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Learn how to get started part 1

 
Learn how to get started on the bass part 1 in this course with bass teacher Antar Goodwin (Sting, Patty Smyth, Nine Days) and music theory teachers Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) and Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). The lessons in this course begin with understanding the role of the bass player, tuning your 4 or 5 string bass, and discussing necessary music theory and rhythmic counting concepts and techniques including the bass clef, whole notes and half steps, the quasi chromatic scale and much more. Music School Online offers individual, on demand bass lessons and courses for you to learn how to play the bass at your own pace, any time, anywhere.
 
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Duration: 00:11:19
Antar Goodwin (Sting, Patty Smyth, 9 Days) introduces you to the bass guitar. He explains the parts of the bass and discusses the function of the bass player. This bass tutorial is the first lesson of the bass toolkit for the beginner level bass player. Music School Online offers many bass video tutorials using current popular songs and a few classics to teach musicians, both new and seasoned, in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play bass at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:16:24
Learn how to tune a 4 string bass guitar. This bass video tutorial is for the beginner level bass player.Music School Online offers many video tutorials using current popular songs and iconic classics to teach musicians, both new and seasoned, in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play bass at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:05:57
Learn how to tune a 5 string bass guitar. This bass video tutorial is for the beginner level bass player.Music School Online offers many video tutorials using current popular songs and iconic classics to teach musicians, both new and seasoned, in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play bass at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:10:00
Learn the basics of music theory continuing with the bass clef. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) explains what the bass clef is, what the acronyms for the lines and spaces are, and how this correlates to the piano keyboard. Music School Online (MSO) presents 66 comprehensive video tutorials to learn pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that will unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory tutorials as a reference guide or an all encompassing education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:16:04
Improve your bass playing skills by developing finger coordination and synchronization in both your hands using this quasi chromatic scale exercise. This bass video tutorial is for the beginner level bass player.Music School Online offers many video tutorials using current popular songs and iconic classics to teach musicians, both new and seasoned, in a fun, connective way. Learn how to play the bass at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:10:31
Learn the fundamentals of music theory continuing with what accidentals are and how they work. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) discusses the three different types of accidentals including flats, sharps, and naturals. He demonstrates how these change the pitch on a piano keyboard for further clarification. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:08:21
Learn the fundamentals of music theory continuing with whole steps, half steps, and enharmonics. Alfie Magliano (Skrizzly Adams, Niykee Heaton, Sean Kingston) explains what each of these are and demonstrates them on the piano keyboard. This is just one of 66 comprehensive music theory video tutorials at Music School Online (MSO) teaching pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. Utilize these music theory lessons as a reference guide or an all encompassing education. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.  
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:02:08
Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from globe-trotting percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West), starting with what is the beat. In this music theory lesson, Matt will introduce the concept of "The Beat" which is essential to the way that rhythm is understood in music. This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music. Music School Online (MSO) presents 66 very comprehensive video tutorials to learn pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that will unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. You do not need to know music theory to be a musician, but you will gain a deeper understanding of how and why music works, which will give you more power to create your own music. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 

 
 

 
Duration: 00:06:58
Learn the fundamentals of rhythmic counting from globe-trotting percussionist, Matt Teitelman (Kanye West). In this music theory lesson, Matt discusses what are quarter, half, and whole notes and how to utilize these to find the beat. He teaches you how to recognize, count, and write quarter notes, half notes, and whole notes, the building blocks of rhythm.  This lesson is just one of many music theory tutorials exploring the study of the language of music. Music School Online (MSO) presents 66 very comprehensive video tutorials to learn pitch, rhythm, melody, harmony, notation, chords, inversions, scales and so much more that will unlock the secrets to communicating with other musicians. You do not need to know music theory to be a musician, but you will gain a deeper understanding of how and why music works, which will give you more power to create your own music. Learn music theory at your own pace whenever and wherever you want.
 
 
 
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