Jazz bass improvisation : a guide to chords, scales, arpeggios & other concepts and techniques for the advancing bassist / Putter Smith.

Smith, Putter. (Author).

  • ISBN: 1423477715
  • ISBN: 9781423477716
  • Description: 1 book (40 p.) + 1 compact disc ; 30 cm.
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : Musicians Institute Press, 2011.

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Content descriptions

General Note: A guide to chords, scales, arpeggios and other concepts and techniques important to improvisation. Appropriate for bassists who already have a good knowledge of their instrument. Can be used for acoustic and electric bass. With a foreword and introduction. The CD contains audio examples.
Contents Note: Track menu -- Foreword -- Introduction/Chord studies -- Melody: where notes come from -- Scales -- Connecting exercises -- Special cases -- More connecting exercises.
Summary: Discover new ways to advance your bass improvisation skills through systematic practice techniques, chord/scale studies, and innovative theory concepts. Whether you play electric, acoustic, or upright bass, you can learn to take your playing to the next level and beyond.
Subject: Bass guitar > Instruction and study.
Guitar > Methods > Self-instruction.