Pentatonic Scales for Bass (Fingerings, Exercises and Proper Usage of the Essential Five-Note Scales). For Bass. Bass Builders. Softcover with CD. Guitar tablature. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.696224).
ISBN 1423477960. With guitar tablature. 9x12 inches.
The pentatonic is one of the most widely used scales in music. This book teaches fingerings for these essential five-note scales all over the neck, and how to use them to create solid, functional bass lines. The CD contains 56 tracks and features full-band demonstration examples. Covers: major and minor pentatonic scales; one- and two-octave scale patterns; pentatonic modes and their applications; soloing with pentatonic scales; and much more!
About Hal Leonard Bass Builders
Bass Builders is a series of technique book/audio packages created for the purposeful building and development of your chops. Each volume is written by an expert in that particular technique. And with the inclusion of audio - either CD or cassette - the added dimension of hearing exactly how to play particular grooves and techniques makes this truly like a private lesson.