80-20 Bass - Article #9

80-20 Bass - Deliberate Composition

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The next piece of 80-20 Bass information features a report I wrote back in 2010 – I’m not sure that the original files even exist so this report has got ‘Cracking The Detroit Code’ written all over it. This report is an introduction toa technique I call Deliberate Composition which is the first stage in the process of going from knowing a device (and practicing it so that it is mastered technically) and then taking it and using it in your own bass lines.

There will be a lot of deliberate composition in the 80-20 Course – here’s the report:


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If you missed the previous seven articles in this series then click on the links to check them out:


What is 80-20 Bass?  -  https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-1

What is an 80-20 Bass Device?  https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-2-device

80-20 Bass Line Examples: https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-examples

80-20 Bass - Modifying Devices: https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-modifying-devices

80-20 Bass - Fills https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-fills

80-20 Chord Progressions https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020chord-progs

80-20 Rhythms https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-rhythms

80-20 Bass - Modelling Your Favourite Player (s) https://how-to-play-bass.com/8020bass-modelling