Join Jared Meeker for an in-depth discussion in this video Rock licks in G, C, and D, part of Bass: Teach Yourself.
- Alright you guys are doing great.…So, let's check out some rock licks now.…And these are in a bunch of different keys.…I'll just announce them as we go.…Let's start out with the first one that's in the key of G.…There are some alternate fingerings.…So, there's a bunch of different ways…that you can play this.…You can either use the open G string…or you can play that same note on the D string,…fifth fret.…Here we go.…(drum sticks tapping)…(bass music)…Let's move on to the next rock lick which is also in G.…
Check it out.…(drum sticks tapping)…(bass music)…Cool, so the next rock lick is in the key of C…and it goes between three strings.…Let's check it out.…(drum sticks tapping)…(bass music)…Alright, the next rock lick is in the key of D.…
Check it out.…(drum sticks tapping)…(bass 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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