Austrian bassist/composer Bernhard Lackner just released a series of three bass play-along e-books.
Lackner, is a player and educator who has worked with Mino Cinelu, Adam Holzman, Marco Minnemann, Horacio El Negro Hernandez, Adam Nitti, Victor Wooten, Jeff Coffin, Derico Watson, Chester Thompson, Pete Lockett.
The books cover basic tunes (“Start Grooving”), increase in difficulty to the intermediate level (“Step It Up”), and then move up to advanced level tunes (“For The Brave”).
Styles covered int he books rang from blues, pop and funk to Latin styles. Tracks feature players like Minnemann, Thompson and Watson on drums and Jeff Coffin on sax.
Each book features charts (TABs included), and full-mix and minus-bass versions of all songs. All three books, “Start Grooving,” “Step It Up” and “For the Brave” are available at Lackner’s website.