SLAP BASS FOR FIVE & SIX-STRING BASS
SLAP BASS FOR FIVE & SIX-STRING BASS
Focuses on the two most popular topics in the bass world today: slap bass and multiple-stringed basses. Includes audio CD. Written in standard notation and tab. 56 pages.
Product Code: MB062
Format: Book & CD Package
Artist/Author: Chris Matheos
Publisher/Distributor: Mel Bay Publications
US$19.99

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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.

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