Hi! This time my UBass has to wait until mid song to appear (and be heard)! This is our version of a great arrangement of the Disney classic ”When you wish upon a star” (from the movie Pinocchio) that Swedish jazz guitarist Ulf Wakenius and Swedish trombonist Nils Landgren did on the CD ”Christmas withFortsätt läsa ”Jammin’ with my Kala UBass | 14 ”When You Wish Upon A Star””
A new great post about playubass @ ubassappreciation!
Thanks to my friends at UBass Appreciation for your latest blog post about this blog! http://ubassappreciation.wordpress.com/2012/01/06/a-must-read-blog Stay tuned for more blog posts soon… /Magnus
Transcription to Jammin’ with my UBass | 4
Hi! Back in Sweden again. Have been visiting India the past 3 weeks! I got a request to do a transcription of one of my early Jammin’…videos. It’s a jazzy blues improv. The drums is played by Morgan Ågren from the Toontrack Jazz EZX. Since I only had my iPad with me on my travelsFortsätt läsa ”Transcription to Jammin’ with my UBass | 4”
UBass Lesson 5 | Playing technique – Part 1
Hi! This is my first lesson on UBass playing technique. I will cover some basics that I hope you will find helpful. I know I would have liked someone showing a bit of ”up-close-technique-stuff” when I got my UBass last year. Of cause my tips is based on my playing style and how I approachFortsätt läsa ”UBass Lesson 5 | Playing technique – Part 1”
Nice to be ”Today’s Featured Video” at notreble.com!
Hi! Just got the news that I’ve got one of my ”Jammin’ with my Kala UBass” videos on the ”Today’s Featured Video” on the great bass community notreble.com. I found out about this because my great friends at the Ubass Appreciation Society did a blog post about this. Thanks for that! Here’s a link toFortsätt läsa ”Nice to be ”Today’s Featured Video” at notreble.com!”
UBass Lesson 2 | Different music styles – lesson 1 – New Orleans Funk
Let’s try out some ”New Orleans”-inspired funk on the UBass! You can read more about what inspired this groove lesson here. I’ve listened to a lot of funk with roots in New Orleans. I think that the ”rubbery” groove, that’s all over this style, makes me feel so good when I listen and play thisFortsätt läsa ”UBass Lesson 2 | Different music styles – lesson 1 – New Orleans Funk”
UBass Lesson 1 | Song Lesson 1 – part 1
Hi! I have thought about making some UBass lessons for a while. So let’s kick it off with a pop song divided in a two part lesson. The song that I will cover here is ”Moon Over Bourbon Street” by Sting. Part One First up is the sheet music/TAB and some links to get youFortsätt läsa ”UBass Lesson 1 | Song Lesson 1 – part 1”
Jammin’ with my Kala UBass | 08
Hi! Once again a little video with my UBass. This time in the wonderful company of Andreas Gustafsson on vocals and Bror Engström on keyboard! It’s from a liveshow we did in July. As well as playing the bass part I ”wrestle” with a ”foot-controlled” tambourine that kind of has a life of it’s own, wantingFortsätt läsa ”Jammin’ with my Kala UBass | 08”