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The Jazz Bass Book Technique and Tradition By John Goldsby (Foreword by Ron Carter) Goldsby is a respected bass player and Bass Player Magazine. Read “The Jazz Bass Book Technique and Tradition” by John Goldsby with Rakuten Kobo. (Book). More than a player’s manual, this book. (Book). More than a player’s manual, this book portrays jazz bass as a vital element of 20th century American music. Citing examples from key recordings in the.

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Explores the life and work of more than 70 important bassists, including: It also offers play-along tracks of typical chord progressions and song forms. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Bass Player Musician’s Library Paperback: Hal Leonard Corporation- Music – pages. Share your thoughts with other customers. Better Git It in Your Soul. The Essential Jazz Recordings. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. The New Blue Music. Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings. 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 Mingus, Milt Hinton and many others.

I have gained so much respect and awe for these pioneers of jazz and the blues, and this book is by far the best jazz compendium on the musical market today.


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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. Blok Leonard Corporation Amazon. The Blues Scales – Eb Version. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The musical examples and appended information are what make the book worthwhile. jazs

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But it’s still both entertaining and educational. Please try again later. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. As such, it’s more of a disconnected set of 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” Basss Coolman’s “The Bass Tradition” does.

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You submitted the following rating and review. I don’t think this book will teach anyone to play bass and Mohn don’t think that’s the book’s intention anyway, but it will broaden your horizons. A loose collection of essays with helpful information for aspiring jazz bassists. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Technique and Tradition Bass player musician’s library Book Series.


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Upcoming Gigs Sun 27 Jan You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout. How to write a great review. Buy the selected items together This item: See and discover other items: The parts in the book about actually playing make it a good companion to a more methodical bass method book, with transcriptions of great players’ solos as well as more exercise-oriented pieces developed by Goldsby to help your technique.

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Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Bassists get expert guidance on mastering proper technique, practice methods, and vass, plus new insight into the theoretical and conceptual aspects of jazz.

The latter section- almost an appendix- consists of boook examples of styles and techniques. English Choose a language for shopping. Bassists get expert guidance on mastering proper technique, practice methods and improvisation, plus new insight into the theoretical and conceptual aspects of jazz. Set up a giveaway. The Jazz Bass Book: Please review your cart.

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