Alfred's Basic Bass Method: Complete
Learning to play bass has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Bass Method, Complete. This method features clear, well-paced instruction covering popular styles like rock, blues, country, and jazz, all using lots of photos and diagrams. This complete edition covers how to hold your bass, tuning, right- and left-hand technique, scales, slides, accents, hammer-ons and pull-offs, how to create bass lines, and licks in the styles of famous bassists. This book includes a complete chord chart and two CDs demonstrating all the examples.
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Parts of the Bass
Tuning Your Bass
Combining Notes on the G D Strings
High C or Dt D
The Eighth Rest
Creating Bass Lines Using RootThirdFifth
The IVIIVI Progression
Licks in the Styles of Famous Bass Players
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12 r r r r 1st fret 2nd finger 2nd Position 3rd finger 3rd fret 3rd string 4th fret 4th string 5th 6th 9th 9th b3rd Bass Lick bass lines Blues Chords Minor Chromatic Scale COUNT Dm G7 E Major Eb G eighth notes F Major finger plays G Bb half step hammer-on Heavy Metal J J J J key of F key signature Lick in G LN 3rd 5th LOCRIAN MODE major chord major scale means to play Minor Major Minor Seventh Musical Styles Jazz natural sign neck NOTES YOU'VE LEARNED Octave open string pick pitch plays the notes pull-off quarter note Repeat sign rest Rock Lick Root 3rd 5th Scale Description scales and modes sharp Sixteenth Notes sound string 2nd string string 3rd Syncopation Track triad unless preceded Warm-up