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Ron Carter - Building Jazz Bass Lines






Product Code: BJBL
Publisher: Hal Leonard
ISBN-13: 978-0793586349
ISBN-10: 0-7935-8634-8
UPC-A: 073999215519
48 pages

by Ron Carter

In this book/CD pack, bass legend Ron Carter illustrates step by step the basic concepts of creating bass lines; constructing lines using non-harmonic tones and diverse rhythms; playing in fast tempos; and developing tone and pitch. Includes a play-along CD with an all-star rhythm section and isolated bass parts, so players can listen to Ron play the sample written lines, practice them with the CD, then create their own lines with the guitar, piano and drums backing them up. Songs included are: Eight, Little Waltz, Nearly


Little Waltz