Utilizing the standard Autumn Leaves, Drew discusses and demonstrates constructing walking bass and solo lines.
Techniques covered include:
- How to break away from typical walking bass lines
- Early and delayed resolutions
- Working with listener expecations
- Playing with clarity
- Fast tempos and relaxation
- Ideas for soling over half diminished and ii – V7 – i
This class is valuable for soloists and chordal players in addition to bassists.