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Roadie Bass – Standalone Automatic Smart Guitar Tuner for all String Instruments (Bass, Guitar, Mandolin, Banjo,Ukulele) Compatible with Smartphones & Connects to a Companion App via Bluetooth Reviews

Roadie Bass - Standalone Automatic Smart Guitar Tuner for all String Instruments (Bass, Guitar, Mandolin, Banjo,Ukulele) Compatible with Smartphones & Connects to a Companion App via Bluetooth

  • Tune any instrument with guitar-like machine heads including electric, acoustic, classical, steel and bass guitars, ukuleles, mandolins, banjos, etc.
  • Fine-tune your guitar or completely change tuning in seconds.
  • Roadie Bass uses vibration sensing rather than a microphone. This makes it quick and accurate in any environment.
  • Roadie Bass is completely standalone, sporting a built-in screen and selection wheel. Change tunings or even instruments with ease and tune with just you, your instrument and your Roadie Bass.
  • Choose from over 40 preset alternate and open tunings or create your own custom tunings with the Roadie app.
Roadie Bass is an automatic string tuner that is easy to use, extremely accurate and can fine tune your guitar in seconds. Roadie Bass is compatible with bass guitars and almost all other stringed instruments with guitar-like machine heads. It is fully standalone and uses vibration detection to tune even in the noisiest environments. Roadie Bass adds new dimensions to music-making by allowing you to freely experiment with known alternate tunings as well as save custom alternate tunings.

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Afro-Cuban Jazz : Third Ear – The Essential Listening Companion

  • 214 pagesSize: 9-1/4″ x 7-1/4″Author: Scott YanowISBN: 087930619X

Product Description
Through anecdotal biographies and evocative photos, this book by jazz author extraordinaire Scott Yanow portrays every key Afro-Cuban Jazz innovator past and present, plus other jazz artists influenced by this infectious music. Also includes reviews and ratings of recordings that make (or don’t make) the cut, and essays packed with historical insight not found in other guides. Musicians covered include: Tito Puente, Cal Tjader, Willie Bobo, Machito, Poncho Sanchez, … More >>

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The Oxford Companion to Jazz

Product Description
Jazz and its colorful, expansive history resonate in this unique collection of 60 essays specially-commissioned from today’s top jazz performers, writers, and scholars. Contributors include such jazz insiders as Bill Crow, Samuel A. Floyd Jr., Ted Gioia, Gene Lees, Dan Morgenstern, Gunther Schuller, Richard M. Sudhalter, and Patricia Willard. Both a reference book and an engaging read, the Companion surveys the evolution of jazz from its roots in Africa and Europe u… More >>

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