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Blues Bass Method

An Essential Study of Blues Bass for the Beginning to Intermediate

By Frank De Rose and David Barrett

Electric Bass Guitar - Beginning-Intermediate
An Essential Study of Blues Bass for the Beginning to Intermediate. Composed by Frank De Rose and David Barrett. Saddle-stitched, Methods. School of Blues. Blues. Book/CD Set. 40 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21063BCD).

Item Number: MB.21063BCD

ISBN 9780786675319. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Blues Bass Level 1, within the School of the Blues Lesson Series, is an exciting method that contains the most common grooves used in blues bands today. Areas covered are: Tuning, Achieving Good Tone, Major & Minor Scales & Movable Scale Forms, 12 Bar Blues Progression, Major Blues Bass Lines, Jump Blues, Swing Blues, Box Patterns, Slow Blues, Chicago Shuffles, Two Beat, Rumba Beat, Tramp Beat, Minor Blues, Introductions, Turnarounds & Endings.

This series is designed for students of other instruments to play together. If you have friends that play harmonica, guitar, keyboard or drums, tell them about this series so that you can play together.

Book is accompanied by a CD recording of all examples (played by author Frank De Rose) along with the background music. For the beginning to intermediate bass player.

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  • 5

    Jim from Hoboken
    Hoboken, NJ
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2008-03-15 00:00:00.0 Short and very useful book

    The most valuable thing in my studies has been an excellent teacher. But it can also help to have a few books to supplement the lessons. This book is a very good choice, in that it is a small and non-intimidating book that nonetheless offers a number of useful...

    lines and tips.

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