The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play
By Ron Manus and L.C. Harnsberger
Alfred's Basic Bass Guitar Library
Bass Guitar Method or Supplement
Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Bass Method-the first and best choice for today's beginning bass student. Alfred's Basic Bass Method features clear, well-paced instruction covering popular styles like rock, blues, country, and jazz with lots of photos and diagrams. With the companion demonstration CD, bassists can listen to all the examples as they are meant to be played. Learn triplets, 6/8 and 12/8 time, new notes and scales, how to create bass lines, dynamics, hammer-ons and pull-offs, the blues, slap and pop technique, and licks in the styles of famous bass players.