Block: Applying Patterns To The Blues

Applying Patterns To The Blues

Bass Lesson Block

Once you have the 12-bar blues form memorized, we can start applying note patterns from earlier lessons to it. In this lesson block we'll apply some of the common patterns we've covered and some chord patterns to each chord in the blues.

Applying Roots to the Blues

The most basic of blues basslines.

Applying Roots and 5ths to the Blues

Creating simple basslines with roots and fifths of each chord in the blues.

Applying Root, 5th, Flat 7th and 8 to the Blues

A strong and easy-to-play pattern on the blues.

Blues with Major Triads

Applying simple major triad patterns to the blues progression.

Dominant 7ths on the Blues

Defining the dominant 7th sound in a blues bassline.

Major 6ths on the Blues

Applying the root, 3rd, 5th, and 6th pattern on the blues progression.

Block: Applying Patterns To The Blues