Victor wooten is an extremely talented bass player from america, hes also a composer, producer, author and hes won five grammy awards, quite the achievement. Wooten comes the music lesson, the story of a struggling young musician who wanted music to be his life, and who wanted his life to be great. On this video youll see almost every possible technique and figures used on the slap technique, including double thumbs. Vix records vix records was created by 5time grammy. Here at vixtube you will see videos brought to you by victor wooten himself. Finally, here is victas tune, victors jam, from the album bass extremes. Published on aug 9, 2016 victor wooten swung by the musicradar video studio and performed a solo bass jam that left our jaws on the floor. In this book online video package, victor wooten bass workshop. Victor wooten began playing the electric bass guitar at the age of 2, and by 5 he was performing and touring as the bassist in the family band. But there is much to be gained by a thorough study of this material. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Super bass solo technique play feature chapter selection special features bonus performance.
The victor wooten 10 elements of groove periodic table. Victor wooten trio alys stephens performing arts center. Written by 5time grammy award winning musician victor l. A funk workout from victor and drummer greg bissonette. Bass tabs of songs by victor wooten 39 bass tabs including isnt she lovely, amazing grace perfect and classical thump 100% perfect.
March 8, 2012 hartford advocate interview with victor. A politician is not allowed to get too emotional in public, so what he does is drop subtle hints that, over time, cause the public to get emotional. A spiritual search for growth through music by victor wooten pages. Victor wooten and jimmy herring to coheadline the orange peel in asheville, nc.
Hes a bass player best known for his amazing work with banjo grand master yes, thats right, banjo master bela fleck. This deluxe songbook includes notefornote transcriptions of. Since 2017 he has played bass for the metal band nitro. He is also the author of the parable the music lesson. Victor wooten has become an active music advocate and spokesperson for the importance of music education in public schools. Stream tracks and playlists from victor wooten on your desktop or mobile device. As any listener of victor wooten will know, these bass lines are very challenging. The victor wooten trio at the ardmore music hall article. Here you can download the midi melodies of artist wooten, victor.
Highly regarded as a bass innovator, victor wooten has made a name for himself laying down the lowend for both bela fleck and during his guest stints with the dave matthews band, and in his own successful solo career. Victor lemonte wooten is the preeminent bassist of his generation and one of the most influential bass guitarists in the 65year history of the instrument. If your browser is able to play midi files you can listen to the chosen melody from the list without downloading. Trypnotyx, sword and stone, words and tones, the music lesson soundtrack, a show of hands 15, top tracks.
He was actually named bass player of the year by bass player magazine three times, which proves my point that hes a talented guy. Part musical genius, part philosopher, part eccentric wise man, the teacher would guide the young musician on a spiritual journey, and teach. Heavily influenced by the book the tracker berkley books, 1986 by tom brown, jr. So if there are any issues with this book being different to the. A range of techniques is used to keep with the drummer thumb start my harley. The victor wooten trio the ardmore music hall ardmore pa march 4, 2017 bass innovator victor wooten may not quite be a household name, but hes pretty well known as instrumentalists go. The best of victor wooten features his playing on 14 great tunes. Wootens camps are unique in their philosophy and how they develop and teach music curriculum.
He is an innovator on the bass guitar, as well as a talented composer, arranger, producer, vocalist. Wooten victor the best of bass gtr book by various 3oct2003 sheet music. He can groove slow, mr wooten is the master of flow. Discover book depositorys huge selection of victor l wooten books online. Bluegrass fusion pioneer and one the most creative and technically accomplished electric bass players of his generation. August 9, 2012 victor wooten to release two new cds september 25, 2012 on vix records. The language of music and how to speak it, victor reveals his musical soul. September 17, 2012 victor wooten and jimmy herring set to coheadline fall tour. One of the worlds best bassists, victor wooten, was the latest musician to guest with the roots during last nights installment of the tonight show starring jimmy fallon. Victor wootens music and nature camps making music magazine.
Victor wooten jams with the roots on the tonight show. The 31 primarily instrumental tracks once again showcase for. If the world were to follow you today, where would you lead them. The best of victor wooten features his playing on 14 great tunes, which wooten transcribed himself. Of added value is the fact that these transcriptions have been done by victor wooten himself. Victor wootens best songs as picked by the jam community, 20112015. Funky d, the lesson, u cant hold no groove if you aint got no pocket, what you wont do for love, extraction, biography.
Hes a founding member of the supergroup bela fleck and the flecktones, and has been running music camps in tennessee since the year 2000. Join facebook to connect with victor wooten and others you may know. One of the thigns i really like about victors elements is how it reduces the idea of groove to more concrete elements for productive discussion and learning. In part 1, he outlines his ten essential elements of music including such important and underemphasized areas as emotion and feel, dynamics, tone, phrasing, space, and listening. He created an initiative for 10 natural training camps around the country including one called wooten woods. Below is a list of midi melodies available for downloading. An extremely gifted and versatile bassist, victor wooten is a highly acclaimed performer whose work straddles the lines. Hes won multiple grammys while leaving his imprint on projects throughout the american rock and jazz scenes. Victor wooten is known and beloved in circles throughout the music world. With steves fretless played through wicked distortion like pink floyds one of these days over victors pumping foundation, which turns into competing, overthetop triplet solos. Victor lemonte wooten born september 11, 1964 is an american bassist, record producer, educator, and recipient of five grammy awards. In this bookonline video package, victor wooten bass workshop. Once the same emotions are generated by enough people, the politician can use it to steer the public in his desired direction.
As a result, victor has become a regular namm show attendee. Over the course of his fivedecade career, victor has had a major impact on the art of the bass guitar through his innovative playing techniques, genreuniting music and his bass nature camps. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from victor wooten at the discogs marketplace. Highly regarded as a bass innovator, victor wooten has made a name for himself laying down the lowend for both bela fleck and during his guest stints with the dave matthews band, and. Victor wooten was born in mountain home, idaho in september 1964. This is attributable to his talents, yes, but also to the many different types of projects in which his talents have been presented over the years. Listen to victor wooten soundcloud is an audio platform that lets you listen to what you love and share the sounds you create 4 tracks. Berklee college of music boston ma, evergreen state college, olympia wa and california state universitychico chico ca.712 38 942 654 1069 350 1188 807 298 1468 178 694 1432 212 35 1296 1185 1036 650 793 1424 493 1641 236 302 765 1123 940 1416 905 526 952 279 1180 1290 486 1145 709 369 1125 1338 115 209 557