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Progressive Jazz Bass - Teach Yourself How to Play Bass Guitar

Progressive Jazz Bass - Teach Yourself How to Play Bass Guitar

By Stephan Richter

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1 CD, Poster

List Price: US$19.95

Your Price: US$15.96


Teach yourself how to play bass guitar with our easy jazz bass lessons for beginners.

***Comes with 1 CD containing bass audio demonstrating all examples. Hear how each one is played by a teacher, then play along.***

"I think it is excellent. […] it presents Bass theory in a method that I subscribe to […] a very useful way to look at bass lines and solos." - ZedsDead [Harmony Central]

Progressive Jazz Bass contains all you need to know to start learning to be a great jazz bass player - in one easy-to-follow, lesson-by-lesson jazz bass tutorial. Suitable for all ages and all types of basses including precision bass and jazz bass. Basic knowledge of how to read music and playing the bass is required to teach yourself to learn to play bass from this book.

Teach yourself:

  • How to play intervals, chord arpeggios and extensions, inversions, turnarounds, jazz and jazz blues progressions, scales and runs
  • All the fundamental techniques of jazz bass playing
  • Bass theory for learning how to read bass music for beginners and how to read bass tabs for beginners
  • Jazz bass tips and bass tricks that every player should know when learning bass
  • Shortcuts for how to learn bass fast by getting the most from bass practice sessions

Contains everything you need to know to learn to play the bass today.

Features include:

  • Progressive step-by-step easy beginners bass lessons written by a professional jazz bass teacher
  • Full color diagrams
  • Easy-to-read jazz bass music for beginners and jazz bass tabs for beginners with jazz chord symbols for accompaniment
  • 73 jazz bass exercises, jazz bass progressions, jazz bass solos and popular easy jazz bass music for beginners
  • Free bass note poster

Beginner bass lessons have never been this easy for anyone who wants to learn how to play the bass, fast.'s jazz bass lessons for beginners are used by students and bass teachers worldwide to learn how to play bass. For over 30 years, our team of professional authors, composers and musicians have crafted bass lesson books that are a cut above the rest. We offer a huge selection of music instruction books that cover many different instruments and styles in print, eBook and app formats. Awarded the 'Quality Excellence Design' (QED) seal of approval for eBook innovation, continues to set the standard for quality music education resources.

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