The bass duo Alex and Remco Hendriks will team up and perform at the yearly Bass Hang at JT Shmid’s in Anaheim California. The show will be on Thursday and Friday of NAMM – January 16-17. The Tsunami Bass Hang is the only Free Bass event during the NAMM Show www.tsunamibasshang.com
Scale Colour System series in now distributed by Hal Leonard Europe and the volumes are available at MusicRoom shops throughout the UK.
Scale Colour System method will be soon available also in Spanish. Sold in over 30 countries worldwide this inovative system is to be translated in multi languages. Preorder copies are available at discounted 15% off.
The Spanish edition will be available in December 2019. The preordered copies at discounted price will be the first ones to be shipped worldwide. Check the Shop to find more and book your copy.
Musika Expo 2019 on October 20th. The biggest music event in Central and Southern Italy will take place in Rome at the Palazzo Dei Congressi. A unique day with over 200 brands exhibiting in over 3000 square meters and dozens of leve performances, demos and workshops dedicated to musicians and music lovers.
Alex will be hosting a clinic in collaboration with Dogal Strings at 3:30pm at Spazio Demo 14.
A Power Bass Duo Clinic held by two of the most active bass players in the European scene to inspire and develop music creativity on the electric bass. Touring Swizterland, Italy, The Netherlands.
REMCO HENDRIKS and ALEX LOFOCO present a Masterclass open to all levels displaying their techniques applied on a Bass Duo and Solo Bass line-up context. Their personal styles complement each other and create rhythmical wall of sound to build arrangements and improvisations.
Analising all aspects of music applied to the electric bass, from the technique to the interplay and the use of the gear, the clinic creates a bridge between the primary role of the bass as part of the rhythm section and the advanced concepts of solo bass arrangements.
All the elements presented in the lesson are the results of Alex and Remco’s personal techniques and their experience as session player, soloist and educators.
The mastercalss will include aspects of:
√ Technique and Mechanics
Slap &Double Thumbing
Lobster Claw Technique
√ Groove and Feel
Dynamic, Ghost Notes & Muting
√ Harmony & Theory√ Solo Bass Composition
Practical Music Philosophy
√ Sound and Gear
June 14 – Zurich, (CH)
June 15 – Neuchatel, (CH)
June 19 – TBC, Bologna (IT)
June 21 – TBC, Rome (IT)
June 22 – Bassline Music Shop, Milan (IT)
June 26 – Zinder Podium, Tiel (NL)
With great pride The Music Alliance organizes a workshop of no one less than Marcus Miller!! Supported by virtuosos Alex Lofoco, Remco Hendriks and Cyril Directie. The 26th of June will be a great evening for an intimate group of musicians, kc550, and fans.
Order tickets now at https://www.zinder.nl/podium/!!
Get now a copy of Guitar or Bass Scale Colour System Vol.1 and a Fretwrap at 15% Off Bundle Launch Price!
www.alexlofoco.com/Shop – Limited availability
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Finally, a professional string dampener / muting accessory that every studio, session player, and tapping aficionado should have! Slide on a FretWrap to effectively cut overtones and sympathetic resonance during recording, live performance, two-hand tapping, or any creative situation where you need that extra muting hand for cleaner takes without the unwanted string noise or ringing.
The adjustable strap lets you fine-tune the pressure and dampening of the strings. Quickly slides over the headstock when not in use. No special guitar modification, installation, or tools required – Yet amazingly effective!
JOIN US THIS WEEKEND for a series of FREE tuition slots and introduction to Scale Colour System at the Musicroom in Denmark Street, London.
The lessons are open to everyone, any level, students and teachers who wish to have an insight into this innovative system of learning music.
Book your FREE slot at the Musicroom London
T : 01722 322278
Thank you so much to the Music Room staff, Hal Leonard Europe, and to Music for All for this fantastic series of events.
Check more venues and events all over the UK https://musicforall.org.uk/learntoplayday/
The clinics will be focussed on technique and theory as well and gear demo for Duvoisin Guitar instruments (www.duvoisinguitars.com).
The translated version of Alex’s SCALE COLOUR SYSTEM book will be also presented on Apr 6th in conjunction with its release – you can preorder now your copy at www.alexlofoco.com/Shop
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