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Classical Songs on Bass?

Discussion in 'Tablature and Notation [BG]' started by Osama_Spears, Jun 22, 2003.

  1. I'm sorry if this has been done already.

    But,I was wondering if anyone could gimme some tabs on some famour classical stuff?

    Like Fur Elise,Moonlight Sonata...

    all that good stuff:)

    thank you.

    P.S- guys...please don't bash me for whatever it is I'm doing wrong:oops:
  2. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA
    Stu Hamm does a 2 handed tapping version of Moonlight Sonata. Guitar Pro ;) ;) has it.

    http://www.activebass.com had a lesson for a tapping version of Fur Elise too.
  3. THis is the 2nd time I forgot to look @ GP4 -_-

    thanks man:)

  4. Dondi


    May 3, 2003
    There are a few books of arrangements for bass guitar of classical pieces. But first, How can I get you to read regular notation? If you get good at it the world of music will truly open up for you.
    Okay, speech over. There are two nice books of pieces by J.S. Bach: "J.S. Bach for Electric Bass," by Josquin des Pres. Its published by Mel Bay Publications and comes with a reference CD.
    There is also a "J.S.Bach for electric Bass," published by Hal Leonard. This one has three duets included in the pieces.
    These books have both standard notation and tablature.
    Go to it! Once you learn these pieces you will still want to play them because they are all great music.
  5. Is there a tab for that Stu Hamm version of moonlight sonanta?
  6. switchblade

    switchblade Guest

    May 31, 2003
    London, England, UK
    Yeah there is stupidmatt said there was. Check out active bass or something for it.
  7. Matt Till

    Matt Till

    Jun 1, 2002
    Edinboro, PA

    You gotta get Guitar Pro. It cost money. ahemunlessyoudownloaditforfreeonkazaacoughcoughahem then get the tabs at My Song Book.com .