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Bass Fitness - An Exercising Handbook: Updated Edition!: Now Including Bonus 5-String Section! (Guitar School)
Description(Guitar School). The purpose of this book is to provide the aspiring bass player with a wide variety of finger exercises for developing the techniques necessary to succeed in today's music scene. It can also play an important role in a bass player's daily practicing program. The 200 exercises are designed to help increase your speed, improve your dexterity, develop accuracy and promote finger independence. Recommended by world-acclaimed bass players, music schools and music magazines, this is th
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Discussed in Learning songs : a good way enough too make progress ? in the TalkBass community
I think you can learn a lot by learning songs, especially if they're challenging and you take the time to learn what the original bassist was actually doing. That said, there's ... ... more
I had a long period of time when I played guitar that was only theory + exercises. I developped a huge technique and a lots of theory knowledge that was usefull to improvise on ... ... more
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