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  • New Horizons in Music Play all

    • The 7 Levels of Jazz Harmony - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 2 weeks ago
      • 949,039 views
      Ya like jazz? You will!

      There are 7 levels of Jazz Harmony, and we'll explore each of them through reharmonizing the chorus of one of my favorite tunes from 2019 - Lizzo's Juice. Thanks to Jae Sot...
    • Why the Katy Perry/Flame lawsuit makes no sense - Duration: 8 minutes, 55 seconds.

      • 1 month ago
      • 2,332,622 views
      Katy Perry just lost a $2.8 million dollar court case against Christian rapper Flame. The case hinged on the testimony of the plaintiff’s expert musicologist Todd Decker.

      Legal opinions on the cas...
    • Is playing to track cheating? - Duration: 14 minutes.

      • 1 month ago
      • 387,634 views
      My band Sungazer plays to backing tracks - are we cheating? Or are we simply continuing the tradition of Pierre Schaefer and the electroacoustic avant-garde of the 1950's? Or...is that just a prete...
    • Polyrhythmic Juggling - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 237,656 views
      Paul Davids and I worked out how to juggle egg shakers polyrhythmically at Thomann's Gearhead University #tgu19. It turns out that #polyrhythms, when juggled, reveal a lot about coordination and rh...
    • I worked for the US State Department as a Jazz Diplomat - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 3 months ago
      • 292,069 views
      I toured Central Asia with the 5-piece jazz rock band Aberdeen on behalf of the American State Department for three weeks in May. In other words, I was a j a z z diplomat, and it was seriously one ...
    • Japanese Music Notation - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 5 months ago
      • 342,839 views
      Western music is read from left to right, but other cultures do it differently. Notational systems reflect the music they express, and sometimes Western notation isn't the ideal means of expressing...
    • Scotch Snaps in Hip Hop - Duration: 8 minutes, 12 seconds.

      • 6 months ago
      • 777,475 views
      The Scotch Snap is everywhere in modern hip hop - a metrically accented sixteenth note followed by a dotted eighth note. Why is it everywhere? And where did it come from?

      The answer lies in how Am...
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    • Balancing on 1 leg improves your rhythm - Duration: 8 minutes, 19 seconds.

      • 6 months ago
      • 230,684 views
      Basically, the more balanced you are in your body, the better you rhythm good.

      Single leg balance can help with that.

      My Mom (Cate Frazier-Neely)
      https://www.catefnstudios.com/

      Embodied Meter: H...
    • 7:11 Polyrhythms - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 6 months ago
      • 676,489 views
      This video teaches you exactly how to break down a 7 against 11 polyrhythm, and play it. Why? Because memes can be a way to musical aptitude.

      It should have been sponsored by 7-Eleven, but wasn't...
    • How to Play Music in 9/8 - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 8 months ago
      • 438,419 views
      Unless you grew up in the Balkans, 9/8 and other time signatures are hard to feel! However, identifying and entraining with non-isochronal pulses will help you 1) become a better musician and 2) ho...
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    • How to Practice Music (without your instrument) - Duration: 11 minutes.

      • 8 months ago
      • 191,864 views
      Mentally practicing music inside your head can be exhausting, but can actually be super helpful!

      THE ULTIMATE PRACTICE STUDY SURVEY
      https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2100211/

      Pierre Fo...
    • How to Play Music With a "Drunk" Feel - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 9 months ago
      • 716,419 views
      Play lopsided tipsy grooves by subdividing in odd groupings! Also, by staring deep into the abyss of meaninglessness. Either one works!

      CHECK OUT OUR LIVE SESSION OF "DRUNK" here!
      https://www.yout...
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  • Q+A Videos w/ Adam Neely Play all

    Responding to all of your questions about bass and music in general!
    • What are 6/9 chords? | Q+A - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 2 days ago
      • 250,572 views
      Also...who are the most influential keyboard players in jazz today, and what are some good tips on combating stage fright?

