Ultimate Slap Bass
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Ultimate Slap Bass Beginner Level is the first of three interactive books to cover the slap bass technique in detail. Adapted from the highly successful print edition, this book covers the basics, from the mechanics of the slapping and popping techniques, the use of hammer-ons, pull-offs and trills, ghost notes, and the scales and modes that are commonly used when slapping. There are video demonstrations of all essential techniques, and audio files for all of the 63 exercises. There are also backing tracks for each exercise, and all audio is embedded on the same page as the relevant exercise.
What's New in Version 2.0
Minor corrections and conversion to portrait format
Very effective way to start slap bass
A easy to use ebook that makes a nice step into slap bass technique.
A great place to start learning slap bass.
An excellent introduction to playing slap bass. The lessons are clear and progress at a steady rate. Lessons have backing tracks that allow you to play along without having to move between a cd and book. Detailed and well written by an expert bass author, it will have you paying some funky grooves in no time at all.