Bass coursebooks

To each his own coursebook for learning to play the bass guitar

Bass guitar coursebooks with tabs for bassists of different levels (from beginner to advanced) interested in all kinds of musical styles (Blues, Rock, Jazz, Funk, Metal etc.), to get off to a good start and make good progress in bass playing without ever losing the fun of it! Coursebooks with audio CDs and/or video DVDs to hear and see the examples being taught and learn to play along to backing tracks ‘in context'

 
Bass Guitar Techniques

Bass Guitar Techniques

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 DVD
Price: € 22.00

In order to be able to express yourself freely with the instrument, a good technique is essential. But this technique should be discreet and become both natural and instinctive so that it can serve...

Scales for the Bass Guitar in 3D

Scales for the Bass Guitar in 3D

Author: Steve Hall
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

No more trouble with whole- and half-tone calculations, no more bother with scale transpositions and visualizations either! This coursebook provides fretboard charts (24 frets) for every existing...

50 Basslines for Beginners

50 Basslines for Beginners

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD MP3 + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

You are beginning to play the bass and would like to make progress while having fun and without delay? Then you are holding the right method in your hands! On the menu, no less than 50 simple bass...

50 Walking Basslines

50 Walking Basslines

Author: Brad Tucker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 19.00

The 50 walking basslines comprised in this coursebook are aimed at bassists, at double bassists and first and foremost at the jazz enthusiasts among them. They will most certainly experience a whole...

50 Blues Basslines

50 Blues Basslines

Author: Martin Barnes
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

The motto in this tutorial is „Gained in practice, for use in practice“! What awaits you here? No one- or two-bar riffs and licks, but complete chord progressions performed in the style of illustrious...

50 Funk Grooves for the Bass

50 Funk Grooves for the Bass

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method features 50 funk grooves for all bass players willing to have fun while practicing their instrument for hours. To make the approach of these 50 funk grooves easier, a preliminary chapter...

Old School Bass - R&B, Soul & Funk Grooves

Old School Bass - R&B, Soul & Funk Grooves

Author: Bernie Cooper
Contents: 1 Book + 1 Data Disc
Price: € 19.00

The purpose of this method is to bring you back to the golden age of bass, the 60’s and 70’s and the musical styles that really made it shine: Rhythm ‘n’ Blues, Soul and Funk. These styles deeply...

50 Easy Bass Solos

50 Easy Bass Solos

Author: Brad Tucker
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method featuring 50 great bass solos, allows all the bass players to enjoy the experience of soloing in a band for a moment, an ever growing aspiration among bassists of all levels... To offer a...

200 Slap Grooves

200 Slap Grooves

Author: Frank Nelson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD + 1 DVD
Price: € 25.00

This method features no less than 200 slap grooves and bass lines in 1, 2 or 4 bar loops. You should consider each (more or less complex) line as a full groove to be played repeatedly independently of...

Bass & Drum Grooves

Bass & Drum Grooves

Author: P. Safran & D. Johnson
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD
Price: € 19.00

This method is designed for both the bassists and drummers and its purpose is to help them play together in almost all major musical styles: Rock, Blues, Funk, Rhythm and Blues, Disco/Dance, Reggae...

Complex Time Signature Grooves for Bass & Drums

Complex Time Signature Grooves for Bass & Drums

Author: Harry Brown & Jack Williams
Contents: 1 Book + 1 MP3 CD
Price: € 22.00

In today’s context made of cultural mix and encounters, the greatest musicians, whatever the style (pop, rock, progressive, metal, jazz-rock...) are more and more eager to look for new sources of...

Bach on the Bass

Bach on the Bass

Author: Marty Lane
Contents: 1 Book + 1 CD
Price: € 19.00

Between 1717 and 1723 Johann Sebastian Bach composed Six Suites for Violoncello (BWV 1007 – BWV 1012). Of these, the first three have been transcribed for bass guitar in this coursebook, which in...

Ear Training - Bass

Ear Training - Bass

Author: Eddie Spencer
Contents: 1 Book + 2 CD
Price: € 22.00

Looking for a way to develop your musical ear? By following the instructions given in this coursebook you will soon be able to effortlessly recognize and reproduce the first lick, note, chord, rhythm...