Online Bass Lesson

Learn how to play the bass guitar. Learn bass easily with these online bass lessons that use video, audio, and tablature. Our free bass lessons, and bass courses will help you learn to play bass.

Featured Bass Lessons

Berry Oakley

Whipping Post Bass Oddity

Learn how to play the bass line to “Whipping Post” from the Allman Brothers. Part of this song is in 11/8 which is an odd time signature.

Shuffle Blues Bass Groove in A

Shuffle Blues Bass Groove in A

This intermediate bass lesson focuses on playing a blues style bass line in the key of A. MP3 blues jam track included.

Low Rider Bass Riff

Low Rider Bass Riff

Learn how to play the classic “Low Rider” bass riff from War. This is a fairly simple bass line and good one for beginning bass players.

Bass Pinky Exercise

Bass Pinky Exercise

Here is a quick exercise to help you build strength and independence in all of your fingers, but giving an extra workout to your 4th finger.

Notes on the Neck of the Bass

Notes on the Neck of the Bass

Learning the names of the notes on the bass is essential. Learn some tips and tricks on how to master the fretboard.