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Become A Bassist Summit Offers Free Master Classes August 10-14
Events

Become A Bassist Summit Offers Free Master Classes August 10-14

Luke McIntosh of Become A Bassist has unveiled an amazing online event for bassists. The Become A Bassist Summit is scheduled for August 10th through the 14th with nearly 20 world-class bassists and teachers. It’s also free for a limited time.

Mark J. Smith and Ariane Cap: J.S. Bach Prelude #2
Bass Videos

Mark J. Smith and Ariane Cap: J.S. Bach Prelude #2

It’s always a good day to share Bach, especially if it’s performed with two basses. Today we’re featuring Mark Smith and No Treble contributor Ariane Cap making a duet out of the genius composer’s work, Prelude #2.

Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap: With or Without You
Bass Videos

Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap: With or Without You

Our good friends Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap put together this cool video featuring a U-Bass duo. In this clip, they perform a cool arrangement of U2’s “With or Without You,” with some great solos along the way.

Ariane Cap Offers Free Webinar on How to Teach Music Online
News

Ariane Cap Offers Free Webinar on How to Teach Music Online

With the global pandemic affecting our livelihoods, musicians are figuring out ways to continue their work. Many are looking to teach online lessons, but there’s a learning curve. Ariane Cap is here to help with a free webinar on “How to Teach Music Online.”

Groove – Episode #62: Ariane Cap
Groove Podcast

Groove – Episode #62: Ariane Cap

You may know her best from her Talking Technique lessons on No Treble, but if you haven’t dug deeper on the impressive career of bassist, Ariane Cap, you don’t know what you’re missing. Ari is our guest for this month’s episode of Groove.

The World of Marleaux: Best Friends
Bass Videos

The World of Marleaux: Best Friends

Marleaux is celebrating 30 years in business this year. So Lisa Wulff, Lisa Köberlein, Nicole Badila, Joanna Dudkowska, and Ariane Cap got together to put together a special video to mark the event. “Best Friends” is an epic bass tune, written by Wulff.

Solo Bass Night Series Launching This November
Events

Solo Bass Night Series Launching This November

Ariane Cap and Josh Cohen have teamed up to create Solo Bass Night, a performance series that features and promotes solo bass music. The concerts have their roots from an event nearly 15 years ago.

Talking Technique: Dominant 7 13 Chords (No Treble 10th Special Edition)
NT10

Talking Technique: Dominant 7 13 Chords (No Treble 10th Special Edition)

We have a special “Talking Technique” episode in honor of No Treble’s 10th anniversary this month. It's all about Dominant 7 13 Chord (and some birthday celebration too).

Marleaux Artist Jam
Bass Videos

Marleaux Artist Jam

When I was at the Marleaux booth at the NAMM Show yesterday, Ariane Cap told me about a cool video Marleaux artists put together. Each musician got a drum track and was asked to play 8 bars each. The result is pretty incredible.

Ariane Cap: Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot
Bass Videos

Ariane Cap: Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot

We’re lucky at No Treble to have some extremely talented contributors. Talking Technique’s Ariane Cap sent us this new all bass arrangement of Sting’s “Let Your Soul Be Your Pilot”, and it’s gorgeous. Ariane lays down the bass, harmony, and melody with a beautiful tone and feel. “I made it for a dear friend who is dealing with a frightening...

Ariane Cap Releases Music Theory Book for Bassists
Sheet Music & Instruction

Ariane Cap Releases Music Theory Book for Bassists

Bassist, pianist, composer and educator Ariane Cap has decided to make understanding music theory easier to understand for bassists in her book, Music Theory for the Bass Player: A Comprehensive and Hands-on Guide to Playing with More Confidence and Freedom. The theory in the book is designed to be approachable, and can even be used by players who can’t read...

Ariane Cap: Solo Bass in Stereo
Bass Videos

Ariane Cap: Solo Bass in Stereo

Grab a pair of headphones and get ready for a cool sonic experience. Ariane Cap put together an awesome solo bass jam in stereo with different lines panned left and right to please your ear holes. “All six string bass, a looper, a Delay pedal and a Slicer Pedal create all the mayhem,” Cap writes. “Recorded in true stereo!”