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Jaco Pastorius - Rice Pudding, help...

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by Precisionb87, Dec 14, 2013.


  1. Hello. If you are you are not familiar with this recording, its great. Check it out:

    My band is trying to learn this tune, but we are getting stuck on the part at 0:41. Does anybody out there know this, or able to listen to it and figure it out? Tabs would be great:bag:
    Thanks!
     
  2. Means2nEnd

    Means2nEnd Supporting Member

    I have NFI but thanks that was smokin...
     
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  4. Mark Wilson

    Mark Wilson Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jan 12, 2005
    Toronto/Niagara Falls, Ontario
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    It's a line over the V chord. I dunno the exact notes cause to be honest I'm about 3 scotches deep and i'm not picking up my bass. Sounds like it's in Bb though.
     
  5. Jhonnybass

    Jhonnybass Supporting Member

    LMAO Mark - You're da man! This is JAMADAOR from Humber. Lol. We gotta hang soon! PrecisionB87....I'll give it a listen when I'm sober :)
     
  6. Thanks everyone! It is a pretty nasty jam, right? I'll check in periodically.
     
  7. ugly_bassplayer

    ugly_bassplayer Supporting Member

    Jan 21, 2009
    Québec
    You'll learn more if you pick it out by yourself. Go get a program like Transcribe that can slow down the part so you can learn it.
     
  8. EZ9R

    EZ9R

    Oct 28, 2008
    I just listen for a second , but it sound like he doing a chromatic run in major 2nds. Like first finger on E on the G string and the forth finger on the D on the D string.
    Check out that program called Transcribe. You can slow down files to 20% and below while retaining the same pitch. I use it quite a bit for fast bebop lines. It works great.
     
  9. Lownote38

    Lownote38

    Aug 8, 2013
    Nashville, TN
    Yeh. It's just chromatic and Jaco is playing it in octaves all the way down.
     



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