Block: Boogie Woogie

Boogie Woogie

Bass Lesson Block

There are many slightly different versions of the blues form. In this block I will explain some of these variations and we'll look at a blues bassline which has been popular since before the 1930s - the Boogie Woogie.

Blues Form Variation 1

The simplest variation of the 12-bar blues chord changes.

The Boogie-Woogie Blues Pattern

A classic blues bassline applied to blues form variation 1.

Blues Form Variation 2

One of the most common and important blues chord progressions.

Boogie-Woogie on Variation 2

The most typical version of the boogie woogie bassline.

Block: Boogie Woogie