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Bass Grade 1

The Bass Grade 1 book has everything you need to sit your Debut Grade exam - all in one place. It covers all the essential technique and theory you need to progress smoothly onto Grade 2.

What you'll learn at Grade 1

- Staccato markings, simple syncopation, dotted note values and eighth notes
- Major and Natural Minor scales; Major and Minor Pentatonic scales; Major and Minor arpeggios; riff playing
- Playback skills

Bass Grade 1 features

- Six Performance Pieces, six styles of rock and pop
- Fact Files: background information on each style with recommended listening
- Walkthroughs: hints and tips on the tricky sections of the Performance Pieces
- CD with full mixes and backing tracks
- Introduction to tone: full amp-setting suggestions
- World class musicians, top-flight production
- Plot your stylistic specialism up through the grades