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Jaco Pastorius

‘A Portrait of Jaco’ was written to reflect the work of legendary bassist Jaco Pastorius, both as a solo artist, and with pioneering fusion outfit Weather Report. The bassline for this piece is a busy, syncopated part that is very challenging to play up to tempo. As well as the groove elements, it also features […]

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Bass Play-Along Vol. 50
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Bass Play-Along Vol. 50 – Jaco Pastorius

The Bass Play-Along Series will help you play your favourite songs quickly and easily. Just follow the tab, listen to the audio to hear how the bass should sound, and then play along using the separate backing tracks. The charts feature authentic transcriptions based on the original recordings.

ISBN: 978-1-4803-9244-1
Number of Pages: 72

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Play Like Jaco Pastorius
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Play Like Jaco Pastorius – The Ultimate Bass Lesson

Study the trademark songs, lines, tones and techniques of the world’s greatest jazz-fusion bassist Jaco Pastorius. This comprehensive book and audio teaching method provides detailed analysis of Pastorius’s gear, techniques, styles, songs, riffs and much more.

ISBN: 978-1-4803-9245-8
Number of Pages: 88

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The Essential Jaco Pastorius
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The Essential Jaco Pastorius

This transcription book features 16 songs recorded by legendary bass player Jaco Pastorius, both as a solo artist and as a member of Weather Report.

ISBN: 978-0-634-01767-4
Number of Pages: 104

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Jaco Pastorius
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Jaco Pastorius – The Greatest Jazz/Fusion Bass Player

This transcription book features 14 songs featuring legendary bass player Jaco Pastorius. Each of these pieces were originally recorded with acclaimed jazz-fusion band Weather Report and feature some of Jaco’s most remarkable performances.

ISBN: 0-634-01768-3
Number of Pages: 96

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Jaco Pastorius
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Jaco Pastorius – Signature Licks

This book is a tutorial book containing the trademark grooves and solos of Jaco Pastorius, the man who revolutionised the bass guitar.

ISBN: 0-634-01752-7
Number of Pages: 56

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A Portrait of Jaco: The Solos Collection
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A Portrait of Jaco: The Solos Collection

This book is a tutorial book containing 12 solos recorded by Jaco Pastorius. This is a career-spanning book that covers not only his solo work, but his time with Weather Report and Pat Metheny, as well as his trio work with drummer Brian Melvin.

ISBN: 978-0-634-01754-4
Number of Pages: 64

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Licensing Music for Print…

I’ve been writing transcription books for nearly twenty years now. During that time, I’ve come to the inescapable conclusion that no matter how difficult the material you’re transcribing, the hardest part of the whole process is still getting everything correctly licensed. This year I went through the licensing procedure for a book called Bass Monsters […]

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Fretless Bass
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Fretless Bass

An ideal supplement to any bass method, this book with online audio uses 18 actual songs in various styles to teach key elements of the electric fretless bass, such as intonation; harmonics; keys, scales and intervals; and more.

ISBN: 9780634080531
Number of Pages: 112

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Advanced Fingerstyle Study #2

This challenging study piece was written as a resource for working on up-tempo fingerstyle funk grooves similar to those played by bassists such as Jaco Pastorius and Rocco Prestia. In addition to these complex fingerstyle lines, the piece also includes unison sections and chordal parts. Don’t forget to hit the Download Resources button above to […]

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