      Sungazer is going on tour! Check out the tickets here…
      https://www.songki...
    • What are Slash Chords? | Q+A - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 4 weeks ago
      • 331,116 views
      Also, can you play an 8/5 time signature, and how do you use the whole tone scale?

      :18 Is the lick a dead meme?
      :31 How can I apply Whole Tone scales to my playing?
      1:42 What's the next big thing ...
    • What is Polytonality? | Q+A - Duration: 16 minutes.

      • 2 months ago
      • 302,070 views
      Exploring Polytonality, musical memes, and picardy thirds! Answering all of your questions about bass and music in general. BASS

      Many thanks to Brendan Hayes, Jeff T, Ike Zhang, Craig Smith, Jack ...
    • Who owns the copyright for AI Music? | Q+A - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 4 months ago
      • 149,857 views
      Also, how to get quasi-perfect pitch, learning about emotions and musical intervals, and my personal approach to bass fills!

      Many thanks to Ben Hudson, james frank, Thomas Carmichael, Trey O'Brien...
    • How to count 32nd notes? | Q+A - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 4 months ago
      • 247,570 views
      Superfast Instagram Q+A time! Thank you all who submitted questions, for consideration in the next Q+A, follow me on instagram at @its_adamneely.

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    • Why "Single Ladies" is so cool | Q+A - Duration: 13 minutes.

      • 6 months ago
      • 389,396 views
      Also, can guitar hero make you a better player, and why do you pronounce the word “leg” so strangely?

      Many thanks to Language Pepe, rogue cherokee, Carl Enquist, Denny Crane, Ryan Martin, marscras...
    • Should You Learn to Read Sheet Music? | Q+A - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 7 months ago
      • 307,675 views
      Also, what is Harmony of the Spheres/Musica Universalis? What is your opinion on music critics? And many more awesome and interesting questions about music!

      insaneintherainmusic's EWI video:
      https...
    • What Would a "Triple" Time Signature Be? | Q+A #56 - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 7 months ago
      • 222,237 views
      Also, thoughts on Talent vs. Skill in music, and cultural appropriation in music and why it's not really a bad thing.

      Many thanks to Lewis Aitcheson, Zach F., Andrea Caputo, cecelilyklaine, Jesse,...
    • I watch this music Q+A video on a train | Q+A #55 - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 8 months ago
      • 81,830 views
      I'm a fan of the Yule Log, and other Slow TV things, so I did I guess like...an homage to that? I watch a video to its completion while riding the 4 train.

      Have a great holiday, y'all!

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    • "Correct" Music Theory Analysis.... | Q+A #54 - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 10 months ago
      • 153,834 views
      Also, what is "tinnitus relative pitch," and should you be thinking of the names of notes are you're playing?

      Many thanks to AliceCDE, PatientMental, TheBradleyClarke, Disney Jazzcore, Alex Hrista...
    • How to explain music to Aliens? | Q+A #53 - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 174,159 views
      138 questions answered in 15 minutes. BOOYA

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    • What is a Lower Interval Limit? | Q+A #52 - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      • 174,538 views
      Also…..What is a good Audiation Exercise? What about Octave UP pedals on bass? Why is Ionian major and not Lydian? and more!

      Many thanks to Valentin Yacante, Jarf510, Houssein Nazeran Pour, RoseGu...
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  • Gig Vlogs Play all

    Being a freelancer means I get to play a lot of different gigs in many different situations. Come and check out some of the stuff I do being a professional NYC-based musician.
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  • Adam Neely's Bass Lessons Play all

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  • Practice Live Streams

    Sometimes I practice for live streams.
    • 5-hour major scale practice routine - Duration: 4 hours.

      • Streamed 2 years ago
      • 468,705 views
      I streamed for 5 hours straight and went through this practice routine.

      MAJOR SCALE 12 keys, 2 8ves

      INTERVALS (ALL 12 KEYS)

      3rds
      Ascending, descending, alternating up/down, alternating down/up
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