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Jazz Bass Book, The (Bk/Cd)
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Sheet Music
Voicing/Format String Bass
Composer Goldsby, John
Publisher Hal Leonard Publishing Corp

Price: $29.99

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

Catalog #00330977

UPC code: 073999309775

More than a player's manual, this book portrays jazz bass as a vital element o f 20th century American music. Citing examples from key recordings in the jazz canon, the book defines the essence of the musical contributions made by more than 70 important jazz bassists, including Ray Brown, Eddie Gomez, Charles Mi ngus, Milt Hinton and many others. Bassists get expert guidance on mastering p roper technique, practice methods and improvisation, plus new insight into the theoretical and conceptual aspects of jazz. The companion CD featuring bass p lus rhythm section allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, pr esented in slow and fast versions. It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms.

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