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Beatles Best tab book

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by bass_extremes, Jul 28, 2005.

  1. bass_extremes


    Jul 9, 2005
    does anyone know if the Beatles Best song book includes bass it says its a vocal/piano/guitar song book but says nothing about bass. If it doesnt does anyone know of a beatles song book that has alot of there greatest hits like this one?
  2. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Vocal/Piano/Guitar "Song Books" usually give you 'piano bass'(what a piano player might play with his Left Hand); sometimes, what's transcribed is close enough for what you can play on a bass...most of the time, not.

    Check out The Beatles Complete Scores...though there are some typos & maybe a few errors, it's worth having, IMO.

    There are a couple of Transcribed Scores Bass Books for Beatles' tunes...IIRC, there was a "Red" one & a "Green" one.

    Check out www.bassbooks.com &/or www.halleonard.com
  3. Pruitt


    Jun 30, 2005
    Danbury, CT
    There are a few Bass transcribed/tabbed Beatles books available on Amazon. There are ones for the old Red & Blue greatest hits albums and also a couple of ones that have various different songs on them. I own both the Red & the Blue one and have found them to be fairly accurate. They also include the lyrics for the songs as well as standard notation transcriptions and tab for bass. ;)

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