- Item # 0065677
- Model # 14018769
Music editor for Guitar World, Guitar World Acoustic, and Bass Guitar magazines, Matt Scharfglass, provides a new introduction. He is also leader of the rock band Mrs. Grundy. A bassist and multi-inst… Learn More
Reserve Now! This item is backordered but it is available to reserve now. You will not be charged until the item ships.
Ship to Store
2-7 business days
6 Rock Giants Take You Through The Basics of Playing Rock Bass Guitar
Music editor for Guitar World, Guitar World Acoustic, and Bass Guitar magazines, Matt Scharfglass, provides a new introduction. He is also leader of the rock band Mrs. Grundy. A bassist and multi-instrumentalist, he has written over a dozen music books. Six essential bass guitar lessons from the masters of rock bassLesson 1: Chuck Rainey will discuss basic rock and R&B patters, 12-bar blues phrases, and major and minor positions.Lesson 2: Gleen Letsch will cover 2-, 3-, and 4-note bass chords plus basic scales.Lesson 3: John Entwistle, The Who's legendary bassist, will demonstrate dynamic right-hand techniques, tapping and chords.Lesson 4: Beaver Felton will discuss popping and slapping with octaves, slurs, patterns, and much more.Lesson 5: Allen Woody covers funk techniques and working with the drummer.Lesson 6: Solo artist and bassist Stu Hamm, along with Joe Satriani, will demonstrate his unique style.
- See the music and tablature on screen as it's being played
- All right- and left-hand techniques are shown in close-up and with helpful split-screen effects to make learning easy
- Slow motion segments with standard pitch sound
- Artist biographies
- Suggested listening
- Booklet with music examples included