Since it’s the deepest instrument in the band, many people fail to hear it. Should the bass fail, however, the music lacks that nice (and absolutely essential) vibrating feeling somewhere deep in your stomach. Interested?
The “electric bass guitar”, as the electric bass is also known, has often been shoved off to the side by the electric guitar. But while the electric bass is larger and heavier, it is not at all harder to learn. Your bass instructor will make sure of that.
Groove and timing will be the most important tools in your kit – you will be surprised how important you become all of a sudden. After all, a bass player holds the band together. You are the band’s secret leader, the one who doesn’t need to stand in the limelight.