Any difference with reading music on a 5 string?

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by deadweeds, Nov 7, 2002.

  1. deadweeds


    Oct 28, 2002
    Harbor Beach,MI
    Are there any differences if you're learning to read music on a 5 string instead of a 4 string?...and if so what are they....

  2. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member

    NO - if you're talking about writing music for 5-string, then obviously you have a wider range, you can write in lower notes.