Top 10 Best Double Bass classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

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3. Egyptian Bellydance - Level 2
Egyptian Belly Dance is an exciting and glamorous dance style. It features wonderful drum rhythms, fantastic movements that require real skill, and it develops a woman's balance, strength, endurance, and co-ordination. The lovely outfits with hip scarves and veils are accessories that make movement fun and creative. Asmahan has a background as a professional dancer who performed in Cairo and the class will feature Egyptian music and correct dance style from the culture of Egypt. Dancers will learn a correct posture, how to move with grace and in a connected and authentic style that makes this dance so magical. This Level 2 Class is perfect for those who are confident with the basic bellydance steps and moves. Level 2 covers learning more complicated step patterns, putting steps into choreographies, and expanding the technique in more sophisticated combinations. More music is studied including knowledge of the songs that make up a dancers repertoire of pieces that are expected. Dancing the entrance using a veil is included. Turning and starting to do Arabesque is part of this routine. Further development of Balady, using taksims, and dancing to more popular songs. The beginning of expanding the endurance of a dancer is developed preparing her to dance for five to ten minutes at a time. Asmahan has been teaching for 20 years at Pineapple Studios, the most famous dance studio in Europe. She can inspire women to health, fitness, glamour and having fun dancing all your life.
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6. Advanced Bass Guitar Lessons with Nim Sadot
The hardest thing in music is to practice! In this class, Nim will teach you what to practice, how to practice and how to create your own practice routine. He will also provide you backing tracks to practice with so you will improve your bass skills and reach your goals in the shortest amount of time. Making sure that you're playing correctly, that you're holding your bass guitar correctly and that you know how to use both hands in the right way in order to avoid bad habits. Good technique is good sound and good rhythm. It's important to know how to play effortlessly, and how to read, write and of course how to play fast. It's often that a new advanced bass student will come for their first bass lesson with serious bad habits that will take more work than with a new beginner bass student. In order for you to understand music in any style, you need to know music theory - the 'rules' of music! Please have a look below for what Nim teaches in his bass lessons for intermediate bass players. If you're after something specific, like a song you want or need to learn, how to play slap bass, how to work on your rhythm, how to be prepared for an audition/recording, then Nim can help! Advanced Scales 1 and 2 and a half Octaves - Melodic minor, Lydian b7, Alterd, Bebop scales, Advanced jazz - advance jazz harmony, advanced walking bass lines, modern jazz, jazz history, chord substitution. ​ Rhythms and Styles - Middle eastern rhythms, Afrobeat, Progressive rock. south american, Latin music. Gypsy music. Learn odd time signatures - 5/4, 6/4, 7/4, 9/4, 10/4 etc. 5/8, 7/8, 9/8, 10/8, 11/8 etc... Production- Music programs, learn to compose beats, learn to write songs, bass lines, use of effects. Bass Tutor - Learn to be a bass tutor, learn how to teach beginner bass students, intermediate bass students and advanced bass students.
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from £35
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7. Beginners Bass Guitar Lessons with Nim Sadot
The hardest thing in music is to practice! In this class, Nim will teach you what to practice, how to practice and how to create your own practice routine. He will also provide you backing tracks to practice with so you will improve your bass skills and reach your goals in the shortest amount of time. Making sure that you're playing correctly, that you're holding your bass guitar correctly and that you know how to use both hands in the right way in order to avoid bad habits. Good technique is good sound and good rhythm. It's important to know how to play effortlessly, and how to read, write and of course how to play fast. It's often that a new advanced bass student will come for their first bass lesson with serious bad habits that will take more work than with a new beginner bass student. In order for you to understand music in any style, you need to know music theory - the 'rules' of music! Please have a look below for what Nim teaches in his bass lessons for beginners. If you're after something specific, like a song you want or need to learn, how to play slap bass, how to work on your rhythm, how to be prepared for an audition/recording, then Nim can help! Beginner Chords/Arpeggios 1 and 2 Octaves - Triads - major, minor, aug, dim, sus2, sus4 Spet chords - Xmaj7, X7, Xm7, Xm7b5 (half dim) Scales 1 and 2 Octave - Pentatonic scales - major, minor, blues The Modes - Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolidian, Aeolian, Locrian. Intervals over the scales (one Octave) - 3rds, 4ths, 5ths, 6th, 7th, Octaves, 9th and 10th Patterns over the scales (one Octave) - 3 notes pattern, 4 notes pattern. Forward, Backwords and '1 and 1'. Techniques - Pick, Finger Style, Beginners Slap Bass, Thumb (Reggae), Songs/Bass lines/Groove - Nim will teach you how to play your favourite songs, your favourite bass lines, your own bass lines and how to groove. Soloing - Soloing over a static chord, soloing over bluse, soloing over chord changes in the same key. Chords on the bass - Major/Minor Tridas - X, Xm Xmaj7, X7, Xm, Xm6, Xmb6. Basic chart reading, Basic reading - Any musician should be able to read music and charts on a basic level. Circle of 5th and 4th, whole, half, quarter notes and eighth notes, rests.
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8. Intermediate Bass Guitar Lessons with Nim Sadot
The hardest thing in music is to practice! In this class, Nim will teach you what to practice, how to practice and how to create your own practice routine. He will also provide you backing tracks to practice with so you will improve your bass skills and reach your goals in the shortest amount of time. Making sure that you're playing correctly, that you're holding your bass guitar correctly and that you know how to use both hands in the right way in order to avoid bad habits. Good technique is good sound and good rhythm. It's important to know how to play effortlessly, and how to read, write and of course how to play fast. It's often that a new advanced bass student will come for their first bass lesson with serious bad habits that will take more work than with a new beginner bass student. In order for you to understand music in any style, you need to know music theory - the 'rules' of music! Please have a look below for what Nim teaches in his bass lessons for intermediate bass players. If you're after something specific, like a song you want or need to learn, how to play slap bass, how to work on your rhythm, how to be prepared for an audition/recording, then Nim can help! Intermediate Chords/Arpeggios 1 and 2 Octaves - Inversions for Triads and sept chords Extended arpeggios - add 9,11,13 Xdim, Xalt, Xmaj7#11, Xm7b9, Xm7b13, Xm7b5 b9, b13 X7sus4, X7sus2 Scales 1 and 2 and a half Octaves - The Modes -Ionian, Dorian, Phrygian, Lydian, Mixolidian, Aeolian, Locrian. Pentatonic scales - major, minor, blues (5 positions), Symmetric scales - Whole tone scale, half/whole diminshed scale, whole/half diminshed scale Intervales over the scales (Two Octaves) - 3rds, 4ths, 5ths, 6th, 7th, octaves, 9th and 10th Patterns over the scales (Two Octaves) - 3 notes pattern, 4 notes pattern. 5 notes pattern, 6 notes pattern Forward, Backwords and '1 and 1'. Techniques - Advanced mute 'Finger style', Advanced bass slap, Advanced thumb playing, Tapping, haromics and false Harmonics. Songs/Bass lines/Groove/Solo - Bass pieces, From bach to Jaco, Bass solos, Bass lines. Chords on the bass - Inversions as chords -Major/Minor Tridas Inversions as chords - Sept chords Jazz - Walking bass lines, 2-5-1, approach notes, advanced chart reading, soloing over changes, melodies, transcribing Advanced chart reading - Triplets, 16th and 32th. Dotted notes
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