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Blues Walking Bass

by Bogdan Radovic

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  • Want to start playing walking bass lines in blues style? In this lesson you will be presented with all the tools you need to be able to instantly improvise your own walking blues bass lines. Example 12 bar walking bass line is included.

    CONTENTS:

    - Roots 5ths and octaves in blues walking bass

    - 2 feel/4 feel

    - Making root, 5th and octave cells

    - Adding the 3rd

    - 12 bar blues form

    - EXAMPLE 12 Bar Blues Walking Bass Line with slow videos and extended angles.

    -Key: F
    -Tempo: 120 bpm
    -Time signature: 4/4
    -Tuning: standard
    -Difficulty: beginner/intermediate

    Equipment I used for getting this sound was: Am Fender Jazz Bass deluxe, equal mix of both pickups with added bass and middle on on-board preamp - then going to the nemesis (eden) amp with a 1x15" and flat eq there.

    Feel free to ask me any questions in the lesson's feedback and in my instructor board at the forum.

    Enjoy and I hope you'll have a lot of fun learning to play walking blues bass lines!

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