How to play the root 5th, octave

Bruce Gertz Lesson time: (1min 37sec)

After the theory comes the practice. Bruce demonstrates how to play exercise 1 using the root and fifths only.

About the instructor


Bruce Gertz is an award-winning bassist (acoustic and electric), composer, educator, and author. He is a professor of bass at Berklee College of Music, where he has taught since 1976.

Bruce is the recipient of National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Performance Award Grant, Massachusetts Cultural Council Musical Composition Award, and numerous awards for outstanding bassist, from Boston Music Awards, A.S.C.A.P. Plus Popular Awards, and multiple recognition awards from the International Association of Jazz...  read more

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Contemporary Bass Guitar Grooves

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29 lessons (1h 11m) Advanced video features Downloadable sheet music Mobile, tablet & desktop access 100% satisfaction guarantee