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“The Pattern System for the Bass Player” by Ariane Cap and Wolf Wein Now Available
Sheet Music & Instruction

“The Pattern System for the Bass Player” by Ariane Cap and Wolf Wein Now Available

Ariane Cap’s and Wolf Wein’s new book “The Pattern System for the Bass Player” is now available. The 330-page book is packed with diagrams and exercises to teach fretboard proficiency as well as improvisation and mental practice.

BassCon Online 3 Scheduled for April 16-18
Events

BassCon Online 3 Scheduled for April 16-18

After two successful events last year, BassCon Online is back for the third time. The three-day event will be held April 16th through the 18th with an amazing roster of bassists giving lessons.

Ariane Cap Announces “The Pattern System for the Bass Player”
Sheet Music & Instruction

Ariane Cap Announces “The Pattern System for the Bass Player”

Ariane Cap has followed up her smash hit “Music Theory for the Bass Player” with a new instructional book, “The Pattern System for the Bass Player”.

Bass Transcription & Interview: Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”
Transcriptions

Bass Transcription & Interview: Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”

Tim Fletcher is back with a new bass transcription, and this one also includes an interview and analysis. Check out the transcription (and the story behind it) on Ariane Cap’s “El Soprano Diddle”.

Become A Bassist Summit Offers Free Master Classes August 10-14
Events

Become A Bassist Summit Offers Free Master Classes August 10-14

Luke McIntosh of Become A Bassist has unveiled an amazing online event for bassists. The Become A Bassist Summit is scheduled for August 10th through the 14th with nearly 20 world-class bassists and teachers. It’s also free for a limited time.

Mark J. Smith and Ariane Cap: J.S. Bach Prelude #2
Bass Videos

Mark J. Smith and Ariane Cap: J.S. Bach Prelude #2

It’s always a good day to share Bach, especially if it’s performed with two basses. Today we’re featuring Mark Smith and No Treble contributor Ariane Cap making a duet out of the genius composer’s work, Prelude #2.

Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap: With or Without You
Bass Videos

Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap: With or Without You

Our good friends Magnus Sjöquist and Ariane Cap put together this cool video featuring a U-Bass duo. In this clip, they perform a cool arrangement of U2’s “With or Without You,” with some great solos along the way.

Ariane Cap Offers Free Webinar on How to Teach Music Online
News

Ariane Cap Offers Free Webinar on How to Teach Music Online

With the global pandemic affecting our livelihoods, musicians are figuring out ways to continue their work. Many are looking to teach online lessons, but there’s a learning curve. Ariane Cap is here to help with a free webinar on “How to Teach Music Online.”

Groove – Episode #62: Ariane Cap
Groove Podcast

Groove – Episode #62: Ariane Cap

You may know her best from her Talking Technique lessons on No Treble, but if you haven’t dug deeper on the impressive career of bassist, Ariane Cap, you don’t know what you’re missing. Ari is our guest for this month’s episode of Groove.

The World of Marleaux: Best Friends
Bass Videos

The World of Marleaux: Best Friends

Marleaux is celebrating 30 years in business this year. So Lisa Wulff, Lisa Köberlein, Nicole Badila, Joanna Dudkowska, and Ariane Cap got together to put together a special video to mark the event. “Best Friends” is an epic bass tune, written by Wulff.

Solo Bass Night Series Launching This November
Events

Solo Bass Night Series Launching This November

Ariane Cap and Josh Cohen have teamed up to create Solo Bass Night, a performance series that features and promotes solo bass music. The concerts have their roots from an event nearly 15 years ago.

Talking Technique: Dominant 7 13 Chords (No Treble 10th Special Edition)
NT10

Talking Technique: Dominant 7 13 Chords (No Treble 10th Special Edition)

We have a special “Talking Technique” episode in honor of No Treble’s 10th anniversary this month. It's all about Dominant 7 13 Chord (and some birthday celebration too).