About major scales in lower positions
During this course you will learn the major scales in twelve keys in the lower positions. We will explore all the aspects of musical knowledge and technique involved in playing these scales on the lower part of the double bass.
The skills and techniques you learn from this course will stay with you and will be a valuable guide in your future endeavours of playing the acoustic bass.
We hope to be of help as you establish your musical and technical foundations and wish you great success with your double bass playing!
What you will learn from this course
The concepts and skills you'll gain:
- Establish each major scale using it's structure
- Locating the scale runs on the fingerboard
- Shifting between positions
- Playing in tune and learning ways to check intonation
- Adjusting finger patterns to gain a logical fingering
- Alternate finger patterns to be able to play the same scale different ways
- Recognising common finger patterns
- Basic reading skills as you read through the sheet music
What is included in major scales in lower positions
This course contains:
- 15 lessons
- 15 videos (totalling over 2 hours)
- 12 sheets of accompanying music
- 12 playalong tracks
Introduction - An introduction to the course where you will learn major scales in lower positions
Second And Third Interim Position
Third And Fourth Interim Position
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