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Jeff Berlin Bass Mastery: A Complete Reading Course for Beginners
DescriptionThis book was written with a singular purpose in mind: to improve your bass playing skills. Each of the exercises featured in Jeff Berlin Bass Mastery is based on solid music theory concepts and structured academic approaches. This book contains etudes grounded in common (and not so common) chord tonalities written in melodic form. They are all geared to teach when to play the right notes at the right time. Each lesson builds on the previous one to introduce increasingly more sophisticated conce
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Discussed in Tricks to memorize notes on fretboard in the TalkBass community
Everyone has an idea, and I'm no exception. Learn to read by reading, and the fretboard will become as familiar as your hand, plus you learned to read! This is a good way to do it, right here: [link] ... more
I was actually having a lot of luck with this, until I changed tactics. I'm coming back to bass after many years, so I have a lot to work on. For several weeks, I was focusing on reading. For me, combining reading and learning the fret-board was working quite well (though many advise treating them separately). At the moment, ... ... more