EXTREME SLAP BASS - DICTIONARY OF GROOVES - EBOOK/PDF VERSION
EXTREME SLAP BASS - DICTIONARY OF GROOVES - EBOOK/PDF VERSION
'Extreme Slap Bass' is an electronic download containing 175 Killer Funk, Soul, and R&B licks. Each lick is written in standard notation and TAB, and is accompanied with an MP3 audio example. The licks range in difficulty from simple octave patterns to complex 'machine-gun' 16th notes and double stops. 'Extreme Slap Bass' is organized into sections that cover the elements of the funk style, including: octaves, hammer ons/pull offs, pentatonic scales, Dorian and Mixolydian modes, and much more. In short, this book is a huge source of new ides that should keep you busy for a long time!
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Artist/Author: John Shaughnessy
Publisher/Distributor: John Shaughnessy
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'Extreme Slap Bass' is an electronic download containing 175 Killer Funk, Soul, and R&B licks. Each lick is written in standard notation and TAB, and is accompanied with an MP3 audio example. The licks range in difficulty from simple octave patterns to complex 'machine-gun' 16th notes and double stops. 'Extreme Slap Bass' is organized into sections that cover the elements of the funk style, including: octaves, hammer ons/pull offs, pentatonic scales, Dorian and Mixolydian modes, and much more. In short, this book is a huge source of new ides that should keep you busy for a long time!
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