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 …

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BASS #6 My first short scale bass, an Ibanez Mikro, she’s about the size of a regular guitar. She is easier to play because the neck is shorter and the frets are smaller. The Mikro is recommended for kids, anyone with small hands, and people with arthritis. My arthritic hands appreciate the smaller size. It’s …

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I am pleased to report that I’m still practicing every day. I was in a bit of a quandary as to how to re-learn things – what lessons to take, who to follow, which books to read, or which lessons are best. There’s so much out there that it’s hard to know which information gives …

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I’ve worked hard over the past few weeks on turning fear into a learning experience. I’ve had a lot thrown at me in a short period of time, and I still don’t have all the answers, but I’m farther ahead than I was. Not knowing what was wrong with my stomach was a frightening thing. …

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