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101 BASS TIPS

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Stuff All the Pros Know and Use.
Ready to take your playing to the next level? Renowned bassist Gary Willis presents valuable how-to insight that bassists of all styles and levels can benefit from. The text, photos, music, diagrams and accompanying 64-track CD provide a terrific, easy-to-use resource for a variety of topics, including: techniques, improvising and soloing, equipment, practicing, ear training, performance, theory, and much more. Written in standard notation and TAB. Includes audio CD. 80 pages.

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101 UPRIGHT BASS TIPS

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Ready to take your playing to the next level? Renowned bassist Andy McKee presents valuable how-to insight that upright bassists of all styles and levels can benefit from. The text, photos, music, diagrams and accompanying audio tracks provide a terrific, easy-to-use resource for a variety of topics, including: right- and left-hand technique, improvising and soloing, practicing, proper care of the instrument, ear training, performance, and much more.Written in standard notation and includes downloadable audio files/examples. 72 pages.

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A GUIDE TO JAZZ IMPROVISATION (BASS CLEF INSTRUMENTS)

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First published in 1968 and now thoroughly updated and revised, his method provides a practical and intuitive approach to teaching basic jazz improvisation through 12 lessons and an accompanying CD.

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BASS ENCYCLOMEDIA

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The Bass EncycloMedia is based on the premise that music is a language and that if you knew the music alphabet of letters and tones on your guitar, you could spell and therefore play any chord, scale, arpeggio or song. Spiral bound. 318 pages.

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BASS IMPROVISATION

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The Complete Guide to Soloing

A guide to improvisation over jazz tunes. Advanced players only as it focuses on advanced techniques. Standard notation. 52 pages. Includes Audio CD.

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BERKLEE PRACTICE METHOD: BASS

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Make your band better, or prepare yourself to join one!
Play along with a Berklee faculty band on the accompanying CD, then play with your own band! Written in standard notation and TAB. Includes audio CD. 176 pages.

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BEYOND TIME AND CHANGES: A MUSICIAN'S GUIDE TO FREE JAZZ IMPROVISATION

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In Beyond Time and Changes, acclaimed jazz trombonist, pianist, composer, arranger, teacher and author Hal Crook offers a methodology to guide the advancing improviser through the un-chartered musical territory known as free jazz.

Beyond Time and Changes shows improvisers how to prepare for soloing and comping in free settings by exploring the issues of musical accuracy, musicality and continuity (motive development) on form, and then reveals how to create structure and order within free settings by using the known to navigate the unknown. With the aid of lucid explanations, concise musical examples, practical exercises, solo transcriptions and a compelling demonstration CD featuring 17 performances by the author and a stellar rhythm section, Beyond Time and Changes solves the mystery long associated with how to make free improvisation make sense—without losing your freedom in the process.

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CRACKING THE DETROIT CODE - COMPLETE COURSE

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Cracking The Detroit Code is a unique, 13 lesson course , by Paul Wolfe, containing a detailed analysis of the stylistic devices pioneered by James Jamerson. Cracking The Detroit Code analyzes the bass lines created in the confines of the infamous Snakepit - Motown's legendary Studio A. These bass lines have been deconstructed and during this course you'll learn how to create bass lines from the ground up in this style in a highly detailed and thorough step-by-step system. Whether you like Motown style music or loathe it is irrelevant - the approach to bass lines that was developed in Studio A is just as applicable to other genres like rock, pop, neo-soul, country, 'smooth' jazz, jazz fusion, reggae and more. The course includes videos, pdfs, action plans, (Band In A Box) audio files and access to Paul himself for any specific questions you may have - to help get the most from the program. Comes with a full 30 day MONEY BACK GUARANTEE.

PLEASE NOTE: We do not carry this title in stock - it is a digital download consisting of MP4 files (videos) , MP3 files (audios) and PDFs. Access to the content is emailed to you on a weekly basis, directly from the authors website.
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JAMEY AEBERSOLD PLAY-ALONG VOL. 24 'MAJOR & MINOR'

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For all instrumentalists and vocalists. CDs contain 30 extended tracks of recorded background. Great primer for learning basic skills in major and minor keys. Advanced players will want to work on 'double-timing', playing 'outside' and 'side-slipping' in all keys at comfortable tempos. 79 pages and includes 2 audio CDs. Written in standard notation (no tab).

