Watch the Keeping Time online guitar lesson by TrueFire from Play Bass Guitar 7: Advanced Styles & Techniques

Keeping Time - Overview is a video guitar lesson presented by Kai Eckhardt and is sourced from Atomic Bass: Time Continuum.


Keeping time is the process of tracking with your mind and body the particular meter you are in. This video explains the difference between various meters, how to count them and how best to relate them to the physical body. It provides a clear and simple explanation of the numbers above and below the division line by presenting different examples side by side. You will also learn my special simplification technique of consolidating faster time signatures with slow footwork.