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Jazz Bass Lessons: One Octave Major Scales - B Major

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Now moving on to B major.
B major is closed position entirely.
There are no open strings in B major.
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We can use the E to check the notes, but
all the notes that we press down as
part of the scale will be closed.
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First finger on B.
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Fourth finger on C sharp.
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First finger on D sharp.
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First finger on E.
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Fourth finger on F sharp.
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First finger on G sharp.
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Second finger on A sharp they call it
there.
[SOUND] A sharp is also B flat,
and then B.
Come down again, B,
A sharp, G sharp, F sharp.
That's fourth finger on B, second finger
on A sharp, first finger on G sharp.
F sharp fourth finger.
Relax the thumb, don't press.
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First finger on E,
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first finger on D sharp here.
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From the F sharp going down,
you can also play
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F sharp, fourth finger,
second finger on E.
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First finger on D sharp.
[SOUND] Fourth finger on C sharp.
[SOUND] Then you're back home.
[SOUND] B major.
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