Upright Bass Advanced: Week #5
List of Goals for the week:
Warm Up: Tuning using harmonics
Scale: G minor 2 octave scale
Paragraph summary of what was covered in class
In class we worked on tuning using harmonics, playing a 2 octave g minor scale, the indian 4 note exercise, recognizing shapes of TRIADS in the fingerboard, reviewing our walking bass lines from the previous week, and time keeping. We read through Fare The Well.
Assignment for next week
Play along with chord progression from the “walking bass line worksheet” using a ROOT, THIRD, FIFTH, THIRD pattern for each chord.
How to Practice this at home
Play along with the jazz drums here.
Charts + Sheet Music + Diagrams