The Hal Leonard Bass Method is designed for anyone just learning to playelectric bass. It is based on years of teaching bass students of allages, and it also reflects some of the best bass teaching ideas fromaround the world! The second edition has been totally revised andfeatures all new engravings and photos. The books have been updated tomeet the needs of today's bass students by renowned bassist and authorEd Friedland.
Book 1 teaches: tuning, playing position;musical symbols; notes within the first five frets; common bass lines,patterns and rhythms; rhythms through eighth notes; playing tips andtechniques; more than 100 great songs, riffs and examples; and more! Theaudio, accessed online for download or streaming, includes 44 full-bandtracks for demonstration or play-along.