Book Review: "Classical Masterpieces for Electric Bass, Volumes I and II"

Ready to take your reading, technique, and musicality to the next level?
By E.E. Bradman ,

Classical Masterpieces for Electric Bass [Bassbooks.com]
Classical Masterpieces for Electric Bass, Vol. II [Bassbooks.com]
Ready to take your reading, technique, and musicality to the next level? Consider these slim volumes a motherlode of melodic ideas and a refreshing alternative to intermediate-and advanced-level sight-reading exercises. Playing through this well-chosen selection of 100-plus staples from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries—from Ravel’s “Bolero” and Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” to Pachelbel’s “Canon” and a whole lotta Bach and Beethoven—will do wonders for your eyes, hands, and ears. Each volume includes composer biographies and performance notes.