February 18, 2019

Last blog post we looked at playing the minor pentatonic scale in a couple of different fingerings and also
spreading it out over the neck to help us escape the ‘box syndrome’ a lot of players find themselves in. In
this second instalment we’r...

January 29, 2019

Most of us will have played some kind of bassline or lick that is based around this scale, especially in the blues, rock and funk genres. In the following lessons I’m going to show you some ways in which to expand your pentatonic playing by ex...

June 1, 2018

For this LONG overdue blog post wrapping up the top 5 mistakes beginners make, I am going to hand you over to the incredible Vancouver based educator, bass player and luthier Laurence Mollerup who wrote this perfectly worded post on the infamo...

June 22, 2015

Weclome to my brand new website: Bass Lessons Melbourne!

After teaching bass for nearly 10yrs, I decided it would be a good idea to have a place where I can present some of the materials I use in my lessons to a global audience and also  conn...

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