"More than your average lesson! This course is great! It teaches you more than just the basic steps of how to play bass."
**COURSE UPDATED 11/19/15
**OVER 1300 SATISFIED STUDENTS
What is this course about?
Learn to play the electric bass guitar. It is a BEGINNER level bass guitar course that will cover everything you need to go from a total beginner to playing your first scales and songs. You will learn about strings, frets, playing techniques, scales, improvisation and much more.
Why take this course?
- Learn everything you need to know to start playing the bass guitar.
- Learn your first songs on bass guitar
- Learn about scales, frets, strings and progressions
Do you want to learn an instrument and be able to confidently play the songs you love for family and friends, jam with musicians, or even play on a stage with a band?
If so, then this bass guitar course is right for you!
You'll be playing recognizable music in no time!
What kind of materials are included?
Over 50 lectures that walk you through an understanding of the instrument!
Many charts and practice mp3 files to increase your mastery!
How long will the course take to complete?
Students should expect to practice in order to get the results that they want and should use these lectures over and over again as a resource.
How is the course structured?
The course is broken down into 12 Sections:
2) Bass Basics
3) Playing Your First Song
4) Seven Nation Army
5) The Minor Scale
6) The Major Scale
8) The Pentatonic Scale
9) Special Techniques
10) Popular Basslines
11) The Grand Finale
***This course is designed for those whom are BEGINNERS. You will start with the basics and work your way into some more advanced concepts like using various scales and progressions.
***DON'T take this course if you are an ADVANCED bass guitar player. This course is meant for beginners who want to learn to play.
***Instructor uses a guitar pick for the entire course.
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Mr. Guarino is a certified teacher, online entrepreneur and former YouTube sensation. He is a graduate of Iona College and Lehman College where he earned degrees in both Marketing and Education. He can play many different musical instruments such as the guitar, drums and electronic keyboard at the same time. His YouTube channel "Matty G the Musician" earned him millions of YouTube hits, thousands of fans and led to work on an MTV show and a commercial for the 2010 Grammy Awards. He also has some acting credits on IMDB. He loves to be creative and enjoys starting new businesses. He has spent the last four years running the music program at schools in the Bronx and Westchester County, and was recently featured on the Udemy blog for his course on Garageband (OCT 2015). He is very excited to be a part of the Udemy community and hopes to inspire his students for years to come.