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Bass Guitar for Dummies

Edition 2
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    Updated with the latest bass guitar technology, accessories, and more

    The bass is the heart of music. So leave center stage to the other musicians-you have more important work to do. You can find everything you need to dominate bass in ......more

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Updated with the latest bass guitar technology, accessories, and more

The bass is the heart of music. So leave center stage to the other musicians-you have more important work to do. You can find everything you need to dominate bass in Bass Guitar For Dummies, 2nd Edition.

You'll get expert advice on the basics, like deciding what kind of bass to pick up and which accessories are necessary and which are just nice to have. Plus, you'll get step-by-step instructions for getting started, from how to hold and position your bass to reading notation and understanding chords, scales, and octaves to playing solos and fills.

  • New coverage of slaps, double stops, de-tuning, and fretless techniques
  • New musical exercises as well as updates to charts, illustrations, photos, and resources
  • Includes bonus CD with audio clips of all the examples in the book

Whether you're a beginner picking up a bass for the first time or an experienced player looking to improve your skills, Bass Guitar For Dummies, 2nd Edition is an easy-to-follow reference that gives you just enough music theory to get you going on your way fast!

CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.

Patrick Pfeiffer is a professional bassist, composer, clinician, and bass instructor in New York City. He has recorded with George Clinton, Jimmy Norman, Phoebe Snow, and many others. His other published books include Improve Your Groove?The Ultimate Guide for Bass and Daily Grooves for Bass. Pfeiffer is co-founder of Bass Remedies, Inc. (BassRemedies.com).

Author:
Pfeiffer, Patrick B.
Series Title:
For Dummies
Genre:
MUSIC / Musical Instruments / Guitar
Audience:
General/trade
Edition:
2
Pages:
342
Language:
English
Publisher:
For Dummies
Publish Date:
02/02/2010
Copyright Year:
2010
ISBN:
9780470539613
Height:
9.25 in
Wdth:
7.25 in
Thickness:
1.25 in
Unit weight:
1.22 lb
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  • Great for learning the bass

    Great for learning the bass. Lots of great info and tips. Easy to understand. Just wish there was more about playing lefthanded.

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