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Alfred's Basic Bass Method, Bk 1: The Most Popular Method for Learning How to Play (Alfred's Basic Bass Guitar Library) Details

Recognized for over 50 years as the best-paced and most comprehensive guitar method available, Alfred's Basic Guitar Method has introduced over 3 million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. Alfred's Basic Bass Method is the newest addition to the family, and features clear, well-paced instruction covering popular styles like rock, blues, country, and jazz. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Bass Method---the first and best choice for today's beginning bass students. Book 1 covers all the necessities including how to hold your bass, tuning your bass, right- and left-hand technique, the basics of reading music, notes on all four strings, scales, licks, songs, how to read TAB, and playing slides and accents.


Did not have the cd which is referred to often in the book. Also seems that you know notation. Totally useless. I returned and bought The Complete Idiot's Guide to Playing Bass - which has the cd, assumes you know nothing and takes everything in small steps - Perfect for a beginner like me. Don't buy the Alfred's Basic Bass Method.