One-on-One Bass Lessons: Building An Effective Walking Bassline

Here’s a short clip of my one-on-one bass class at De La Salle College of Saint Benilde Music Production Department (student name: Zildjan Benitez). An effective walking bassline should outline the harmony horizontally┬ásince┬áthe bass is essentially a monophonic instrument.


Orchestration Lecture: Score Analysis On Tchaikovsky 4th Symphony 1st movement.

Here’s a short clip from my orchestration class. An interesting orchestration technique is done by Tchaikovsky which switches the focus of the listener from the melody to the countermelody.