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Spark Your Bass Intros With Cycles Of Note Groupings

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Cycles of note groupings force the listener’s ear to focus on resolution points. Here is a simple application of a cycle of note groupings, used to create movement in a bass intro.

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Create Bass Phrases That Always Feel Good

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The quarter-note pulse is the fundamental rhythm in any bass phrase that musicians and non-musicians can still feel. If your listener’s can feel your quarter-note in all of your bass phrases, I guarantee, they will not get lost when you are taking a bass solo or playing a complicated bass groove.

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Bass Practice

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Ample bass practice is hard to fit in. Yet, regular bass practice for an extended period of time is needed to obtain a lifetime of bass technique. This device allows your bass practice to remain endless! Now you can practice smoothing out your string crossing, funking up your syncopated rhythms on the bass, and increasing…

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Polyrhythms: Play Them Now!

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This polyrhythms bass lesson is designed to accelerate your learning curve for learning how to play polyrhythms and musically apply polyrhythms to your bass playing. Polyrhythms are applied in many styles of music including, African, Indian, Afro-Cuban, and Jazz music. They can be done tastefully or blatantly. Either way, polyrhythms create a specific mood due…

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Resolution Point Matrix

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Intensify your bass grooves and bass solos without relying on playing fast. Do you know which resolution points are most effective with the style of music that you play? The Resolution Point Matrix shows you how to instantly execute powerful rhythmic propulsion! Learn more about Resolution Point Matrix here >>>

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