Join Jared Meeker for an in-depth discussion in this video Bass licks in the keys of F and B flat, part of Bass: Teach Yourself.
- All right, and now, for bass licks…in the key of F and B flat.…So, these are a bunch of eighth note bass exercises…and grooves that you can practice to switch…from your walking index and middle fingers…over strings either going from…a thicker string to a thinner string…from I to M or the opposite way,…just to get used to the different…crossing possibilities that you will have.…So, let's check out the first one in F.…Here we go.…
(rhythmic tapping)…(rock music)…All right, let's check out the next one, which is also an F.…Here we go.…(rhythmic tapping)…(rock music)…All right, now let's move on to the next example in the key…of B flat that just moves between the thinnest two strings.…Here we go.…(rhythmic tapping)…(rock music)…All right, and the next example also is in B flat.…
It just jumps down to the third string…for that low note at the very end.…Here we go.…(rhythmic tapping)…(rock music)…
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- Buying a bass
- Tuning your bass
- Holding your bass
- Left-hand technique
- Getting acquainted with music and tablature
- Notes on the first three strings
- The natural minor scale
- Sharps and naturals
- Key signatures and the major scale
- Ties and quarter notes
- Rock bass and heavy metal licks with syncopation
- Playing chords
- Playing licks from the 1950s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Notes on the First Three Strings
3. More Notes, Scales, and Accidentals
4. Introducing Keys and Eighth Notes
5. New Rhythms, Techniques, and Keys
6. Playing Up the Neck and a New Key
7. New Rhythms and Keys
8. Chords and More
9. Licks from Different Eras
Conclusion and credits2m 3s
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