Bass Lines by wpr1947


									                                     Bass Lines
Here are the first four bars of the melody, showing the chords I have decided to use:

Using the root of the chord only:

Rhythm pattern using the root of the chord:

Using the root and 5th notes of the scale:

Using the root, 3rd and 5th notes of the scale:

Using a Bass riff – short repeated rhythm:
Using an ostinato – a short repeated melody:

Using a walking bass – a bass line moving mainly by step on the beat:

Using a drone – a long held note in the bass:

Using chromatic motion:

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