Bass Archives

Rhythm'n Jazz (Book & CD) (Ultimate Play-Along for Bass)
Overall Rating:
Total Customer Reviews: (1)
List Price: $19.95
Availability:
The scores, parts and MASTER TRACKS Alain Caron’s CD Rhythm’n Jazz. The play-along CD contains the exact tracks that appear on Alain’s album — minus the bass — so you can play with these great musicians. Songs include: The Bump
* Fat Cat
* District 6
* Slam the Clown
* Little Miss Match
* I.C.U.
* Cherokee Drive
* Fight of the Bumble Bee
* Donna Lee
* Intuitions.
Jazz Bowing Techniques For The Improvising Bassist (Book & CD Set)
Overall Rating:
Total Customer Reviews: (0)
List Price: $22.04
Sale Price: $17.97
Availability: Usually ships in 6-10 business days
(Book + CD) A complete approach to improvising arco jazz with step-by-step instructions, exercises, and diagrams. Transcriptions of Slam Stewart, Jimmy Blanton, Paul Chambers, Eddie Gomez, and John Goldsby. Includes compositions by and for famous bass players. Highly recommended!

Tunes: Bowin’ The Blues; Festus Yukan; Grahi; Blues For Sarka; Gotta Git; Roll Down, Roll On

Transcribed Solos: Jimmy Blanton (Sophisticated Lady & Mr. J.B. Blues), Leroy ‘Slam’ Stewart (I Got Rhythm), Paul Chambers (Tale Of The Fingers & The Theme), Eddie Gomez (Elsa), John Goldsby (Lava, Three Short Stories for Bass and Piano, The Cupbearers).

Bass Notes (Book & CD Set)
Overall Rating:
Total Customer Reviews: (2)
List Price: $19.94
Sale Price: $15.37
Availability: Usually ships in 6-10 business days
Transcriptions and bass lines played by John Goldsby from play-a-long recordings Volumes 41, 48 and 55. Includes bass lines from the tracks Alone Together, Whats New, Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me, Yesterday, All The Things You Are, and 5 more with instruction/analysis for each tune. Discusses the rules to bass line construction as well as the overall role of the bass in the combo.
The Jazz Bass Book: Technique and Tradition (Bass Player Musician's Library)Book & Online Audio
Overall Rating:
Total Customer Reviews: (0)
List Price: $29.99
Sale Price: $16.42
Availability: Usually ships in 1-2 business days
More than a playerÕs manual, this book portrays jazz bass as a vital element of 20th century American music. Citing examples from key recordings in the jazz canon, the book defines the essence of the musical contributions made by more than 70 important jazz bassists, including Ray Brown, Eddie Gomez, Charles Mingus, Milt Hinton and many others. Bassists get expert guidance on mastering proper technique, practice methods and improvisation, plus new insight into the theoretical and conceptual aspects of jazz. The companion CD featuring bass plus rhythm section allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, presented in slow….

[Read More]