hello Janek thanks a lot for yor advices and your time on this forum !! it is so great to have some monsters to help us speaking of helping us (lol) I decided to make the next two years the years to learn how to be good, to become a great player! So If you could give me a sort of schedule of what to work (and I think that everybody in this forum will be glad to pick some elements in order to bring their playing to the next level)and how to work some recordings to develop the phrasing the exercises to develop technique what to work to become a good sight reader how to study the harmony... everything that could help us to develop our bass playing and our musical knowledge so I hope you 'll manage to help me and us all if you can and by the way , keep on doin' whatcha doin', you doin' great!!!