Fretless – First Notes

April 28th, 2016

Mark Egan gets you started with your new fretless bass by giving you a comprehensive set of seven exercises that focus on intonation.

Fretless: Melodic Grooves

February 12th, 2016

Utilize the articulations and phrasings introduced in Mark’s other packs in service of the groove – slides, vibrato, scoops, hammer-ons, and other techniques are used to make unique grooves that really sing.

Chord Studies Part 3: Voice Leading

November 12th, 2015

The third and final pack in Felix Pastorius’ Chord Studies Series is particularly beautiful. Felix demonstrates his innovative approach to voice leading descending drop 2 chords through the major scale. For advanced players.

Chord Studies Part 2: Voice Leading

October 29th, 2015

The second pack in Felix Pastorius’ Chord Studies Series is not for the faint of heart. Felix demonstrates his innovative approach to voice leading drop 2 chords through the major scale. Advanced players will discover a wealth of information in this pack.

Getting Sound From Different Amps

October 15th, 2015

Mike Pope teaches you everything your need to know to get a good, personalized sound from any amp or speaker. His systematic approach will help you find a workable sound in almost any situation.

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.

Fretless: Articulation & Phrasing

September 17th, 2015

Mark Egan shows you the techniques that will help you get the nuance and emotion out of your fretless to make it really sing.

Fretless: The Right Hand Attack and Touch

August 11th, 2015

Mark Egan focuses on the oft neglected right hand and helps you to improve your attack and touch. The lessons are also useful for fretted players looking for right hand guidance. For beginning players.

Fretless: The Left Hand

July 21st, 2015

Mark Egan introduces some fun exercises for the fretless bass that will help you with your left hand strength, dexterity, and intonation. The lessons are also useful for fretted players looking for left hand guidance. For beginning players.

Fretless – Overview and Basics

July 14th, 2015

Mark Egan’s introduction to fretless bass. You’ll learn how to set up your fretless, use equalizers and effects, and get your first notes using fret lines.

Getting Sound From Your Bass

June 15th, 2015

In this pack, Mike Pope teaches you everything your need to know to get a good, personalized sound from your bass. You’ll learn how to use your hands and your basses built in controls to alter your tone. For beginning players.

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!

Fretboard Navigation 3: Spread Voicings

May 26th, 2015

This pack advances upon the already powerful ideas introduced in Fretboard Navigation 1 and 2 by introducing new permutations to your fretboard navigation practice routine. This series is of an intermediate to advanced level.

Theory Reference Pack: Chords: Seventh Chords

May 1st, 2015

In this pack, Robin Keats introduces you to seventh chords. Seventh chords are used to describe groupings of four notes and are fundamental to all styles of music. This pack is for beginning or intermediate players.

Theory Reference Pack: Chords: Triads

In this pack, Robin Keats introduces you to triads. Triads are the basic three note groupings or chords that are fundamental to all music. This pack is a must have for all beginning players.

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.

Bass ASAP 9

April 1st, 2015

In this pack, you will learn the Root-5-8 pattern that is essential to all styles of bass playing. New play-along tracks are provided for further practice.

Bass ASAP 8

This pack explores new techniques, and musical concepts. Learn the Finger-Roll technique to help you play across the E and A strings. Learn the interval relationships of I to IV and I to V, as well as playing octaves between the E and A strings.

Bass ASAP 7

March 9th, 2015

In this pack, you will learn how to play the octaves of all six notes on the A string. The four different play-along tracks will help you will practice the A string octaves in context, with mixed rhythms.

Technique Pack

February 26th, 2015

In this pack, Tom Kennedy teaches you about both right and left hand technique. The exercises will help you achieve better tone, play more fluidly, play faster, and play with more consistency. This pack is for beginning players.

Bass ASAP 6

February 24th, 2015

In this pack, you will learn the three new notes on the A string: A#, B, and C#. You will practice the notes with mixed rhythms in three new play-along tracks.

Bass ASAP 5

In this pack, you will learn three notes on the A string: A, C, and D, and practice them in context with four different mixed-rhythm play-along tracks.