Books 1, 2, & 3 of the Hal Leonard Bass Method - Second Edition bound together in one easy-to-use volume. Designed for anyone just learning to play electric bass, this edition has been totally revised with all new engravings and photos. Book 1 teaches: tuning, playing position, notes within the first five frets; common bass lines, patterns and rhythms; more, plus over 100 songs, riffs and examples. Book 2: the box shape, moveable boxes, notes in fifth position, major and minor scales, the classic blues line, shuffle rhythm, more. Book 3: more songs, riffs, and examples; sixteenth notes, playing off chord symbols, slap and pop, hammer ons and pull offs, playing different styles and grooves, more. Comb-bound. Note/tab. 143 pp.