Getting Different Tones From A Fender Jazz Bass

Share this

The iconic Fender Jazz bass guitar has been imitated for decades. The instrument is so versatile and this video shows you how to coax a number of different tones from it.

Some famous Fender Jazz players include Jaco Pastorius, Joe Osborn, Bobby Vega, Marcus Miller, and Geddy Lee. It can be played in so many genres due to the pickup placement allowing for multiple different tones. Funk, blues, jazz, rock, pop - it can do it all!

Watch the video to learn how to alter the tone by selecting certain pickups and/or altering your hand position.

If you get any value from my lessons and would like to help keep this site running and the weekly lessons flowing, click the button below for a small donation. Even something small really helps me cover running costs!

I don't share your details with any other party and won't crowd your inbox. Privacy policy.

Latest Lessons

Page [tcb_pagination_current_page] of [tcb_pagination_total_pages]

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}

Get this Free E-Book

Learn how to reach a higher level with your bass playing