Guitar Messages by Robert Silvia

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  1. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Instructional Forum · 15 Hits · 7/5/2001 12:39 AM
    Burge uses colors simply as an analogy, for example. Listening to music without perfect pitch is like watching TV in Black and White. Imagine that you have been blind and then you can see you would not know what color is green or what color is...(more)
  2. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 38 Hits · 7/4/2001 11:28 PM
    damn another book I have to go buy now.
  3. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Instructional Forum · 29 Hits · 7/4/2001 8:25 PM
    Ok you asked for it Muhahaah Ill just expand on what Ive said above. What I do is create recordings of intervals to test my self, which I go over once a day for about maybe an hour. What I do in my recordings is play for example a forth all...(more)
  4. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Instructional Forum · 21 Hits · 7/4/2001 5:53 PM
    Yes, I have tried them both Perfect Pitch and Relative pitch courses by David Lucas Berge (Not sure if thats how you spell his name). What I can say is that there are better ways of achieving perfect pitch and relative pitch, but these courses a...(more)
  5. Robert Silvia (1575)
    WholeNote Forum · 31 Hits · 7/4/2001 2:41 PM
    Go <a href=",10150,0-10001-103-0-1-7,00.html?tag=srch&amp;qt=Music+Score&amp;cn=&amp;ca=10001">Here</a> for a list of Music score programs, I used NoteWorthy for my lesson.
  6. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Artists Forum · 22 Hits · 7/4/2001 2:49 AM
    Sure I'll send you the transcriptions, or post them here on the message board if thats ok in case some other people want them. To be honest with you making lessons out of them might hit that back set, composer is just to frustrating for me (I lo...(more)
  7. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 31 Hits · 7/4/2001 2:25 AM
    Cool... actually the other information was useful thanks
  8. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 18 Hits · 7/4/2001 2:10 AM
    Never mind I figured it out, the tag I was trying to remember was "PRE".
  9. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 46 Hits · 7/4/2001 12:55 AM
    Hey does any one know how to change the font to courier in this forum Ive been trying font type=courier but Im not getting any results. Also back in the days when I was making web pages I remember there was a tag that would allow you to d...(more)
  10. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 35 Hits · 7/3/2001 7:38 PM
    I agree, But I think it is important to know the difference between a close voicing and a open voicing.
  11. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 18 Hits · 7/3/2001 7:32 PM
    They both are correct... Robert is just showing you how to make what Jim said useful on a guitar. Andy do you have music books to study from? I'm asking because your asking questions that really need to be seen on a musical staff to truly get t...(more)
  12. Robert Silvia (1575)
    WholeNote Forum · 27 Hits · 7/2/2001 11:05 PM
    You know there is an even easier way of creating score just use a score program and write all you score in that then press Alt+Print-Screen. Go into you graphics program start a new image and press Control+V that will paste the image of the scor...(more)
  13. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 66 Hits · 7/2/2001 10:54 PM
    Sounds like this web site is making Levine a rich man. hehe
  14. Robert Silvia (1575)
    WholeNote Forum · 18 Hits · 7/2/2001 10:25 PM
    The only way to do this is by creating a piture of it... other wise you are SOL. This site only supports tab.
  15. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 23 Hits · 7/2/2001 2:39 PM
    Good points Doug I did not even think of some of that stuff.
  16. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 25 Hits · 7/2/2001 2:34 PM
    Perhaps my message came of wrong I apologize, I was not implying that you were "Knocking" his views or his Teacher (I should have left off that last line). What I was trying to say is that you are establishing what is the "Norm", which to me say...(more)
  17. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 21 Hits · 7/2/2001 1:35 PM
    Charles you have made some good points, but how did those Ideas become the norm? Before Harmony there was Counter point and now we have Jazz theory. All of these things had to be made up by someone or some group, correct? We as musicians have to...(more)
  18. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Theory Forum · 16 Hits · 7/2/2001 1:09 PM
    Well Jim you correct you can say or think of it like that... but most people just say 1st inversion ect. as the rest is supplied by the music score (or what ever your looking at). It's kinda like a Am7 6/9/13 chord you don't right it like that y...(more)
  19. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Miscellaneous Forum · 18 Hits · 7/2/2001 12:57 PM
    You can play along with CD's to... it can attach to your computer and in fact it's better this way because you can use you computers mixer to control both yours and the CD volume.
  20. Robert Silvia (1575)
    Artists Forum · 24 Hits · 7/2/2001 12:53 PM
    I was wondering whether some of those songs were covers, thanks for the info.