HARM VAN SLEEN

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A new video. In 1984 I made a transcription of this Frank Zappa song (shown partially in this video) as an exercise. I later used this transcription during one of my exams at the Hilversum Conservatory. Later, as a bass teacher, I've occasionally used this song with a few talented students. Recently I wondered if it would be playable on the pedal steel. Turns out, it's difficult but not impossible. Drums and keyboards were programmed in Cubase, bass, pedal steel and trombone were overdubbed, edited and mixed. You can watch it here: