Josquin des Pres: I started playing Fretless Bass at the age of 20, this was back Josquin des Pres: I friend had pull out the frets on his Gibson EB2 and he then. Simplified Sight-Reading for Bass. +. Jon Liebman: Bass Aerobics (Book/Online Audio) (Includes Online Access Code. +. Music Theory for the Bass Player: A. La Bernardina (Josquin Desprez) . Alternative. Title. Composer, Josquin Desprez. I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJ Language, French. Composer Time.

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Josquin des Prez: Bass Fitness

What playing styles do you use? I like an ebony fingerboard on the acoustic and boat resin on the electric. Josquin has written a vast library of compositions and music techniques on bass, music studies and various collections which are used by music teachers, private studies and in schools both nationally and internationally as a standard tool in ves music industry. Growing up in a classical music environment has a tremendous impact on your ear and your sense of harmony, especially as a composer, songwriter, etc.

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Josquin Des Pres started out in the early s playing bass professionally in the South of France. I found myself in Paris, signing my first recording contract with a band on United Artists Records. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. La Bernardina Josquin Desprez Genre Categories Songs ; For 3 voices ; For unaccompanied voices ; Scores featuring the voice ; Scores featuring the soprano voice ; Scores featuring the tenor voice ; Scores featuring the bass voice ; For treble, tenor, bass instruments ; Scores with open instrumentation ; For 3 players ; French language ; For keyboard arr ; Scores featuring keyboard soloists ; For harp arr ; For 1 player ; Scores featuring the harp ; For 3 recorders arr ; Scores featuring the recorder ; For violin, double bass arr ; Scores featuring the violin ; Scores featuring the double bass ; For 2 players.


What was your very first fretless bass? Right now I run my publishing company, Track Star Entertainment. Josquin des Pres is a world-renowned bassist, producer, songwriter, author and music entrepreneur. We were less than miles from both the Spanish and Italian borders.

What bands or projects feature you playing fretless bass? That is always hard to identify, but looking back, I could say that a defining moment was when at 19 years old. In the late s, Taupin and Des Pres wrote several songs covered by various artists around the globe.

A former student of mine suggested I write a book containing all the warm up and dexterity exercises I had created for him. Which do you prefer? Who are your main fretless bass influences or favorite players? After landing his first record deal at 19 and touring the world with some of the biggest acts in France, Josquin moved to Southern California to take his career to the next level. How did you manage to break in to the music scene in Southern California.

New Interview Dec 25 Geddy Lee. Hal Leonard Publishing released it and that was the beginning of a long series of bzss Aroundas I was switching more from being a bass player to a producer and songwriter, I felt the need prezz stay connected to the bass.

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Interview – Josquin des Pres

Contents 1 Performances 1. I had to learn twenty songs in a few days. Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.

I just love great simple melodies and heavy guitars, so The Beatles, Ddes Rolling Stones and pretty much the whole British invasion all the way to Cream and Led Zeppelin caught my ears early on. A current project would be my first solo CD due latethat features Dennis Chambers and Vinny Colaiuta on drums, Tonino Baliardo and Patchai Reyes from the Gipsy Kings on guitar and vocals, and host of guests fretless bass players Steve Bailey, Bunny Brunel and many more to be announced.


However, ultimately, I was attracted to pop songs with an edge. TV channelBravo U.

Landing the opportunity to collaborate with someone who has created this incredible body of work has been a blessing that helped take my career and skills to a whole new level.

Your email address will not be published. Being a very private person and very selective about whom he works with, co-writing hosquin Taupin was something that could have only happened on his terms.

By the time the British Invasion came around, a local band needed a bass player for a weekend show, so I became the designated bass player. What types of strings and fingerboards do you prefer?

France certainly has a very rich musical heritage. Josquin has written and scored at least 18 books, audio CD’s and DVD’s regarding the music industry, music tutorials and bass playing. Do you have any basic advice for bass players looking to take up fretless or those who are currently playing?

Actually, I wish I could have been a novelist, but I did not have that sort of creative imagination. Retrieved from ” https: