These online bass lessons cover how to play in different bass guitar styles. From Rock to Funk to Jazz, you will learn different styles of bass playing. Learning different bass guitar playing styles will make you a more well rounded musician.
Learn how to choose which plucking hand fingers to use in a basic blues. MP3 Blues Jam Track included.
Learn the classic bass riff from Barney Miller TV show. Bass tablature and 70s nostalgia included.
Learn how to play a shuffle rock bass line that incorporates passing tones. MP3 Jam Track Included.
I ain’t afraid of no ghosts! Learn the main synthesizer bass riff for the “Ghostbusters” theme by Ray Parker Jr.
Learn blues bass line ideas using the Dorian Mode and the Minor Pentatonic scale.
Learn how to play the bass line to “The Crunge” from the Led Zeppelin. Part of this song is in 9/8 which is an odd time signature.
Learn blues bass line ideas using Mixolydian and Major Pentatonic. These are common sounds used in many traditional blues bass lines.
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.
This intermediate bass lesson focuses on playing a blues style bass line in the key of A. MP3 blues jam track included.
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.
The Online Bass Lessons at CyberfretBass.com are in the process of being updated. Below are some bass style lessons from the old website that have not made it to the new one yet.
Blues Bass Lessons
Mr. Beefys Blues - In this free video bass lesson master bass instructor Brian Emmel teaches you how to apply the Mixolydian and Dorian modes to a blues in the key of A.
Funk Bass Lessons
David (Hooks) Williams - Learn the feel good bass line from the James Brown classic I Got You ( I Feel Good).
Rock Bass Lessons
Flea - Learn the intro riff to Californication by the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Roger Waters - Get some money and learn this classic Pink Floyd bass groove in 7/4 time.
Michael Anthony - Run with the devil with this bass groove from Van Halens bassist. Being a bass player is not all about playing flashy lines.