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Read “The Jazz Bass Book Technique and Tradition” by John Goldsby with Rakuten Kobo. (Book). More than a player’s manual, this book. The Jazz Bass Book Technique and Tradition By John Goldsby (Foreword by Ron Carter) Goldsby is a respected bass player and Bass Player Magazine. I recommend it strongly. When I have time I’ll post more highlights. Now let’s see, The Jazz Bass Book by John Goldsby, or yet another Simandl Etude. hmmm.

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The companion online audio features bass plus rhythm section which allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, presented in slow and fast versions.

Jazz Collins Need to Know? One person found this helpful. Progressive Guitar Method – Book 1. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. It’s not really a method book, but it does offer some insight into styles and harmonic and rhythmic concepts for the beginning or intermediate jazz bassists.

Upcoming Gigs Sun 27 Jan The musical examples and appended information are what make the book worthwhile. As such, it’s more of a disconnected set golrsby essays than a narrative; the discussion of significant bass players is somewhat spotty, and doesn’t go into great detail on their music and style in the way that for example” Todd Coolman’s “The Bass Tradition” does. More than a player’s manual, this book portrays jazz bass as a vital element of 20th century American music.


The History of Jazz. Classical Guitar Masterpieces of the 19th Jzzz. I wouldn’t want this to be my primary source for learning jazz bass, but it’s fun browse, a useful reference and basx good book to learn some new lines and pick up some basic tips. See and discover other items: Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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Jazz Bass Book: Technique and Tradition (Bass Player Musician’s Library series) (Book & CD)

Item s unavailable for purchase. The book is great for bass guitar players – lots of history, different styles of playing etc. I found this book to be a very well put together collection of what gook to be magazine arcticles and short biographies.

The companion audio featuring bass plus rhythm section allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, presented in slow and fast versions. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout.

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The accompanying CD helps illustrate the musical examples for those whose reading and playing technique are at a more basic stage. One of the greatest accompanists of all time and a noted soloist and bandleader, Carter has played with such leading golrsby artists as Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Cannonball Adderley, Herbie Hancock, and many more.


The Jazz Bass Book: Technique and Tradition – John Goldsby – Google Books

The first section of the book is primarily short snapshots of significant bassists, each being composed of a short biography accompanied by brief musical examples. Coltrane and beyond New York City Jazz.

Foreword, by Ron Carter Preface: Mind your threes and twos The Blues Scales – Eb Version. It’s a book to mine for ideas. The New Blue Music.

The Jazz Bass Book, Book – Hal Leonard Online

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms and written notation samples.

The companion CD featuring bass plus rhythm section allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, presented in slow and fast versions. The CD is also excellent, although I wish it carried all the examples in the bxss. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: The Penguin Jazz Guide.