Bass Expo 2014: bass solo piece

11:15AM 24th Feb 2014

For the most part, bass guitar is not a solo instrument, but players like Stanley Clarke and Jaco Pastorius have carved a niche for themselves in that regard. The use of harmonics is a good way of getting round the limited range of the instrument. This lesson has been taken from the Guitar Techniques Play Guitar Now: Bass bookazine and features an extended example of how you can incorporate harmonics into your playing.

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Bass guitar solo lesson

Learn how to use harmonics in a solo performance, then watch our tutor play an inspired extended solo bass piece.