How to integrate transcriptions in your playing

• May 11th, 2012

In this episode I'm looking at a Steve Grossman solo from Zulu Stomp, and how I take phrases from solos and integrate them into my own playing. Don't forget to check out a free video bass lesson HERE!

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Janek Gwizdala Podcast - live bootlegs, bass playing, and more!

• May 15th, 2011

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I'm back to the audio podcast in amongst all the other stuff going on right now! and I'm bringing you news of all kinds of cool events and new media outlets we're planning for the next couple of months. This episode features rare music from D'Angelo, Simon and Garfunkel, Tower of Power and Woody Shaw! As always I encourage you to sign the mailing list to stay up to date with all the things we have planned, and you get a free video lesson from me just for signing the list!

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Tim Lefebvre Video Interview

• April 12th, 2011

check out my exclusive interview with the great Tim Lefebvre in Los Angeles in April of 2011.

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Fodera Documentary

• March 30th, 2011

Here's a documentary I was fortunate enough to be able to make this spring. I was allowed exclusive access to the whole fodera factory and one on one interviews with everyone there. Enjoy, Janek.

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hadrien Feraud Video Interview part 2

• February 25th, 2011

Here's part 2 of the interview I filmed with French bassist Hadrien Feraud in Los Angeles on Feb 13th 2011. It features some solo improvisation by Hadrien and an impromptu jam with the two of us playing together. As well, of course, some interview footage giving some insight into Hadrien's background and musical process.

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Hadrien Feraud Video Interview part 1

• February 17th, 2011

Here's part 1 of my interview with Hadrien Feraud, filmed in Los Angeles, February 13th 2011.

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Juan Alderete video interview sessions part 2

• February 11th, 2011

Here's part two of my video interview with Juan Alderete of Vato Negro, Big Sir, and the Mars Volta. Next up: the great studio master Reggie Hamilton!

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Juan Alderete video interview sessions part 1

• February 4th, 2011

This is the first in a two-part series of video interview sessions I taped with the great Juan Alderete of the mars volta and Vato Negro in Los Angeles, Feb. 3rd 2011.

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Playing what you sing

• January 11th, 2011

Once again a little overdue on the schedule side of things.. But I hope you can get some mileage out of this one and develop playing what you sing when it comes to creating melodic ideas as a bass player or soloist. Also talked about in this podcast is the launch of my latest solo album with some clips from the record, and also the launch of Video Lessons with Janek Gwizdala. Drop by the site and check it out if you get a minute, you can check out some free lessons and have a tour of the site.

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Video Podcast - Expanding Vocabulary

• December 3rd, 2010

Episode four of my video podcast series starts to deal with expanding vocabulary and bringing together several concepts into one place in your practice routine, to increase the language and options available to you when you're developing ideas.

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