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Interactive Tabs

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Course Description

A complete Masterclass with a Brazilian phenomenon, where you will see classes explaining how to create and improvise within the Brazilian rhythms, as well as percussive techniques and more than 20 licks with Pipoquinha style for you to study.


How does this Masterclass works?

This content was developed so that you get the most out of the musical vision of one of the greatest Brazilian bass players of all times. You’ll be able to understand how Pipoquinha thinks about creating his improvisations, how he studies and works his techniques, how he uses the chords and arpeggios throughout the songs. Absorb everything this master can tell you.

Throughout the Masterclass you will see various subjects such as:

  • Percussive Techniques
  • Scales
  • Harmonics
  • Chords and Arpeggios
  • Grooves and Phrases of Various Musical Styles

Get a detailed explanation of how Pipoquinha works all these techniques in a musical way at the time of creating their solos and improvisations. All this using the interactive players of Planeta Musica!


Module 1 – Initiation

In the first module, you will see the career and career of Pipoquinha that from an early age impressed everyone in the national network. inspire yourself with the achievements of a respected Brazilian musician around the world and absorb concepts that will be extremely important for the direction of your career, your studies and especially for your creative freedom. Still in this module you will see Michael’s favorite equipment, such as basses, pedals, amplifiers and so on.


Module 2 – Techniques

In the second module you will embark on the universe of techniques used by Pipoquinha. not thinking only of things like Tapping and Slap, but in a general context, going through techniques like Pizzicato and Ghost Notes – where you will work cleaning all the notes during the execution – percussive techniques applied to styles like samba, baião, salsa , soul and more ..

Also in this module you will see how to use the harmonics in a more musical way, what notes can be extracted from these harmonics, and how to form melodies to use along with your grooves.

In Chords, Arpeggios and Chord Melodies classes, you will see how Pipoquinha developed the study of these resources and learned how to use them in a musical way in his compositions and improvisations, applying different tensions and harmonic conductions. After that, it’s time to get your hands on and put into practice all these concepts in the Grooves and Phrases of the next modules.



Michael has prepared some Grooves of different musical styles, and in each one of them he shows the whole construction of the Groove, going through the percussive part, the harmony and the bass line that is being executed. You will learn all these grooves through interactive tablatures, watching note to note and being able to manipulate the speed and make loops in the videos.

Within each of these Grooves, Pipoquinha makes some improvisations and shows in detail his reasoning when creating his improvisations, which will open your mind on how to create melodies and improvise using patterns. In addition, he wrote 3 licks for each groove that will be explained in detail, note by note, and that can be applied by you in his improvisations from now on.

Course Curriculum

Carrer 00:00:00
Equipments 00:00:00
Introduction 00:00:00
Right Hand 00:00:00
Percussive Bass 00:00:00
Scales 00:00:00
Harmonics 00:00:00
Chords 00:00:00
Chord Melodies 00:00:00
Groove - Africa
Demonstration & Concept 00:00:00
Phrase 1 00:00:00
Phrase 2 00:00:00
Phrase 3 00:00:00
Groove - Funk
Demonstration & Concept 00:00:00
Phrase 1 00:00:00
Phrase 2 00:00:00
Phrase 3 00:00:00
Groove - Forró
Demonstration & Concept 00:00:00
Phrase 1 00:00:00
Phrase 2 00:00:00
Phrase 3 00:00:00
Groove - Samba
Demonstration 00:00:00
Phrase 1 00:00:00
Phrase 2 00:00:00
Phrase 3 00:00:00

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