June 2017

May 2017

March 2017

Blues, Rhythm & Blues, and Jazz – Pt. 1

There is a great place to be in the world of modern bass guitar playing. That place sits squarely in the midst of the Blues and the Jazz traditions. It is not my wish to [...]

February 2017

Lightening Up

Basics Of Technique - Lightening Up On the one hand, as long as there are no glaring physical issues with either one's fingerboard technique or one's pizzicato/fingerstyle I feel that it should not be overly [...]

Pace Yourself And Enjoy The Learning Process

There will always be a number of topics related to our music studies here on Bass Lessons With Kevin that concern the process of learning rather than being a part of the more routine technical/musical [...]

September 2016

More Thoughts On The The Learning Process

One tendency, I think, that dogs down the pace of learning for musicians is that of allowing vagaries to cloud one's mind and therefore hamper the ability to be objective about musical materials and how [...]