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Book Teaches Plectrum Playing, for All Ability Levels

Plectrum Techniques for Bass GuitarJust about everything you need to know about playing bass with a pick is covered in Stuart Clayton’s Plectrum Techniques for Bass Guitar.

The book, with 201 exercises, can be used by every player — from beginner to advanced. The book also includes four study pieces. All are supported by downloadable audio.

Chapters cover triplets, as well as rock, metal, R&B, funk and pop basslines. There are also chapters on the techniques of Carol Kaye and Anthony Jackson.

The 202-page book is available from Clayton’s Bassline Publishing.

Plectrum Techniques for Bass Guitar Examples: