In this section I offer bass grooves from my various audio methods For each example you have at your disposal the score + tablature, the recording with bass and its playback.
They are classified by levels of difficulty : beginner , intermediateoradvanced
Good groove to everyone !
Groove - Funk / Beginner
Very basic , the bass line doesn’t offer any rhythmic problem. The main difficulty is in the interpretation of the note lengths . In Funk, the alternating of staccato and full notes is a characteristic that helps to give relief and to make a bass part dance
Groove - Reggae-fusion / Intermediate
A mixture of reggae and fusion for this ternary "runs" very pleasant to play once mastered ...
Groove - Funk / Advanced
A good technique is needed to run this very “fast” bass part . The first two beats of 1 and 3 measurements install a groove in contrast with the final phrase at the limit of the bass solo
Groove - JazzRock / Beginner
To play pizzicato or Slap : a bass line that "breathes" ... It emphasizes , punctuates and revives the pianist harmonies. The “fender rhodes” piano sound reinforces the groovy climate of this potential introduction