Bass Workshop - Volume 1 contains essential and in depth musical training for the bassist. Over 100 pages covering standard notation reading NO TAB. Bass Line Construction, Reading Bass Lines, Chord Tones, Inversions, Approach Notes, Styles, Understanding Harmony, Soloing Ideas, Beat Placement, Cuban Tumbao Exercises, Rhythmical Awareness, Developing a Groove, Reading odd time signatures, A Glossary Of Scales, Clavé Patterns, Chart Geography and Using Music To Develop Technique. Introducing a more musical way of thinking into your bass playing. Learning music and the facts of music is arguably the best way that you will get better on your instrument. In Bass Workshop I simply offer the facts of music and the essential skills you need to know in order to function effectively as a 'Musician playing the Bass'. I urge you to take each example, each exercise to the next level.