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A practical 155 page, bass-centric guide to creating functional and creative basslines from the various chord symbols you will encounter as a bassist. Through the extensive use of graphs explained in five different ways, the bass neck is revealed! You will learn hands on techniques and applied music theory that will directly help you with tone production, note location, and playing from chord symbols. Discover the direct application of triads, scales, modes, intervals, blues in all keys, jazz walking basslines, vamping, bassline construction, and bass soling. This book will go a long way towards preparing you for real life playing situations.

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Product Details

BN ID: 2940149562657
Publisher: Josh Needleman
Publication date: 10/19/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: eBook
Pages: 155
File size: 11 MB
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About the Author

Josh Needleman began playing bass in 1984. After attending Boston College, Josh settled in
the San Francisco Bay Area where he lives to this day. In addition to freelancing on bass, Josh
maintains a full roster of bass students, produces music, and is the acoustic guitarist and lead
vocalist in the popular eclectic acoustic band The Pine Needles. You can learn more about
Josh at his website.

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