Nate Watts’ Greatest Hits: Assorted Artists

October 11th, 2018

Nate Watts explores some the greatest hits he recorded for various artists including Michael Jackson, the Pointer Sisters, and Sergio Mendes. Nate demonstrates his lines and offers stories about the recordings.

Nate Watt: Influences

In this pack, Nate Watts explores some of his influences and discusses his early adoption of the keyboard bass.

Nate Watts’ Greatest Hits: Stevie Wonder

October 10th, 2018

Nate Watts explores some the greatest hits he recorded for Stevie Wonder. In addition to demonstrating the lines, Nate offers stories and anecdotes about the recording sessions themselves.

Articulation & Sound

March 30th, 2016

Mike Pope explores articulation and sound and how it can affect a particular feel or groove. Mike gives several side-by-side comparisons that make his ideas clear and make the lessons fun to practice along to. For intermediate or advanced players.

Harmonics

October 21st, 2015

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 6 different lessons on harmonics, running the gamut from natural, artificial and chord harmonics to sliding harmonics. The lessons are intermediate in level and will open up new palettes of sound for you.

Hand Exercises

October 7th, 2015

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 8 different lessons on hand exercises, stressing muscle development for strength, stamina, flexibility and tone for both the right and left hands. The lessons are beginner to advanced and are guaranteed to prepare you physically and mentally for any and all musical tasks at hand.

Tapping

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 8 different lessons on tapping, from proper technique and tapped chords and scales, to two-handed tapping for bass-and-chord rhythmic patterns. The lessons are intermediate to advanced and will result in tapping becoming a major component of your playing vocabulary.

Creating a Groove

June 26th, 2015

In this pack, Tom Kennedy explains how he views funk grooves as either on beat or off beat. The six lessons each have a rich example that explores this concept and provides a fun, challenging way to practice it. Recommended for advanced players.

Looping

June 9th, 2015

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 8 different lessons using a loop pedal to develop time, groove, feel, articulation and phrasing. He also explores improvised groove and soloing concepts. The lessons are beginner to intermediate and will tighten up your time as well as inspire your creativity.

Bass Guru Sample Pack

May 27th, 2015

Check out this FREE sampler from Bass Guru! Just add this pack to your cart and go through our check out to create an account and try this pack for free today!

Tone

April 10th, 2015

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 7 different lessons on tone, featuring plucking positions, muting, attack, note duration, dynamics, sustain, and playing spaces and accents. The lessons are beginner to intermediate and will serve as a vital source to your overall sound.

Soloing

March 10th, 2015

In this pack, bass superstar Victor Wooten offers 10 different lessons on soloing, ranging from construction and development concepts to chord tones and scales. The lessons are intermediate to advanced and will change the way you think about taking a solo

Fretboard Navigation 1: Triads – Part 1

December 4th, 2014

Felix introduces you to a powerful set of exercises that he has developed to help you learn to navigate your fretboard in new and exciting ways. This series is of an intermediate to advanced level and will have you seeing the neck in a totally new light.

Warm-Up Pack

October 20th, 2014

7 different lessons covering both the physical and mental aspects of proper warm-up.

Thumb Technique Pack

7 different lessons on thumb technique, from basic angle, attack and motion to double plucking and thumbing.

Advanced Thumb Technique Pack

8 different advanced thumb technique lessons, with the focus on triplets, chords and open-hammer plucks.

Theory Reference Pack – Modes of the Major Scale

Extends your knowledge of scales by teaching you all of the modes of the major scale.

Theory Reference Pack – Scales

Covers every scale that you will need to know while exploring Bass Guru

Bass ASAP 4

Four different play-along tracks for more practice working with the octave using mixed rhythms.

Bass ASAP 3

Practice the octave on the first six notes of the E string and then put it into context with a play-along.

Bass ASAP 2

Learn three more notes on the E string: F, F#, and G#. You will learn several rhythms: the whole note, half note, and quarter note.

Bass ASAP 1

Learn the first steps of playing bass: How to tune, set your amplifier, proper right and left hand technique, and three important notes: E, G, and A on the lowest string of the bass – the E string.