Adam Neely

Adam Neely

Teacher profile: Adam Neely

Adam Neely is an electric and upright bass player/composer from the Washington DC area.

Adam's is the winner of the 2009 Herb Pomeroy award for excellence in jazz composition as well as the winner of the 2006 Maryland Distinguished Scholar in the Arts award and the 2006 Berklee North American Tour scholarship. He is also an active theater musician, composer and private teacher.

You can check out his music and read his composition blog here:

http://adamneely.com

Website: http://www.myspace.com/adamneely

Lessons by Adam Neely:

Quintuplet Swing and Perpetuum Mobile


Weekly Bass Tip – Practicing Articulation


Weekly Bass Tip – Playing with a Capo!


Weekly Bass Tip – Crash studies in Reading


Weekly Bass Tip – Playing with a…sock?


Weekly Bass Tip – Counting To Improve Internal Rhythm


One-Finger Technique


Chords on Bass #6 – Alpha Voicings


Chords on Bass # 5 – Shell Voicings


Chords on Bass #4 – Harmonizing the Major Scale


Chords on Bass #3 – Open Position Triads


Chords On Bass #2 – Close Position Triads


Chords on Bass #1 – Pros and Cons


Practicing Dominant 7 Arpeggios


Practicing Minor 7 Arpeggios


Practicing Major 7 Arpeggios


Practicing Diminished Arpeggios


Practicing Augmented Arpeggios


Practicing Minor Arpeggios


Practicing Major Arpeggios


Solo Concepts – Lyrical Motivic Development


Chord Scales – Part II


Chord Scales – Part I


Developing Safe Right Hand Technique


Developing Safe Left Hand Technique


Exploring the Minor Pentatonic Scale – Non-Linear Sequences 2


Exploring the Minor Pentatonic Scale – Non-Linear Sequences 1


Exploring the Minor Pentatonic Scale – Linear Sequences