Oneida James: Groove Mastery - The Bassists Guide to Time, Feel and Rhythm

Books and CDs | Bass Guitar

Publisher: Hal Leonard
Author: Oneida James
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
The Southern Californian Musicians Institute presents their guide to time, feel and rhythm for Bass players. Often regarded as the 'unteachable' elements of musicianship, this book and CD reveals the secrets of timing and locking into a groove, especially for the Bass Guitarist. All aspects of playing against a drummer or drum track are explored, including:

  • Phrasing and note-placement
  • Developing time and feel
  • Using your ears
  • Physical and mental techniques
  • Tips for practicing
  • Ghost notes
  • Laying back
  • Making simple lines more exciting

The accompanying CD includes over 40 playalong tracks with many extended jams for you to groove along.
ISBN: 9780634061202
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 07 July 2005
No of pages: 56
Language: English
Catalogue No: HL00695771