“The electric bass” – video course by Massimo Moriconi

Oct. 18, 2021, 2:16 p.m.

Massimo Moriconi is one of the most influential personalities in the Italian and international musical world. He was repeatedly elected as the best bass and double bass player by competent magazines. Moriconi has cooperated, since he was a child, with the Italian “father” of jazz like Nicola Arigliano, Armando Trovajoli and Lelio Luttazzi. He has been involved during his long career in numerous formations, he has collaborated for a long time with Mina, he is the session man of her records for more than 40 years.
He started playing bass at 13 years old, after the classical studies at the Conservatory: “L. Refice” in Frosinone, he has begun an intense sideman activity in numerous Italian and international groups.
Equally prestigious was the collaboration with the US trumpeter, jazz icon, Chet Baker. When he was only 25, for approx. 10 years, he played as bass player with the 'Orchestra dei Ritmi Leggeri' of RAI in Rome. He has recorded soundtracks with composers and conductors like: Ennio Morricone, Armando Trovajoli, Luis Bacalov,  Riz Ortolani , Nicola Piovani,  Piero Piccioni.
He is the founder, and actually also the academic director, of the Percento Musica in Rome, one of the finest artistic training centers in Italy.

The collaboration with M° Massimo Moriconi is really precious for the Online Music Academy.
This company is leader in the production of music courses video, held by some excellence of musical panorama, it allows users to follow the courses at any time, from all around the world and on all devices (smartphone, computer and tablet).
Dedicated to every music lovers and mainly to bass lovers; the video course produced by Online Music Academy, founded by the Master Stefano Fonzi, compositor and Orchestra Director, sees the work of an extraordinary musician: Massimo Moriconi, precisely, who has always believed in education and musical training.
The video course (in Italian) has been designed for those who want to learn to play bass in the most popular genres and styles, refining and perfecting common elements to all bass players, whatever the level.
Every lesson allows to perform a track in a way that can be easier or more difficult.
Thanks to the expert guide of Master Moriconi the user can learn to play the grooves of bass in the right way, create his own style of music, and play bass in various musical genres and styles.
With an excellent technique and a clear and effective dialectic, the Master Moriconi brilliantly explains topics such as: short and long notes, swing snake, shuffle snake, pop snake, funky snake, rock style, funky rock, rhythmic processing of a binary and ternary groove, the
development of triads in the most popular musical styles and genres, blues in different styles, also the basis of improvisation with electric bass and the essential basic techniques.

“The electric bass” video course by Massimo Moriconi is available >>>HERE<<<



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