Complete Learn to Play Bass Manual
The ultimate bass guitar manual. It assumes you have no prior knowledge of music or playing the guitar.
This bass book teaches the essential techniques of bass guitar, along with how to read traditional music notation, guitar scales, chords, and rhythm notation. The accompanying CDs contain several jam-along tracks for you to play your solos over, or improvise with. There are sections on tuning, chord types and a glossary of musical terms. After completing the book, you will be ready to play in a band or perform solo.