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Jazz Bass on Top

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by Hal Leonard

Written by Andy McKee.

A Guide to Left-Hand Technique. Contains tablature. Softcover. 9x12 inches. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard. (HL.00701375)

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A one-of-a-kind, comprehensive approach to left-hand technique for the double bassist, Bass on Top features 50 classic jazz songs with precise fingerings to help you gain mastery of the fingerboard. Songs are presented in order of difficulty, creating the perfect workbook for classroom situations, or for any individual who wants to develop a solid foundation for soloing and walking basslines. Songs include: All of Me · Bye Bye Blackbird · Don't Get Around Much Anymore · The Girl from Ipanema · Lullaby of Birdland · A Night in Tunisia · Satin Doll · Tail Feathers · and more.

Songs Include:

  • A Night In Tunisia
  • Afternoon In Paris
  • All Of Me
  • Along Came Betty
  • Anthropology
  • Au Privave
  • Autumn Leaves
  • Bass Blues
  • Billie's Bounce (Bill's Bounce)
  • Bloomdido
  • Blue Skies
  • Blues In The Closet
  • Bohemia After Dark
  • Bye Bye Blackbird
  • Confirmation
  • Dig
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore
  • Doxy
  • Epistrophy
  • Four
  • Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
  • I Remember Clifford
  • In A Sentimental Mood
  • In Walked Bud
  • Interplay
  • Invitation
  • Israel
  • Lament
  • Lester Left Town
  • Lullaby Of Birdland
  • Milestones
  • Moose The Mooche
  • My One And Only Love
  • Nardis
  • Oleo
  • Ornithology
  • Pent Up House
  • Ray's Idea
  • Receipt Please
  • Recorda-Me
  • Satin Doll
  • Scrapple From The Apple
  • Self-Portrait In Three Colors
  • Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
  • Solar
  • Tail Feathers
  • Teen Town
  • The Girl From Ipanema (Garôta De Ipanema)
  • Well You Needn't (It's Over Now)
  • Yesterdays

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