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Motown bass : a step-by-step breakdown of the bass styles and techniques of Motown / by Dave Rubin.

Rubin, Dave (Author).
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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Main Library MT599.B4 R82 37684000709301 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Main Library MT599.B4 R82 37684000684793 Library Stacks Not holdable Lost 01/22/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 0634015206 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 1 score (61 p.) ; 31 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : H. Leonard, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Learn the trademark bass lines of 15 Motown classics"--Back cover.
Excerpts of various songs for voice and bass guitar with chord symbols; in staff and tablature notation.
Accompanying compact disc contains demonstrations on various excerpts.
Formatted Contents Note:
Ain't too proud to beg / The Temptations -- Dancing in the street / Martha & the Vandellas -- For once in my life / Stevie Wonder -- Get ready / Rare Earth -- I can't help myself (Sugar pie, honey bunch) / Four Tops -- I heard it through the grapevine / Marvin Gaye -- I second that emotion / Smokey Robinson & the Miracles -- It's the same old song / Four Tops -- My girl / The Temptations -- My guy / Mary Wells -- Reach out, I'll be there / Four Tops -- Shot gun / Jr. Walker & the All Stars -- Stop! in the name of love / The Supremes -- What's going on / Marvin Gaye -- You keep me hangin' on / The Supremes.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom McGirr, bass ; Doug Boduch, guitar ; Scott Schroedl, drums ; Warren Wiegratz, keyboards.
Subject: Bass guitar music
Bass guitar music > Instructive editions.
Rhythm and blues music

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