Corner
Youtube - Danny's Song
Uke Lessson - Danny's Song
Youtube - David Pack
Youtube - Evanescence
Youtube - Butch Walker
Youtube - John Cruz
Youtube - Raiatea Helm
Youtube - Footloose
Youtube - Streetlight Cadence
Youtube - Aldrine jamming with Kalei, Taimane, and Chris
Master Class - Bruce Shimabukuro
Youtube - Aldrine jams "Little Wing" with James Hill, Brittni Paiva and Mike Powers
Youtube - Aldrine jamming Breezin with Dominator, Kalei, and Brittni
Youtube - Kneebody (Musical Signals and Codes)