Basic Bass Workout

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(Music Sales America). The bass is fundamental to all forms of music, and being a versatile and accomplished player has never been so important. This pocket-sized guide provides you with everything you need to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the bass and the music you play on it. Starting with the basics of tuning up and finding your way around the fretboard, the book then presents a series of tutorials covering: all aspects of notation ...
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Overview

(Music Sales America). The bass is fundamental to all forms of music, and being a versatile and accomplished player has never been so important. This pocket-sized guide provides you with everything you need to develop a comprehensive knowledge of the bass and the music you play on it. Starting with the basics of tuning up and finding your way around the fretboard, the book then presents a series of tutorials covering: all aspects of notation and tablature
• how to form an effective practice schedule
• the basics of major/minor diatonic harmony
• left hand accuracy and exercises
• phrasing techniques including slurs, trills, bending and vibrato
• playing fingerstyle, muting and the travelling thumb
• slap bass (how it works and when to use it)
• playing with a pick
• how to arrange and transcribe
• and more. You will even find a section covering the bass itself, how to buy an instrument, and what to look for in your own price range. Soon you will find yourself accomplished and confident in a large variety of musical situations. 4 x 5-3/4
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781844920358
  • Publisher: Music Sales Corporation
  • Publication date: 1/28/2004
  • Pages: 120
  • Sales rank: 1,327,714
  • Product dimensions: 4.00 (w) x 5.70 (h) x 0.30 (d)

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