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scales

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by Fishbrain, Jun 10, 2001.


  1. Fishbrain

    Fishbrain

    Dec 8, 2000
    England, Liverpool
    Endorsing Artist: Warwick Bass and Amp
    what is the scale u use most when riting or improvising?

    wher can i find sed scale?
     
  2. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    'I never play scales' - Joe Pass
     
  3. 6-stringjazz

    6-stringjazz

    Jun 1, 2001
    Abq NM
    What's a scale?
     
  4. i use that one scale that has the fifth in it. you know, the one that jaco always used... i forget what it's called.
     
  5. Lovebown

    Lovebown

    Jan 6, 2001
    Sweden
    Oh.. the "jaco scale" well that's a classic everyone uses it because of the fifth.

    /lovebown
     
  6. "Scales are for weighing things." -unknown
     
  7. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    I always clean the scales off my bass before I grill them. Mmmmm, striped bass in butter and garlic :D
     
  8. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Amen brother.
     
  9. Fishbrain

    Fishbrain

    Dec 8, 2000
    England, Liverpool
    Endorsing Artist: Warwick Bass and Amp
    i thought scales were good?

    and even if you dont like them i'd like to know some
     
  10. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
  11. Fishbrain

    Fishbrain

    Dec 8, 2000
    England, Liverpool
    Endorsing Artist: Warwick Bass and Amp
    cant u giv me scale names so i dont hafta search and i can just ask my teacher to show me
     
  12. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Melodic Minor
    Double Harmonic
    Eight Tone Spanish
    Overtone
    Lydian Diminished
     
  13. Pacman

    Pacman Layin' Down Time Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Apr 1, 2000
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Endorsing Artist: Roscoe Guitars, DR Strings, Aguilar Amplification
    Can you just play them for me, so I don't have to do any work? :rolleyes:
     
  14. Be nice, people. :)
     
  15. jazzbo

    jazzbo

    Aug 25, 2000
    San Francisco, CA
    Not a chance in....um, never mind.