The origins of the online course: Arpeggiated chords on the electric bass [video 7].

The ORIGINS of the Contemporary Bass Player Online. VIDEO 7: Arpeggiated chords on the electric bass (lecture 23c) Another very useful technique exercise on the electric bass using arpeggiated chords, i.e. the quadriads applied to the horizontal forms of the Ab major scale. Taken from lesson 23c page 171 Exercises (II). Basically,... Continue reading

With the shapes on the keyboard, playing becomes easier!

What is meant by shapes on the electric bass fretboard Perhaps you have never heard of shapes on the electric bass, or perhaps you first became aware of them through the book Contemporary Bassist. Well, if it's a new topic for you here's a quick introduction... Read more