Walking Bass Through a 12 Bar Blues

2017-11-01T14:33:24+00:00 November 6th, 2015|12 Comments

In this lesson I’m providing you with a simple walking bass line through a 12 bar blues progression in a jazz blues style


  1. Chris Bravo November 7, 2015 at 5:16 pm - Reply

    hey mark great lesson as ussual, could you add the backing track in the rar file for downloading

    dear regards

  2. Martin s November 8, 2015 at 6:23 am - Reply

    Great lesson Mark. Your always inspiring and you explain things so easily. I love this site. Good on ya

  3. Eric Young November 9, 2015 at 8:56 am - Reply

    hi mark I am a new member and going trough your courses it’s very informative thank you very much for all the lesson I have been fallowing you on your blues lesson great again thank you
    I have been learning a cool blues I found on a sheet music its derived from the blues piano classic blues after hour hours great exercise
    thank you Eric Young

  4. trevor french November 9, 2015 at 11:08 pm - Reply

    i love your meal metaphor! what’s for dessert?

  5. Karen Heyson November 10, 2015 at 11:12 pm - Reply

    Great explanations and since I’m taking a breather from trying to learn jazz on guitar, this feels familiar and totally do-able.

  6. anthony armstrong November 11, 2015 at 3:26 am - Reply

    Mark, you are the Greatest.

  7. Bernard Kowalczyk December 15, 2015 at 4:56 pm - Reply

    Lesson cooked well with arpegios, scales and chromatics, Mark 🙂

  8. Frank December 29, 2015 at 2:42 am - Reply

    Great, as usual. I’m learning a lot of small and very important things, thanks to you. The way you put things makes the learning so clear and easy.

  9. AL January 23, 2016 at 9:18 pm - Reply

    Hey Dude! Good job! Thanks to you I’ll be moving first steps to play bass in a correct way!! keep on walkin’!!!

  10. Doug Lombardozzi February 29, 2016 at 5:09 am - Reply

    Thanks Mark, walking was always something mysterious to me, but you’ve opened the door to a new world.

  11. Herbert Chin July 21, 2017 at 9:46 am - Reply

    I am already loving your lessons even within the first 10 minutes into one of your online tutorials. Your approach is refreshing, riveting and captivating. I can learn for hours and hours to be honest if i have all the time in the world! Thank you Mark. Do keep up with the exellent work!

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