Octave Method for Low B : 5-String Bass
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Octave Method for 5-String Bass

eBook: Octave Method for 5-String Bass (Low B)

Fretboard navigation method for 5-string bass based on a modification of the CAGED guitar method, using octave shapes rather than open position chord shapes for ease and simplicity of use.

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Book: Octave Method for Low B: 5-string bass

Fretboard navigation method for Low B : 5-string bass based on an instrument specific modification of the CAGED guitar method, using linked octave shapes rather than open position chord shapes for ease and simplicity of use.

Support independent publishing: Buy this book on Lulu.

Octave Method for Low B : 5-String Bass Paper Book


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Octave shapes for C natural on 5 string bass

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This issue demonstrates the octave shapes for 5-string bass with the all important orange letters omitted.

The diagrams that follow show all of the C natural notes plotted over the 5-string bass' fretboard in both the

Guitar Pro and CAGED octaves styles:-

GuitarPro6 C natural octaves

ZZZZZ octaves C natural


5-string bass octave shapes for C natural


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C natural octaves TAB

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C natural octave box shapes pdf


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