Hi Todd !!!!.... you should come sit in on my gig some time.... I love violin. Both Christian Howes and Jason Crosby have sat in and had fun.
I use an RC50 and me and the drummer both listen to the guide track while playing.
That's the only way I've found that doesn't force my gtr to be the time keeper. To me it sounds a lot better when my gtr is not the time keeper. That way I can play more greasy, behind the beat, and the drummer knows where I'm feeling it cause he can hear the click. This way it keeps the forward motion going.
I do this weekly with all NYC's best drummers...
On Apr 1, 2012, at 12:23 PM, Todd Reynolds wrote:
> Do share your solution! I try on occasion, but mostly do solo.
> Sent from my iPhone
> On Apr 1, 2012, at 12:15 PM, Teddy Kumpel <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> As I read all the posts on this list I'm starting to wonder.... Is everyone here a solo artist?
>> Does anyone use loops in a band context?
>> If so, how? What are using? Do you only make ambient loops in the band, or do you play rhythms?
>> If you play rhythms and there's a drummer how do you get locked up with the drummer.
>> I have my own solution, I've been doing it for 4 years now and I'm happy with the results... I'm just wondering what other people do.
>> thanks for chiming in