Published the 6th cycle of the online course: Lessons 26-30!

The SIXTH PART of the Contemporary Bassist Online course is ready! If you are among those who have completed Contemporary Bassist 1 and perhaps have taken the online course, today the adventure begins again. Yes, because the cycle of LESSONS 26-30 from VOLUME 2 has finally become available. You can find it by clicking on this link... Continue reading

Just redone Contemporary Bassist Volume 2

Just published Contemporary Bassist volume 2 - 2018 edition After a year's absence (and for some abstinence :-D), Contemporary Bassist volume 2 has just been republished. Still 304 pages packed with content (NO tabs, frills or useless photos). All organised in a precise and... Continue reading

[Video] A BASS LESSON like this makes all the difference in the world!

The bass lesson you don't expect Just today the schools started again, I think to the delight of many grandparents and parents 🙂 And also around this time, music schools are reopening after the summer break. If you too are ready to start bass lessons again,... Continue reading

New free videos to learn how to improvise electric bass solos

QUIZ. Would you like to be able to improvise solos on electric bass? Possible answers: Ma va What a bore If I wanted to play solos I'd play guitar A lot... too bad I'm still a beginner I already do it whenever I can If the answer is between 1 and 3, bye and talk to you... Continue reading

New publication: 'Bass on Top - Improve Speed' Guide

How to increase your speed with special exercises from the "Bass on Top" guide Here is a new monographic guide to complement the Contemporary Bassist, which will help you develop a very powerful technique on the electric bass, without losing sight of the main objective of studying the instrument: to express your art by doing... Continue reading

Special bonus for those who buy Contemporary Bassist... until 20 October 2016!

It is September and the new school year has just begun. For many music fans, it's time to get back out the instrument, the sheet music, the notebook with the staff and more. Are you also thinking of starting to study the electric bass... or maybe the... Continue reading

From Contemporary Bassist Online Lecture 9: How to train to play super fast

[Reblogged from Best of Bass] A dangerous misunderstanding of instrumental technique "In this article, you will learn the simplest and most effective way to develop amazing technique on the electric bass (but also on the guitar and other instruments, with a minimum of adaptation). You will work in a totally counterintuitive way and with... Continue reading

How to create effective and engaging 5/4 bass lines

Directly from Contemporary Bassist 2, here is a taste of how to work on a 5/4 time signature with the electric bass. The material in this article complements and develops the lessons you find in volume 2 on this topic. If you have bought the book, you should definitely read... Read more