(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! Audio is accessed online using the unique code inside the 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.
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.
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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!
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The most comprehensive resource available for beginning and experienced guitarists alike, whether acoustic or electric. Completely redesigned and with many more full-color photos than the original, this new edition surveys recent models and profiles current masters, includes an expanded lesson section, and encompasses 10 years of technological change in recording and amplification.
(Musicians Institute Press). Renowned fusion guitarist Dean Brown explains and provides detailed demonstrations of his unique approach to: * Developing drummer-style two-hand rhythmic independence * Developing accurate, consistent rhythm patterns over a variety of grooves * Creating rhythmic variety and texture * Understanding harmonic structures * Applying contemporary improvisational tools and concepts * Improving your ear Includes online access to nearly two hours of video instruction and audio backing tracks for download or streaming, plus notated examples, exercises and progressions, and bonus live performances.
(Guitar). In this distinctive book, renowned bass guitarist and teacher Dom Palmer presents an in-depth insight into the key bass styles and players of rock and pop music from 1950 to the present day. The author focuses on the people, the records and the moments which shaped the development of the instrument through the decades, providing tips and techniques on how to create these sounds. There are fully notated bass lines and tab as well as chord sheets for 13 styles. The CD contains backing tracks as well as demos played by Dominic and sought after musicians from the London pro circuit.
(Bass Method). This songbook correlates with Book 2 of the Hal Leonard Bass Method, giving beginning students great pop & rock songs to play while they are still learning! Includes 20 favorites: Bad, Bad Leroy Brown * Crazy Train * I Heard It Through the Grapevine * Jamming * Jet Airliner * Message in a Bottle * My Generation * No Excuses * Paranoid * Pride and Joy * Ramblin' Man * Summer of '69 * and more. The accompanying audio features every song recorded by a full band, so you can hear how each song sounds and then play along when you're ready. The price of this book includes a unique code that provides access to audio tracks online, for download or streaming. The tracks 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 available exclusively from Hal Leonard.
This book by the founding editor and former publisher of ÃBass PlayerÃ magazine not only celebrates the 50-year history of Fender's revolutionary Precision Bass it also Ã¤ for the first time Ã¤ illuminates the full scope of its profound impact on music and society. Focusing on the bass' artistic influence it details the technical milestones that gave the bass its musical power. This book also describes the impact of the bass in the hands of such visionaries as James Jamerson; cheers the innovations of rockers like Jack Bruce Paul McCartney John Entwistle and Sting; and honors the inspired work of such virtuosos as Jaco Pastorius. Loaded with black & white and 100 stunning color photos.
(Bass Method). Play your favorite hits from the Beatles, Nirvana, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Garth Brooks, Eric Clapton and more with this songbook that correlates with Book 1 of the Hal Leonard Bass Method ! The songs are presented in order of difficulty, beginning with simple one- and two-string bass lines and ending with songs that contain many notes, including all four strings. Gives beginning bass students great pop & rock songs to play while they are still learning! Includes 20 favorites: All the Small Things * Come as You Are * Crossfire * Friends in Low Places * Great Balls of Fire * Imagine * Lady Madonna * My Girl * Peggy Sue * Smoke on the Water * Surfin' U.S.A. * Takin' Care of Business * Walk of Life * Wild Thing * Wonderful Tonight * and more! The online audio includes demos and backing tracks so that you can play along with the band! 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.