Afro-Caribbean & Brazilian Rhythms for the Bass (Book/CD)

Afro-Caribbean & Brazilian Rhythms for Bass

This instructional book with CD covers the rich music derived from a fusion of West African, Europen and indigenous Indian cultures of the Caribbean region. Click product for full description!

  • Price: $24.95

Afro-Cuban Bass Grooves, by Manny Patino & Jorge Moreno (Bk/CD)

Afro-Cuban Bass Grooves, by Manny Patino & Jorge Moreno (Bk/CD)

By clearly demonstrating the "clave" and "tumbaos," this book will help every bass player learn these fundamental Latin rhythms (Click on product for full description). Now 40% off!

  • Price: $19.95

Essential Styles for Bass, by Dino Monoxelos (Book/CD)

Essential Styles for Bass, by Dino Monoxelos (Book/CD)

This book demonstrates different styles of music for bassists to play and provides ideas about what to play in different situations. Styles include Blues, Rock, Country, Funk, Latin, Jazz and Rhythm and Blues. CD included.

  • Price: $19.95

Flamenco Bass Method, by Mariano Martos (Book/CD)

Flamenco Bass Method, by Mariano Martos (Book/CD)

Flamenco Bass method is divided into Rumbas, Tangos, Tanguillos and Bulerías. The exercises are conducted in a progressive manner to assist in learning. CD includes 94 exercises + 4 loops. English/Spanish (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $41.95

Funkifying the Clave:Afro-Cuban Grooves for Bass & Drums (Bk/CD)

Funkifying the Clave:Afro-Cuban Grooves for Bass & Drums (Bk/CD)

Designed for drummers and bass players, this book/CD lays out a step-by-step approach to combining Afro-Cuban rhythms with rock, funk and jazz.

  • Price: $29.95

Funkifying the Clave:Afro-Cuban Grooves for Bass and Drums (DVD)

Funkifying the Clave:Afro-Cuban Grooves for Bass and Drums (DVD)

Matching DVD to the best-selling book dealing with Afro-Cuban rhythms. Includes performances with Wayne Krantz and Bill O’Connell. (Click product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

Latin Bass, by David Keif and George Lopez (Book/CD)

Latin Bass, by David Keif and George Lopez (Book/CD)

This must-have manual for all bassists teaches how to play Afro-Cuban and Brazilian styles. Also includes a list of artists for recommended listening (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $15.99

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Book 1

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Book 1

A thorough method for both electric and upright bass, designed to guide bassists to mastery. Covers rhythmic skills, grooves and practice in all styles, plus ear training, theory and more (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $29.95

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Book 2

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Book 2

Picking up where Book 1 leaves off, Book 2 continues to build strong technique, ear skills and musicality with obtainable goals. Includes further explanations of theory and simple chord progression analysis and much more (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $24.95

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Books 1 and 2

Mastering the Bass, by Bruce Gertz, Books 1 and 2

A thorough method for both electric and upright bass, designed to guide bassists to mastery. Buy both books together and save (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $54.90

John Patitucci, "Electric Bass Complete" (DVD)

John Patitucci, "Electric Bass Complete" (DVD)

A complete guide to funk, samba, reggae, jazz, shuffle, baiao, Latin and rock, as well as insight into soloing (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $39.95

World Beat Grooves for Bass, by Tony Cimorosi (Book/CD)

World Beat Grooves for Bass, by Tony Cimorosi (Book/CD)

This book profiles 18 distinct styles of world music. The accompanying CD features full-band demos of all 18 styles, including: bossa nova, calypso, mambo, maracatu, merengue, reggae, rumba, salsa, samba, ska, tango, tumbão, zydeco and more (Click on product for more info).

  • Price: $14.95