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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I found this book to be a very well put together collection of what seems to be magazine arcticles and short biographies. Don’t have a Kindle? Clawing at the Limits of Cool. However there is no link to any audio files on line, so you miss out on the music.

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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. It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Ships nazz and sold by Amazon.

But those are just quibbles. It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms. But that make me work even harder to, as one of the forefathers of jazz offers in the book, “to imitate, assimilate, and innovate.

The book is great for bass guitar players – lots of history, different styles of playing etc. If you ever looked at the back of your jazz CDs and wondered who those bass players were, this book will be a nice read. There basw a problem filtering reviews right now. The CD is also excellent, although I wish it carried all the examples in the book.

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The Evolving Bassist — Millennium Edition: A widely recorded jazz artist, his CDs as a leader include the critically acclaimed Viewpoint and Tale of the Fingers. Selected pages Title Page. Better Git It in Your Soul. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The format vook self-contained essays makes the book great for browsing. All jszz all, a very entertaining and useful book for jazz bassists of all abilities, and an excellent choice for bedside reading. The accompanying CD helps illustrate the musical examples for those whose reading and playing technique are at a more basic stage.

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Someone just getting to know the jazz bass will be hearing a lot of names listed as important bass players and seeing their names on liner notesand you can find a nice summary of the context and contribution of each of these guys in this book. One person found this helpful. It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms.

Progressive Guitar Method – Book 1. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The companion CD featuring bass plus rhythm section with Goldsby and other top-notch rhythm-section players allows readers to hear technical examples from the book, presented in slow and fast versions. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.