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Bass Guitar Exercises for Dummies [With CD (Audio)]


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Introduction. Part I: Preparing to Practice. Chapter 1: Reviewing Practice Fundamentals. Chapter 2: Warming Up Your Right and Left Hands. Part II: Scales (Modes) and Chords. Chapter 3: Playing Scales (Modes). Chapter 4: Playing Mode Sequences. Chapter 5: Working with Arpeggios. Chapter 6: Combining Seventh Chords. Part III: Rhythm and the Groove. Chapter 7: Building the Groove Skeleton. Chapter 8: Accessing the Groove Apex. Chapter 9: Setting Up with the Groove Tail. Chapter 10: Combining Rhythms. Part IV: Turning Exercises into Music. Chapter 11: Feeling the Eighth-Note Groove. Chapter 12: Working the Sixteenth-Note Groove. Chapter 13: Trippin' on Triplets. Part V: The Part of Tens. Chapter 14: Ten Essential Elements of a Great Practice Session. Chapter 15: Ten Famous Tunes That Incorporate the Exercises in This Book. Part VI: Appendixes. Appendix A: How to Use the CD. Appendix B: Extended Range Basses and Practice Goals.

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Patrick Pfeiffer has recorded with George Clinton, Phoebe Snow, Jimmy Norman (Coasters), Paul Griffin (Steely Dan), Bernard Purdie (Steely Dan), Carlos Alomar (David Bowie), and Mike Kissel's KMA All-Stars, to name a few.

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