Learn Walking Bass On Guitar WHILE Playing Chords – Jazz Guitar Lesson (Part 1)

Learn Walking Bass On Guitar WHILE Playing Chords - Jazz Guitar Lesson (Part 1)

This is the first of a 2-part series on how to play Walking Bass Lines on Guitar. Learn a technique used by the greats such as Joe Pass, Tuck Andress and Martin Taylor. Subscribe to be the first to know about new lessons!

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Walking Bass On Guitar – Learn To Play Bass Lines With Chords – Jazz Licks / Vocabulary – Bass Lines – Jazz Guitar Lesson – Dave Niskin
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  1. Jazz and 'sounding' jazzy have always been a mystery to me, although I play country/bluegrass which do have a similar approach when it comes to soloing. This is a very eye-opening lesson and I thank you for that. Explaining material like this in 20 minutes is a challenge. You are a marvelous teacher. Thanks Dave!

  2. Walking bass line is something i have been struggling to work out for a long time, after watching this video i finally understand the ideas behind it. Thank you so much, you are an amazing teacher 🙂

  3. Wow! What a great lesson! Thanks Dave
    I was wondering is that Maton custom made? And how does it compare to your Taylor since you play fingerstyle?

  4. Wow, this is so great!! Thanks for sharing your knowledge with us. Looking forward to Part 2 as well..

  5. This is great..hope you will share more tutorials and knowledge..thank you very much in advance…

  6. This is gold! Thank you Dave, can’t wait for the second part!

  7. Thank you!

  8. Very nice Dave. We've been waiting to hear from you here in California. Anyway, I find learning the walking bass to be very challenging, even though I play guitar including playing some Bossa Nova. With Bossa Nova I play the bass notes of course, but simultaneously with the top notes of the chord. Pinch and/or play them at the same time. In any event, this is timely, because I still want to learn the walking bass and appreciate you taking on this lesson. Thank you!!

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