Join Jared Meeker for an in-depth discussion in this video Rock and roll licks from the '50s, part of Bass: Teach Yourself.
- All right, now rock and roll licks from the '50s.…So, these are all really short little licks…that you can just play and practice on your own…over and over repetitively,…but right now we're just going to…run through them really quickly.…Check it out, here's the first one.…(bass strums)…Here's another one in the key of B-flat.…(bass strums)…This next one is in the key of F.…
(bass strums)…Let's try this next one in the key of F.…(bass strums)…Let's check out this next rock and roll lick…from the '50s in the key of C.…(bass strums)…And let's check out this next one,…which is also in the key of C.…
(bass strums)…And you probably recognize the sounds of some of these.…Check out this next one in the key of G.…(bass strums)…And this next one is also in the key of G.…(bass strums)…
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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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