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Jazz Bass Lessons: Major Modes - C Major

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C major, starting
from low E on the bass.
And we're gonna stay just
down in the lower positions.
We're gonna stop at the end
of B flat position.
[SOUND] Open E.
[SOUND] F with the first finger.
[SOUND] Fourth finger, G.
[SOUND] Open A.
[SOUND] Second finger on B.
[SOUND] Fourth finger on C.
[SOUND] Open D.
[SOUND] Second finger on E.
[SOUND] F with the fourth.
[SOUND] Open G.
[SOUND] A with the first finger.
[SOUND] Just like that.
Second finger on B, and
then C, coming back down.
[SOUND] C four.
[SOUND] B, two.
[SOUND] A, one.
[SOUND] G, open.
[SOUND] F, with the fourth.
[SOUND] E with the first.
No, E with the second.
[SOUND] D open.
[SOUND] And C with the fourth finger.
[SOUND] B with the second finger.
[SOUND] Open A.
[SOUND] G with the fourth,
and then F with the first.
[SOUND] Low E.
Now once, I'm just gonna play it a teeny
bit quicker just so you hear the sound,
this is not for you to, I don't want
you to try to play it this fast,
just to hear the sound of that.
you go.
That's giving you an idea
of the shape of it.
What I'd like you to do is
be able to sing it too.
Practice singing along.