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Hal Leonard Electric Bass Method, Bk. 1
Hal Leonard Electric Bass Method, Bk. 1
by Ed Friedland
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The Hal Leonard Bass Method is designed for anyone just learning to play electric bass. It is based on years of teaching bass students of all ages, and it also reflects some of the best bass teaching ideas from around the world! The second edition has... (read more)

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Play Bass Guitar with CD (Audio) (Step One)
Play Bass Guitar with CD (Audio) (Step One)
by Peter Pickow
Synopsis
Learn to play blues, rock, and country styles. Covers everything from how to tune the bass to advanced techniques like string-slapping and thumb slapping.... (read more)

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Electric Bass Guitar
Electric Bass Guitar
by Jon Sievert
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The original 1984 edition of this title presented a definitive approach to the theory, practice and performance of electric bass guitar. As such, it gained wide recognition and acceptance as the best single-volume work in its field. Now, in response to... (read more)

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The Bassist's Bible: How to Play Every Bass Style from Afro-Cuban to Zydeco
The Bassist's Bible: How to Play Every Bass Style from Afro-Cuban to Zydeco
by Tim Boomer
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The incredible diversity of the bass guitar is revealed in this newly revised, all-inclusive style guide. Each chapter covers particular styles or families of styles, gradually introducing players to techniques that will allow them to get the most out of... (read more)

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101 Blues Patterns for Bass Guitar
101 Blues Patterns for Bass Guitar
by Larry Mccabe
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This collection showcases a variety of bass patterns that can be applied to blues recordings and performances, even by the novice.... (read more)

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The Bass Player's Handbook
The Bass Player's Handbook
by Greg Mooter
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It's your bass - take care of it! The Bass Player's Handbook provides bassists with a complete guide to understanding the origin and workings of their instrument. Greg Mooter outlines fundamental concepts of proper fingering, tone production and good... (read more)

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Learn to Play Bass Guitar: A Beginner's Guide to Bass Guitar [With CD (Audio)]
Learn to Play Bass Guitar: A Beginner's Guide to Bass Guitar [With CD (Audio)]
by Phil Capone
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This hardcover book with internal wire-o binding is 6.5in x 8in is a perfect size for readers to keep handy and reference often. The stylish design of the book, along with the interior photographs, illustrations and diagrams, make the learning process... (read more)

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Heavy Metal Bass Licks Volume 2
Heavy Metal Bass Licks Volume 2
by Stephan Richter
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Features another 130 classic Heavy Metal bass licks including slapping and tapping styles. Great for players looking for new ideas to expand their playing or find new grooves to jam on. Also makes an excellent supplement to the other Progressive Heavy... (read more)

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Bass Basics: Steps One & Two Combined with CD (Audio) (Ultimate Beginner)
Bass Basics: Steps One & Two Combined with CD (Audio) (Ultimate Beginner)
by Dale Titus
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This book and CD package is designed to help aspiring musicians take the first step toward experiencing the fun of playing music, and is packed full of tips, lessons, and practical knowledge. Contents include bass basics, picking techniques, common bass... (read more)

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Jaco Pastorius -- Modern Electric Bass: Book & CD [With CD] (Manhattan Music Publications)
Jaco Pastorius -- Modern Electric Bass: Book & CD [With CD] (Manhattan Music Publications)
by Jaco Pastorious
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Jaco Pastorius , one of the greatest bass players of all time, forged a landmark bass style that still permeates music today. His melodic sense, delicate touch, and groundbreaking bass grooves have influenced generations of musicians, while his music has... (read more)

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The R&B Bass Masters: The Way They Play
The R&B Bass Masters: The Way They Play
by Ed Friedland
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R&B Masters is a close examination of the legendary R&B bassists that shaped modern music. Explore the styles of Duck Dunn, Chuck Rainey, George Porter, James Jamerson, Jerry Jemmot, David Hood and many others through written examples and play-along... (read more)

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers: A Step-By-Step Breakdown of Flea's Bass Style & Technique with CD (Audio)
The Red Hot Chili Peppers: A Step-By-Step Breakdown of Flea's Bass Style & Technique with CD (Audio)
by Dale Turner
Synopsis
Explore the grooves and riffs of Flea's brilliant bass work with this in-depth exploration into 12 RHCP songs: Aeroplane * Behind the Sun * Breaking the Girl * Fight like a Brave * Give It Away * Higher Ground * Jungle Man * Knock Me Down * Love... (read more)

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Introducing Bass: With CD
Introducing Bass: With CD
by Stephan Richter
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An easy introduction to the basics of playing Bass guitar. Includes riffs, licks, arpeggios, slides, hammer-ons and progressions covering Rock, Metal, Blues, Funk & Reggae styles. Music and tablature notation are used throughout. Comes with audio CD.... (read more)

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Building Walking Bass Lines
Building Walking Bass Lines
by Ed Friedland
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A walking bass line is the most common approach to jazz bass playing, but it is also used in rock music, blues, rockabilly, RandB, gospel, Latin, country and many other types of music. The term 'walking' is used to describe the moving feeling that... (read more)

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Teach Yourself Bass Guitar with DVD (Step One Teach Yourself)
Teach Yourself Bass Guitar with DVD (Step One Teach Yourself)
by Amsco Publications
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Your all-in-one package for learning to play the bass guitar. The book gets you playing right away and allows you to practice along with accompanying audio tracks. The DVD features an expert teacher and more.... (read more)

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Complete Bass Player Bk. 2 #2: Complete Bass Player: Book 2
Complete Bass Player Bk. 2 #2: Complete Bass Player: Book 2
by Phil Mulford
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Book 2 in this "street-wise" course moves on to cover warm-ups, ear-training exercises, scales and arpeggios, 12-bar blues, rock riffs, reading, and syncopation.... (read more)

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Music Reading for Bass - The Complete Guide (Essential Concepts)
Music Reading for Bass - The Complete Guide (Essential Concepts)
by Wendi Hrehovcsik
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A comprehensive source for sight-reading fundamentals, including notes, rhythms, keys, positions, and scale forms. Also teaches reading from chord symbols, following charts, creating walking bass lines, slides, ghost notes, and other techniques.... (read more)

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You Can Teach Yourself Electric Bass with CD (Audio) (You Can Teach Yourself)
You Can Teach Yourself Electric Bass with CD (Audio) (You Can Teach Yourself)
by Mike Hiland
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This method is loaded with information. In the author's words, "The electric bass is in a very exciting developmental period. No longer does it just provide 'low-end support.' Now entire songs are built around the bass line." This method is both easy to... (read more)

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Basix Bass Method
Basix Bass Method
by Morton Manus
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Basix(R) Bass Method supplies you with everything you need to get started! It includes tips on buying and maintaining your instrument, teaches how to read TAB and standard music notation and includes instruction in a wide range of popular styles... (read more)

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Art of the Slap: Develop Your Own Bass Grooves & Chops over Various Stap Retaled Styles of Music
Art of the Slap: Develop Your Own Bass Grooves & Chops over Various Stap Retaled Styles of Music
by Brian Emmel
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This slap bass method book, designed for advanced beginning to intermediate bassists, is based on the understanding and application of modes. The focus is on the concept of groove sculpting from modes, and not on actual right and left hand techniques... (read more)

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