Hal Leonard Jazz Bass Improvisation

Bass School

  • By Putter Smith
  • With the help of systemic practice, chord/scale exercises and innovative theory concepts, this book offers new ways to raise jazz solos on the bass to new heights.
  • It does not matter whether you play an electric bass or double bass, these approaches are fundamental for all bass variants
  • The included CD contains 34 play-along tracks with piano accompaniment, so that the theory concepts that have just been learned can be put into practice immediately
  • Contents: Improvisational concepts, jazz theory, chord studies, scale models, arpeggios and more
  • The book is kept in standard notation (no tablature)
  • With CD and 34 demo tracks!
  • Written in English

Further information

Level Of Degree Intermediate
Suitable For Children No
Incl. Notes Yes
With Tabs No
Main Theme Blues No
Main Theme Jazz Yes
Main Theme Rock No
German Language No
English Language Yes
Format A4

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Algirdas, 01.06.2015
I decided to purchase this book based on the highly positive reviews that I'd read online. I haven't finished it yet but so far it seems well written and easy to understand. It also comes with a free disc that contains more than thirty backing tracks to play along to. Needless to say, it is best suited for more advanced players looking to expand their theoretical knowledge and jazz vocabulary rather than learn the basics. It provides a slightly different approach to things you may have already heard of. Although not very thick, this book seems like a good value. I am looking forward to finishing it and becoming a better musician!
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