7/27/2018

Songs & Basslines - Music theory for bassists #4 (Primary chords)

In this installment of my "Songs & Basslines" series we will take a look at songs utilizing only the primary chords of a major scale and discuss the five basic bassline building techniques.




Here's a nice bassline with major arpeggios to another classic tune: "Twist & Shout"
The version of David Lindley is especacially nice with all the offbeat-arpeggios:


If you like to learn more about utilizing major arpeggios in your basslines, check out my