Join Jared Meeker for an in-depth discussion in this video The key of E major, part of Bass: Teach Yourself.
- All right.…You guys are doing great.…Just keep practicing this type of stuff…and your fingers will definitely get stronger…and hopefully you guys are already seeing…massive improvements in your playing already.…Let's check out the key of E major.…So here, it's four sharps.…You have F sharp, C sharp, G sharp and D sharp.…Let's try playing this in position.…(drumsticks beat four-note intro)…(plays guitar)…All right.…
Let's move through that scale with some different movements,…jumping from some of the notes in the scale.…Check out this next lick.…(drumsticks beat four-note intro)…(plays guitar lick)…All right, let's do another scale pattern…and this one is in 3/4.…
Here we go.…(drumsticks beat three-note intro)…(plays guitar scale pattern)…
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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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