Bass Guitar Lessons

Bass Guitar Lessons

We will cover beginner and some intermediate bass guitar lessons (all information is simplified to allow the user to fully comprehend the lessons). Feel free to download, print out, and share the files with other bass guitar players (and while you are at it, feel free to let others know about our website).

Bass Guitar Lessons

We are constantly updating our how to play bass guitar lessons page so we encourage you to check back often – you don’t want to miss out…

1 – Learning the Names of the Strings VIDEO CLIP! 
2 – Basic Bass Guitar Tuning VIDEO CLIP!
3 – How to read Tablature (Bass Guitar) HANDOUT!
4 – Simple “Harmonics” VIDEO CLIP!
5 – Tuning with “Harmonics” VIDEO CLIP!
6 – Tuning with an Electronic Tuner VIDEO CLIP!
7 – Tuning the Bass by Ear VIDEO CLIP!
8 – Learn the Notes on the “E” VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
9 – Learn the Notes on the “A” String VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
10 – Learn the Notes on the “D” String VIDEO CLIP!
11 – Learn the Notes on the “G” String VIDEO CLIP!
12 – Sharps / Flats Examples on the “E” String VIDEO CLIP!
13 – Sharps / Flats Examples on the “A” String VIDEO CLIP!
14 – Minor Pentatonic Scale #1 VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
15 – Simple Bass Walk in “A” VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
16 – Bass Guitar “Root Notes” HANDOUT!
17 – How to play the “Money” Bass Line VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
18 – Picking Exercise (4 – Finger) VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
19 – “E” String Octaves VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
20 – “A” String Octaves VIDEO CLIP!    HANDOUT!
21 – Basic “Slap and Pop” Technique (Part 1) VIDEO CLIP!
22 – Basic “Slap and Pop” Technique (Part 2) VIDEO CLIP!
23 – Understanding the “Keys” HANDOUT!
24 – Simple “Country Walk” VIDEO CLIP!
25 – Simple Bass Walk in the Key of “E” VIDEO CLIP!
26 – Simple Bass Walk in the Key of “F” VIDEO CLIP!
27 – Simple Bass Run in the Key of “Am” VIDEO CLIP!
28 – Bass Scale in the Key of “G” VIDEO CLIP!
29 – Bass Picking Exercise #2 VIDEO CLIP!
30 – Picking Sequence for Exercises 2 , 3, 4  VIDEO CLIP!
31 – Bass Picking Exercise #3 VIDEO CLIP!
32 – Bass Picking Exercise #4 VIDEO CLIP!
33 – Blues Scale for Bass – Position #1 HANDOUT
34 – Bass Practice Tips / Information HANDOUT
35 – Bass Practice Schedule / Information HANDOUT

Let us know if there is a certain lesson (or subject) that you would like to see covered, and we will do our best to add it to the collection of bass guitar lessons above.

  Email all suggestions to AVCSSGuitarWorld@gmail.com

Bass Guitar Lessons