Here’s one of the easiest ways to introduce contrary motion into your bass melodies. Your melodies will sound more interesting. And, not a lot of bass players do it.[Read more…] about How to make your bass melodies more interesting
Want your listener to hear the chord changes during your bass solo?
Harmonic clarity is the key to playing a bass solo that doesn’t rely on someone else to sound out the chords.[Read more…] about Make bass solos with strong direction using this easy method
If you want to know how you can make your jazz bass lines sound more modern, keep watching.
This is my favorite way you can mix the Melodic Minor Scale into your jazz bass lines to get that modern sound.[Read more…] about How to quickly sound modern with the melodic minor scale
Have you ever wanted to play a melody and bass line at the same time on the bass?
I’ll show you how with these simple steps![Read more…] about Play melody and a bass line at the same time
You’ll often hear a Lydian sound played in a lot of epic intros and outros of songs.
A lot of Jazz musicians will also play a Lydian sound when resolving to a Major chord.
In this bass lesson, I’ll show you what the Lydian sound is. You’ll also learn the quickest way to evoke this sound in your bass solos, using a specific triad and scale.