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Slap Bass Lines

By Joe Santerre

Berklee Labs. Funk, Instruction, Jazz, Rock. Softcover with CD. With guitar tablature. 72 pages. Published by Berklee Press (HL.50449508).

Item Number: HL.50449508

ISBN 0634021443. 9x12 inches.

Learn the art of creating a solid slap bass groove. Whether you're an aspiring or seasoned bassist, this workshop will teach you many of the slap bass lines and styles found in your favorite rock, funk and jazz tunes, and inspire you to experiment with your own creations. Includes helpful exercises, strategies for locking in with the drummer, tips for reading chord symbols, standard notation & tab, a list of suggested recordings to check out, and an accompanying CD with play-along tracks.

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  • 5

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  • February 18, 2007 Great bass instruction !!

    This book is for the intermediate/advanced slapper..I'd advise a beginner to start building your technique with another source,such as Mel Bays "SLAPPIN':A COMPLETE STUDY OF SLAP TECHNIQUE FOR BASS". SLAP BASS LINES begins with one chord bass lines and solidly builds from there.Even seasoned...

    players will find challenges and enjoyment with this winner.....

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  • 5

  • April 19, 2005 Experiement

    'Slap Bass Lines' by international performer, Joe Santerre, is a great place to start if you're looking to create slap bass grooves in a number of different genres. With lessons that cover eight styles, the included tablature and accompanying CD will help you get in sync with your drummer...

    and start experimenting with your own unique style.

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