New Release – Walking Bass Lines for Guitar – The Blues in 12 keys Book I

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Book 1 – Walking Bass Lines for Guitar – The Blues in 12 keys

The Blues in 12 Keys – Walking Bass Lines for Guitar Book I

The Blues in 12 Keys is a complete guide for the guitarist demonstrating the devices
used to play walking bass lines and chords in solo or accompaniment settings.
Including
Bebop Blues progression, Minor Blues & Blues with a Bridge, 3 note shell voicings, Chord inversions, Chromatic approach notes, Voice leading, Triads, 7th chords, Harmonic anticipation, Pedal points, Turnarounds, Tri tone substitution.

Part 1. Demonstrates the various techniques used to provide forward motion into bass lines and outlines comping patterns to build a fluid walking bass style for all musical situations.
The exercises build in a stepwise manner and are designed to give the guitarist a solid foundation in the walking bass style incorporating 3 note shell voicings.

Part 2. Expands on the lessons and techniques used in Part 1 providing the guitarist with 60 choruses of examples written out in all 12 keys covering the Jazz & Bebop blues progressions.

Part 3. Blues with a Bridge in 12 keys – Classic blues form of AABA 3 choruses of Blues with a Rhythm Changes bridge. Completely notated with walking bass lines and shell voicings.

Part 4. Minor Blues in 12 keys – includes 24 choruses of notated examples of Minor Blues walking bass lines and shell voicings.

All examples are shown in Guitar Tab and Standard notation.

Includes MP3 playalong .

Bass Conversations Episode 0002 Transcribing, how to construct walking bass lines, the jazz album bucket list

Bass Conversations episode 0002

Transcribing, how to construct walking bass lines, and the jazz album bucket list. Views on these topics and more with Steven Mooney from Constructing Walking Jazz Bass Lines

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Constructing Walking Jazz Bass Lines Book and Lesson promotion. Buy any five books from our collection of walking bass books and receive 5 free bass lessons. Constructing Walking Jazz Bass Lines Book and lesson deal. From now until January 1st 2019 we are running a jazz bass promotion. Book I The Blues in 12 keys. … Read more Jazz Bass Book and Lesson Promo.

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Walking bass line Masters.
Next time your listening to your favorite bass player walk bass lines, take the time to really tune into the finer details. How are they outlining the ii V progression, or the turnaround, or how are they setting up the top of the tune as the soloists change over?

Jazz Blues in 12 keys

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The Jazz Blues in 12 keys – A couple of weeks ago I started a blog post on Facebook titled A day in the life. The post focuses on what I’m practicing at the moment. As I often do, Ive gone back to practicing the blues in 12 keys. It really is a great way … Read more Jazz Blues in 12 keys

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What was going to be a routine update to our website ended up being much more. Oh well it was time to upgrade anyway.  Over the coming weeks we will be expanding our new site which will be in more of a blog format. There will still be the Jazz bass resources : walking bass … Read more The Jazz Bass Blog – Just getting started

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