BAGED octaves 5-string bass method

A new method for 5-string bass guitar (BEADG tuning - low B) based on linked octaves.
Allows complete fretboard navigation for standard and 3 notes per string scale and arpeggio box shapes.

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BAGED octaves 5-string bass method


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Octave shapes for A 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 A natural notes plotted over the 5-string bass' fretboard in both the

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5-string bass octave shapes for A natural


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