Upright Bass Intermediate

Upright Bass Intermediate: Week #2

Week #2


List of Goals for the week:

  • Warm Up: Scales with the bow

  • Scale: Eb major scale

  • Technique: 3.5 position

  • Repertoire: Mardi Gras in New Orleans

  • Additional Studies:


Paragraph summary of what was covered in class

We reviewed the Ab scale from last week. We had an introduction to triplet and quarter note triplets. We played our individual parts to Careless Love. We worked on time keeping and we learned a new groove.


Assignment for next week

Practice your Eb scale. Practice Mardi Gras in New Orleans with the prescribed fingering.


How to Practice this at home

Play along with the recording.


Charts + Sheet Music + Diagrams

Eb major scale, slow, medium and fast mp3

Eb major pdf

MArdi Gras in New Orleans pdf

Mardi Gras in New Orleans Mp3

Triplet exercise pdf


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