I was asked by my guitar teacher to pick a song and record myself playing bass and singing. She will then record herself playing guitar with me, and she’ll make a complete video to post on our musician’s Facebook page.

I picked one of my favorite songs – Arrows by the Foo Fighters. I chose to do the bass and singing separately. I can do them both together, but it takes a lot of patience and practice. On this one, for some reason I want to sing the sounds the bass is making! I’ll start out singing the words and end up mimicking what I’m playing. LOL.

I’ll spare you listening to my voice right now, but here’s one of my bass recordings. I stopped it early because I messed up.

Almost two years of bass lessons, I love playing. I regret not starting sooner in life. I guess better later than never is true here.

If my teacher’s finished video comes out okay and is shareable, I’ll share that when it’s ready.

Then you can decide if my additional vocal lessons are paying off or not!

2 thoughts on “Not Always Perfect

  1. quiall says:

    Smile!! I loved it. I find the bass sound resonates in my chest . . . I would love to hear the final piece. I’m gonna listen again.

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    1. I tend to focus on what I’m playing and don’t smile for some reason. I do this weird thing with my mouth, too! It looks like I’m counting (or chewing). Not sure why I do that.

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