Introduction To ModesWelcome to this guide to the major scale modes and how you can use them in your bass playing.First, I want you not to get too bogged down into how modes are formed and the theory behind them. ...

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Chord ProgressionsBass players tend not to play chords but there's no denying they're fun; not to mention useful to know. This video lesson takes you through the key of G major and harmonises it to get a set of seven ...

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Modes are cool. However, they can be tricky to learn at first. If you know the major and natural minor scales then it's easy! This video lesson shows you how.Check out more bass guitar lessons here.Here's a video of me ...

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I learnt this collection of notes over 25 years ago and I still make music from it every day. This is an exercise for bass that you can use to make your own basslines up, improvise, and compose. It is ...

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Knowing music theory means nothing unless you can make some music from it. It doesn't matter if you're just jamming, playing a solo bass gig, composing or playing in a band; you want to be able to make music from ...

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An interval is simply the distance between two musical notes. The key to learning them on the bass guitar is to match a pattern to a sound. This video lesson takes you through the most important shapes and gives you ...

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Your ability to play really great bass lines goes up not down when you understand a bit of music theory. This video shows you how to use scales, triads, arpeggios and chords on the bass guitar. Theory can be an ...

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It can be confusing knowing how to approach learning scales or indeed what they actually are used for. This video lesson shows you probably the most common scales used in bass playing: the major and natural minor scales and their ...

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If you are comfortable with the relationship between scales, arpeggios, triads and chords, you can create bass lines with ease as well as strengthen your musical ear. This video takes you through the formation of major, minor, diminished and augmented ...

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Bass guitar scales are easier to learn than you think. If you know that a scale is simply a collection of notes with a specific pattern then you can map that pattern out on the fretboard and memorise it easily. ...

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