Block: The Rhythmic Pulse

The Rhythmic Pulse

Bass Lesson Block

In this first lesson block on rhythm, the goal is to play a steady, consistent pulse. All other rhythms center around this pulse. You can't play bass without developing this inner sense of the musical pulse.

About Rhythm

The importance of rhythm and studying rhythm.

Metronomes

What metronomes are and how to use them.

Keeping the Beat

How to practice your sense of time and keeping a steady beat.

Playing a Steady Pulse

Practicing an even and constant stream of notes.

Block: The Rhythmic Pulse