Considered "The Standard" in bass method books. In The Evolving Bassist
you will learn bass-line construction, technique, and music theory; and most important, you will apply these concepts to playing classic jazz standards such as Have You Met Miss Jones, Embraceable You, The Song is You
, Rufus's own composition It's the Nights I Like
, blues changes, rhythm changes, modal music and more will be demonstrated.
This millenium edition includes more transcriptions from his recorded solos; original compositions arranged as duets; new etudes, and additional ways to learn tunes and conceive better bass lines. The Evolving Bassist is designed to take you through the process to help you become that consummate bass player.