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Slap Bass for Five & Six-String Bass

By Chris Matheos

Electric bass guitar - Beginning-Intermediate
Composed by Chris Matheos. Saddle-stitched, Licks and Phrases. Rock & Blues. Book/CD Set. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.98090BCD).

Item Number: MB.98090BCD

ISBN 9780786653300. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Focuses on the two most popular topics in the bass world today: slap bass and multiple-stringed basses. Covers a wide variety of slap techniques including triple pops, double pops, and individual string control. Also focuses on the music theory behind slap bass such as intervals, chords, scales, and their application. Written in standard bass clef and tablature; all examples included on the companion audio CD.

  • About the Author 
  • Applying Chords  
  • Beaking Out Of The One Octave Box  
  • Chords 
  • Double Pops  
  • From The Author  
  • Grooves  
  • Individual String Control  
  • Intervals 
  • Notation 
  • Notes 
  • Tips  
  • Triple Pops  
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Rome, Italy
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  • 2008-02-25 00:00:00.0 Brodonero

    I've passed from 4 to 6 chord string bass one year ago and when I've played the first exercise from this book I've understood that has been the right chooice.

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