Odd Meter Bass (Playing Odd Time Signatures Made Easy). By Tim Emmons. For Bass Guitar. Bass Guitar Method or Supplement. Book & CD. 88 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.25578).
This amazing book and demonstration CD uses proven methods for comprehending and performing complex rhythms to make understanding, performing, and composing in odd meters easy and natural. Also included: Three Steps to Mastery * Rhythm pyramid for all meters * Magic dotted rhythms to make odd meters feel even * Compound meters and combinations of even and odd meters * Applying odd meters to common song forms * Bibliography and Discography of recommended reading and listening.
"I wish I had a copy of Odd Meter Bass when I was playing with Don Ellis' Band!"
Joel DiBartolo, bass for Doc Severson's Tonight Show Band.