Basic Electric Bass, Volume III: Basic Rock Patterns and Studies
By James Progris
University of Miami Press
Bass Guitar Method or Supplement
Basic Electric Bass, Volume III consists of 80 exercises and 11 etudes based on the 21 most commonly used figures and patterns in all styles of modern rock music, including soul, hard rock, soft rock, etc. These are arranged progressively, in order of increasing technical demands, both as regards to reading and fingering. Fingering suggestions are included throughout the book as a general guide to help students maximize benefits from the material.