If you want to play chords on the bass and create your own bass chords, it helps to know that chords come from scales.
Different scales will create different chords.
In this bass lesson, I’ll show you how to create lush sounding chords from a simple major scale. I’ll also show you an easy way to voice these chords so that your fingers don’t hate you. After all, the bass is a demanding instrument.
I’ll also show you how you can take a Drop 2 Chord Voicing and create any chord out of it.
One more thing. At the very bottom of this post, you’ll get a free Drop 2 Chord Voicing Cheat Sheet. You can print this out and use as a reference when you practice.[Read more…] about Chords – How to play them on the bass and create your own