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Jazz Bass Lessons: Arpeggios: Basic Inversions: Dominant 7th's - E7

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Now we're gonna do E7.
E7, root position low E,
G sharp, here we go, open E,
G sharp, fourth finger B,
first finger D open.
So we go, that's root position,
and then first inversion, G sharp,
fourth finger B natural one,
open D, E the first finger.
So that's first inversion,
third in the base.
Now, the fifth in the bass.
Second finger on B, open D.
One on E, and G sharp one.
Let's check the G sharp.
Good, okay.
That's second inversion.
Now, here's the third inversion, open D,
two on E natural, one on G sharp and
the B with the fourth.
So here's E7 now.