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Music Theory 105 - Basslines.
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What is the second most important note in bass line creation?
The root note helps to define the harmony. True or false?
The 3rd in the C Major, C Minor and C Dominant 7th chords is the same note. True or false?
The bass guitar sounds one octave lower than it's written on the staff. True or false?
A sharp symbol in front of a note tells us to ___________.
play the note up a whole step
play the note up a half step
play the note down a whole step
play the note down a half step
The bass gives a sense of _____ to a musical performance.
Which list best describes (in order) the 'evolution of bass'?
Electric Bass Guitar, Double Bass, Tuba
Tuba, Double Bass, Electric Bass Guitar
Tuba, Electric Bass Guitar, Double Bass
Double Bass, Tuba, Electric Bass Guitar
What is a walking bassline?
A bassline that has a strong relationship to the kick drum
All answers are correct
A funky syncopated bassline
A bassline based on a 1/4 note pulse
A string played without pressing a fret down on the neck is called _____________.
an open string
a passing note
The Bass Clef is also known as the _______.
Using a pick produces...
A full rounded sound
A bass player should play as many fills as possible to keep add flavor to the song. True or false?
What are the notes for the four strings on a bass guitar and how do they correspond to the strings on a guitar?
The four strings on a bass guitar are E-A-D-G and they are also the 4 low strings on a guitar pitched an octave lower
The four strings on a bass guitar are A-E-D-G and they are an octave higher than the four low strings on a guitar
The four strings on a bass guitar are D-G-B-E and they are an octave higher than the four top strings on a guitar
How do you call the basic foundational note of a chord?
The Key Signature
The Treble Clef is also known as the _______.
The lines of the Bass Clef represents which notes (from bottom to top)?
F A C E
E G B D F
G B D F A
A C E G
What is the fifth of a C Dominant 7th chord?
An eighth note is broken down into ___ sixteenth notes.
The Fender Jazz Bass produces more 'mid-range' tone than compared to the Fender Precision Bass.
They sound about the same
Music Theory 105
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