Rockschool – Bass Guitar (Grade 8)

Code: 9781912352685


Publisher: Rockschool Ltd

Grade: 8

Description

The Bass Grade 8 book will be indispensable as you tackle the complex performance and theoretical challenges of Grade 8, which also earns UCAS points towards a university application.

What you’ll learn at Grade 8

  • Time signature changes, two-handed tapping, fast blues basslines
  • Whole Tone, Diminished, Natural Minor and Altered scales, Dominant 7♯5, Dominant 7♭5, Dominant 7♯9, Dominant 7♭9 Arpeggios and Dominant 7th, Major 7th and Minor 7th chords. Diminished arpeggio and Stylistic Study
  • Session work

Learn to play rock and pop with Rockschool. These specially written arrangements develop the skills and techniques you need to help you achieve your musical goals.

For Rockschool’s 2018-2024 Bass series, Rockschool have commissioned arrangements of titles reflecting popular music’s rich heritage in all its forms and have tailored each piece to make it exactly right for the grade. You can also use titles from Rockschool’s Classics series as part of the syllabus.

The arrangements have been written and performed by top session musicians who have worked with some of the biggest names in rock, metal and pop. The tracks were recorded at Real World’s acclaimed recording studios and feature live instruments and first rate performances for an unrivalled level of feel, authenticity and musicianship.

Featuring:

  • Weather Report – Palladium
  • Paul Simon – You Can Call Me Al
  • Primus – Tommy The Cat
  • Chaka Khan
  • David Bowie – Ashes To Ashes
  • Stevie Wonder – Master Blaster
  • 6 Rockschool Originals

Plus:

  • Band and artist fact files with recommended listening
  • In-depth walkthroughs of every track
  • Easy-access downloadable audio
  • Example tests and exercises
LANGUAGE ENG
DIFFICULTY Advanced
STORE Examination Material
PRODUCT FORMAT Instrumental Tutor
GENRE Tuition
RELEASE DATE 2018
ISBN 9781912352685
EDITION NUMBER RSK200059
CATALOG NO. RSK200059

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