Slap Bass Encyclopedia (Book + Online Audio)
A Rhythmic Method for Bass Guitar
30657M

This book contains over 1,000 unique rhythm patterns for developing slap bass technique, inspired and derived from drum rudiments shared by professionals and educators around the world. The exercises are designed to improve an array of aspects across slap and double thump styles: technical ability, precision and timing, rhythmic awareness, speed and accuracy, and dexterity. The Slap Bass Encyclopedia is an inten ...more

Product Number:
30657M
Format:
Book + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Multiple Levels
Notation Type:
N/A
Pages:
92
Binding:
Squareback Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN13:
978-15134-6149-6
Series:
Encyclopedia
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
5/11/2018

This book contains over 1,000 unique rhythm patterns for developing slap bass technique, inspired and derived from drum rudiments shared by professionals and educators around the world. The exercises are designed to improve an array of aspects across slap and double thump styles: technical ability, precision and timing, rhythmic awareness, speed and accuracy, and dexterity. The Slap Bass Encyclopedia is an intensive guide for the curious bass player that wants to improve their slap bass performance. Includes access to online audio.

Key: Slap Style
Key: Double Thump
Key: Fretting Hand
How to Practice
ESSENTIAL PHRASES
Groups of 2
Groups of 2 w/Double Thump
Groups of 3
Groups of 3 w/Double Thump
Groups of 4
Groups of 4 w/Double Thump
READING THE EXERCISES
SLAP STYLE
The Basics
The Basics w/Mutes
Linear Slap Patterns
3-Muted Hit
DOUBLE THUMP
The Basics
The Basics w/Mutes
Linear: Double Thump Patterns
Muted Double Thump Down/Up Variations
3-Muted Hit
PARADIDDLES
Paradiddles: Slap
Paradiddles: Slap w/Mutes
Paradiddles: Double Thump
Paradiddles: Double Thump w/Mutes
TRIPLETS
Triplets: Slap
Triplets: Slap w/Mutes
Triplets: Slap w/Hammer Option
Triplet-Ta: Slap
Triplet-Ta: Slap w/Mutes
Triplet-Ta: Slap w/Hammer Option
Triplets: Double Thump
Triplets: Double Thump w/Mutes
Triplet-Ta: Double Thump
KHALIGI
Khaligi: Slap
Khaligi: Slap w/Hammer Option
Khaligi: Double Thump
Khaligi: Double Thump w/Hammer Option
Khaligi: Double Thump w/Mutes
EXTRA PHRASES
Groups of 2 w/Mutes
Groups of 3 w/Mutes
 
Audio Sample 1
Audio Sample 2
Series: Encyclopedia
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