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JAZZ BASS IMPROVISATION

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A Guide to Chords, Scales, Arpeggios & Other Concepts and Techniques for the Advancing Bassist
Discover new ways to advance your bass improvisation skills through systematic practice techniques, chord/scale studies, and innovative theory concepts. Whether you play electric, acoustic or upright bass, this book/CD pack will take your playing to the next level and beyond. The accompanying audio CD features 34 piano play-along tracks to further hone your ears and fingers. Covers: practical techniques, improvisation concepts, jazz theory, chord studies, scale patterns and arpeggios. Written in standard notation only (no TAB). Includes audio CD. 40 pages.

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JIMMY HASLIP: MODERN IMPROVISATION FOR BASS

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This inspirational resource for jazz and fusion musicians expands the possibilities of creative expression. Using the Yellowjackets tune "Run for Your Life," Jimmy walks through a study of Rhythm Changes and then branches out into the types of alterations and possibilities that have kept his playing fresh for over 47 years. Even the most seasoned jazz musician will find new ways of creating distinctive melodies, patterns, bass lines, and harmonies, allowing for the truest personal expression as you learn to speak through your instrument with ease. Recorded examples are available as free MP3 downloads from Alfred-music.com. Written in standard notation (no TAB). 64 pages.

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PLAYING THE CHANGES: BASS

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A Linear Approach to Improvising
Create more expressive solos with this book/CD pack, which presents a unique improvisation strategy based on ear training and a linear interpretation of note relationships. Written in standard notation only (no TAB). 104 pages. Includes audio CD.

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SCALES FOR JAZZ IMPROVISATION

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This book is designed to serve as an *invaluable* reference for all the types of scales used in jazz improv.
52 pages. Written in standard notation (no tab).

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SECRETS OF A PROFESSIONAL BASS PLAYER

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Recently updated, now featuring a forward by Herbie Flowers and a new bonus chapter, Secrets of a Professional Bass Player is all you need to begin playing bass like a pro. Topics include: Improvising, reading music, technique and different playing styles such as pop rock, funk, Latin, soul and jazz. The accompanying CD contains played examples from the book, so you can follow along and hear exactly how each example should sound. CD also features top session drummer Paul Burgess of 10cc, Camel and Jethro Tull fame and all the drum transcriptions are within the book. Examples are written in standard notation only (no TAB). 63 pages.

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TEACH ME BASS GUITAR - 10 DVD PACKAGE

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Whether you're a beginner or have been playing for years, if you're serious about learning bass guitar or sharpening your skills, Teach Me Bass Guitar (TMBG) will teach you - no matter what your learning style. We promise!

TMBG's 10 DVD set is the most comprehensive, effective, and entertaining self-paced bass instruction ever created. This one-of-a-kind master class in bass guitar - taught by Roy Vogt, head of the Bass Department at Nashville's prestigious Belmont University for 30 years - contains over 16 hours of video instruction, more than 100 video play-along tracks with professional studio musicians, a 162-page 4-color fully illustrated book in .pdf and optional print formats, all original music, an impressive loop library, an animated fretboard naming and showing the location of every note Roy is playing - and many other features designed to help you learn.

This title comes with a 90-Day Money Back Guarantee – No Hassle Return Policy (click here for details)!

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THE IMPROVISOR'S BASS METHOD

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A complete method book, over 200 pages, filled with information and exercises on all aspects of bass playing, for both acoustic and electric bass.

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THE PATH TO JAZZ IMPROVISATION

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This fascinating jazz instruction book for all instrumentalists offers an innovative, scholarly approach to the art of improvisation.

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TONE NOTE MUSIC METHOD FOR BASS VOL. 1

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The Tone Note® Music Method for Bass Volume 1 by GRAMMY®-nominated Music Educator Mike Overly is the prequel to Bass EncycloMedia and a 21st Century revolution in music and bass instruction. Its purpose is to introduce a beginner of any age to a clear and simple connect-the-dots method of letters, numbers and numerals that teaches music quickly and develops technical skill effortlessly. Spiral bound. 267 pages.

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