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Any fretless instructional video's/dvd's?

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by him666, Aug 13, 2005.


  1. Are there Any fretless instructional video's/dvd's out there? Where can i find them?
    Thanks in advance.
     
  2. Mr.Typhus

    Mr.Typhus

    Sep 14, 2004
    Finland
    i dont remember clearly, but i think there was something for fretless bass in Gary willis instruction video? am i right? :confused:
     
  3. WJF

    WJF

    Aug 1, 2005
  4. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    Massachusetts
  5. Jonki

    Jonki I will not slap my Bee!

    Oct 14, 2003
    Arendal, Norway
    je, he shows something about fretlesses
     
  6. tc99

    tc99

    Mar 25, 2005
    Long Island
    Percy Jones has one that is worth a look:


    Percy Jones - Bass Exploration of Percy Jones
    Published by: Rittor Music
     
  7. WJF

    WJF

    Aug 1, 2005
    I must be retarded, then. I learned quite a lot from it, just starting out on fretless, ten years ago.
     
  8. Tumbao

    Tumbao

    Nov 10, 2001
    FL
  9. Maurice Carr

    Maurice Carr

    Aug 7, 2004
    Mt Wellington, Auckland, NZ
    Authorised BFM and fEARful cab builder: New Zealand
    I've got Fretless Bass with Tony Franklin - he's a bit off the wall but the instruction is OK.

    It's not so much how to do clever complicated licks, more so the nuts and bolts of how to go about fretless playing.

    It cost $15 if I remember rightly - a worthwhile video IMO

    Mo
     
  10. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    Massachusetts
    I'm not saying you can't learn anything from it, but he doesn't actually teach anything specific to the fretless. He plays that one segment where he doubles over the fretted part he played earlier, and then he plays continuum.
     
  11. Bailey (cant think of his first name haha!) has a fretless video
     
  12. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    Massachusetts
    Victor Bailey?
     
  13. Tumbao

    Tumbao

    Nov 10, 2001
    FL
  14. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    Massachusetts
  15. Steve Bailey! That's who I was thinking of! haha. I love Steve Bailey's tone on his 6 string fretless! Anyone know what bass he uses?
     
  16. Yeah well Bailey plays fretless, but does he has a video/dvd instructional dvd? I just need to know some titles of instructional video's/dvd's which are about playing fretless.
    Thanks for the help so far :)
    I don't know which bass Bailey uses, sorry
     
  17. www.bassbooks.com

    go to fretless

    and Steve Bailey has a instructional video, Im probably gonna pick-up when I get my fretless later this year. Still havn't decided what make it's gonna be :bawl:
    so many choices! :(
     
  18. embellisher

    embellisher Holy Ghost filled Bass Player Supporting Member

    Off to General Instruction.