5-String Bass Guitar

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Bass Guitar

As the bass guitar moves through the 21st Century and the five string bass celebrates its 60th birthday there has never been a better time to make the step up to five string.
The five string bass actually makes playing easier , with many extra hand positions available plus the benefit of the extra low notes (on a bass tuned A-G) which is important as so much modern music is written with bass lines requiring notes below E or high notes for soloing and chords on a bass tuned E - C.

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