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Forum: The Pit 04-19-2015, 02:00 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 1,804
Posted By Phiddler
Utica is in the middle of nowhere and isn't a...

Utica is in the middle of nowhere and isn't a particularly pleasant city. Its pretty grey and depressing. Honestly, if you're looking to move to North America I'd start your search in Canada. They...
Forum: Musician Talk 03-15-2015, 01:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 271
Posted By Phiddler
Yes, they improvise, but also stick to the...

Yes, they improvise, but also stick to the progression (more or less). The improvisation is done by changing chord voicings and rhythms, adding extensions to chords (9ths, 11ths, 13ths etc.), using...
Forum: The Pit 02-23-2015, 01:18 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 1,492
Posted By Phiddler
OP, check out Erving Goffman's "On...

OP, check out Erving Goffman's "On Face-work: An Analysis of Ritual Elements of Social Interaction" as well as Victor Turner's writings on social drama theory. I think you'd enjoy it very much. It...
Forum: Electric Guitar 01-01-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,869
Posted By Phiddler
My friend works at GC and always says 'how can...

My friend works at GC and always says 'how can you tell the best player in a GC? Its the guy you cant hear playing.' Idk if thats true for all of them or just the one he works at

For the most part...
Forum: Musician Talk 12-12-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By Phiddler
Chords have many inversions. Just because you...

Chords have many inversions. Just because you play an Am on guitar does not mean it'll be the same Am on piano. An Am barre chord is AEACEA where as a the chord youre using on piano is probably ACE...
Forum: Musician Talk 09-11-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 1,323
Posted By Phiddler
Yes. It helps unbelievably. But dont just sit and...

Yes. It helps unbelievably. But dont just sit and memorize the fret board. Learn what notes make up all the chords and scales you play, and through this process you will not only learn all the notes...
Forum: Musician Talk 05-27-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 816
Posted By Phiddler
The guitar professor at the school i went to...

The guitar professor at the school i went to always said of auditions "I'd much rather hear you shred on Autumn Leaves than fumble around Giant Steps." Play something that you already know (I know...
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 466
Posted By Phiddler
serioussportstv.net. I think they even live...

serioussportstv.net. I think they even live stream ESPN. You're gonna want to get an ad blocker though. The quality isnt always the greatest buy hey, it's free.
Forum: New Members Q&A Forum 11-20-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 544
Posted By Phiddler
Mood For a Day (Steve Howe from Yes) and Horizons...

Mood For a Day (Steve Howe from Yes) and Horizons (Steve Hackett from Genesis) really improved my right hand. Any time you really learn a jazz tune it teaches you something
Forum: Musician Talk 11-13-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 785
Posted By Phiddler
We record every jam we have then go back and...

We record every jam we have then go back and transcribe inspired parts. We then go back and jam on these 'inspired parts' record it, transcribe what heard, maybe write some new parts on our own....
Forum: Bands & Artists 11-06-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 695
Posted By Phiddler
I've seen a video of him playing Redemption Song...

I've seen a video of him playing Redemption Song an Ovation
Forum: Musician Talk 09-27-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By Phiddler
Take a step back. If you're playing jazz, focus...

Take a step back. If you're playing jazz, focus on the guide tones of the chords you're playing over, the 3rds and 7ths. If its a more rock/pop/country think in triads. You can do an awful lot with...
Forum: The Pit 05-11-2013, 02:34 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,539
Posted By Phiddler
Jar Jar is a necessary evil akin to the Ewoks....

Jar Jar is a necessary evil akin to the Ewoks. Lucas needs to sell action figures to little kids and not every kid's mom will let them have an action figure with a blaster, lightsaber etc. Both are...
Forum: The Pit 05-06-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,167
Posted By Phiddler
So sorry man, best wishes to you and your...

So sorry man, best wishes to you and your brother

And definitely tell her, it puts the ball in her court. If she cares, she'll act on it and if she doesn't then she's a bitch and **** her
Forum: The Pit 04-24-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 2,638
Posted By Phiddler
Only Cherokee...

Only Cherokee Hair
http://www.southparkstudios.com/clips/152130/commercial-break
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2013, 02:12 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 2,468
Posted By Phiddler
Ah much thanks, sorry I'm not hip with the lingo....

Ah much thanks, sorry I'm not hip with the lingo. . .

edit: apparently im not hip with the quote function either
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2013, 02:07 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 2,468
Posted By Phiddler
well I know enough to know what that means. . ....

well I know enough to know what that means. . . que es inb4 axel fox? I'm so confused. . .
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 2,468
Posted By Phiddler
Hahaha que quiere decir esto? Sorry my spanish...

Hahaha que quiere decir esto?

Sorry my spanish sucks
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 2,468
Posted By Phiddler
English, man do you speak it? What does that even...

English, man do you speak it? What does that even mean?
Forum: The Pit 03-27-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 2,468
Posted By Phiddler
Silicon Valley i could take or leave, about 20%...

Silicon Valley i could take or leave, about 20% of Microsoft's programers are Russian immigrants. Plus Japan gives us a run for our money technology-wise (figuratively and literally)

But jazz,...
Forum: Musician Talk 02-25-2013, 10:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 587
Posted By Phiddler
You, sir are the one without experience. A maj...

You, sir are the one without experience. A maj and F# min are similar entities. F# is the relative minor of A major. The difference between the two is whats known as the tonic, or home base of the...
Forum: The Pit 01-11-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 505
Posted By Phiddler
Its very important to listen and to speak....

Its very important to listen and to speak. Academic study will only get you so far. I'm not saying don't study vocab, conjugations, spelling grammar etc, its still invaluable information. Keep a...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 01-02-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By Phiddler
I'm rockin D'Addario Pro Arte Normal Tension. I...

I'm rockin D'Addario Pro Arte Normal Tension. I haven't been playing a nylon for long so someone with more experience might know better. They've been working great for me, though
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 01-02-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By Phiddler
I'd throw on a new set of strings. In fact, any...

I'd throw on a new set of strings. In fact, any time I get a new instrument I put new strings on, it makes it feel . . . well. . . new. There are plenty of videos online and a local music shop will...
Forum: Acoustic & Classical Guitar 01-02-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 366
Posted By Phiddler
The exposed nylon of the G, B, e can result in...

The exposed nylon of the G, B, e can result in slippage. Even when strung properly it can take a few days for the strings to settle into the guitar. Which leads me to these questions: how old are the...
Forum: Musician Talk 01-02-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 777
Posted By Phiddler
Zelda Fitzgerald! F. Scott's wife

Zelda Fitzgerald! F. Scott's wife
Forum: Musician Talk 12-23-2012, 03:07 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 667
Posted By Phiddler
Great quote, never heard it before. And I'm...

Great quote, never heard it before. And I'm always down for a Prokofiev Ballet

In regard to the post:
Last Classical pieces itunes said I listened to:
Ravel - Jeux d'eau, Daphnis et Chloe, Piano...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 11-24-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By Phiddler
Yeah he explains it better than I do ^^^ :)

Yeah he explains it better than I do ^^^ :)
Forum: Guitar Techniques 11-24-2012, 07:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By Phiddler
Great exercise from Victor Wooten called rhythmic...

Great exercise from Victor Wooten called rhythmic modes: write a two or four bar rhythmic phrase. After you've practiced it a bit play it again but start using the 2nd note of the phrase (the...
Forum: Guitar Techniques 11-08-2012, 06:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 835
Posted By Phiddler
Yeah if you're playing while the singer is...

Yeah if you're playing while the singer is signing its called 'doubling the melody' if its by yourself than its just straight up 'playing the melody'.

The term 'fingerpicking' is literally just...
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