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Mastering the Electric Bass Vol 1

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    Introduction & Tuning (5:24)

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    The Modes of the E Major Scale (16:50)

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    F# Dorian Mode (10:00)

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    G# Phrygian Mode (8:25)

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    A Lydian Mode (5:30)

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    B Mixolydian Mode (3:17)

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    E Blues (3:43)

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    C# Aeolian Mode (6:04)

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    D# Locrian Mode (4:12)

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    Blues Variations & Outro Jam (9:08)

In this Homespun video series, bass extraordinaire David Gross takes you through scales and modes in every position, adding octave patterns, arpeggios, rhythm grooves and other devices to expand your musical vocabulary.

Learn to transpose, hear rhythmic changes and understand intervals, chord substitutions and voicings. David also shows you dozens of practice patterns and exercises.

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David C Gross has spent over 20 years making records, writing instructional music books, (Music Sales Corp, Warner Bros Publishing and Hal Leonard Corp.) writing articles for Downbeat, Bassics and Bass Frontiers magazines, instructional videos (Homespun Tapes) and traveling around the world as a bass player. He also owns 144 Music and Arts Inc. an outsourced Arts education company that creates Music, Dance, Theater and Visual Arts programs. 144 Music and Arts brings professional Musicians, Artists, Dancers, and Theater people into the classrooms to conduct hands-on workshops giving students an opportunity to interact with Professionals and learn from Performers they otherwise most likely would not have a chance to meet. David currently writes which revolves around music, fashion, art and growing up in New York City in the 1960’s. And he is happy to report that he is performing again with his band The School of Hard Knocks.

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    Mastering the Electric Bass Vol 1

    In this Homespun video series, bass extraordinaire David Gross takes you through scales and modes in every position, adding octave patterns, arpeggios, rhythm grooves and other devices to expand your musical vocabulary.

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