Tools for DJs
Berklee In The Pocket
Berklee Practice Method
Afro-Cuban Slap Bass Lines
Learn to play slap bass in seven popular Afro-Cuban styles: Cha Cha Cha, Son Montuno, Songo, Timba, Afro-Cuban 6/8, Latin Jazz, and Latin Jazz in 7.
Funk Bass Fills: For Funk, RnB, Soul, & HIp-Hop
Make your bass lines more creative, unique, and memorable.
Playing the Changes: Bass
Effective improvisation can add fun and individuality to bass parts. In Playing the Changes: Bass, Paul Del Nero presents a unique improvisation strategy based on ear training and a linear interpretation of note relationships.
Chord Studies for Electric Bass
Designed for intermediate to advanced electric bass players, this book develops all aspects of technique. Covers basic and extended chords in all keys. Also applies to acoustic bass study.
The Bass Player's Handbook
Essential reading for every bass player! A complete guide to understanding the origin and workings of your instrument. Learn to care for your bass properly and maintain good physical health as a musician.
A Guide to Jazz Improvisation: Bass Clef Instruments
Bass Clef musicians will learn to develop a natural and intuitive approach to improvising.
Berklee Practice Method - Bass
Lessons throughout this book guide you through playing basic grooves, walking bass lines, and other standard bass techniques.
Blues Improvisation Complete - C Bass
Learn to play the blues in several styles—jazz, Latin, fusion, rock, and funk—in all keys with step-by-step instructions, practice tips, and a play-along CD.
Essential Rock Grooves for Bass
Build your bass vocabulary, play with more variety and character, and learn how to lock into an airtight groove.
Learn to play the bass instantly with this revolutionary method! Jam with the band in a variety of musical styles on the accompanying CD.
Reading Contemporary Electric Bass
A comprehensive collection of exercises and performance studies designed to enable the student to play in a wide range of musical styles, while improving technical proficiency.
Rock Bass Lines
Learn the art of creating a solid rock bass groove. Contains a gold mine of riffs and lines found in your favorite rock tunes. Play along with the killer tracks on the accompanying CD in eight different rock styles.
Slap Bass Lines
Learn the art of creating solid slap bass grooves in rock, funk, and jazz music. Lessons provide more than 80 examples of bass lines, get you jamming with the accompanying CD, and inspire you to experiment with your own creations.
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