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    one thing you might want to try is to put your...

    one thing you might want to try is to put your volume control on your guitar all the way up. the volume into your amp gives it alot of the distortion so you want your guitar on max for most...
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    the point i was making is that you can't find why...

    the point i was making is that you can't find why it works. you can just name the parts. you can find parts of it that have been named before. like say a turnaround. it doesn't work because it is a...
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    theory is not why things do or do not work. it is...

    theory is not why things do or do not work. it is what works generally noted, for future use, and names of sounds so you can think about, learn more, and discuss music. it is organization. math is...
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    i've only evewr heard of doubling in a plugin...

    i've only evewr heard of doubling in a plugin way. so i'll assume that it is the same note played on top of the same note.

    usually in conventional theory they'd refer to that as unison, but in...
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    ya you're right, i guess every child that learns...

    ya you're right, i guess every child that learns music from a young age will become a great, and music theory books materialized out of nowhere. and in the renaissance every rich family would train...
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    of course, how are you going to change my mind...

    of course, how are you going to change my mind about something i am certain of? if i'm certain it's because i'm right. my mind begins fully opened and then when i am certain i am certain. JonR never...
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    ya sure, we can move along, but let it be noted...

    ya sure, we can move along, but let it be noted that you said yourself that there you are uncertain, that what you have seen points to your position but does not provide certainty, and i tell you i...
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    I don't believe you. you were going to agree with...

    I don't believe you. you were going to agree with me again? lol. i was rude to you in a previous post, not sure if you read it, but it's playoff hockey here, my team had just lost and i'd had a few...
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    If i say when i let go of the ball it will fall,...

    If i say when i let go of the ball it will fall, is not a matter of faith it is certainty because i know gravity exists. knowing what will occur and having are faith are separate.

    i had asked you...
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    Just because you don't understand what i'm...

    Just because you don't understand what i'm talking about that doesn't mean i'm reeling out BS.

    why does everybody think that just because genetic talent exists that theory is useless? you hand me...
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    no, it's a certainty because it has been arrived...

    no, it's a certainty because it has been arrived at scientifically. that's why i stated it with certainty. because i am certain. i don't believe. that's not my style.

    [quote]You can hypothesise...
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    i found solo although was not bad, i found it...

    i found solo although was not bad, i found it kind of just went on and on, i'd work on my phrasing for that part, it was kind of like it was all blending together without really resolving to me, like...
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    ya, you do, but those that know me need not. ...

    ya, you do, but those that know me need not.
    touche, you said probably. this might be more accurate, but at the same time, i think with musicians, there is the learning part, and then the...
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    yes, the bolded part is basically what i meant....

    yes, the bolded part is basically what i meant. it is a thin line, but on your following paragraph, i do mean that creativity won't be helped by using theory, but only in a certain sense. i mean...
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    it depends on what you call musical. i for one...

    it depends on what you call musical. i for one would agree with that. because i know what my definition of musical is, and i promise you, you compare me to most people, practice or not, even the...
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    I never said they were mutually exclusive. jonR...

    I never said they were mutually exclusive. jonR said if one begans ahead of you, you will not surpass them. i'm just saying that is false.

    i'm not saying that people shouldn't learn theory. in...
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    annoyingly, just like every single other thing...

    annoyingly, just like every single other thing you can learn in music theory. music is anarchy, there are no rules. but backwardly that doesn't mean there is nothing to learn.
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    it doesn't come out of the air magically by...

    it doesn't come out of the air magically by gifted individuals? how did the first book get written then i wonder?

    or is it the books that magically materialize out of thin air?

    you said one...
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    you can learn grammar and spelling and even learn...

    you can learn grammar and spelling and even learn a little about what makes stories good or read lots of good stories, but this won't make you a great writer.

    creativity, what you want to say,...
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    in music one is not just ahead. it is not...

    in music one is not just ahead. it is not something you just learn. it is not scripted. it is not found in a book, it is art.

    sure people doing it longer might be faster, more dexterious, but that...
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    that's retarded. they should have made it more...

    that's retarded. they should have made it more consistent.
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    different methods suit different people. it need...

    different methods suit different people. it need not be stumbling in the dark. if you imagine a sound and can reproduce it, that's all you need. theory imo shouldn't tell you what to play. you oculd...
  23. if you just play lines you will be limited. the...

    if you just play lines you will be limited. the scales and stuff like that are good because they provide names for sounds, so you can recognize them and use them at will. this will give you freedom....
  24. it depends what you want really. 'good' means...

    it depends what you want really. 'good' means alot of stuff. means oen thing to one person and another thing to another person. Art Tatum is some kind of super human machine on piano, and I like...
  25. Sticky: that's it? guitar is only rock or techno? i gotta...

    that's it? guitar is only rock or techno? i gotta admit, i'm not much of a fan of rock. i like some music that is classified as rock, but that's about it. techno i only really like if you put bongos...
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