(Bass Instruction). Expand your bass knowledge with the Bass Lesson Goldmine series! Featuring 100 individual modules covering a giant array of topics, each lesson in this Rock volume includes detailed instruction with playing examples presented in standard notation and tablature. You'll also get extremely useful tips, scale diagrams, chord grids, photos, and more to reinforce your learning experience plus online performance demos of all the examples in the book! This volume covers a huge variety of rock bass styles, techniques, and concepts including: first position notes; basic fingerstyle; basic slapping; fingerstyle rakes; drop D tuning; memorizing the fretboard; arpeggios; harmonics; Paul McCartney style; John Entwistle style; Geddy Lee style; Billy Sheehan style; Flea style; gallop rhythm; tapping; techno bass; walking; where to pluck; and much more!
Specifically designed for students who wish to play Rock Bass, either in a group or for fun. The emphasis is on making music immediately. Introduces a system for playing all over the fretboard and creating lines from any type of scale or arpeggio. Also features an introduction to slapping and popping. All techniques are demonstrated using lots of great sounding riffs.
Designed for beginners, this easy, step-by-step book and streaming video course gives you a comprehensive foundation to teach yourself how to play guitar!
Guitar instructor and music theory professor Damon Ferrante guides you through engaging lessons and 32 streaming videos that provide you with a complete understanding of guitar essentials. This beginner guitar method teaches you how to practice for a lifetime to build and master playing the guitar!
No Music Reading is Necessary!
Used successfully by thousands of guitar students, teachers, and professionals Damon Ferrante's books will take your guitar playing to a whole new level!
Ask yourself this:
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You will learn:
* Songs * Guitar Chords * Rock Guitar Licks and Riffs * Lead & Rhythm Guitar * Guitar Techniques * Guitar Exercises * Power Chords * Tablature (TAB) * Guitar Scales * Blues Rock * Rockabilly * Licks Inspired by Great Rock Guitarist * Basic Music Theory * Guitar Solos * How to Tune the Guitar * Tips on Buying a Guitar & Amp * Strumming Techniques * Barre Chords * Jam Tracks * And many more important guitar concepts!
(Bass Instruction). The function of the bass player in rock music is multi-dimensional. In How to Create Rock bass Lines , you'll explore common rock drum beats, popular rock chord progressions, and the scales and techniques you'll need to add melody to your playing. By combining all of these elements, you'll learn how to create bass lines that lock in with the drummer and complement the other instruments. You'll also take a look at examples in the style of rock bass greats like Paul McCartney, John Paul Jones, Flea, John Entwistle, and Tom Hamilton, to see how these masters put their own unique spin on the rock format. The book includes loads of demo and play-along tracks available online for download or streaming.
(Rock House). Designed by John McCarthy, this Master Edition combines all levels of this award-winning series in a complete course! Learn the essential techniques needed to play all genres of music. Start with how to hold the bass for comfortable playing and fast, effective learning. Next, learn rhythm, timing, basic bass lines and how to play along with a drummer. Learn 3rds, 5ths and octaves and how to apply them in a song. Plucking techniques including slap & pop and using a pick are covered in depth. Next, learn scales from minor pentatonic to full major scales as you play them in patterns across the neck and apply them to form bass lines and write songs. All genres of music are covered from blues to rock and from jazz to metal. Learn walking bass lines, drop D tuning and syncopated bass lines and apply them over full band backing tracks to get the sensation of playing in your own band. From theory to complete songs everything you need to MASTER BASS GUITAR! Download audio backing tracks and demonstrations that correspond with each lesson in the book. Hear each lesson played slowly and at regular speed. Play songs and bass lines over full band backing tracks to get the sensation of playing in a band! Register using the member number inside the past page of the book. Book also includes bonus video lessons.
(Bass Method). The complete guide to learning rock bass! This book with online audio uses actual songs selected from a myriad of rock genres to help in teaching the key elements of rock bass. Players will learn to play in the style of Sting, Les Claypool, John Entwistle, Paul McCartney, Flea, and many others. Songs include: Another One Bites the Dust * Beast of Burden * Come As You Are * Hey Joe * Money * Roxanne * Smells like Teen Spirit * and more. Lessons include: fingerstyle; slap and pop technique; slides, vibrato, trills, shakes and bends; hammer-ons and pull-offs; harmonics; tapping; standard notation and tablatue; and more. The audio is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
The At a Glance series pairs an instructional DVD lesson taught by a professional guitarist with a supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic and the hi-def DVD lessons feature on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information and popular song examples help to demonstrate the concepts in action. Rock Bass features these lessons: Essential Rock Bass Scales and Shapes Essential Rock Bass Techniques Locking in with the Kick Drum Must-Know Bass Grooves. Songs include: Badge * Come Together * Crazy Little Thing Called Love * Dream On * Free Ride * I Love Rock and Roll * Love Rollercoaster * Maggie May * Paranoid * Sweet Child O' Mine * What's My Age Again * and many more]
Teach yourself how to play bass guitar with our easy rock bass guitar lessons for beginners.
***Comes with online access to free bass videos and audio for all examples. See and hear how each one is played by a teacher, then play along with the backing band. Also includes music score animation for easy music learning.***
"I use this book for my bass students. It's a great primer for anyone who wants to play rock bass in a band! Super easy to follow and well written!" - John D, Arkansas
Progressive Beginner Rock Bass contains all you need to know to start learning to be a great rock bass guitar player - in one easy-to-follow, lesson-by-lesson rock bass tutorial. Suitable for all ages and all types of electric bass guitar. Basic knowledge of how to read music and playing bass is recommended but not required to teach yourself to learn to play bass guitar from this book.
Teach yourself: â¢ How to play electric bass guitar â¢ How to play bass guitar notes and bass guitar scales â¢ All the fundamental techniques of rock bass playing including playing with a pick, fingers and slap bass technique â¢ Practical bass guitar theory for learning how to read bass guitar music for beginners and how to read bass guitar tabs for beginners â¢ Bass guitar tips and bass guitar tricks that every player should know when learning bass guitar including a system for playing all over the fretboard and creating bass lines from any type of scale or arpeggio. â¢ Shortcuts for how to learn bass guitar fast by getting the most from bass practice sessions
Contains everything you need to know to learn to play the bass guitar today.
Features include: â¢ Progressive step-by-step easy bass lessons written by a professional rock bass teacher â¢ Easy-to-read rock bass guitar music and easy rock bass guitar tabs for beginners. â¢ Full color photos and diagrams â¢ 89 rock bass guitar exercises, rock bass lines and rock bass riffs in rock bass, blues bass and funk bass styles
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(Berklee Guide). Learn the art of creating solid rock bass lines! Whether you're an aspiring or a seasoned bass player, this workshop will help you play with attitude and confidence. It contains a gold mine of riffs and lines found in your favorite rock tunes, exercises to help you develop your own rock bass lines, and strategies for locking in with the drummer and making your line groove. Play along with the killer tracks on the accompanying CD in eight different rock styles.
LET'S GET ROCKIN'! Everything you need to know to be a Rock Monster! ... The chords, the scales, the techniques... Written in a comic book style with large easy to read words and colorful pictures that makes learning, easy, engaging, entertaining, encouraging, and fun! (They call it "playing" bass because is all about having fun!) Also includes biographies of great bass players (Paul McCartney, Geezer Butler, John Paul Jones, Geddy Lee,...) to inspire young rock monsters. Ages 9 - 99.