All the Good Stuff

How I Practice by Janek Gwizdala

Author: Janek Gwizdala,E. E. Bradman,Jesse Hayes,Jason Shadrick

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781503241053


Page: 52

View: 9699


For over almost 20 years, London-born U.S.-based bass player, producer, and educator Janek Gwizdala has successfully maintained high-profile careers as a world renowned bandleader/recording artist, educator/clinician, and musical director/sideman for some of the most respected names in the music industry, including Randy Brecker, Hiram Bullock, Mike Stern, John Mayer, Airto Moreira, Chuck Loeb, Peter Erskine, Flora Purim, Pat Metheny, Marcus Miller, Jojo Mayer, Paul Shaffer and Wayne Krantz. With six albums to his name, a successful website [], top-flight gear endorsements, and an acclaimed book, You're a musician. Now what?, Janek is at the vanguard of 21st century bass. In this power-packed follow-up, Janek shares the secrets of the carefully crafted practice regime that enables him to get the most out of his instrument, his hands, and his ears. Filled with hard-earned tips on getting focused, prioritizing, stain inspired, building vocabulary, making the material your own, pacing, rejuvenating basic ideas, and finding solutions to musical problems - and illustrated with over 25 musical templates to get you started - All The Good Stuff is guaranteed to change the way you practice and help you reach your highest potential.

All the Better Stuff

Practice Knows No Limits

Author: Janek Gwizdala

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781981902064


Page: 172

View: 3487


All the Better Stuff is the power-packed sequel to Janek Gwizdala's critically acclaimed bass practice book, All the Good Stuff. These expertly crafted exercises will help you push yourself to the next level in your technique, ability, and musicianship, regardless of your current playing abilities. Using Janek's virtuosic playing and years of experience, All the Better Stuff will innovate your daily practice routine, excite you about where you're going, and inspire you to be just that - better.